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  • 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
  • Serious Lapses, Fatal Mistakes: A Timeline

    Serious Lapses, Fatal Mistakes: A Timeline
    1995: A Birth to Three development assessment in New Hampshire indicates that Adam Lanza, then nearly 3 years old, falls "well below expectations in socio-personal development" and that the evaluator could not understand his language. In pre-school...
  • Faculty Advisory Committee Gives Thumbs Down On 'Transform' Plan For State Universities, Community Colleges

    Faculty Advisory Committee Gives Thumbs Down On 'Transform' Plan For State Universities, Community Colleges
    The Faculty Advisory Committee to the Board of Regents for Higher Education had harsh words Friday for a sweeping plan that aims to improve the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system. The committee, which met in Hartford, said the Transform...
  • Western Faculty Have Grave Concerns, Disappointment In 'Transform' Plan

    Faculty and staff from Western Connecticut State University convened Thursday and had "grave" concerns about the plan to transform the state university and college system, a professor said after the meeting. Daniel W. Barrett, president of the university...
  • ECSU Faculty OK Organizing 'No Confidence' Vote On Regents President

    ECSU Faculty OK Organizing 'No Confidence' Vote On Regents President
    The faculty at Eastern Connecticut State University decided Wednesday to organize a no confidence vote sometime soon on Regents President Gregory Gray and on plans to improve the state's university and college system. About 70 faculty members also...
  • After Provost Resigns, Faculty Express Concerns About State University Plan

    After Provost Resigns, Faculty Express Concerns About State University Plan
    Although it's not clear why Regents Provost Michael Gargano abruptly resigned Monday, it is clear that he did so amid growing concerns from faculty that a sweeping plan to improve the state university and college system does not adequately reflect the...
  • Sex scandal costs former Broward teacher his license

    Sex scandal costs former Broward teacher his license
    A former coach and teacher at Cypress Bay High will no longer be allowed to teach in Florida after he allegedly had sex with one student and exchanged inappropriate texts with another. The State Education Practice Commission mailed a letter to David...
  • Asteroid Named After Retired Western Connecticut Professor

    Asteroid Named After Retired Western Connecticut Professor
    Dr. Phillip Lu is characteristically self-deprecating about the news that a newly discovered asteroid has been named after him. "My younger daughter asked, 'Dad, what's this supposed to mean?'" said Lu, 82, a retired astronomy professor from Western...
  • A Building With An Artist's Attitude

    A Building With An Artist's Attitude
    Folks in the visual and performing arts are not, as a rule, staid. Most artists push the edges and question the status quo. You could say the same for the new Visual & Performing Arts Center on the campus of Western Connecticut State University, a...
  • Thurston Moore Talks About Guitar Playing, WestConn And His New Band

    Thurston Moore Talks About Guitar Playing, WestConn And His New Band
    Sonic Youth founder Thurston Moore's new solo album "The Best Day" officially hits stores this week. On his current tour — which brings him and his new band to the Ballroom at the Outer Space Thursday night — Moore has been enjoying the lack...
  • CREC Renames School In Honor of Sandy Hook Victim

    CREC Renames School In Honor of Sandy Hook Victim
    The Capitol Region Education Council has renamed one of its magnet schools in honor of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, a former Hartford resident who was among the young victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting. Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts...