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Arbitrator recommends Seymour High assistant principal charged with DUI keep his job  Waterbury Republican American

SEYMOUR — An independent arbitrator has recommended a Seymour High School assistant principal keep his job, despite the fact he faced being fired in the ...



Litchfield awards many scholarships to graduating students  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — A newly established scholarship in honor of Lynn Ray Hoopes and her many contributions to the Litchfield community, as well as her love of ...



Litchfield High School to hold Relay for Life April 27  New Haven Register

Litchfield High School's first ever Relay for Life will be at the school on April 27, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. Relay for Life events raise money for the American Cancer ...



Torrington doubles up Litchfield, reaches Class L tournament  Gametime CT

LITCHFIELD — Torrington completed a storybook late-season march to the Class L tournament Wednesday afternoon, pulling away from a feisty young ...



Litchfield kicks off 300th birthday celebration on the Green with Gov. Lamont  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — The skies were a bit moody by mid-morning Sunday, but the clouds parted in time for the kickoff of Litchfield's 300th birthday celebration on the ...



Litchfield, Region 6 officials optimistic over shared superintendent plan  Waterbury Republican American

The top elected officials in Litchfield and the Region 6 towns of Warren, Morris and Goshen are optimistic about a plan to have Region 6 Superintendent ...



Litchfield superintendent to step down at end of school year  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD — Superintendent Sherri Turner will step down at the end of the current school year, a move that will conclude her three-year run as the leader of ...



Litchfield to kick off 300th anniversary Sunday  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — An ecumenical *service* at Litchfield Congregational Church, followed by a procession to the town Green where dignitaries including Gov.



Happenings in the Hills: Friends hold fundraiser for former Litchfield High athlete  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD Friends of Roger Newbury Jr. filled the Litchfield Community Center on Saturday night for a fundraiser that will help Newbury in his fight against ...



Team Impact no average Joes, wins dodgeball tournament at Litchfield High  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD — Word's out that the Retro Dodge Ball Tournament benefiting Litchfield Education Foundation is a high-quality event offering strong competition in ...



Happenings in the Hills: Litchfield crossing guard to retire after 48 years  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD — Barbara Crusius was a young mother looking for a part-time job in 1970 when she applied to work as a crossing guard at Center School.



State agencies warn residents to be very aware of bears  Torrington Register Citizen

Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) reminds residents to take steps to reduce encounters and potential conflicts with ...



Happenings in the Hills: Litchfield brothers make names for themselves in Hollywood as writer for 'Game of Thrones,' casting agent  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD Bantam experienced a touch of Hollywood over the weekend with the return of the Antonucci brothers, Ethan and Dan, who have made names for ...



Litchfield Commons welcomes new coffeehouse, Toast & Co.  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — Christine Harding, who is co-owner with Mark Abbott of the new coffeehouse in Litchfield with the quirky name Toast & Co., recently shared her ...



Couple to open coffee shop in Litchfield Commons  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD — A local couple is transforming a vacant storefront in Litchfield Commons into a coffee shop that will be known as Toast & Co. Christine Harding ...



Fire At Litchfield High School Out, Building Evacuated  Hartford Courant

A small fire that led to the evacuation of Litchfield High School and Litchfield Middle School Monday morning has been extinguished, a school spokeswoman sa.



Litchfield Historical Society takes a long look back at local businesses  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD – Litchfield Historical Society staffers have created an exhibit on the occasion of the town's 300th anniversary that provides an interesting glimpse ...



Litchfield Stop & Shop employees picket outside Route 202 store  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — Stop & Shop employees and members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local #371 and #919 were picketing Friday afternoon in front of ...



Litchfield boys soccer team hands Northwestern first loss  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — Litchfield's undefeated boys soccer team (6-0) made its biggest statement yet in a 6-1 rout over Northwestern, handing the Highlanders (4-1-1) ...



2 Students Dressed as Columbine Shooters, Threatened to Hurt Others at Litchfield High School: State Police  NBC Connecticut

A western Connecticut high school is trying to expel two students who are accused of dressing up as the Columbine shooters for Halloween and making threats ...



Litchfield middle, high school students named to honor roll  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — The following students were named to the third-quarter honor roll for the 2017-18 academic year at Litchfield High School. Litchfield High School ...



Litchfield knocks off Lewis Mills in soccer  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — Litchfield's boys soccer team completed a two-day earthquake at the top of the Berkshire League standings with a 1-0 victory over Lewis Mills at ...



