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  • How The Courant's State, Area High School Football Top 10 Fared

    How The Courant's Top 10 state and area high school football teams fared in Week 7: State 1. Southington (6-0): Defeated Conard-West Hartford, 41-6. 2. Darien (7-0): Defeated Ridgefield, 50-23. 3. Newtown (7-0): Defeated Brookfield, 21-14. 4. New...
  • Berlin Remains Unbeaten

    Berlin Remains Unbeaten
    WEST HARTFORD — When asked what the foundation was for Berlin's 27-8 victory over Northwest Catholic Saturday, Berlin quarterback Alec Norton made a fist. "We don't have any singular stars," he said while raising his right index finger. He...
  • Religious Roots, Secular Festivities: Halloween Takes A Hit In Schools

    Religious Roots, Secular Festivities: Halloween Takes A Hit In Schools
    Newington officials caused a stir recently by eliminating all remaining Halloween celebrations from elementary schools. The justification for the decision — that Halloween parties and costume parades exclude children whose religion prohibits...
  • A look at District 11 football playoff races, EPC South standings entering Week 10

    A look at District 11 football playoff races, EPC South standings entering Week 10
    We have completed nine weeks of the high school football regular season. With one week to go, many of the District 11 playoff berths are decided. District 11 will hold a conference call with reporters Monday to update scenarios for the remaining...
  • Sister Catherine McHugh, active in elderly issues, dies

    Sister Catherine Elizabeth "Katie" McHugh spent decades as a teacher and leader in Chicago's Catholic organizations, and was a force for change in areas such as nursing home care, equitable housing and health care. One of Sister McHugh's crowning...
  • For West Africans in Maryland, Ebola is a call to action

    For West Africans in Maryland, Ebola is a call to action
    While they wait for word on the status of loved ones, they're sending out food, medical supplies and Western Union money transfers. Some are already mourning family deaths, while others fear having to do the same. All seem to be pushing ahead....
  • Cardinal George honors area Catholics for their service

    Cardinal George honors area Catholics for their service
    Just weeks from retirement, Cardinal Francis George presided over an annual awards ceremony Sunday afternoon that honored more than 200 individuals, couples and families from 147 parishes in Cook and Lake counties. Most of the honorees were bestowed the...
  • Breaking down the Class 5A playoffs

    Breaking down the Class 5A playoffs
    Top seeds: Sacred Heart-Griffin, Geneseo, Normal U-High. Last season: Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin defeated Montini 38-28 for the title. Favorite: Sacred Heart-Griffin. Dark horse: Decatur MacArthur. Best first-round game: Solorio-Marian...
  • 2014 IHSA football playoffs by the numbers

    2014 IHSA football playoffs by the numbers
    256 Teams that qualify for the playoffs. 32 Teams per class. 8 Number of classes. 13 State titles won by Joliet Catholic, most in state history. 29 Seasons in a row Mount Carmel has qualified for the playoffs, a state record. Stevenson...
  • Week 9: High school football scores

    Week 9: High school football scores
    Friday, Oct. 24 Super 16 No. 4 Lake Mary 41, Spruce Creek 19 - F No. 5 Osceola 39, Gateway 0 - F No. 6 Oak Ridge 28, Lake Howell 14 - F No. 7 South Sumter 42, Weeki Wachee 10 - F No. 9 Bishop Moore 63 Lake Highland 2 - F Mount Dora 49, No....
  • Football Roundup: Glastonbury Slips Past Manchester, Wins Division

     Football Roundup: Glastonbury Slips Past Manchester, Wins Division
    Donevin O'Reilly rushed for 217 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries, and Glastonbury blocked a Manchester extra-point kick to seal a 14-13 CCC Division I East road victory on Friday and wrap up its seventh consecutive division title. O'Reilly scored...