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Newington Student Named National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalist  Newington, CT Patch

NEWINGTON, CT — A Newington student has been named a semi-finalist for the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. The semi-finalists were announced ...



Former Newington superintendent named Ridgefield schools chief  Hartford Courant

Former Newington superintendent William Collins will take over as superintendent of Ridgefield Public Schools in February. After eight years as Newington ...



Former Newington Principal Chosen to CAS-CIAC Hall of Honor  Newington, CT Patch

Former Newington Principal Chosen to Hall of Honor - Newington, CT - He will be among 10 individuals honored at a ceremony on April 11.



Early onset Alzheimer's can't keep CT '84 Olympian from a full life  CT Insider

Dorothy Franco-Reed of Milford is one of just 200000 Americans with early onset Alzheimer's disease and among 5.8 million in the U.S. living with the disease.



Newington Public Schools Hiring For Several Jobs  Newington, CT Patch

Public Schools Hiring for Several Jobs - Newington, CT - Information on all of the available jobs and details on how to apply are included below.



Plainville schools chief named Newington superintendent  Hartford Courant

The Newington board of education announced Tuesday that they have selected Dr. Maureen L. Brummett as the school district's superintendent.



Seven Children Taken to Hospital Due to Heat, Dehydration at Newington Summer Camp Carnival Day  NBC Connecticut

Seven children were taken to the hospital after feeling sick because of dehydration and heat during the Summer Camp Carnival Day trip, according to ...



Windsor turns up defensive pressure, tops Newington to improve to 16-1  New Haven Register

WINDSOR — Nahriel Gelly just smiles when asked if she prefers playing man-to-man defense. It's a smile similar to that of her coach, Kendrick Moore, when ...



Artichoke Basille’s Pizza to open its first Connecticut location in Newington  Hartford Courant

Artichoke Basille's Pizza, a New York-based fast-casual pizza chain, will open its first Connecticut restaurant at 2391 Berlin Turnpike in Newington on Feb. 14.



BOE gives Canton permission to join Newington ice hockey co-op program  Collinsville Press

CANTON, May 7 – The Canton Board of Education unanimously approved a proposal Thursday night at Canton Intermediate School that would give Canton ...



Newington Graduates Speak About Love, Faith and Activism  Hartford Courant

Newington High School Class of 2018 Salutatorian Jessica Buslewicz spoke of passion and the transformative power of love and activism to a class of 290 ...



Thousands expected at Newington water lantern festival  WFSB

On Saturday, a water lantern festival will be held in Newington.



Newington High School Graduation Rates Released  Patch.com

Newington High School Graduation Rates Released - Newington, CT - The state has released town-by-town data concerning how many local students are ...



Richard David Hartunian  Hartford Courant

Richard David Hartunian, 49, of Newington, passed away unexpectedly following a brief illness on Monday, April 8, 2019 at his home. Born in New Britain, ...



Fight breaks out Rocky Hill school basketball game  WFSB

A fight broke out at a Rocky Hill basketball game on Thursday night.



Winter Honors Accorded to Newington High School Athletes  Newington, CT Patch

Winter Honors Accorded to Newington HS Athletes - Newington, CT - Five Indians received All-CCC recognition for their accomplishments during the winter ...



Ridgefield gets new schools chief  Danbury News Times

Ridgefield has a permanent superintendent once again. Dr. William Collins, the former superintendent of Newington Public Schools, was hired Tuesday. He will ...



Leigh Slobodzian  Hartford Courant

Leigh Mercier (Gilchrest) Slobodzian passed away peacefully on March 18, 2019 at the age of 48 in Old Saybrook, CT. Leigh graduated from Newington High ...



FOX61 EXCLUSIVE: Businesses in more Connecticut towns warning about company claiming to be raising money for schools  FOX61 Hartford

NEWINGTON – A Texas-based company has been contacting small businesses, telling them they are working with the local public schools, creating t-shirts with ...



Newington High School Student Arrested With Pot Brownies: Police  NBC Connecticut

Newington police have arrested an 18-year-old Newington High School student accused of having several marijuana brownies on school property.



Newington High School Runner Succeeds at State Cross Country Championships  Patch.com

MANCHESTER, CT — Newington High School placed 10th in Class L boys at the CIAC cross country championships Saturday at Wickham Park. Thomas Doyle ...



Newington High School Athletes Receive All-Conference Honors  Patch.com

NEWINGTON, CT — A total of 14 student-athletes from Newington High School teams received All-Central Connecticut Conference honors for the 2016-17 ...



Newington Student Gets MCC Presidents Scholarship  Newington, CT Patch

Students Awarded MCC President's Scholarships - Newington, CT - The Manchester Community College Foundation has awarded 11 high school seniors aid ...



Newington Superintendent Resigns  Hartford Courant

After eight years of *service*, Newington Superintendent William Collins resigned Monday night.



