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Obituary: Edward Bulkeley (Buck) Griswold, 80, of Wilton  Wilton, CT Patch

Obituary: Edward Bulkeley Griswold, 80, of Wilton - Wilton, CT - Buck was a civic leader throughout his life volunteering his time tirelessly to help his community.

Geoffrey M. Nielsen  Hartford Courant

Geoffrey M. Nielsen, 79, of Wethersfield, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 2, 2019 in the comfort of his home. Geoff was born in Hartford on ...

Wethersfield High School Teams Clinch State Tournament Berths

Wethersfield Teams Clinch State Tournament Berths - Wethersfield, CT - Three teams from Wethersfield High School are already slated for state tournament ...

Winter Team State Championship History: Wethersfield High School

Winter Team State Title History: Wethersfield HS - Wethersfield, CT - Eagle squads have won six state team championships in winters past.

Watermelon Prank Runs Amok at Wethersfield High School

Prank Runs Amok at Wethersfield High School - Wethersfield, CT - A senior prank involving fruit wound up being not too sweet at Wethersfield High School.

Wethersfield High School Fall Sports: Past Titles, 2018 Schedule

WHS Fall Sports: Past Titles, 2018 Schedule - Wethersfield, CT - A look at the state championship history in fall team sports at Wethersfield High School, plus the ...

Wethersfield Studying Future Needs Of Schools  Hartford Courant

The Wethersfield board of education is looking at how their facilities are faring and what enrollment trends mean for the district.

​Janice Leigh (Clark) Bray, 93, of Milford  Milford, CT Patch

Janice Leigh (Clark) Bray, 93, of Milford - Milford, CT - In 1967, the family moved to Milford, CT where Janice was very involved with the Woodmont United ...

Bear Ambles Around Wethersfield Schools Friday Morning  Hartford Courant

A bear sighting put Wethersfield Public Schools on alert Friday morning.

Wethersfield High School Student-Athletes Earn Winter Accolades

Wethersfield Student-Athletes Earn Winter Honors - Wethersfield, CT - A total of 35 Eagles received All-State or All-CCC recognition for their efforts during the ...

Wethersfield Student Named 2018 Merit Semifinalist

National Merit Semifinalists - Wethersfield, CT - The seniors are in the running for prestigious national scholarships.

Wethersfield High dismissed early due to strange odor  WFSB

A strange odor forced an evacuation at Wethersfield High School on Tuesday.

No Trespassing Warning Issued for Wethersfields Cottone Field

WETHERSFIELD, CT — Police on Monday sent out a reminder that Cottone Field at Wethersfield High School is "off limits unless authorized." ...

Wethersfield Student Awarded MCC Presidents Scholarship

Students Awarded MCC President's Scholarships - Wethersfield, CT - The Manchester Community College Foundation has awarded 11 high school seniors aid ...

Harry B. Pettengill III  Hartford Courant

Harry "Pete" Byron Pettengill III, 86, passed away at home on Friday, August 24th surrounded by the love of his family following a courageous 3 month battle with ...

Wethersfield Residents Sound Off On Plan To Purchase Kycia Farm  Hartford Courant

Residents spoke both in favor and against Wethersfield's plan to purchase Kycia Farm.

Wethersfield High School Student-Athletes Earn Fall Honors

Wethersfield Student-Athletes Earn Fall Honors - Wethersfield, CT - A total of 35 Eagles received recognition for their outstanding performances this fall.

Panel at Wethersfield High School question e-cigarette safety  FOX61 Hartford

WETHERSFIELD -- The speakers at a panel discussion Thursday have issued a clear message: e-cigarettes are dangerous. Doctors, school officials and ...

"Fiddler" Rocks The House At WHS  Hartford Courant

Everything clicked, in the Wethersfield High School drama club's presentation of Fiddler on the Roof, March 9-11.

Official: Slain 16-Year-Old Was Wethersfield High School Student  Hartford Courant

A Wethersfield man fatally shot a 16-year-old Thursday night and now faces a murder charge, police said. He will appear in Superiour Court in New Britain on ...

Community News For The Wethersfield Edition  Hartford Courant

Cheerleading Team Raises Funds. WETHERSFIELD — The Wethersfield High School Cheerleading team recently held a T-shirt fundraiser with all profits going ...

Wethersfield High School Graduation Rates Released

Wethersfield High School Graduation Rates Released - Wethersfield, CT - The state has released town-by-town data concerning how many local students are ...

Wethersfield High School Runner Succeeds at State Cross Country Championships

MANCHESTER, CT — A runner from Wethersfield High School cracked the top 35 in Class L at the CIAC class meets Saturday at Wickham Park. Here are the ...

Wethersfield High School student displays serious work of art  FOX61 Hartford

WETHERSFIELD -- Yasmin Lazu, always enjoyed art, but realized it was more than just a hobby in 5th grade when it became her passion. Lazu is this month's ...

