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John J. Mitchell Sr.  Hartford Courant

John J. Mitchell Sr., 84, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Della (Taylor) Mitchell died peacefully on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Hartford Hospital, after a brief ...



Dalio funds for CT schools come with ‘problematic’ conditions  Middletown Press

When Connecticut's partnership with Dalio Philanthropies to transform under-performing schools gets underway later this summer, legislative leaders will find ...



East Hartford High School seniors graduate as 'the smartest class in the past 10 years'  Hartford Courant

The Bushnell was filled with families and friends as they witnessed East Hartford High School's 401 graduating seniors say their farewells on Friday night.



East Hartford High School fires staffer for pushing special ed student  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — A behavior manager working with a student with mental disabilities at East Hartford High School was fired in March after a January ...



East Hartford teacher of the year finally can't refuse the honor  Hartford Courant

Cynthia Dee held balloons and hugged former students who made a surprise visit to her classroom Friday after school officials named her district teacher of the ...



Secretary DeVos invited to visit East Hartford schools — again  The CT Mirror

Almost two years ago, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was speaking to a congressional panel when she singled out East Hartford as one of the nation's ...



East Hartford High School worker on leave pending DCF, school district investigation  Hartford Courant

A behavior manager at East Hartford High School has been placed on leave during an investigation, a school official said Wednesday. A grandmother says the ...



East Hartford High School Student-Athletes Earn Fall Honors  Hartford, CT Patch

East Hartford HS Student-Athletes Earn Fall Honors - Greater Hartford, CT - A total of 18 Hornets received All-CCC recognition for their efforts during the fall ...



Students, Teachers Worried About Mold in East Hartford High School  NBC Connecticut

Is there a mold problem at East Hartford High School? Some teachers and students are worried mold is making them sick.



East Hartford graduation 2 | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

East Hartford grads enjoy their last moments as high school seniors together prior to the East Hartford High School graduation ceremony, Friday, June 14, 2019, ...



Joseph Z. Gauches  Hartford Courant

Joseph Zigmund Gauches of Glastonbury, CT, passed away on June 20th, 2019 after a brief illness, surrounded by his treasured wife and four children. Joe, was ...



East Hartford graduation | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

Jahzay Smith, left, starts a little dance to pass the time waiting for the start of the procession to start prior of the East Hartford High School graduation ceremony, ...



EH teacher of the year | East Hartford  Journal Inquirer

East Hartford High School health sciences teacher Cynthia Dee gets a congratulatory hug from former student Steve Adu of New Britain, overcome with emotion ...



Retiring educator surprised to be named teacher of the year  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — Cynthia Dee, a health sciences teacher at East Hartford High School, didn't expect to be named the 2020 teacher of the year for the school ...



New Principal Named At East Hartford Elementary School  Hartford Courant

A veteran local teacher and administrator has been named principal of Mayberry Elementary School. Joseph H. LeRoy was among 34 applicants for the position ...



Girl featured on Channel 3 for helping East Hartford community passes away  WFSB

The East Hartford community is grieving the loss of a young student whose life inspired others every day.



Hedge Fund Billionaire Makes Record Donation To Connecticut Public Schools  WNPR News

Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio and his wife Barbara are making a $100 million donation to Connecticut Public Schools. It's part of what the state.



East Hartford High School hosts teacher from China  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — Now several months into a yearlong program in an unfamiliar country, Huihui Yang of Tongling, China, says she hasn't had time for ...



Free prom dresses available | East Hartford  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — High school students can pick out formal dresses and matching accessories at East Hartford High School tonight and Thursday free of ...



East Hartford Parks and Rec are hosting an underwater egg hunt  WTNH.com

Easter is on it's way and so are those fun activities for children!



CIBA grads urged to stay true to themselves | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — After spending four years bonding and learning from one another, 42 students were urged to use those lessons to make the world a better ...



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.



DeVos invited to visit CT school district  CTPost

Almost two years ago, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was speaking to a congressional panel when she singled out East Hartford as one of the nation's ...



Community News For The East Hartford Edition  Hartford Courant

EAST HARTFORD -- Meditation classes at Odiyana Center, 36 Main St., are ongoing and will take place on the following days: Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Tuesdays at ...



Student arrested for East Hartford High School social media threat  WFSB

A student's social media threat prompted an increased police presence at East Hartford High School on Monday.



Students still waiting for school uniforms, superintendent relaxes dress code  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — Parents who ordered their children's required school uniforms over two months ago are still waiting for the school system's uniform vendor ...



