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  1. Bill Would End 'Custody For Care'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Hartford Courant

    State officials and parent advocates gave different versions Tuesday of how often, and why, the Department of Children and Families takes custody of children with severe behavioral health problems - and whether the practice should continue. Advocates, including a group of adoptive parents, told the legislature's Committee on Children that a proposed bill that would prohibit DCF from "requesting, recommending or requiring" that parents relinquish their custodial rights when seeking mental health treatment for their children is needed to stop a practice known as 'trading custody for care.'

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  2. Along Old Native American Indian Trails From New Haven City Limits Into WoodbridgeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | The Hartford Courant

    I'm not a big fan of the direction apps on my iPhone . Give me a general location and a quick glance at a Google map and I can usually find the place.

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  3. Jury Returns $5.8 Million Verdict Against Hartford HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Hartford Courant

    A Superior Court jury Tuesday awarded $5.8 million to the family of a Naugatuck man who survived open heart surgery only to die when Hartford Hospital personnel failed to reconnect the wires of his pacemaker before giving him a potent narcotic. William Ashmore, 68, underwent successful cardiac surgery to repair a heart valve on Oct. 26, 2011.

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  4. State Disciplines Three NursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    In the steroid case, the board fined RN Michael Mase of New Milford $3,000 and placed his license on probation for a year. He has said he started using steroids in connection with power lifting and that he bought them for his own use and to share with friends, records show.

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  5. Community News For The West Hartford EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Riverside Reptiles will bring reptiles and amphibians to Mandell JCC on Zachs Campus, 335 Bloomfield Ave., for a hands-on experience for children and families. The event will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22. Cost to attend is $5 per child in advance and $8 per child the day of the event.

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  6. Community News For The West Hartford EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The 21st annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16, at the West Hartford town hall auditorium, 50 South Main St. The event draws nearly 400 people each year and is free and open to the public. Natalie Mendes, of the West Hartford African American Social & Cultural Organization, one of the sponsoring organizations, will provide the introduction.

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  7. Hiking A Pioneering Trail Into Four Towns And BackRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    When someone mentions the Quinnipiac Trail, a 24-mile-long path from the banks of the Quinnipiac River to Roaring Brook Falls, exploring Sleeping Giant State Park tops the list. But while spectacular, the trails that snake across Mount Carmel, a traprock ridge shaped like a sleeping giant, can be difficult, dangerous and not exactly family-friendly.

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  8. Suspected Bank Robber Fled Police Through Woods And WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A car chase and foot pursuit of a bank robbery suspect that involved a half-dozen police agencies Monday was an example of good interagency cooperation, Wolcott's police chief said Tuesday. No one was hurt after the police pursuit through four towns and cities and foot chase through woodland and a river near the Naugatuck-Beacon Falls line, some 20 miles from the robbery in Southington.

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  9. Milford Police: Suspected Burglars In Custody After I-95 Crash With Police SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A call to police about an idling van that looked out of place led to the apprehension of two burglary suspects Wednesday morning - but not until a highway crash that damaged a police SUV, injured a suspect and snarled rush-hour traffic, police said. A second suspect was wounded when he was bitten by a police dog, Officer Michael DeVito said during a press conference, according to a live feed carried by NBC CT.

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  10. Boxcar Can Stay In Teen's Yard Despite Neighbors' Complaint, Woodstock Panel RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Fifteen-year-old Orion Newall Vuillemo stands atop the 44,000-pound boxcar that he bought and recently had moved to the backyard of his family's home in Woodstock. Fifteen-year-old Orion Newall Vuillemo stands atop the 44,000-pound boxcar that he bought and recently had moved to the backyard of his family's home in Woodstock.

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  11. Hartford Might Be Spared Unneeded Third RegistrarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    If all goes well next week, Hartford will lose its third registrar of voters, an appendage as unnecessary as a third foot. A quirky state law has saddled the capital city with three registrars and their staffs for several years.

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  12. 15-Year-Old Buys 44,000-Pound Boxcar; Now Comes The Hard PartRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Orion Newall, 15, a student at Woodstock Academy and a train enthusiast, bought a 1930 boxcar for $1 after finding it listed online for sale from a Waterbury railyard. On Wednesday, the boxcar was prepared for transportation to Newall's Woodstock home where he will work on the restoration for the next couple of years.

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  13. Four Connecticut Teens Arrested For Online Threats Involving ClownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Creepy clown sightings have been taking the nation by storm. Florida is the most recent state to experience multiple appearances.

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  14. Coltsville Memorial Thievery DespicableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    An extraordinary amount of work is going into making Coltsville a national park - and then some vandal comes along and steals part of the Samuel Colt monument. Give it back, thief.

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  15. An Entrepreneur Who Brings Video to SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Vice president of engineering Ayaad Alshamroukh, left, of Naugatuck, and software engineer Dan Guzman, right, of Stratford, work on a whiteboard at Discover Video's office in Wallingford Aug. 19. Vice president of engineering Ayaad Alshamroukh, left, of Naugatuck, and software engineer Dan Guzman, right, of Stratford, work on a whiteboard at Discover Video's office in Wallingford Aug. 19. His previous companies have taught him about the risks of working with private venture capitalists. His latest company, Discover Video, is growing fast -- but is only accepting loans and grants from the state, not private venture capital.

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  16. Closing Arguments Begin In Connecticut School Funding TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Hartford Superior Court Judge Thomas Moukawsher listens to an attorney for the plaintiffs question Sharon Locke, right, about her experiences as a district administrator in New Britain Public Schools. Locke now serves as the superintendent in Naugatuck.

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  17. Police Say Strippers' Dispute Over Money Led To ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Two young women who were initially best of friends as they performed at the Hollywood Connecticut Strip Club in Southington had a falling out over money that was so bad that eventually they could not work together and, according to an arrest warrant, prompted one to set the other's stepfather's business on fire. Willow Martin, 19, of Naugatuck, was charged Tuesday with second-degree arson, third-degree burglary, possession of burglar's tools, first-degree criminal mischief, attempted first-degree criminal mischief and five counts of conspiracy.

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  18. Naugatuck Men Arrested On Robbery, Weapons ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Hector Cruz, 22, of Wooster Street and David Rivera, 21, of Tolles Square both were charged with first-degree robbery, weapon in a vehicle, third-degree larceny, carrying/sale of a dangerous weapon and possession of drug paraphernalia. They also were charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery and third-degree larceny, they said.

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  19. Kenya Warner First Windsor Girl To Win Heptathlon ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    On Monday, Kenya Warner became the first girl in the history of the Windsor track program to compete at the heptathlon championship. After a strong start in the first five events, Warner finished with 4,007 points to beat Naugatuck's Jasmine Grey by 157 and Glastonbury's Danielle Brinckman by 267 at Willow Brook Park.

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  20. From The Falls Of Egypt Brook To The Top Of Beacon Cap Along The NaugatuckRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A trip along the 5.5-mile-long Naugatuck Trail to Egypt Brook and Beacon Cap in Beacon Falls and Bethany. As children, we dream of climbing up the stairs to our grandparents' attic, pushing away the cobwebs and finding a dusty old chest.

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