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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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Upstate NY Girl, 5, Spends Day At Wrong School

Officials at an upstate New York school district say a kindergartner spent a day at the wrong school after getting on the wrong bus.

03/15/2014

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Principal Remains on Suspension For Dragging Video

A principal in Bridgeport remains on suspension after videos surfaced showing the administrator dragging students down a school’s hallway.

02/22/2014

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Major Theft Reported At School Construction Site

State police are seeking the public’s assistance in their investigation into a major theft at a school construction site on New Haven Road in Prospect.

01/15/2014

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Windsor Children Report Approaches By Stranger

Police and school officials in Windsor are warning parents and children about two separate incidents this week in which a suspicious man approached children walking to school.

01/09/2014

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50 Cent’s New Cable Reality Show Tries To Help Dropouts

50 Cent said he’s excited to be part of the new Sundance series “Dream School” which follows a group of high school dropouts trying to graduate. 50 Cent appears in the series with filmmaker Oliver Stone and actor David Arquette.

10/08/2013

File photo of a sign in Newtown, Conn. with information about the town. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Town Voters Accept $50M For New Sandy Hook School

Newtown voters have accepted a $50 million grant from the state of Connecticut to build a new Sandy Hook Elementary School, the site of last year’s school massacre.

10/06/2013

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Should School Officials Be Able To Use Notification Systems To Remind Parents To Vote?

Stonington officials have joined local education officials urging repeal of a state law forbidding school officials from using their notification system to remind parents to vote in budget referendums.

09/16/2013

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Newtown Adopts New Firearms Ordinance

More than a year after debate began Newtown’s Legislative Council has unanimously approved a firearms ordinance limiting recreational shooting.

09/10/2013

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Two Arrested After School Finds Child With Burned Foot

Danbury police are holding two adults after school authorities and the Department of Children and Families reported serious injuries to the left foot of an eight-year-old-child.

08/30/2013

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