Extra Police at East Hartford High School Because of ‘General’ Snapchat Message  NBC Connecticut

Additional police are at East Hartford High School Friday as a precaution because of a Snapchat message that had a photo of a gun and mentioned “EHHS.”



Courtney slams DeVos for failing to respond to East Hartford high letters  The CT Mirror

Washington – Rep. Joe Courtney on Tuesday lashed out at Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for her failure to respond to letters from Connecticut officials and ...



Primo time for Spears, Windsor in tourney win over East Hartford  Journal Inquirer

BERLIN — Windsor High junior Amir Spears ended the regular season on a high note, scoring 26 points in a 14-point win over Bloomfield.



Threat prompts strong police presence at East Hartford High School, again  WFSB

A threat prompted a strong police presence at East Hartford High School on Friday. According to police, the threat was posted to social media. A number of ...



EHHS grads congratulated for activism, achievements | East Hartford  Journal Inquirer

HARTFORD — The 450 graduates packing the front rows of the Bushnell theater on Friday for East Hartford High School's commencement exercises heard a ...



Parades, services planned for Memorial Day | Time Out  Journal Inquirer

Memorial Day, falling on Monday, May 27, is a day of parades and cookouts. But it's also a time to remember servicemen and women who gave their lives for ...



East Hartford's 49th graduating adult ed class includes new citizens  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — More than 25 students earned certificates and diplomas from the East Hartford Adult Education Program last week, with five obtaining their ...



After the donation, the $100 million question  The CT Mirror

The Dalio Foundation's pledge last Friday to donate $100 million toward Connecticut's schools is being hailed as good news, but it also opens a Pandora's Box ...



East Hartford High School graduates  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — These students graduated from East Hartford High School on Friday.



Patrick Joseph Fitzgerald  Hartford Courant

Patrick Joseph Fitzgerald (57), of East Hartford, CT, passed away surrounded by his family on Monday April 1, 2019 at Hartford Hospital. Patrick (Pat) was born ...



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 ...



East Hartford Names Teacher Of The Year  Hartford Courant

East Hartford teacher of the year for 2019 is Mary Bieler.



A hometown remembers | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — After a serious amount of research and jogging of memories, a local native and fallen solider who served during World War II will have his ...



Former Town Council Member And Local Teacher Dies  Hartford Courant

Marylee A. Hickey, a former town council member, local teacher and jump-roping coach, died Friday in Florida. She was 66. Council Minority Leader Esther ...



Angelo Strano  Hartford Courant

Angelo Strano, 59, of South Glastonbury, peacefully passed away after a long illness surrounded by his caring family on Friday, May 17, 2019 at St. Francis ...



Ronald Pelton Sr.  Hartford Courant

Ronald O. Pelton Sr., 86, of South Windsor, beloved husband of Nancy A. (Williams) Pelton, died peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at home, surrounded by ...



EHHS student charged with threatening school | East Hartford  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — Police arrested an East Hartford High School student Monday who is alleged to have made threats to the school and graduation ...



Marguerite A. Deforge  Hartford Courant

Deforge Marguerite A. Peg Tierneyfuneralhome@hotmail.com Marguerite A DeForge (Peg) 72 of Manchester, CT beloved widow of the late Kenneth A. DeForge ...



Q&A With 2019 Villanova WR Signee, Jaquan Allen  247Sports

On the first day of the football early signing period this week, Villanova received a signed NLI from Class of 2019 stand-out performer, Jaquan Allen. VUSports ...



"Voice Of East Hartford High School" Named District's Teacher Of The Year  Hartford Courant

For "a guy who's always talking, who talks too much," Matthew Martucci said Thursday, the honor of being named the school district's teacher of the year was.



East Hartford police cruiser struck during pursuit  WFSB

EAST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – An East Hartford police cruiser was hit by a car during a pursuit on Thursday.



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 ...



East Hartford Students Protest After Betsy DeVos Comments  NBC Connecticut

Several students, teachers and parents rallied outside East Hartford High School Tuesday to protest after the U.S. Education Secretary criticized the school ...



Vincent M. Sapere  Hartford Courant

Vincent M. Sapere, 80, of Wethersfield and formerly Newington, beloved husband for 51 years of the late Felicia "Phyllis" P. (Celli) Sapere, passed away ...



FOOTBALL: Southington erases early deficit, gains payback on East Hartford  Meriden Record-Journal

Southington's Tanner LaRosa finds a whole in the defense to put the Blue Knights on the board Friday at East Hartford High School. Southington won 42-27.



Synergy grads seize second chances | News  Journal Inquirer

Students and administrators expressed mutual respect and appreciation at the Synergy Alternative High School graduation at Infinity Hall in Hartford on ...



