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Avon (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Regional Digest: Rock Cats Roll Over Mets

    Rock Cats The Rock Cats scored five runs on five hits in the first inning, including a solo home run from Eddie Rosario, on their way to a 9-5 win over the Binghamton Mets Tuesday night at New Britain Stadium. New Britain's Mike Kvasnicky also had a two-...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Simsbury Woman's Club Awards Three Scholarships

    Recently members of the Simsbury Woman's Club gathered at Avon Old Farms Inn to award scholarships to two Simsbury High School graduates, and a woman who is enrolled at Central Connecticut State University. The money funding the three scholarships was...
  • Avon Barn, Farmhouse Put On State Register Of Historic Places

    Avon Barn, Farmhouse Put On State Register Of Historic Places
    AVON — An farmhouse and nearby barn that have been fixtures of West Avon Road for more than a century are now on the state's Register of Historic Places. The Derrin House and the barn, used by the First Company Governor's Horse Guards from 1954 to...
  • Preservation Group Marks Centennial Of Heublein Tower

    SIMSBURY — This year is the centennial of the Heublein Tower, one of the state's most prominent landmarks, and a preservation group has planned a series of events to raise money for the tower's preservation and restoration. The Friends of the...
  • Common Themes In Sex Assault Allegations Against Avon Doctor

    HARTFORD — Allegations of sexual assault by nine women against an Avon doctor are consistent in several respects, according to arrest warrants made available Thursday. The women alleged similar conduct by Dr. Khosro Pourkavoos — fondling of...
  • 2013-14 Area High School Scholar-Athletes

    The Courant considers 75 high schools to be in its primary circulation area. The athletic department at each of those schools was asked to list the top male and female scholar athletes based on grade point average and athletic achievement for the entire...
  • Avon Doctor Faces New Sex Assault Charges

    AVON — A local doctor accused in January of sexually assaulting two patients was arraigned Wednesday on new charges that he assaulted nine additional patients. Dr. Khosro Pourkavoos turned himself in to Avon police on June 4 and posted $195,000...
  • No Industry Along Farmington River

    I was dismayed to see that the New Hartford Planning and Zoning Commission voted to change the zoning in the Satan's Kingdom area of the Farmington River to industrial [June 12, Connecticut, "New Hartford OKs Zoning Change"]. A majority of the...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Avon Chamber Presents Awards, Elects Board Members

    During the 49th Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon of the Avon Chamber of Commerce, held Wednesday, May 21 at the Golf Club of Avon, awards were presented in various categories. The recipient of the Loren Bristol Spirit Award was Tom McGee of PMP...
  • New Britain High School Students Wins Award For Pinocchio Performance

    NEW BRITAIN - Student Julia Leitao of New Britain High School won a Halo Award for theater excellence, the school system reported. The awards are sponsored by the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury. On May 28, the school's production team along with 20...
  • Eells Name Principal At Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School

    BLOOMFIELD —The board of education has named Lisa Eells principal of the Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School. Eells was chosen from a pool of more than 20 candidates. She has more than 30 years of experience in education as a teacher, special...