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Manchester Community College

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  • Thanksgiving Day Road Race Closures Detailed

    Race officials have announced road closures for the course of the Manchester Road Race on Thanksgiving Day. Police will close Main Street in downtown Manchester at 7 a.m. and will stay closed until around 12:30 p.m. or when all the barricades have been...
  • Updated List Of Connecticut Fireworks Celebrations

    Updated List Of Connecticut Fireworks Celebrations
    July 3 New Britain Stadium, New Britain, post-game, www.rockcats.com. July 4 Danbury Fair Mall, Danbury, 8 p.m., www.danburyfairmall.com. Postponed to July 5.   Jennings and Penfield Beaches, Fairfield, 9 p.m., www.fairfieldct.org. Postponed to...
  • Best Local Tech, Business or Art School

    Best Local Tech, Business or Art School
    1) Hartford Art School 200 Bloomfield Ave.  West Hartford (860) 768-4393 www.hartfordartschool.org       2) Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts 2) Manchester Community College   3) Connecticut School of Broadcasting  
  • FOX CT Storm Closings

    SCHOOLS Bloomfield Closed Regional District 14 Del Opening 2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:39am Windsor Locks Public Schools Del Opening 1 1/2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:22am Wooster Del Opening 2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:36am
  • CTfastrak Needs To Slow Down

    The article "Route Using Busway, I-84 Planned" [Dec. 19, news] talks about a new CT Transit bus route running between the UConn Medical Center in Farmington and Manchester Community College. With today’s CT Transit, you can ride the existing CT...
  • State DOT Plans New Route Using Busway, I-84 HOV Lanes

    State DOT Plans New Route Using Busway, I-84 HOV Lanes
    MANCHESTER — The CTfastrak busway runs from Hartford to New Britain, but it's not just a "west of the river" service, state Transportation Commissioner James Redeker told an audience of Manchester-region business owners Thursday. Manchester will...
  • Mother Pursued Dream Of Education And Became Psychiatric Social Worker

    Sandra Werkheiser, a psychiatric social worker and therapist at Manchester Memorial Hospital, died Nov. 13. She was 80. Werkheiser, who was born in Philadelphia, moved to Manchester in 1959 with her husband, Richard. When she was younger, Werkheiser's...
  • Book Recounts Rise Of Manchester Community College Despite Doubters

    Susan Phillips Plese started teaching at Manchester Community College in 1969, six years after the school opened in 1963. Plese, 68, of Manchester, has since retired from the college and released a book this month about the school's history titled...
  • Hartford Makes White House Pledge To Get More Students To College

    Hartford Makes White House Pledge To Get More Students To College
    HARTFORD — Pledging to get more students to college, city school administrators on Thursday said they planned to raise the rate of Hartford graduates who enroll in postsecondary education to 70 percent by November 2015. Currently, 55 percent of...
  • Manchester Holiday Events Begin Thursday With Tree-Lighting

    Manchester Holiday Events Begin Thursday With Tree-Lighting
    MANCHESTER — Holiday events will begin Thursday with the downtown Christmas tree lighting and continue on Friday and Saturday. The tree-lighting ceremony is scheduled from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on the lawn of St. James Church on Main Street. The event...
  • Manchester Downtown Tree Lighting, Music And Holiday Cheer Thursday

    Manchester Downtown Tree Lighting, Music And Holiday Cheer Thursday
    MANCHESTER — A holiday celebration with music, a visit from Santa and the lighting of the downtown Christmas tree is set for Thursday. The tree lighting ceremony, slated for 6:30-7:30 p.m. on the lawn of St. James Church on Main Street,...