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  1. New Britain Eyes Mid-2017 Start For Smalley WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The city will go ahead with its plan to seek state aid for renovating and expanding Smalley School, but Mayor Erin Stewart said it's too early to know if the $53 million cost estimate is correct. The common council this week voted unanimously to ask the state Department of Education to pay nearly 80 percent of the cost.

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  2. Berlin To Cover State Aid ShortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The town will use $500,000 from its surplus account to cover $408,013 in known shortfalls in next year's budget caused by cuts in state aid to municipalities. The appropriation, approved by the town council, does not include any money that might be needed to pay for whatever the impact to Berlin is from $20 million trimmed from the state budget late last month by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy before he signed the 2016-17 budget passed by state lawmakers.

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  3. Connecticut Native Serving Aboard U.S. Navy DestroyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Inquiring News

    A 2005 Emma Willard School graduate and New Britain, Connecticut native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided missile destroyer, USS Rafael Peralta. is a hosptial corpsman aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer operating out of Bath, Maine.

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  4. Odpust Festival Coming To New BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    There will be Polish music, Polish food, carnival rides and a raffle featuring 12 prizes including computers, $500 gasoline gift cards and a 2016 Ford SUV. The festival runs from 6 to 11 p.m. on June 24 and from 5 to 11 p.m. on June 25. It will be held in the parking lot of the church at 158 Broad St. More information is available at 860 229-0081.

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  5. Kris Dunn and Ricky Rubio playing together? Thibodeau noncommittalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | TwinCities

    ... in college and in the NFL one day. I think I had the talent to do all that and to get there." Thibodeau is from New Britain, Conn., which is about an hour away from New London. Dunn said he would have an easier time bonding with his new coach ...

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  6. Weston Students Honored In State's National History Day CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Weston Daily Voice

    Four students from Weston won awards at the State's National History Day competition, which was held recently at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain. The students were expected to go on to the national competition, which will be held at the University of Maryland in June.

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  7. New Britain Project Creates Rift Between Mayor, LawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A dispute about the cost of renovating Smalley School led to uncommonly harsh words Wednesday between Rep. Rick Lopes, D-New Britain, and Republican Mayor Erin Stewart . Stewart suggested in a daytime radio interview that the disagreement was fueled by the upcoming Democratic primary, leading Lopes that evening to accuse Stewart of making a "shameful, disrespectful and childish statement."

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  8. Berlin Proposing Scaled-Back Police Station PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A scaled-down $16 million police station, smaller and less expensive than the $21 million proposal rejected by voters in 2014, will be the subject of a public hearing July 19. The town council scheduled the hearing Tuesday night after accepting a detailed report on the proposed police station from the town Public Building Committee. Council members will likely vote on the proposal July 26. Council approval means that financial planning will start on the eventual bond issue needed to raise money.

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  9. US Congress Gets Plan for Averting Nuclear War with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | OpEdNews

    ... My name is William Dunkerley. I am a media business analyst and organization-development expert based in New Britain, CT. I have extensive in-country experience in analyzing Russian media organizations from top to bottom and in investigating the ...

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  10. What AR-15 owners think about their guns and OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... control debate after Orlando. Gun owners are part of that debate, too. A craftsman at the Stag Arms company in New Britain, Conn., holds a newly assembled AR-15 rifle in this 2013 file photo. In the wake of the San Bernardino, Calif., massacre last ...

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  11. CREC Medical Professions And Teacher Preparation Magnet School Class Of 2016 Ready To SucceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The graduating class of CREC Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Magnet School Thursday was encouraged to move forward, embrace change and to never stop "As students you are at a distinct point," said Andrew Skarzynski, principle of CREC Medical Professions and Teacher Preparation Magnet School. "Your education is complete but your learning is not over."

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  12. DOT: Bristol Passenger Rail Would Be Too CostlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Re-establishing passenger rail service between Berlin and Waterbury would cost more than $500 million and attract no more than 800 riders a day, state transportation planners reported Thursday. In the last months of a multi-year, $1.25 million study, the transportation department is saying that passenger service on the tracks that run through New Britain and Bristol isn't financially feasible now or in the short-term future.

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  13. Revs to Face Cosmos in Round of 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | New England Soccer Today

    ... Revolution and Cosmos have never faced each other in tournament play, but did meet for a 2013 club friendly in New Britain, Ct. Should New England beat New York, then it will host the winner of the Philadelphia Union-New York Red Bulls Round of 16 ...

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  14. Snide captures decathlon championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... (26th), Keri Ticino (28th) and Hailey Covillion (34th) competed for the Terriers. At the New England meet in New Britain, Conn., Snide was 10th in the 110 hurdles, Clark finished 14th in the javelin, Reno Tuttle placed 24th in the discus, Keri ...

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  15. New Britain High's Class of 2016 Celebrates GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The commencement Thursday for New Britain High School brought a series of calls for the graduating seniors to move on from the city's classrooms and build careers, families and successful lives. "A world of endless opportunity awaits us, and our potential is as wide as the ever-expanding universe," valedictorian Hawley Brown told her classmates on the field of Veterans Memorial Stadium.

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  16. How to reduce mass shooting deaths without banning gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A 30-round magazine, left, and a 10-round magazine rest below an AR-15 rifle at the Ammunition Storage Component company in New Britain, Conn. A ban on assault weapons - similar to the one enacted by Congress in 1994 - could be effective at reducing the number of people killed and injured in mass shooting attacks similar to the one in Orlando.

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  17. 145 Goodwin Tech Grads Told To Cultivate HappinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Cheers and camera flashes lit up Central Connecticut State University 's Welte Hall on Wednesday night as 145 graduates of E.C. Goodwin Technical High School received their diplomas. "We believe in you and wish you all success in your career and the big dreams you have for your future," said Darlene Hurtado, the commencement speaker and Literacy Volunteers executive director.

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  18. Berlin Council To Get Suggested Charter ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Ending the non-partisan status of school board candidates and making mayor its own elective office are among charter changes the town council will get Tuesday in a report. The 45-page document, compiled since April by the town's charter revision commission, recommends new commissions, changes in some office terms and other amendments to the charter - the blueprint document spelling out how the town operates.

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  19. Onakpoma jumps to New England titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... Saturday by winning the triple jump at the New England track and field championships at Veteran's Stadium in New Britain. He took the title with a jump of 47 feet and 1.5 inches on his first attempt. "The New England Championship is really an ...

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  20. New Britain Is The Winner HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    ... loser in this venture is clearly the city of Hartford and the Rock Cats/Yard Goats. The winner is the city of New Britain and its mayor, Erin Stewart . When faced with losing the Rock Cats, she responded quickly by bringing in a new team and ...

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