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  1. Lieberman Praises Trump Education PickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Weston Daily Voice

    Former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman, a former Stamford resident, praised President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, at her Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday. "Her leadership is inclusive and motiving,'' Lieberman said.

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  2. Shuttle ridership rises in StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Canaan News-Review

    ... practice - can reduce traffic congestion and save thousands by combining routes. But the report by the Western Connecticut Council of Governments determined there is still little desire among the city's largest employers to increase waits for ...

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  3. Sandy Hook mom leads safety training session in MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    The mother of a first-grader slain in the Sandy Hook massacre lead a safety training session Wednesday in Maryland with a state trooper who responded to the tragedy. She led the training with Connecticut state police Trooper Dan Jewiss, who offered a law-enforcement perspective, the AP said.

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  4. DoT to discuss renovations to Route 133 bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... bridge] before it becomes a problem," he said. "I think it's a smart thing that, given the state of bridges in Connecticut, the state is doing this work before any problems occur." Engineers are still designing the project and plan to start ...

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  5. HomeServices buys Houlihan LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inman Real Estate News

    HomeServices of America, Inc., has bought Houlihan Lawrence, one of the leading real estate brokerages serving New York City's northern suburbs. HomeServices has kept mum about the financial details of the transaction, but with this acquisition, the Berkshire Hathaway affiliate will gain 1,300 sales associates across 30 offices who serve Westchester, Fairfield, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange and Ulster counties of New York and Connecticut.

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  6. Mohegan tribal leaders will attend Trump inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Day

    ... gets lost.” The Mohegans, owners of Mohegan Sun, are one of two federally recognized sovereign tribes in Connecticut, the other being the Mashantucket Pequots, who own Foxwoods Resort Casino. Trump, once heavily invested in the casino ...

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  7. After recovery, saw-whet owl to be local ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Day

    ... their size.” More common in parts of the country to the north and into Canada, saw-whet owls migrate into Connecticut in the winter, and small numbers mate and have their young here, nesting in tree cavities left by woodpeckers and other ...

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  8. Shelton School Bus Driver Fell Asleep Once Before, Says WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    ... ug dependence, and may also have accidentally taken Nyquil instead of Dayquil because he felt sick that day, the Connecticut Post said.

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  9. DeVos' Gun Answer Illustrates Why the Dept. of Education is ObsoleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | RedState

    ... DOE is truly obsolete came when she was grilled about her stance on guns in schools. Senator Chris Murphy (D- Connecticut) got his turn for CNN soundbites and did not squander it when he asked DeVos if it was her belief that guns do not belong in ...

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  10. Bobcat that attacked 3 women tests positive for rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS News

    COLCHESTER, Conn . -- Authorities say a bobcat that jumped on a Connecticut woman and scratched two others who were trying to help her has tested positive for rabies.

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  11. Nonprofit Alliance Suggests Budget Savings, But Butts Heads With UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... who qualify for state assistance, which pits the private non-profit sector against public employee unions. The Connecticut State Employees Association, SEIU Local 2001 and New England Health Care Employees Union District 1199, who represent workers ...

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  12. Bobcat who attacked 3 people tests positive for rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTNH

    The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has announced that the bobcat who attacked three people on Tuesday has tested positive for rabies . DEEP Wildlife Officials say various strains of rabies are always present among mammals in the wild.

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  13. Connecticut Legislative Session Preview: Is a New State Overtime Rule In Play?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | jdsupra.com

    The Connecticut General Assembly is back in session and with significant budget deficits looming, it's not going to be an easy year for legislators. From a labor and employment law session, once again it will be interesting to see what will be seriously considered.

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  14. UCFD responds to small fire in Ryan BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | The Daily Campus

    A small fire was put out in the University of Connecticut's J. Ray Ryan Building on Monday morning around the same time that students were moving back in for the spring semester. No injuries or illnesses related to the fire have been reported, a UConn spokesperson said.

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  15. Risks and rewards in Edsall's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | The Daily Campus

    UConn football Coach Bob Diaco was fired and past coach, Randy Edsall, was announced to take his position. . Though many were surprised when University of Connecticut Athletic Director, David Benedict announced the end of Bob Diaco's tenure as head coach of the UConn football program, the return of Randy Edsall has brought several new, promising staff hires .

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  16. Blankets for the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Daily Campus

    UConn Community Outreach arranged a day of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. for hundreds of volunteers to observe the holiday and many constructed blankets for local homeless shelters. Volunteers took their day off and spent their time in service of others in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday by piecing together thick, fuzzy blankets for Connecticut's homeless.

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  17. ARRAY(0x83313848)Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | Lymeline.com

    ... He served on the board of directors of the NADA, representing franchised new car and truck dealers in Connecticut until his passing in 2013. The Reynolds family designated the Estuary Council of Seniors to be the recipient of the Ambassadors Grant ...

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  18. Obituary: Richard D. FiskeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Naugatuck Daily News

    ... Waterbury. He also attended Mattatuck Community College where he studied criminal justice. Richard served in the Connecticut Department of Corrections for 21 years, retiring in 1997. At the time of his death he was an active member of the Prospect ...

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  19. Masters Of Mashup Umphrey's McGree At College StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CTNow.com

    ... a set of improvisations made on the spot with saxophonist Joshua Redman. UM can flow loose and free. Their Connecticut show with Redman will likely include a set of near-total freeform jams with the saxophonist and one showcasing the band's mastery ...

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  20. The Avon Theater on Bedford Street in Stamford, Conn. Friday, Oct. 16, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Canaan News-Review

    ... recognized. The Avon's co-presenters Wednesday night are Neighbor's Link, the International Institute of Connecticut and Catholic Charities of Fairfield County. Tickets to the premiere cost $12 for non-members and $7 for members. They are available ...

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