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  • State Bond Commission approves grant for artificial turf field at EHHS

    The town of East Hartford announced on July 25 that it has received a $1.5 million state grant to help fund a new synthetic turf field at East Hartford High School. "This is a phenomenal opportunity for our student athletes," said EHHS Principal...
  • Town of East Hartford launches new website

    Local residents and businesses can now pay their taxes, see land records, apply for permits and even request a public appearance by Mayor Marcia Leclerc from the comfort of their own home. The town's new website – easthartfordct.gov – went...
  • READER SUBMITTED: American Heart Association And UnitedHealthcare Seeking Nominations

    The American Heart Association is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Lifestyle Change Award, sponsored by UnitedHealthcare. This annual recognition celebrates individuals who have made significant healthy lifestyle changes. Up to three nominees will...
  • Kraft, Belichick Interviewed In Aaron Hernandez Case

    Kraft, Belichick Interviewed In Aaron Hernandez Case
    Massachusetts detectives in one of Aaron Hernandez's murder cases have interviewed New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, owner Robert Kraft and other team employees as part of the yearlong probe. Their statements — along with text messages...
  • Former East Hartford Officer Gets Two Years For Possessing Child Pornography

    HARTFORD — A former East Hartford police officer was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to two years in prison for possessing child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's office said. Andrew W. Nielsen, 50, of South Windsor, pleaded guilty in March...
  • Ex-Police Officer Sentenced In Child Porn Case

    A former East Hartford police officer was sentenced to two years in prison Wednesday for possession of child pornography. Andrew W. Nielsen is accused of ordering the pornography over the Internet in 2010 and 2011 while working as a police officer. He...
  • Farmington Red Cross Needs Donors

    FARMINGTON — The American Red Cross needs blood, badly. Over the past 11 weeks in Connecticut, blood donations to the Red Cross are down about 8.5 percent, said Steve Mavica, a communications manager for the American Red Cross. That equates to...
  • Volunteers Invited To Help Pull Invasive Plants From Hockanum River On Saturday

    EAST HARTFORD — The East Hartford Hockanum River Watershed Council is taking over efforts to remove water chestnut, an invasive plant, from the Hockanum River on Saturday morning. Residents are invited to take part in the event, which will begin at...
  • Dance awards

    REGION- The Marion Dondi Burke School of Dance, Glastonbury, recently held its annual spring performances. Each year subject awards are given in the areas of ballet, tap, jazz and acro-gymnastics, as well as a class award for a the best overall group....
  • Podunk Bluegrass Festival moves to Hebron

    Last year, the Podunk Bluegrass Festival had to be cancelled due to scheduling conflicts at Dodd Stadium. It was the first time since the festival's founding in 1996 that the show didn't go on. "Yeah, that was tough," said Podunk President Mike Wilcox....
  • State Awards $6.6 Million To 28 Low-Performing Schools

    On Monday, Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor announced that 28 schools won $6.66 million in state and federal aid to help improve student performance. The grants, which the state awarded on a competitive basis, will go to schools in 10 districts,...