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Stonington High principal to retire
Murphy, 63, said he plans to do more teaching at University of St. Joseph in West Hartford and spend more time with his grandchildren.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Sam Pasco Trio Performs at Intensive Education Academy
The Sam Pasco Trio performed holiday songs for the students at the Intensive Education Academy on Dec. 6 at the school's campus at 840 North Main Street in West Hartford .
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Donations from 1st Annual WeHa Whiskey Festival presented to Camp Courant, Town that Cares
Representatives of the Town That Cares Fund as well as Camp Courant received a dose of holiday cheer Dec. 13 when they each received a check for $4,500 from the 1st Annual WeHa Whiskey Festival.
Parents, Some Ideas To Keep School Break From Breaking You
Whether your family celebrates the holidays around a menorah, a tree, or nothing at all, the one thing most parents have in common this time of year is what to do with the kids over school vacation.
Robeks: Freshly Squeezed Health-To-Go
It seems like every year, there's more and more of a push to try to eat healthfully.
South Windsor's Gingerbread House Festival Amazes
The largest gingerbread house exhibit in New England got a bit larger this year.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Best Ornament Ever: Taylor Swift Guitar, West Hartford Board of Education, Women in Networking
Behold, the greatest Christmas ornament in the history of history: The "Taylor Swift Guitar Ornament That Plays 'Red' When You Hit That Button in the Back ".
Blue Plate Kitchen to Open in West Hartford in Mid-January
The much-anticipated Blue Plate Kitchen - the sister restaurant to Hartford's popular City Steam Brewery - is nearing a mid-January opening at its Bishops Corner location, according to general manager and business partner Anthony Sousa.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Parking Ban Announced for West Hartford
In anticipation of a storm that is expected to dump between 6 and 9 inches of snow on the area, John Phillips, West Hartford's director of public works, has issued a parking ban that will take effect at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14. The parking ban will continue until further notice, according to a press release.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Conard High Students to Help Maintain Salmon Eggs to Restore Fish Population in River
The following is a press release: State Sen. Beth Bye of West Hartford watches on Friday as a student in Andrew Plantz's Science Investigational Skills class at Conard High School transfers Atlantic salmon eggs from one container to a cooler.
Connecticut Winter Storm Watch Awards Update 12/13 - Mulcare, Foster Tied
Voting is now underway for Connecticut! We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote ! If you have voted already, tell your friends .
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Bolton Singer To Perform With Concora
On Saturday, Dec. 14 and Sunday, Dec. 15, bass David Kennedy of Bolton will perform with CONCORA when the professional choir presents "Christmas with CONCORA."
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Decision on 'Kidnapped' West Hartford Girl's Custody Expected Next Week
A final decision in the Justina Pelletier case is expected to be handed down at a hearing next Friday, Dec. 20, according to multiple sources.
Tastes And Toasts: New Year's Eve Dining
It's the last meal of the year, so make it a good one. These Connecticut restaurants are offering sumptuous tasting menus, decadent specials and lots of champagne for New Year's Eve .
University Of Hartford Honoring Arts Patron Jonathan Bruce
An event to honor arts patron and gallerist Jonathan Bruce will be held Sunday, Dec. 15, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Slipe Gallery at Bruce's alma mater, University of Hartford , 200 Bloomfield Ave. in West Hartford .
Wed Dec 11, 2013
West Hartford Yoga Instructor Moved by Community's Support in Her Adoption Effort
The recent attention that West Hartford Yoga instructor Nykki Poole has received in her efforts to adopt a Bulgarian boy with Down Syndrome has resulted in more than $6,000 in donations since late November.
West Hartford's The Bridge to Offer Parent Leadership Training Institute
The Bridge is offering the Parent Leadership Training Institute from January through June 2014 through its Family Resource Center at Charter Oak International Academy.
Text saves woman from being sold into sex slavery and prostitution
The woman was kidnapped and tossed into a car, but was able to keep her cell phone.
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Northstar Wealth Partners Macomb Among 'Best Of Best'
Northstar Wealth Partners , a respected wealth management firm headquartered in West Hartford area, announced today one of their Partners, Romaine Macomb CFP, AIF recently attended the annual Barron's Top Women Advisors Summit, hosted by Barron's magazine to promote best practices in the industry and the value of advice to the investing public.
West Hartford Department of Public Works Deploys Personnel for Snowfall [Updated]
The temperature has remained above freezing for most of the day, which makes the salt application very effective, Phillips said.