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  • Crime & Punishment: Pep Rally Gone Wrong

    Crime & Punishment: Pep Rally Gone Wrong
    John Skok seemed poised to take a plea deal, accepting a year in jail for his part in a scheme that bilked a Montville woman out of her life savings, when the prosecutor brought the proceedings to a halt to accuse the defendant of being drunk in court....
  • Advocate For Medical Marijuana Tells Story Of Pain And Hope

    Advocate For Medical Marijuana Tells Story Of Pain And Hope
    It's a subject of contentious debate: Should marijuana be legal for medicinal use? More than a dozen states have passed legislation legalizing medical marijuana, but so far that hasn't happened in Connecticut. The legislature is expected to take up the...
  • Study: 19 Percent of Teens Have Driven High

    Just when I think I have this whole parenting thing figured out, the game changes. With my oldest daughter preparing for middle school next year, I feel like I have a pretty firm grip on the perils of upper elementary: limiting the amount of makeup worn...
  • Rhyme and reason: The Times readers' best opinionated poems

    Rhyme and reason: The Times readers' best opinionated poems
    Once again, the poets came through. When we asked readers to submit opinionated poems for this year's Op-Ed poetry pages, we heard from nearly 1,000 of you. Your poems dealt with just about every aspect of modern life — with war and peace, with...
  • Oak Park police reports: Man in fishman's hat robs gas station; gun in stickup proves to be fake; and more

    The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports: A man 30 to 35 years old and wearing a fishermen's white floppy hat robbed the Circle K Shell, 401 Madison St., at gunpoint of $175 at 9:45 p.m. Aug. 26. The man fled east on Madison. Two...
  • Homeowners help police arrest two in burglary

     Homeowners help police arrest two in burglary
    A homeowner and several witnesses were credited with helping police arrest two teens accused of burglarizing an Evanston home recently. Officers were called to the 2600 block of Lincolnwood Avenue around 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 24, police said. The...
  • New Hampshire men sentenced as teens to life in prison granted new hearings

    MANCHESTER N.H. (Reuters) - New Hampshire's highest court has ruled that four men serving life in prison for murders committed when they were teenagers have the right to new sentencing hearings because of a 2012 U.S. Supreme Court decision. In a ruling...
  • Woodstock abuse suspect takes plea deal, testifies against schoolmate

    Woodstock abuse suspect takes plea deal, testifies against schoolmate
    An 18-year-old from Woodstock will be released from jail today after he testified against another man and pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl at a party over Christmas break. James Cornelius, who has been in custody since his arrest in...
  • Teacher charged with child porn on unpaid suspension

     Teacher charged with child porn on unpaid suspension
    The middle school teacher accused of producing child pornography is being suspended without pay after his arrest and "investigatory leave" from the district was announced Thursday. John C. Vastis, 51, a teacher at Meridian Middle School in Buffalo...
  • Hampton police arrest 3 teens in Northampton robbery investigations

    Hampton police arrest 3 teens in Northampton robbery investigations
    Three Hampton teenagers were arrested earlier this week in connection with two separate robbery investigations in the Northampton section of the city. The robberies both occurred after 10 p.m. Monday night, Hampton Police Division spokeswoman Cpl....
  • CiCi Bellis' teenage tennis success put in perspective by Pam Shriver

    CiCi Bellis' teenage tennis success put in perspective by Pam Shriver
    There was one especially understanding observer to the two-day CiCi Bellis sensation at the U.S. Open tennis tournament. Pam Shriver had been there, done that. Certainly, when 15-year-old Bellis of Atherton, Calif., lost in three sets Thursday night...