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.



Litchfield High School class of 2017 recognized at graduation  Litchfield County Times

TORRINGTON >> The members of the Litchfield High School class of 2017 came together one more time Thursday evening, as they were recognized and ...



Litchfield schools placed on lockdown after ammo found in bathroom  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

LITCHFIELD, Ill. - Two pieces of ammunition were found in the men's bathroom at Litchfield High School Wednesday morning. According to police, the discovery ...



Litchfield High School Players present ‘Into the Woods’ March 8-10  Torrington Register Citizen

The Litchfield High School Players musical production of “Into the Woods” will be presented in the Litchfield Intermediate School auditorium, March 8-10: ...



Litchfield middle, high school students named to honor roll for second-quarter marking period  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — The following high school and middle school students at Litchfield High School were named to the honor roll for the second-quarter marking ...



Litchfield’s Oliver Wolcott Library welcomes new trustees, officers  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — The Oliver Wolcott Library recently welcomed one new trustee and a new slate of officers, who were elected at its annual meeting in September ...



Winsted’s NCCC holding job fair April 30  Torrington Register Citizen

WINSTED — Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) will host a job fair from 11 a.m.-1 p.m,. April 30 in the Multipurpose Room (128) of ...



New Market Place Tavern in Litchfield will hold vast history  Waterbury Republican American

LITCHFIELD A cellblock that once housed British prisoners of war during the War of 1812 and later accommodated hardened criminals awaiting trial at the ...



Litchfield High School recognized for energy efficiency | News  Litchfield County Times

Litchfield >> Representatives from Eversource recently recognized the Town of Litchfield for the ENERGY STAR® certification of Litchfield High School.



Litchfield High School scores high in Newsweek ranking  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Litchfield High School has been rated the third best high school in Connecticut, in a recent Newsweek ranking, and the 164th best high school ...



Litchfield High School students perform in Berklee High School Jazz Festival Feb. 10  Torrington Register Citizen

BOSTON — Berklee College of Music held its 50th annual Berklee High School Jazz Festival, the country's largest high school jazz competition, on Saturday, ...



Torrington PAL offers ‘Under Cover Parent’ program on Thursday  Torrington Register Citizen

TORRINGTON — The Torrington Police Activities League in partnership with the Torrington Police Department is hosting the “Under Cover Parent,” on Thursday ...



Nonnewaug High's graduation to be held at Warner Theatre in Torrington  Waterbury Republican American

WOODBURY – Nonnewaug High School Class of 2019 graduates will receive their diplomas in the Warner Theatre and not on the school campus like most ...



State grades every school district and three-quarters see a drop  The CT Mirror

The large majority of public schools and school districts in the state earned worse grades this year than last on the state's annual assessment of school ...



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 ...



6 Elected to Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame  Patch.com

CROMWELL, CT — Six new members will be inducted into the Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame at the annual induction ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.



13 Connecticut Schools Make Newsweek's List Of Top 500 High Schools  Hartford Courant

Think you know where Connecticut's best high schools are located?



Torrington UNICO Chapter announces scholarship, grant recipients  Torrington Register Citizen

TORRINGTON — The Torrington Chapter of UNICO National , the largest Italian American *Service* Organization in the USA , of which Torringon is the second ...



Litchfield High School Principal Charged With DUI, Police Say  Hartford Courant

TORRINGTON — The principal of Litchfield High School was charged with driving while under the influence over the weekend, police said.Kristen Della Volpe ...



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.



Candidate Profile: David T. Wilson, Republican, 66th House District  Waterbury Republican American

Age: 71 Address: 42 Wheeler Road, Litchfield Party: Republican Education: Litchfield High School, class of 1965 Experience: One term as state representative; ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Greenwoods Counseling Referrals expands its reach in Litchfield with enhanced services, programs  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Greenwoods Counseling Referrals, Inc., in partnership with the Litchfield School District and the Litchfield Prevention Council, is wrapping up its ...



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.



Madison Resident Elected to Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame  Madison, CT Patch

Madison Resident Elected to CT Soccer Hall of Fame - Madison, CT - Six deserving individuals will be inducted into the state's soccer shrine in late January.



Litchfield principal arrested on DUI charge will return to school after 10-day suspension  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Kristen Della Volpe, principal of Litchfield High School, will return to work following a 10-day leave of absence after her Jan. 4 arrest for ...



