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Hundreds Rally For Charter School Funding

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hundreds of charter school advocates are rallying outside the Connecticut state Capitol, urging lawmakers to approve funding to expand charter school seats. A coalition of pro-charter school organizations sponsored the event […]

05/07/2015

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Auditors: National Science Foundation Suspends UConn Grants

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The National Science Foundation has frozen more than $2 million in grants to the University of Connecticut after a foundation investigation found two professors used grant money to buy products from […]

05/01/2015

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Drop-Out Sentenced To Probation For Graduation Bomb Threat

A former Quinnipiac University student has been sentenced to three years of probation for a making a false bomb threat last year on graduation day.

04/29/2015

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Governor Vetoes Regents Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that would have blocked the Connecticut Board of Regents for Higher Education from closing any campus or manufacturing programs without legislative approval. The […]

04/27/2015

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Former PTO Treasurer Arrested

(SOUTHINGTON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   The former treasurer of the  Hatton Elementary School PTO in Southington  turned herself in to police  and has been charged with Larceny. 37 year old Christine Honohan  is accued of embezzling   about […]

04/27/2015