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  1. Fungus Killing Gypsy Moth Caterpillars, But Infestation Isn't Over YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Connecticut experts are worried that another dry spring and early summer could result in a renewed outbreak of gypsy moths in the state. Connecticut experts are worried that another dry spring and early summer could result in a renewed outbreak of gypsy moths in the state.

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  2. Glastonbury Sodium Hydroxide Spill Was Intentional, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Manuel A. Sastre, 54, of Wethersfield Avenue in Hartford was arrested May 22 and charged with third-degree burglary, first-degree criminal mischief and discharge to the waters of the state without a permit, police said Thursday. He was released on $50,000 bail and is due in Superior Court in Manchester June 7, according to court records.

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  3. Finding Remnants Of Girl Scout Camp Francis While Exploring The Wilds Of KentRead the original story

    May 27, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Peering through the clouded windows of the lone building remaining standing from the days of Camp Fracis is like opening a time capsule. Inside sits a large dust-covered chest with the name "Sawdust Engineers" carved into the side along with the names "Snoopy," "Rebecca," "Wolf" and "Jill P" etched underneath.

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  4. Old Saybrook Police Seek Public's Help In Expensive Bracelet TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Police in Old Saybrook are asking the public to help them find two people they want to question in connection with the theft of a bracelet valued at $12,500. Police said the bracelet was stolen about 3 p.m. Wednesday from the Saybrook Antique Center at 756 Middlesex Tpke.

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  5. For Candy-Tossing Parade Marchers, One Town Has A Ban On OverhandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    That's the rule this year for marchers who throw candy into the crowd. Scott Saunders, the parade co-chairman, said the "gentle" underhand policy will be enforced.

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  6. Coginchaug Boys, Old Saybrook Girls Win Shoreline ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    CLINTON - Before the Shoreline Championships, Coginchaug boys track and field coach Mike Ford let the team's captain Flynn Molkenthin in on a little secret.

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  7. Flash Fire Forces Evacuation Of Somers High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    A flash fire in a chemistry lab burned one person and triggered an evacuation at Somers High School Tuesday afternoon, emergency dispatchers said. Tolland County Mutual Aid dispatchers received a report of the flash fire about 12:30 p.m., executive director Tyler Millix said.

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  8. Former UConn Students Faces 103 Charges Of Vandalism For Anti-Trump Graffiti At CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    A former UConn student who now works as a community organizer in the Mansfield and Willimantic area was arraigned this week on 103 counts of criminal mischief for writing anti- Trump graffiti around the UConn campus over several months. Eric Cruz Lopez, 22, who lists addresses in Brideport and Storrs, admitted to UConn police to scrawling an anti-Trump slurs and the word "pest" in and around the Homer Babbidge Library and other nearby began buildings, according to the warrant for his arrest.

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  9. Investigation Targets Southington Middle Schoolers, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The investigation involves juveniles who attend both middle schools in town, Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School at 33 Pleasant St. and John F. Kennedy Middle School at 1071 South Main St., Sgt. Jeffrey Dobratz said Wednesday afternoon.

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  10. Hartford Police: Man Threw Bloody Knives, Plates, At Officers During StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    A domestic disturbance spiraled into a violent confrontation with police Tuesday night during which a man barricaded himself in an apartment and threw bloody knives, plates - and a microwave oven - at responding officers, police said. In the end, no one was seriously injured and the man, William Blanch, 52, was taken to St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center for treatment of injuries and a mental evaluation.

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  11. Fiancee Says She Doubts Aaron Hernandez Killed SelfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    In a phone call to his fiancee only hours before he died, Aaron Hernandez gave no indications he was going to kill himself and ended the call by telling Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez "babe I gotta go, they are shutting the doors." Jenkins Hernandez, in a two-part interview airing on the Dr. Phil show Monday and Tuesday, said too many things don't make sense surrounding the death for her to believe the former NFL star from Bristol committed suicide.

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  12. Teen Arrested, Charged With Sex Assault In Torrington High School, Police SayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The 17-year-old was charged with criminal attempt to commit first-degree sexual assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and risk of injury or impairing the morals of a minor, they said. The assault happened after school hours around Dec. 6, Det.

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  13. Vista Sets the Stage for a Man of La Manchaa at The KateRead the original story

    May 9, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The fanciful adventures of Don Quixote will unfold at The Kate in Old Saybrook as Vista Life Innovations presents "Man of La Mancha" May 19, 20 and 21. Under the direction of Old Saybrook resident Pat Souney, this production features a unified cast and crew starring 10 performers from the shoreline theatre community alongside 16 students and members of Vista Life Innovations, a community-based program that supports the personal success of individuals with disabilities. "Audiences will get totally involved in the story and will fall in love with this model of all-ability theatre," said Souney, an award-winning director who has staged over 350 productions and established the Guilford High School Theatre Arts Program.

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  14. Pop Weight Loss Opens New OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Pop Weight Loss co-owner Kerry Potts, nutritionist Jennifer Thomas, director of nutrition Kara Ganssle and nutritionist Evelyn DeDominicis cut a ribbon to mark the opening of the new office at 74 New London Turnpike in Glastonbury. Pop Weight Loss co-owner Kerry Potts, nutritionist Jennifer Thomas, director of nutrition Kara Ganssle and nutritionist Evelyn DeDominicis cut a ribbon to mark the opening of the new office at 74 New London Turnpike in Glastonbury.

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  15. Hartford, Union Reach Deal To Save $4 Million Over Six YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The city has reached a tentative deal with one of its largest unions that would save Hartford nearly $4 million over the course of a six-year contract, officials said. The agreement between the city and the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 4, Local 1716, which represents about 400 workers, calls for four years of wage freezes, two years of pay increases and changes to benefits.

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  16. Goshen Land Trust Saves A Spectacular View For The AgesRead the original story

    May 6, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    When some visit Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, they remember the huge dinosaur skeletons or giant squid hanging from the ceiling. For me it was the dioramas of the natural world.

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  17. Police Report Details Messages Hernandez Left In His Prison CellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Before he hung himself Aaron Hernandez wrote, apparently in his own blood, John 3:16 on the wall of his Massachusetts prison cell along with several drawings, according to the final police report released Thursday. Hernandez also wrote John 3:16 on his forehead and highlighted a passage in an open Bible with blood as well, the Massachusetts State Police report said.

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  18. CIAC: No Plan To Investigate, Strip Schools Of TitlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The association that oversees high school sports in the state is taking a wait-and-see approach to allegations that student-athletes at Capital Preparatory Magnet School were admitted outside the normal lottery process, but even if the group does investigate, it will not attempt to strip championship titles from past years. The Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference 's Board of Control met Tuesday afternoon and discussed a Courant investigation that revealed at least 10 athletes had enrolled at the school over several years without having won seats through the school's blind lottery.

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  19. State: Dozens Of Magnet School Students Enrolled Outside Normal Lottery ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    Dozens of Hartford-area students won seats in the region's prized magnet school system over the last two years without going through the normal lottery process, a breach in protocols that will lead to thousands in lost funding, the state Department of Education said Wednesday. The revelation comes a day after The Courant reported on past admissions at a city magnet school, Capital Prep, where some athletes bypassed the state's blind lottery process despite years of assurances that enrollment was random.

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  20. Run for Chris 5K Partners with Valley Shore YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Hartford Courant

    The 6th ANNUAL RUN FOR CHRIS 5K, WITH THE Y will be held Saturday, June 24, in Essex, CT, starting at Town Hall. Of note is the addition of "With the Y" to the run's name, reflecting this year's official partnering with the Valley Shore YMCA.

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