Special Olympics

Special Olympics Winter Games at Connecticut Light and Power location in Simsbury in 2014. (Jeff Hugabonne/WTIC Photo)

CL&P To Close Simsbury, Waterbury Locations

Connecticut Light and Power plans to close a repair and maintenance facility in Simsbury.


The flag of the Special Olympics raised as players attend the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Special Olympics Maine Winter Games Wrapping Up

The Special Olympics Maine Winter Games are wrapping up at Sugarloaf.


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Man Accused Of Embezzlement In Milford

A man is facing charges after Milford police say he embezzled thousands of dollars from several clubs. Sixty-six-year-old Richard Weir was the Rotary Club’s treasurer, according to police. They also say further information was developed […]



ESPN Team With Special Olympics

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) _ ESPN and the Walt Disney Company are announcing a partnership with Special Olympics to help promote unified sports in the United States. The Bristol-based sports entertainment giant is holding a kickoff […]


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Two Burned In Waterbury Special Olympics Torch Accident

Two people were burned in an accident involving the Special Olympics torch.


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Best Resources For Special Needs Families In Connecticut

There are many opportunities in Connecticut to help people with special needs excel. The Center for Children With Special Needs, CAPSEF and East Hartford Special Needs Programs are strong places to help find support.