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  1. CPTV's Successful 'InfInity Hall Live' Begins 5th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The fifth "Infinity Hall Live'' season begins on CPTV July 8 at 10 p.m. with Rhiannon Giddens. You can see the full episode at ihlive.org .

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  2. Hospital, State Officials Warn Against Summer DangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Hospitals see a 25 percent increase in visits during the summer, according to Connecticut Children's Medical Center President James Shmerling. In hopes of avoiding this, Shmerling and other medical and state agency officials gathered at the hospital Friday to warn against some common summer dangers.

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  3. Breastfeeding Advocates Speak Out After Canton Mom Verbally Assaulted At Torrington TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Canton mom Jessie Maher posted a video on Facebook showing a man angrily asking her to breastfeed somewhere else while she was at Target. Warning: video contains graphic language.

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  4. Rejected by GOP, An Angry August Wolf Seeks PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Two days after a humbling defeat at the state Republican convention, a defiant and angry August Wolf ripped the party establishment and declared he will seek a primary for U.S. Senate . "Voters should chose who is in the election for the Republican party for the U.S. Senate, not party insiders,'' Wolf said during a brief press conference on the north steps of the state Capitol Wednesday morning.

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  5. UConn Sets New Record For Freshmen Applications a " AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Once again this year, UConn had a record number of applicants for spots on its Storrs campus - nearly 36,000 - a pool of might-be Huskies, who scored slightly higher on SATs and came from all 50 states and 109 countries. That's a 62 percent increase over the 22,000 applications received in 2010 and almost a doubling of applications since 2005 when the number was 18,608.

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  6. UConn Board Votes To Delay Gampel Roof Repairs, Close Torrington CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The school's board of trustees voted Wednesday to delay a $10 million summer refurbishing project on the aging roof of Gampel Pavilion at least a year because the state is approaching its borrowing cap. The school's board of trustees voted Wednesday to delay a $10 million summer refurbishing project on the aging roof of Gampel Pavilion at least a year because the state is approaching its borrowing cap.

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  7. Blumenthal Releases Opioid Crisis Action PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    From Torrington to New London, and a host of towns and cities in between, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., heard from law enforcement, substance abuse specialists, doctors, officials, informing a plan that could impact all of them. From Torrington to New London, and a host of towns and cities in between, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., heard from law enforcement, substance abuse specialists, doctors, officials, informing a plan that could impact all of them.

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  8. Hockey Is Fast Game: Nieves Jets From Michigan Classroom To XL Center With Wolf PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The next day, he was on a flight to Hartford as he embarked on the next stage of his life. Thursday morning, Nieves was on the ice at the XL Center and his professional hockey career began.

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  9. Torrington Leaders Plead With UConn To Keep Branch Campus OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Torrington leaders made an impassioned plea to the UConn Board of Trustees Wednesday to keep the university's branch campus in that city open. "The city of Torrington is absolutely opposed to the closure of the UConn Torrington campus," Torrington Mayor Elinor Carbone told the trustees.

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  10. UConn Recommends Sale Of UConn Campus To Chinese Education GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The West Hartford UConn property could potentially be sold to a Chinese education group for $12.6 million if the town does not buy the property, according to a recommendation from University of Connecticut officials released Tuesday. In a letter to the UConn board of trustees, the university administration recommended that the board notify West Hartford of the university's intent to sell the West Hartford campus to the Weiming Education Group, which owns and operates 42 K-12 schools in mainland China.

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  11. UConn Looks To Close Torrington CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The University of Connecticut is recommending that its Torrington branch be closed due to declining enrollment and the cost of operating the regional campus.

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  12. McDonald's Allowed To Keep Drive-Thru Open For Six WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The Main Street McDonald's will remain open for six more weeks while a new restaurant is built next door. GLASTONBURY - Even though the construction of a new building will be a few feet away, McDonald's will continue serving Big Macs and Quarter Pounders for the next six weeks.

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  13. Glastonbury McDonald's Being Demolished, New Building ConstructedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A new restaurant will be built in the parking lot to the south of the existing building, closer to the corner of Glastonbury Boulevard. Demolition could start as early as next week according to owner Scott Taylor.

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  14. Malloy Puts Moratorium On Hospital Affiliations With State's Largest Medical CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has placed a moratorium on some hospital mergers until Jan. 15, 2017, pointing to concerns about the quality and cost for consumers as health care grows more consolidated. The governor's executive order applies to cases where a smaller hospital would be joining a hospital system that accounts for more than 20 percent of the state's total hospital operating revenue.

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  15. Charlotte Hungerford Hospital In Torrington Seeks To Join Hartford HealthCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington has become the latest independent hospital to begin the process of joining a larger health system - " in this case, Hartford HealthCare, the parent company of five Connecticut hospitals.

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  16. Torrington Guidance Counselor Offers Help And A HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Elena Sileo and her adopted son Biende Berroa Sanchez. Elena is a guidance Counselor at Torrington High School and when Biende was 15 and newly transplanted from the Dominican Republic his father decided to move to Massachusetts.

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  17. Overnight Ice To Give Way to Rain In Bristol, New Britain RegionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    The viciously cold weather of the weekend has passed, but it left behind fresh snow and some spots of ice overnight. Rain and much warmer temperatures are expected to wash away much of that during the early afternoon, but forecasters predict a difficult morning commute while temperatures stay near freezing.

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  18. Winter Hiking In The Litchfield HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A year ago I was hiking up to my waist for a month before the great snows started to melt. Not exactly your ideal conditions during a time of year I love to hike in.

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  19. Woman Injured After Struck By Van In TorringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    A 46-year-old woman suffered serious injuries after she was hit by a van Friday in the Torrington Center Plaza, police said. Merlanda Birkenberger, of Harwinton, was struck in the parking lot in front of 99 Restaurant, at 1 S. Main St., by a 2005 Ford Econoline van at about 5:19 p.m., police said.

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  20. Bearings Company Builds A Future on State's Manufacturing PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    Oxford-headquartered RBC Bearings, Inc. tells the story of how Dr. Michael J. Hartnett, President and CEO, used to help out at the age of 12 at his dad's tool and dye plant in Waterbury. He later bought a failing bearings company in New Jersey, moved it to Connecticut, and turned it into one of the leading suppliers in the aerospace industry in North America.

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