| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:01 AM
At least two U.S. medical schools so far are early adopters of Dr. Benjamin Lok's and Dr. Carla Pugh's "Robot Butt" for teaching doctors-in-training to properly (and compassionately) administer prostate exams. The robot, bent over a desk...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 8:22 AM
A principal I know told me that in years past, irate parents would line up outside her office on the last day of school, demanding that their children be assigned to a different teacher for the coming school year.
Kind of a buzz kill on a day when...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Coming together as a community, South Windsor residents donated handmade cards to the families of the Sandy Hook tragedy.
Hannah Reichle, a graduate of South Windsor High School organized the event at the Community Center. She set up...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Red Pens, everyone has used them, especially teachers. But one teacher takes their love for red pens to a whole different level. This teachers name is Dylan Connor.
Mr. Connor is a Latin teacher at Bunnell High School in Stratford...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Many high schools have clubs and activities to participate in, including skating clubs for skateboarders, but at Bunnell High School in Stratford, Connecticut, the SKATENG club, SKATENG with an E, is a club for students to involve themselves in the care...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Dr. Wrubel has done many things in his life time. He is an accomplished author of Word Speaking, a non-fiction book of poems. He was also a podiatrist in private practice here for many years until eight years ago when he made a career change.
| May 3, 2012
| 12:19 PM
The Stratford Public Library is a great source for helpful and educational programs that are not only a great learning experience but can also prepare Teens for college.
The Library has a wide variety of programs and activities that can help teens on the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Singing the alphabet and learning to count to 10 may seem like child's play, but it is actually part of a class offered at South Windsor High School.
The Leadership in Child Care class gives high school students the opportunity to teach...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:51 PM
I’ve told my fifth grader every year since he was a third grader that he shouldn’t worry about the Connecticut Mastery Test. For some reason, however, he forgets each year and freaks out about his performance.
I’ve told him that the...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Over the last few weeks, residents in the small town of Chester have been embroiled in a Rooster Beef.
A husband and wife had proposed a ban on keeping noisy livestock - such as chickens and roosters - in residential neighborhoods.