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.



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.



LHS music students perform with national ensemble  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD — Litchfield High School senior Ben Vermilyea and junior Devlin Tenney are well versed in the long hours and dedication required to become ...



Litchfield teen to compete in pageant | News  Litchfield County Times

LITCHFIELD — Ashlyn Manuel, 15 and a sophomore at Litchfield High School, will be competing in the Miss Connecticut Outstanding Teen pageant on June 9 ...



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 ...



Wolcott Elementary School In West Hartford Names New Principal  Hartford Courant

Students at Wolcott Elementary School this fall will return to school to a new principal. In a letter sent home to Wolcott families Tuesday, Moore said district hired ...



Tri-State Baseball League Hall of Fame welcomes five new members  Torrington Register Citizen

TORRINGTON — Five new honorees entered the Tri-State Baseball League's Hall of Fame last week in the midst of a three-game championship thriller between ...



Ex-Choate Teacher Spent Years Working In Connecticut Schools After Sex-Abuse Accusations  Hartford Courant

One of the 12 former Choate Rosemary Hall teachers accused this week of sexually abusing students has spent most of the 18 years since the allegation ...



The Litchfield Prevention Council relaunches Project Purple | Community  Litchfield County Times

LITCHFIELD >> Schools and community groups across the United States will be “Going Purple,” JANUARY 23-27, 2017. These dates align with National Drugs ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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



Litchfield High School valedictorian and salutatorian are Olivia Nordland and Jimmy Pavlick  Torrington Register Citizen

Olivia Nordland is excited about starting her own life in New York City. Going off to New York University, the 17-year-old said it might be a little scary at first, but ...



Litchfield teen collects teddy bears to help traumatized children  WMUR Manchester

A Litchfield high school student has organized a teddy bear drive to help children who have suffered trauma. Tyler Fletcher, a sophomore at Campbell High ...



Avon High Principal Draws Heat For Errant Post-Election Email; Superintendent Stands By Him  Hartford Courant

School Superintendent Gary Mala on Tuesday strongly supported the interim principal at Avon High School, who has been caught in an uproar over an email he ...



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 ...



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 ...



Stonybrook Golf Course on the market in Litchfield  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Stonybrook Golf Course holds a special place in Bob Ferrarotti's heart. He's owned it for 40 years, worked there prior and even raised his three ...



Litchfield Board of Education discusses superintendent search, personnel issues  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> The Board of Education decided to hold a special public meeting next Thursday to interview headhunting firms for its superintendent search ...



See the graduation rate at your local high school  The CT Mirror

State officials celebrated another “record high” in graduation rates on Monday. Graduation rates have substantially increased over the past five years. Of the ...



Bethel High Named Among States 50 Best Public High Schools: New Rankings  Patch.com

Bethel Named Among State's Best High Schools - Bethel, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree with the ...



Litchfield Club Pulls Together | News  Litchfield County Times

LITCHFIELD—The Litchfield Hills Rowing Club will soon have a new boathouse on Bantam Lake that will allow the thriving rowing program to continue growing.



Northfield community rallies to help Iraq War vet  Torrington Register Citizen

NORTHFIELD >> The community turned out in record numbers on Sunday morning to help a friend in need. Members of the Northfield Volunteer Fire Co.



Litchfield’s Leo Paul reflects on 10 years in office  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Leo Paul never planned to run for First Selectman in Litchfield, but now has held the seat for a decade. The Air Force veteran, who grew up in ...



Rep. Esty hears heartbreaking stories of opioid addiction during Litchfield visit  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Inside Frances Clem's art studio is a piece of her son's artwork from high school. Made from graphite, it shows a young man walking down a ...



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 ...



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 ...



New Canaan Is CTs Top Public High School: New Rankings Released For 2017-18  Patch.com

Niche.com Ranking Of The Top High Schools In CT - New Canaan, CT - A popular website recently compiled a list of the best public high schools in Connecticut.



Ridgefield School Ranked Among CTs Best Group of Teachers in 2016  Patch.com

Ridgefield, CT - The folks at reviews site Niche.com have come out with a ranking of which public high schools in the state have the best teachers.



Shepaug coach Stuart to be inducted into the CT Field Hockey Coaches Hall of Fame  Danbury News Times

Owning a record of 302-120-3-2, Stuart has captured three state titles during her storied career. Cocktail hour begins at 3 p.m. with a dinner at 4 p.m. The ...



Cheshire High School Named One of the Top Public High Schools in the Nation by Newsweek  Patch.com

CHESHIRE, CT — Newsweek's annual list of the top public high schools in America for 2016 that was released on Thursday reveals good news once again for ...



OP-ED | Closing of UConn's Torrington Campus Is Tip of the Proverbial Iceberg  CT Newsjunkie

As Rahm Emanuel once said while his boss was trying to get Obamacare passed, “Never let a good crisis go to waste.” And nothing illustrates it better than the...



CAS-CIAC Head Named to Lead National Federation  Cheshire, CT Patch

CAS-CIAC Head Named to Lead National Federation - Cheshire, CT - She will become the first female executive director of the National Federation of State ...



Nearly 25% of Nebraska's schools face penalties for underachievement  Omaha World-Herald

The annual State of the Schools report lists Nebraska schools that failed to meet goals in the same subject and grade span for two or more consecutive years.



Thomaston gallery, Fine Arts Connection, opens new show; Kent Art Association schedules lectures, announces show winners  Torrington Register Citizen

THOMASTON — The Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston presents its new show, “Home Sweet Home,” running from July 14-29 at the Crescent Gallery, 158 ...



Half Full Brewery to Release Transcend Hoppiness  Brewbound.com

STAMFORD, CT – Half Full Brewery (Half Full) is “hoppy” to announce the fourth installment of its Community Sourced Ales Project (CSA Project). Transcend ...



Litchfield’s Chris Blazek no-hits Torrington in a Tri-State League win  Torrington Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Litchfield lefthander Chris Blazek looked like he was still heading for the majors in a no-hit performance that led the Cowboys to a 6-0 win over ...



America's Top Schools 2014  Newsweek

Newsweek's 2014 Rankings highlights schools that do the absolute best job of preparing students for college. This year, our methodology is more stringent than ...



Engagements: Meghan Gruber & Michael Strunk  St. Cloud Times

Dale and Dianne Gruber of Waite Park announce the engagement of their daughter, Meghan, to Michael Strunk, son of...



Western men’s basketball coach Campbell retires after 32 years  Danbury News Times

Jason Harlow, a former player and assistant coach for Campbell, will take the reins as the interim head coach on Nov. 1. In the 1989-90 season, Campbell ...



St. Cloud high school principals to trade places  St. Cloud Times

Principals of St. Cloud's public high schools, Apollo and Technical, will trade places.



How did your school do on the new SBAC test?  The CT Mirror

See how your school and school district performed on the new English and math assessment tests aligned with Common Core state standards. The side-by-side ...



Teams Take Part in Berkshire League Track and Field Championship  PrimePublishers.com

Gwenavere Noto represented Shepaug in the girls' 300 meter hurdles on Saturday, May 20 at the Berkshire League Track and Field Championships at Litchfield ...



Letter: Thank you from the Friendly Hands Food Bank  Torrington Register Citizen

Thank you from Friendly Hands Food Bank. Friendly Hands Food Bank would like to thank everyone who gave so generously during the 2014 Thanksgiving and ...



In midst of 4th term, Kleis becomes St. Cloud's longest serving mayor  St. Cloud Times

54-year-old former State Senator engages residents through weekly town halls, monthly dinners at his house and mobile #townhallstcloud bus.



Local actress, Ilvi Dulack, looking to bring more creativity to Litchfield County  Torrington Register Citizen

LITCHFIELD >> Actress, director, producer and Litchfield native Ilvi Dulack said that she wants to bring more of the creative arts to Litchfield County. To "connect ...



Lady Bears' Field Hockey on Their Way Back  PrimePublishers.com

THOMASTON - The getting-to-know-you phase is over between the Thomaston High School field hockey team and coach Annemarie Manning.



New principal named for Lincoln Elementary  St. Cloud Times

Beth LaCoursiere comes from Minneapolis Southwest High School.



HAH Board Reviews Past Year  thejournal-news.net

The board of directors reviewed a successful year and looked into the future during their annual meeting on Thursday, Oct. 18, at the hospital. Board Chairman ...



Winsted American Legion team gets past Torrington  Torrington Register Citizen

TORRINGTON >> Winsted's American Legion Post 43 baseball team beat Torrington's P38s 11-4 Thursday evening, foreshadowing a long Legion season for ...



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