Cinderella Moment: Hospital, Family Conspire To Get Ill Newington Senior To Her Prom  Hartford Courant

A Newington senior makes it to her prom despite an illness that has confined her to Connecticut Childrens Medical Center for a week.



Canton investigating possibility of joining a boys ice hockey co-op program  Collinsville Press

CANTON, April 23 – The Canton Board of Education has given the administration at Canton High School permission to see if the school can join an ice hockey ...



Newington Settles Sex Abuse Lawsuit Against Former Teacher  Hartford Courant

A lawsuit accusing the town of failing to protect two students who said they were sexually abused by a long-term substitute gym teacher nearly 30 years ago has.



These CT Schools Prepare Students Best For College: New Report  Patch.com

Top 169 CT Schools That Prep Students For College - Across Connecticut, CT - A new report ranks the top 169 schools in Connecticut on how they best prepare ...



Wallingford BOE hires Newington associate principal to lead Sheehan  Meriden Record-Journal

Enzo Zocco, associate principal, sits at his desk at Newington High School, Tuesday, July 24, 2018. Zocco will be the new principal of Sheehan High School ...



Newington superintendent retires months after fuel leak incident  WFSB

A shakeup at Newington schools. After serving as superintendent for nearly a decade, Dr. William Collins tells Channel 3 he's retiring. This move comes on the ...



Newington High School Swimmer Excels at State Open Championships  Patch.com

Newington, CT - An Indian had a top five placement at the State Open Saturday at Yale University.



Newington Cops Looking for High School Bike Thief  Patch.com

NEWINGTON, CT — Newington police are looking to identify a young man who was captured on a security camera stealing a bicycle from Newington High ...



Somers hires Tolland administrator to be new middle school principal  Journal Inquirer

SOMERS — The Board of Education on Tuesday unanimously appointed a new principal for Mabelle B. Avery Middle School to take over for Principal Clay ...



School Prom Becomes a Dream Come True for Hospitalized Senior  i95rock.com

Newington High School senior, Toni Laites thought she would be spending the night of her Senior Prom in a hospital bed.



Artichoke Basille's Pizza to Open First Connecticut Location on February 14  RestaurantNews.com

Artichoke Basille's Pizza will make its highly-anticipated Connecticut debut at 2391 Berlin Turnpike in Newington on Thursday, February 14. To celebrate its ...



Newington Grad: "We Can Change The World"  Hartford Courant

WALLINGFORD -- Newington High School Associate Principal Terra A. Tigno told the Class of 2016 Friday that she was going to reverse the usual ...



Controversy boils over Newington girls volleyball team kneeling during National Anthem  FOX 61

NEWINGTON – The trending NFL protest, kneeling for the National Anthem made its way to Newington High School. The controversy all started as soon as a ...



School-By-School Vaccination Rates In CT Released | Across Connecticut, CT  Patch.com

CONNECTICUT — The State Department of Health released a school-by-school list of vaccination rates in Connecticut. The decision comes after a number of ...



Ridgefield School System Names New Permanent Superintendent  Ridgefield, CT Patch

Ridgefield School System Names New Superintendent - Ridgefield, CT - He will take over the job in February.



Look up how your school performs under Connecticut's annual statewide assessment  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut State Department of Education has released the latest results from the Next Generation Accountability System. See how your school did.



Heres How Every CT High School Ranks By County: U.S. News  Patch.com

Here's How CT High Schools Rank: U.S. News - Across Connecticut, CT - See how your high school compares to others nearby in this new list from U.S. News ...



Darien Named CTs 3rd Best Public High School: New Ranking  Darien, IL Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Darien, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Staples Named CTs Top Public High School: New Ranking  Westport, CT Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Westport, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Newington field hockey team runs marathon for family of woman killed  WFSB

The Newington girls' field hockey team is running in Saturday's Hartford Marathon, Charity 5k to raise donations to help a late Newington woman's family after ...



Sara J. Kaplan  Hartford Courant

Sara J. Kaplan, 47 years of age, of West Hartford, CT, passed away on Monday, September 17, 2018. She was the beloved wife of Ken Malley. Born in Hartford ...



Newington's Teacher Of Year: Connect With Students  Hartford Courant

Newington's teacher of the year, Paul Salonia, talks about what he's learned as a teacher.



Newington Selects Architect For Town Hall Project  Hartford Courant

After vetting a dozen applicants, the town hall renovation project building committee has asked the council to approve Quisenberry Arcari Architects to lead.



Investigation Finds Newington Fuel Spill Could Have Been Prevented With Regular Checks, Maintenance  Hartford Courant

A fuel spill that caused thousands of gallons of diesel to seep into the soil beneath the Newington bus garage, resulting in a $2.5 million cleanup, could have ...



