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  1. Youth Fishing Derby Saturday In EnfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Anglers 15-years-old and younger can participate in Saturday's derby at Freshwater Pond in Thompsonville. Registration is not required to participate. The derby will begin at 9 a.m. with a air horn blast. Anglers will have until 11 a.m. to catch the biggest fish.

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  2. Pizza Deliveryman Takes Beating During Attempted CarjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    A pizza deliveryman was assaulted and robbed in the South End Monday but was able to keep the thieves from stealing his Jeep, police said. The robbery happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. outside 308 Maple Ave., Sgt.

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  3. Police: Bristol Man's BAC Nearly 5 Times Legal Limit After CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    Police say a Charles Robert Mishler, of Bristol, was arrested in Middletown Sunday with a BAC nearly 5 times the legal limit. Police say a Charles Robert Mishler, of Bristol, was arrested in Middletown Sunday with a BAC nearly 5 times the legal limit.

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  4. Glastonbury Hosting Skateboard Competition SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hartford Courant

    Skaters can participate in beginner, advanced beginner or intermediate categories. Skaters in the "beginners" have limited experience, know basic skills and can ride the ramps without too much difficulty.

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  5. Hartford Police Respond To Reports Of ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 30 | The Hartford Courant

    The incident marks the city's sixth shooting in a period of two weeks, after a wave of violence that has left five dead.

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  6. Zac Brown Band At XfinityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | The Hartford Courant

    Upon its release earlier this spring, the Zac Brown Band's "Jekyll + Hyde" immediately topped the Billboard 200, making it the band's third straight album to reach that position. While the band's sound has traditionally orbited jam-band rock and mainstream country, "Jekyll" adds a few twists: pop-EDM swashes on "Beautiful Drug," suitably grungy textures on "Heavy is the Head" , even a swerve toward big-band swing on "Mango Tree" .

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  7. Man Steals Woman's Cell Phone, Pushes Her To The Ground, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 29 | The Hartford Courant

    A city man was arrested early Friday after he stole a woman's cell phone and pushed her to the ground, police said. Officers found Sandeep Singh, 24, of 12 Park St. nearby and charged him with third-degree robbery and sixth degree larceny, they said.

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  8. Capital Community College Graduates 477Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | The Hartford Courant

    After 10 years at Capital Community College, Margaret Monts, 74, walked across the stage of the Connecticut Convention Center Thursday evening, graduating with a certificate in early childhood education. Monts persevered through the program despite hospitalizations during nearly all of her twenty semesters, including two this past term.

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  9. Major Road Reconstruction Required To Fix Persistent West Hartford SinkholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | The Hartford Courant

    Work began Thursday on a major road reconstruction project intended to fix a persistent sinkhole on Farmington Avenue near the intersection of LaSalle Road, according to the town. The problem was first discovered on Nov. 25, 2014, by a police officer on patrol who noticed the sinkhole and "25-foot wide distress cracks near the crosswalk on LaSalle Road," the town said.

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  10. Enfield Celebrates Head Start Program's 50 t h AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | The Hartford Courant

    Students, staff, families and town dignitaries attended a ceremony Wednesday at Enfield Head Start to celebrate the program's 50th anniversary. "Head Start has served over 30 million children since 1965, growing from an eight-week demonstration project to include full-day [and] -year services and many program options," Director Debbie Clement.

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  11. Town Moving 'Full Speed Ahead' On Glastonbury Riverfront ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Hartford Courant

    An independent geotechnical firm hired by the town has confirmed that the use of riprap along the banks of the Connecticut River will protect the Riverfront Park's $2 million boathouse for decades. During a presentation to the town council Tuesday, Allen Marr, founder and CEO of Geocomp, reviewed the history of drainage and soil movement problems at the new Riverfront Park along with potential solutions.

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  12. East Hartford To Seek Bonds For Senior Center, New EquipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Town officials are planning a referendum to seek approval for funding for a new senior center, among other capital projects. The town is seeking to spend $5 million for a new senior center, as well as $4.62 million on new equipment and school projects.

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  13. 'The Serious And The Smirk' At MattatuckRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Deacon James Brown , artists unknow, is s part of the portrait exhibit titled "The Serious and the Smirk." In his novel "Nicholas Nickleby," Charles Dickens wrote, "there are only two two styles of portrait painting: the serious and the smirk."

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  14. Wesleyan Football Player Arrested After Trying To Ram Police CruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Hartford Courant

    A 23-year-old Wesleyan University football player is facing a litany of charges, including assaulting a police officer and reckless endangerment, after police say he tried to ram a police cruiser with his jeep, slammed head first into another vehicle and then struggled with officers in an attempt to hurt himself. Police had stopped a vehicle on William Street Sunday at approximately 12:45 a.m. Sunday morning when they heard the sound of an engine revving further down the street and saw a brown Jeep Liberty accelerating toward them at a high rate of speed, police said.

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  15. Weaver Baseball Wins Well-DeservedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Hartford Courant

    It was great to read the article reporting Weaver High's first baseball win in a long time [May 21, Page 1, "After 98 Tries, Weaver Gets A Breakthrough"]. What most people reading this don't realize is that the Weaver varsity squad is the only baseball team at Weaver.

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  16. Connecticut State Police Memorial Day Weekend Crime and Traffic Stats ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Patch.com

    ... 301 accidents including 54 with injuries and no fatal accidents. Monday: Roving Patrols - Route 44 corridor from Barkhamsted to Salisbury, Route 8 in Winsted and Routes 7 and 63 in Goshen, Cornwall, Sharon, and North Cannan Monday: Roving Patrols - ...

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  17. Connecticut State Police Memorial Day Weekend Crime and Traffic Stats ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Patch.com

    ... 301 accidents including 54 with injuries and no fatal accidents. Sunday: Roving Patrols - Route 44 corridor from Barkhamsted to Salisbury, Route 8 in Winsted and Routes 7 and 63 in Goshen, Cornwall, Sharon, and North Cannan Monday: Roving Patrols - ...

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  18. Memorial Day DWI Checkpoints in Connecticut: When and WhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... Danbury and Waterbury within Troop A patrol areas Troop B Friday: Roving Patrols - Route 44 corridor from Barkhamsted to Salisbury, Route 8 in Winsted and Routes 7 and 63 in Goshen, Cornwall, Sharon, and North Cannan Saturday: Roving Patrols - Route ...

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  19. Ex-Finance Director Of Plymouth Sentenced To 30 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Saying he was mystified at why a man with two decades of community volunteer work would suddenly start embezzling money, a federal judge on Friday sentenced the former finance director of the Town of Plymouth to 30 months in prison. When David Bertnagel gets out of prison, he has to repay the $808,000 that he swindled and then come up with $146,000 for federal taxes that he never paid, Judge Jeffrey Meyer ordered.

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  20. Memorial Day Weekend Traffic Enforcement Planned by State PoliceRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | State of Connecticut

    ... 95 N/B Exit and Entrance 46 ramps at intersection with Long Wharf Drive Roving Patrols - Route 44 corridor from Barkhamsted to Salisbury, Route 8 in Winsted and Routes 7 & 63 in Goshen, Cornwall, Sharon and North Canaan Roving Patrols - Route 44 ...

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