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Gas Leak Evacuates School

COLUMBIA, Conn. (AP) – A school in Columbia was evacuated after a gas leak was discovered. Interim Town Administrator Mark Paquette says a small leak was discovered on the exterior of the Horace Porter School […]

01/29/2015

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Third-Grader To Return To Class Friday After Being Barred In Ebola Scare

A Milford third-grader will be back in class on Friday after being barred by the district because she had traveled to Africa.

10/30/2014

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Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made Meals

A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.

09/03/2014

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Pediatricians’ Rx For Schools: Later Start Times

Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.

08/28/2014

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School Bus Driver 3x Limit For Blood Alcohol While On Duty

A Farmington school bus driver is charged with driving under the influence as she traveled her route on the third day of school today.

08/27/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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Back To School Study Tips For Teens

Help your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.

07/21/2014

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Yells For ‘Daddy’ By School Yield Surprising Find

Police say a Connecticut woman became concerned when she heard someone calling “Daddy” repeatedly near a school. But when she began looking for a child, she instead found a large green parrot up in a tree.

06/15/2014

In the lobby of the Bristol Police Department, Mayor Ken Cockayne and Superintendent of Schools Ellen Solek try to reassure parents after a string of threats made against schools. Some of the parents said they were considering keeping their children home. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Bristol Authorities Make Threat Arrest; Offer Reward In Other Cases

Bristol police have arrested a middle school student for at least one of a half dozen school bom threats in the past week.

06/04/2014

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