by Thomas Breen | Feb 7, 2018 2:03 pm | Comments (4)
Parks Director Becky Bombero asked the dozen skaters, skateboarders and bikers assembled before her what day of the week they would be available to come to help pull weeds as their sweat equity contribution to a new skate park.
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by Staff | Feb 5, 2018 5:46 pm | Comments (2)
The Connecticut High School Coaches Association has named Career High School’s Larry Kelley its 2018 coach of the year.
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by Staff | Jan 29, 2018 12:04 pm
Chicken wings on the Republican side. And a lot of party to get through.
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by Staff | Jan 24, 2018 7:51 am
The community organization LEAP is resuming public lessons for children and adults who seek either to learn how to swim or to improve their skills.
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by Mercy A. Quaye | Jan 18, 2018 4:09 pm | Comments (2)
Do plagiarism laws apply to memes?
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by Christopher Peak | Dec 22, 2017 8:11 am | Comments (7)
Waiting for the whistle, swimmers at Wilbur Cross High School crouched on the starting block. Then, at the coach’s signal, they sprang into the water headfirst and splashed across the 25-yard pool.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 6, 2017 3:00 pm | Comments (7)
The Farnam Community recognized some hometown heroes at its 10th Sports Celebrity Breakfast.
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by Micaela Valentin | Nov 24, 2017 8:33 am | Comments (2)
Some football fans went home too early for Thanksgiving dinner Thursday.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 20, 2017 2:03 pm | Comments (2)
While Yale battled Harvard at the Bowl, another big match-up took place up the road at the YMCA Youth Center, between UNC and Kansas.
No, the renowned UNC-Chapel Hill Tarheels and the Kansas Jayhawks didn’t come to town to play at the YMCA. New Haven youth, hoping to keep their hoop dreams alive in a town, suited up as both teams during a season-ending match in the center’s new fall basketball league.
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by Allan Appel | Nov 6, 2017 7:48 am | Comments (2)
“They hate me over there. I’m their worst patient ever. I’d say, ‘I don’t care if you’re not done. I am. I’ve got to get back to school! I have my responsibilities.’”
Thus Jonathan Heller once described handling chemotherapy treatments while teaching business and coaching volleyball at Career High School — a later-in-life second career that became a mission.
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