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Church Bell Ringing Again, 15 Years After Steeple’s Collapse Into Basement

A Syracuse church’s 127-year-old bell is ringing for the first time since it fell into the basement when the steeple collapsed during a violent storm 15 years ago.


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Governor Asks For Bells To Ring Wednesday

Governor Malloy is asking Connecticut residents, schools and churches to ring bells Wednesday at 3:00 p.m., as part of the nationwide commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.


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Chiming Bells Mark One Week Since Newtown Deaths

The chiming of bells reverberated throughout Newtown on Friday, commemorating one week since the crackle of gunfire in a schoolhouse killed 20 children and six adults in a massacre that has shaken the community –and the nation– to its core.


Dies used to cast bells were salvaged from the wreckage of a fire at the Bevin Brothers plant in East Hampton. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Bell Factory Resumes Production Four Months After Fire

A 180-year-old New England company that made a bell for the Christmas classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” has resumed production, four months after its factory in East Hampton, Conn., burned down.