Newington Coach, Schools Sued Over Baseball Player's Injuries  Hartford Courant

A former assistant baseball coach at Newington High School is being sued in connection with a 2013 incident in which a bat reportedly slipped from his hands ...



Edward Quick Takes Over As Newington Boys Basketball Coach  Hartford Courant

Quick Named CoachAt Newington High. Edward Quick has been named boys basketball coach at Newington High School. Quick has most recently been an ...



Old school bus transformed into technology lab  WFSB

An old Newington Public Schools athletic bus has a new look and a new role as a mobile technology lab.



See how the state graded your school and district  The CT Mirror

The state released grades for each school and district on Friday – and most saw a decrease. Standardized test scores, once the lone measure for grading ...



Attilio Tollis  Hartford Courant

Attilio Tollis, 90, of Wethersfield, beloved husband for 49 years of Carolina (Lucci) Tollis, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Born in Pacentro ...



Newington Parks and Recreation gifted $4,500 by Stew Leonard’s for swim lessons  WTNH Connecticut News

A donation from Stew Leonard's will help more kids in Newington learn how to swim.



Girls Tennis: Knights score two battles and a sweep  The Southington Observer

By KEVIN ROBERTS. STAFF WRITER. Southington girls tennis had mixed results last week in three matches. The Lady Knights won a close match, dropped ...



Ashley L. Rakus  Hartford Courant

Ashley Lynden Rakus, age 35, of New Britain, passed away from heart related causes on July 5, 2018. Originally from Newington, CT and Narragansett, RI, she ...



Two Charged In West Hartford Shooting; Police Search New Britain Avenue Home  Hartford Courant

West Hartford police were investigating overnight at a home on New Britain Avenue.



Where Does Bethel High School Rank Among CTs Top Schools?  Bethel, CT Patch

You may be surprised to see how well Bethel did, and what neighboring CT schools rank among the nation's best. By Rich Kirby, Patch Staff. May 1, 2019 12:11 ...



Residents Praise New VA Housing In Newington  Hartford Courant

NEWINGTON -- Vietnam veteran Angel Lara and his wife Edna marveled Friday at the safety, calm and cleanliness of their new Victory Gardens apartment on ...



See Where Staples High School Ranks Among States Best: 2019 List  Westport, CT Patch

CT's Best High Schools: U.S. News & World Report - Westport, CT - U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the best high schools in the nation and CT For ...



Man Charged in Newington Crash That Killed 2 Women  NBC Connecticut

A 23-year-old Newington man has been arrested and charged in a fiery January crash that killed two women.



Obituary: Barbara Amaral Mooney, 58  Guilford, CT Patch

Services to be held in Guilford for mother of 3. - Guilford, CT - She gained a Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from University of Connecticut where she played ...



Residents Invited to Holiday Open House at Governor’s Residence  NBC Connecticut

The Governor's Residence in Hartford will be decorated for the holidays and the governor is inviting Connecticut residents to attend the open house and take a ...



Boisvert Brings Passion to the Pool as New Coach of East Haven Co-Op  Zip06.com

The East Haven-Wilbur Cross co-op girls' swimming and diving team has a new leader on the pool deck as it begins the 2018 season. The Yellowjackets' new ...



Screenwriter Raised In Newington Really Does Work For Peanuts — And Here's The Movie To Prove It - Courant Community  Hartford Courant

Newington native Cornelius Uliano grew up loving Charles M. Schulz's classic comic strip, Peanuts. Now, more than 20 years later, Uliano has given voice to the ...



See Where Greenwich High School Ranks Among States Best: List  Greenwich, CT Patch

CT's Best High Schools: U.S. News & World Report - Greenwich, CT - U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the best high schools in the nation and CT For ...



Documents reveal moments leading up to Newington murder  WFSB

The day after a man was charged with murdering his wife in Newington, Channel 3 obtained the arrest warrant.



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Amity High Makes Elite List  Patch.com

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Bethwood, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Amity High School did.



Community News For The Wethersfield Edition  Hartford Courant

Easter Egg-Stravaganza. NEWINGTON — Middlewoods of Newington will host its 15th annual Egg-citing Easter Egg-stravaganza on Saturday, March 24, from ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Oxford High Makes Elite List  Oxford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Oxford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Oxford High School did.



Police Identify People Involved in Fiery Newington Crash  NBC Connecticut

One person was killed and three people were injured in a fiery two-car crash in Newington on Jan. 19.



Connecticuts Top 100 Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Greenwich, CT Patch

Connecticut's Top 100 Public High Schools for 2019 - Greenwich, CT - A popular website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Best public schools in Connecticut ranked by Niche  WFSB

With a new school year just getting underway, a website has ranked the best public schools in Connecticut.



U.S. News Best High Schools: Branford High Makes Elite List  Branford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Branford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Branford High School did.