'Michael' Tells His East Hartford School Story  Hartford Courant

Op-ed: After U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos told the story of Michael Robert Biagioni's unhappy experience in East Hartford Schools he was deluged ...



Tompkins, EH overpower Manchester | Sports  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — There's only one way to play against a stiff breeze and that is to run like the wind.



Many Connecticut Students Are Heading Back To Schools Without Air Conditioning. How Does The Heat Affect Learn  Hartford Courant

A hot time in the classroom is expected for students returning to school on Tuesday and Wednesday. Temperatures may reach triple digits and humidity will be ...



DeVos could rock East Hartford and Courtney with right reply on schools  Journal Inquirer

When it comes to East Hartford High School, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos still doesn't really know what she was talking about a year ago when she ...



Rubber Ducks To Race Down Hockanum River  Hartford Courant

CT River Valley Chamber of Commerce Rubber Duck Race.



What began on a whim in East Hartford has paid off for Carmine's  Journal Inquirer

The Pellegrino family, from left Holly, Joshua, Deanna, and Carmine are owners of Carmine's Bar, Grill, and Stage on Main Street in East Hartford. Carmine says ...



Knights keep their eyes on the prize: Football wasn't sidetracked by East Hartford challenge  The Southington Observer

By KEVIN ROBERTS. STAFF WRITER. Southington fans had already circled this Friday's game on the calendar, but the Blue Knights weren't looking ...



100+ CT Schools Have Measles Vaccination Rate Below Fed Guideline  Patch.com

CT Measles School Vaccination Rates - Across Connecticut, CT - The state Department of Public Health has released updated vaccination data for schools.



Raymond G. Tedeschi  Hartford Courant

In grave sadness we announce the death, following a cardiac arrest and brief illness, of our son, brother, partner, family, and friend; Raymond Gabriel Tedeschi.



A New Kind of Mega-Grant Announced to Connecticut Public Schools  Nonprofit Quarterly

April 8, 2019; Connecticut Mirror. Last Friday, the Dalio Philanthropies, founded by billionaire hedge fund couple Ray and Barbara Dalio, announced a $100 ...



East Hartford High School | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — These students were named to East Hartford High School's fourth-quarter honor roll.



East Hartford Public Schools reacts to DeVos comments  WFSB

A Connecticut school district is reacting to comments made by the National Education Secretary on Wednesday.



Time is the most valuable resource, EHHS grads told  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — East Hartford High School's 460 graduates were implored to remain passionate and driven as the doors close on their high school ...



Newport Jazz Assembly Program expands to CT under the direction of Javon Jackson  What'sUpNewp

Newport Festivals Foundation is expanding the reach of its popular Newport Jazz Assembly program with the introduction of theJackie McLean Jazz Studies ...



Ed. Secretary DeVos calls out East Hartford schools as ‘a dangerous daycare’  FOX 61

EAST HARTFORD -- Local leaders are speaking out strongly after U.S. Education Secretary Betsy Devos called East Hartford schools 'a dangerous daycare' ...



Lillian Strumski  Hartford Courant

Lillian Strumski, 94, of East Hartford, Connecticut passed away peacefully on May 12, 2019. Lillian was born June 29, 1924 to Calogero and Calogera Lauria.



'Fake' news site reports STD cases would close EHartford school  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — A small news article from an alternative news website alarmed some residents Friday when it falsely claimed East Hartford High School ...



Troubled schools on trial: Who’s in charge? State vs. local control  The CT Mirror

Tracy Snyder, a science teacher at East Hartford High School, was being asked to explain to a Superior Court judge how so many students who read and do ...



Panel overseeing Dalio’s investment in Connecticut schools would be exempt from ethics, disclosure laws  Hartford Courant

Legislators learned Monday what conditions come with the $100 million contribution hedge fund giant Ray Dalio's philanthropic foundation is making to ...



EH man gets big break in federal drug, gun case — time served  Journal Inquirer

An East Hartford man who could have received more than 11 years in prison for federal drug trafficking and gun crimes committed in association with a violent ...



CIBA graduates told to find joy in work, achievements  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — After four years of tireless efforts, 49 students were urged to celebrate their accomplishments but stay humble as they graduated from the ...



CIBA Class of 2019  Journal Inquirer

Roussel Bataille gets his diploma and shakes hands with East Hartford Board of Education Chairman Brian Hall Thursday at the CIBA graduation at East ...



CT students speak out against gun violence  WFSB

Connecticut students are speaking out against gun violence and saying prayers are not enough.



Katherine Maio  Hartford Courant

Katherine "Katie" (McLaughlin) Maio, 74, of Wethersfield, beloved wife for 15 years of Marco Maio, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving ...



EHHS students told to learn from failures and 'make it happen'  Journal Inquirer

HARTFORD — The anxiety and excitement was palpable Monday in a crowded Bushnell Center for Performing Arts as 379 graduates from East Hartford High ...



CIBA graduation | Connecticut & Region  Journal Inquirer

Victoria Santana, of Hartford, Connecticut IB Academy Class of 2018, is surrounded by her family in the East Hartford High School lobby following ...



Cynthia G. Stason  Hartford Courant

Cynthia Gail (Risley) Stason, 79, of East Hartford and formerly of Belleville, IL, peacefully passed away on Monday, January 21, 2019 with caring family nearby ...



Inside Connecticut's Education-Funding Turmoil  The Atlantic

Talk about money and test scores often obscures the hopes and struggles of the people who form under-resourced school communities.



Plane takes an emergency landing in East Hartford  WFSB

Officials said a plane took an emergency landing near Pratt and Whitney in East Hartford on Saturday.



High School Graduation Rate Reaches Record-High 87.2 Percent  Hartford Courant

Connecticut's high school graduation rate reached a record high last year and has grown significantly in the last five years.



Stevens Alternative High School In East Hartford Graduates 90  Hartford Courant

Megan Brown was among the 90 seniors at Stevens Alternative High School who overcame some form of adversity to graduate Thursday.



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 ...



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 ...



Manufacturing program opens doors for Synergy students | Business  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — Two Synergy High School seniors, who once lacked the drive to graduate and find a career, have completed a rigorous pre-apprenticeship ...



EHHS students rev up for the Connecticut Electrathon  Journal Inquirer

EAST HARTFORD — The high school's advanced engineering students are putting their classroom skills and ingenuity to the test as they perfect their own ...



Panel overseeing Dalio’s investment in CT schools would be exempt from ethics, disclosure laws  The CT Mirror

Barbara Dalio announcing her foundation's $100 million contribution to Connecticut schools back on April 5. Gov. Ned Lamont on right. Legislators learned ...



Probe finds trooper was driving 83 mph at time of fatal crash with truck, rig had mechanical problem  Hartford Courant

Trooper Kevin Miller was working a double shift and driving more than 80 mph last March when he slammed into the back of a slow-moving tractor trailer and ...



43 arrested in East Hartford warrant sweep  WFSB

Police in East Hartford have arrested 43 people as part of an extensive warrant sweep.



Jonathan Arpaia - Candidate for Amity Board of Education  Woodbridge Town News

Jonathan Arpaia grew up in Woodbridge and graduated from Amity High School in 2005. He earned his BS in Technology and Engineering Education from ...



PD: Man injured in East Hartford shooting  WFSB

Police are investigating a shooting that happened in East Hartford Friday afternoon.



East Hartford Woman Wants Error On Gravestone Fixed  Hartford Courant

Twenty months after she buried her father, Karen Petrella says he still cannot rest in peace because the funeral home had failed to correct errors on his ...



Raymond Alton Benjamin  Hartford Courant

Raymond Alton Benjamin, 89, longtime resident of Glastonbury, passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Raymond was the beloved husband of Carol Jean ...



East Hartford school drowning: Nearly a year after a 15-year-old student drowned during a swim class, town and school officials are declining to say how the student died or if anyone was held accountable.  Hartford Courant

EAST HARTFORD — — Nearly a year after 15-year-old Marcum Asiamah drowned during a swim class at East Hartford High School, town and school officials ...



East Hartford Settles Claim By Estate of Teen Drowning Victim  NBC Connecticut

The East Hartford Board of Education voted unanimously to settle a claim with the estate of Marcum Asiamah for $1.5 million, according to the town council ...



Former Hall High School Principal Has Died  http://www.we-ha.com

Robert Dunn of West Hartford, who served as principal of Hall High School for 28 years and retired in 1990, passed away on July 18, 2017. The following ...



WLocks school board approves budget with 7% increase | Windsor Locks  Journal Inquirer

WINDSOR LOCKS — The Board of Education has approved a 2019-20 budget request that's a 7 percent increase over the approved budget for the current year.



U.S. News Best High Schools: Heres How 163 CT Schools Ranked  Darien, IL Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. NewS - Darien, CT - You may be surprised to see what CT schools rank among the nation's best. We also have CT's best.



Greater Hartford CREC Athletes Earn Fall Accolades  Hartford, CT Patch

Greater Hartford CREC Athletes Earn Fall Accolades - Greater Hartford, CT - Seven student-athletes from MLC and one from University High School received ...



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