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  • Wesleyan Student Remains Hospitalized But Will Survive, Family Says

    Wesleyan Student Remains Hospitalized But Will Survive, Family Says
    MIDDLETOWN — Nearly a week after 11 people were hospitalized for suspected MDMA overdoses, one Wesleyan University student remains in treatment at Hartford Hospital and police are actively investigating the source of the drugs. Police said they...
  • Higher Education

    Higher Education
    I have a lot of friends and neighbors who work, or have worked, at Wesleyan University, so I expect some conversations. The child of an old friend attends the school. One of my colleagues taught journalism there. I count more than one professor among my...
  • Middletown Issues More Than 100 Fines For Uncleared Sidewalks

    MIDDLETOWN — The city has issued more than 100 fines for unshoveled sidewalks in an effort to clear paths for children walking to school and people walking to work on Washington and Newfield streets. Public Works Director William Russo said his...
  • Wesleyan Photo Exhibit Depicts 2011 Nuclear Disaster In Japan

    Wesleyan Photo Exhibit Depicts 2011 Nuclear Disaster In Japan
    A new art event at Wesleyan University in Middletown consists of a series of still photographs of Professor Eiko Otake dancing, freeform, elegantly, draped in a variety of handsome fabrics. What is extraordinary about the photos isn't just Otake's dynamic...
  • Smart Kids, Dumb Drug Decisions

    Smart Kids, Dumb Drug Decisions
    The hospitalization of 11 Wesleyan University students last weekend offers yet more proof — if any were needed — of two facts of college life. One is that each generation needs fresh reminders of the dangers of using illegal substances. The...
  • Four Wesleyan students arrested after bad batch of Molly sickens 12

    Four Wesleyan students arrested after bad batch of Molly sickens 12
    Four Wesleyan students, including a Southern California man, have been arrested on drug charges in connection with a bad batch of a party drug that sickened a dozen people last weekend. Twelve people -- 10 students and two visitors -- were taken to...
  • 2 from Maryland among four arrested in connection with Connecticut drug overdoses

    2 from Maryland among four arrested in connection with Connecticut drug overdoses
    Two Maryland natives were among four Wesleyan University students arrested Tuesday in connection with about a dozen hospitalizations among people who took a party drug known as Molly. The students, including one from Lutherville and another from...
  • Author David Bezmozgis To Be Honored At Mandell JCC

    Author David Bezmozgis To Be Honored At Mandell JCC
    Author David Bezmozgis has won the 2014 Edward Lewis Wallant Award, presented yearly by the University of Hartford's Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies. Bezmozgis, who was born in Latvia and lives in Toronto, won for his novel, "The Betrayers"...
  • 4 students arrested in connection to Molly overdoses at Connecticut university

    4 students arrested in connection to Molly overdoses at Connecticut university
    Four Wesleyan University students were arrested Tuesday in connection with about a dozen hospitalizations among people who took a party drug known as Molly. The students, including one from Brazil, were arrested on assorted drug charges and were...
  • 'Picture/Thing' Exhibit At Wesleyan Straddles Photography, Sculpture

    'Picture/Thing' Exhibit At Wesleyan Straddles Photography, Sculpture
    Somewhere in the last dozen years or so, the art of photography underwent a transformation that was impossible to ignore. "What's different in this millennium is the dematerialization of the photograph," said Jeffrey Schiff, referring to photographers who...
  • Eleven At Wesleyan Hospitalized In MDMA Drug Overdoses

    MIDDLETOWN – At least 11 Wesleyan students have been hospitalized, with a sophomore reported in critical condition, after overdosing on the synthetic party drug MDMA, known as ecstasy, or Molly, police and Wesleyan officials said. City police late...