Middletown High School Ranked Among Top 100 High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report  Patch.com

100 Top High Schools in Connecticut - Middletown, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree with the ...



Photos: GALLERY: Woodstock Academy advances to Class L Finals  Norwich Bulletin

Woodstock Academy beats Joel Barlow 3-0 in the CIAC 2017 State Girls Volleyball Tournament Class L Semifinals at Newington High School. Buy Photo.



Anyone Missing a Newtown Class Ring From 1981?  Patch.com

Newtown, CT - A class ring has traveled from Newtown to Newington to Texas, and its current owner wishes to return it with someone with the initials EET.



The 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report  Patch.com

Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017 - West Hartford, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree ...



Runner Bill Rodgers Recalls Childhood In Newington  Hartford Courant

NEWINGTON — Legendary marathoner Bill Rodgers regaled about 130 listeners Monday evening with stories of his stellar career, his quest to become a ...



Former Newington Officer Returns As Chief Of Police  Hartford Courant

NEWINGTON — A police officer who rose through the ranks in Newington, then left to be second in command of the Vernon Police Department for eight years, ...



U.S. News: Pomperaug and Nonnewaug High Make Elite List  Woodbury, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Woodbury-Middlebury, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Pomeraug and ...



Southington resident named as Google Innovator  The Southington Observer

In the Newington school system, Southington resident John “Jay” Salerno is the “go-to” for all things related to computers. Over the past 2.5 years as director of ...



Wallingford students head back to school  Meriden Record-Journal

Wallingford students head back to school- WALLINGFORD — As students arrived Monday morning at Sheehan High School, *fresh* off the bus and carrying ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Milford Schools Make Elite List  Milford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Milford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Joseph A. Foran and Jonathan ...



Farmington Bank Hosting Shred Day in Wethersfield  Patch.com

Farmington Bank this week announced its 2018 schedule of Shred Days at some branch offices in Connecticut as well as one on Earth Day at Newington High ...



Simsbury Obituary: Sheila Jones, 68  Simsbury, CT Patch

Simsbury Obituary: Sheila Jones, 68 - Simsbury, CT - Sheila practiced nursing for thirty years while she and Charlie raised a family in Simsbury.



Middletown Ranks Among Top 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report  Patch.com

Top 100 Public Schools In Connecticut: Report - Middletown, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut. See how ...



Newington, Police And Family Remember Murdered Officer Peter J. Lavery  Hartford Courant

NEWINGTON — Tuesday marked the 10th anniversary of the murder of Master Police Officer Peter J. Lavery, a tragedy that still casts a long shadow over the ...



NEWINGTON — Maloney lived up to its basketball legacy, perhaps even enriched  Meriden Record-Journal

NEWINGTON — Maloney lived up to its basketball legacy, perhaps even enriched it, but Jared Simmons and his mates are carving out a beauty at Newington.



Dutch Point Credit Union announces winners of 2018 scholarship  CUinsight.com

WETHERSFIELD, CT (July 2, 2018) — Dutch Point Credit Union, a $300 million community credit union serving over 23,000 members throughout Connecticut is ...



Troubled schools on trial: When poverty permeates the classroom  The CT Mirror

Struggling to cope with past sexual abuse and a mother who works long hours at a low-wage job, Alex regularly breaks down while at school. The screaming ...



NCHS Among Top 3 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  New Canaan, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - New Canaan, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...



Top 100 Connecticut Public High School Cafeterias: How Do Hartford Schools Rate?  Patch.com

Greater Hartford, CT - Niche.com ranked the top high school cafeterias in the country and on a statewide level. Check out how your high school did.



Barlow falls in Class M volleyball final  CT Post

A Game 4 victory away from another Class M title, the Newington boys volleyball team went on a run befitting of a defending state champion. Tied with No.



West Hartford Exchange Club Honors Police Officer and Firefighter of the Year  http://www.we-ha.com

Off. Daniel Bedford and his family, from left: mom Susan Bedford; wife Jess Bedford holding 7-month-old daughter Nora; brother Michael Bedford; dad John ...



Moccio to take helm of Stafford schools  Journal Inquirer

STAFFORD — Education officials announced this week that they have selected Suffield High School Principal Steven Moccio as the school system's new ...



Women's Soccer to Welcome Six Newcomers for 2016 Season  Hartfordhawks.com

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – Coming off back-to-back America East Regular Season championships, University of Hartford women's soccer head coach John ...



East Lyme, Lyme-Old Lyme Among CTs Top Public High Schools  The Lymes, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - The Lymes, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...



Greenwich Among Top 10 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  Greenwich, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - Greenwich, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...



State releases grades for every school  The CT Mirror

Grading schools on more than just tests scores has been a long time in the works. But the State Department of Education has now released a zero-to-100 rating ...



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