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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 […]


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The Campaign Ends

Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican Tom Foley traveled the state Monday in a last-minute effort to boost voter turnout in Connecticut’s tight race for governor, with Foley getting a 5th visit from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.


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Rallying Against Violence in Hartford

Members of the community, the Hartford Police Department, and some big-name elected officials are getting together in Hartford Saturday morning.

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Washington Anti-Gun March Pays Tribute To Sandy Hook School Victims

Thousands of people, many holding signs with names of gun violence victims and messages such as “Ban Assault Weapons Now,” joined a rally for gun control on Saturday, marching from the Capitol to the Washington Monument.


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Students Plan Education Rally

College students from across Connecticut are expected to rally at the state Capitol in support of overhauling the state’s public education system.


Anti-Hate Rally Planned At CCSU

Central Connecticut State University has scheduled an anti-hate rally after messages targeting two students because of their sexual orientation were posted in a dormitory last week.


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State Police Rally Against Layoffs

The Connecticut State Police Union is urging Gov. Dannel P. Malloy not to follow through with plans to lay off 56 state troopers, arguing that the cuts would worsen the department’s already depleted ranks.


Mental Health Wotkers Plan Rally

Mental health workers plan a midday rally against state layoffs and budget cuts.


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Rally To Fight Racism At Trinity

Trinity College students are planning a rally to show unity in the face of several racially motivated incidents on campus recently.


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Parade Participants Announced

Organizers of Sunday’s UConn Victory Parade have announced the marching units which will take part in the event honoring the Huskies for their NCAA National Championship. The parade will step off from the North Steps […]