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Opting out is one option for parents who disagree with state education testing

A Jan...

Author/productivity coach Lisa Lelas to speak at B.I.G. meeting at MCC

Nationally-recognized productivity coach and best-selling author Lisa Lelas will share her insights and expertise on staying organized at the February meeting of the Manchester/South Windsor Believ...

Relay for Life kicks off in Plainfield

Plainfield Town Hall was the site of a Relay for Life Kick-off event on Feb. 6...

Gov. Malloy pushes universal pre-K to legislators

Telling state legislators that no child should miss the opportunity for pre-Kindergarten classes, Gov...

Scout Pack 111 carries on Pine Derby tradition

Plainfield Cub Scout Pack 111 held its Pinewood Derby at the Pachaug Outdoor Club on Feb. 8...

Families of disabled adult children meet at state Capitol

Family members of individuals with life-affecting disabilities were given the floor to share their concerns with legislators in Hartford on Feb. 7...

Journalism & Media Academy offers high school students ‘real life’ experiences

State-of-the-art technology, one of the largest green screens in New England and the ability to build a work portfolio while earning class credit: these may sound like the qualities of a reputable...

Break the winter blues with a Connecticut day trip

With weather making local residents largely homebound for several winter days, many are dreaming of trips to tropical locations...

Flexer calls for sex assault bill

State Rep. Mae Flexer (D-44) is throwing her support behind the introduction of a bill that would address the prevention of sexual assault on the state’s college campuses...

‘Lost Egypt’ exhibit arrives at CT Science Center

Have you ever wondered how we know what people ate and how they lived thousands of years ago?...

Plainfield High School boys' basketball team looks for consistency

Plainfield fans had to wait three minutes before Ryan Pambuku hit the shot that would give him his 1,000th point in a boys' basketball game against Killingly on Jan. 23...

Citizens call for tougher blasting laws

The first time Maine Drilling and Blasting set off a charge on a Reardon Road property in Thompson, Joseph Janeczek and two friends were working in his garage on Riverside Drive...

Health insurance enrollment fair held in Plainfield

The Plainfield Senior Center was the site of an AccessHealthCT enrollment fair on Jan. 15...

We can all help stop elder abuse, neglect and exploitation

An older woman used to keep an immaculate house – now it’s in disarray, with food scraps and dirty laundry in evidence...

Plainfield superintendent excited about upgrades

Plainfield Superintendent Ken DiPietro discussed plans for making $4 million in facilities upgrades with the Board of Education during its meeting on Jan. 8...

Intellectual/Development Disability Caucus forming in Connecticut

The formation of an Intellectual/Development Disability Caucus in Connecticut has the Executive Director Leslie Simoes of the Arc, Connecticut feeling hopeful...

Forecasters say: CT's economy to keep improving, fewer federal pitfalls

The economic forecast for Connecticut in 2014 is that the state will continue to see slow growth, and won't be hindered by the national economy...

GED requirements changes ushered in with 2014

The New Year has ushered in significant changes in the way people can seek high school credentials through GED testing...

Experts say honesty, positive mindset and language keys to keeping New Year’s resolutions

Jeff Forte used to have a sweet tooth for the small Snickers bars. He would keep a bag in his freezer and then grab one when the craving hit...

The year in film: Best & worst of 2013

Calling any movie definitively “the best of the year” is impossible, because taste is subjective...

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