Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.
Threat Prompts Closure Of Milford School Milford officials have closed a middle school for the day as police investigate what they call a ``low credibility'' threat.
Possible Bomb Threat At Wolcott SchoolBomb sniffing dogs swept Tyrell Middle School in Wolcott before classes started this morning.
Teacher Says He Was Fired After Pointing Out Safety ViolationsA former shop teacher at the Norwich Free Academy has sued the school, alleging he was fired after pointing out safety violations in the school's woodshop.
Gas Leak Evacuates School
Third-Grader To Return To Class Friday After Being Barred In Ebola ScareA Milford third-grader will be back in class on Friday after being barred by the district because she had traveled to Africa.
Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made MealsA new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what's offered at school.
Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start TimesPediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
School Bus Driver 3x Limit For Blood Alcohol While On DutyA Farmington school bus driver is charged with driving under the influence as she traveled her route on the third day of school today.
5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help WithSeasoned instructors share the essentials for your child's transition back to the classroom.
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.
Bristol Authorities Make Threat Arrest; Offer Reward In Other CasesBristol police have arrested a middle school student for at least one of a half dozen school bom threats in the past week.