Kevin M. Carone  Hartford Courant

Kevin Michael Carone, 41 of Stuart, FL and formerly Wethersfield, CT passed away suddenly Tuesday October 16th, 2018. Born December 21, 1976 in Hartford, ...

Freshman and New Student Orientation Being Offered at Wethersfield High School

WETHERSFIELD, CT — An orientation session has been scheduled for all grade 9 students and students new to Wethersfield High School. The orientation ...

Robert J. Scott  Hartford Courant

Robert J. Scott, 70, of Virginia Beach, died Aug.1, 2018, after a 2- year battle with cancer. He was born in Hartford, CT, Nov. 10, 1947, to Edward L. and Jeanette ...

Police Looking for Owner of Missing Wethersfield High School Class Ring

WHS Class Ring Recovered by Police - Wethersfield, CT - A Wethersfield High School class ring dating back more than 40 years has been recovered by police.

After Years Of Construction, Wethersfield High School Renovation Project Complete  Hartford Courant

When Jo Hedges walked through the newly renovated Wethersfield High School on Sunday, she couldn't believe it was the same school she graduated from in ...

Wethersfield High School Athletes Garner Postseason Honors

WETHERSFIELD, CT - A total of 45 student-athletes from Wethersfield High School were named to All-CCC teams following the 2016 spring season. Boys Track ...

Wethersfield High School Evacuated Due to Freon Leak  NBC Connecticut

Wethersfield High School was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a freon leak, according to the Wethersfield Fire Department.

CIAC CHAMPIONSHIPS: Snowfall pushes soccer, field hockey finals to Sunday  Meriden Record-Journal

CHESHIRE — The effects of Thursday night's snowfall have stretched to Championship Saturday. It's now Championship Sunday. Due to the snow and the ...

Peter B.S. Icaza  Hartford Courant

Peter Burbridge Servoss Icaza, 59, beloved husband of Mony (Chhun) Icaza, passed away Monday, April 30 at his home in Sarasota, Florida. Born September ...

David L. Larson  Hartford Courant

David L. Larson passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at his home in Irvine, California. David was born November 3, 1964 and raised in Connecticut. He also ...

Wethersfield High School Swimmer Excels at State Open Championships

Wethersfield, CT - An Eagle had a pair of top eight placements in the State Open Saturday at Yale University.

Wethersfield Drama Ushers In "The Shudder Season"  Hartford Courant

As Halloween leads into the Thanksgiving season, so did a series of one-act plays presented by Wethersfield High School students.

Community remembers murdered Wethersfield teen | News  WFSB

A Connecticut community is in mourning after a 16-year-old boy was shot in the head by a friend last week. That friend who is 18-years-old recently graduated ...

Wethersfield High Security Guard John “Pops” Saccente Retires, Gruff With A Heart Of Gold  Hartford Courant

After 27 years manning the main entrance and chasing trouble makers down Wethersfield High School's hallways, John "Pops" Saccente is a legend in town.

From Elders and Kindergartners, Sage Advice For Wethersfield High Graduates  Hartford Courant

The Class of 2017 won praised from school officials for perseverance and academic achievement, despite an array of obstacles during the graduates' four years.

Czapla Takes Reins At RHS  Hartford Courant

Susan Czapla is the new principal at Rockville High School, and says she hopes to bring a new way of examining what the school already does well, and what it ...

James A. LeGeyt  Hartford Courant

James "Jim" A. LeGeyt, 80, of Wethersfield, beloved husband for 47 years of Rose Marie (Windl) LeGeyt, passed away on Monday, December 17, 2018 with his ...

Vanessa Console  Hartford Courant

Vanessa Dumas Console, 51, beloved mother of Andrew John "AJ" and Serena, all of Wethersfield, passed peacefully at home on Friday, May 25, 2018.

CLASS L GIRLS BASKETBALL: Wethersfield puts the squeeze on Lyman Hall  Meriden Record-Journal

WETHERSFIELD — The pressure of the CIAC Class L girls basketball tournament was nothing compared to the hounding Lyman Hall felt Tuesday night from ...

Anthony Michael Massaro  Hartford Courant

Anthony Michael Massaro, 23, of Wethersfield, beloved son of Marc and Linda (Derderian) Massaro of Wethersfield, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, ...

Wethersfield High School students let back in after freon leak  FOX 61

WETHERSFIELD -- Officials say Wethersfield's High School was evacuated due to a freon leak in a classroom. It has since been resolved and the school aired ...

Arlene Veilleux  Hartford Courant

Arlene (Bradley) Veilleux joined her devoted husband R. Edmond Veilleux in their eternal rest on January 4th, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. She was ...

Davidson Secures Commitment from CT Breaststroker Abby Francis  SwimSwam

Abigail (Abby) Francis of Wethersfield, Connecticut has committed to Davidson College in North Carolina for the fall of 2019. She wrote on social media:

Rosemarie Palazzolo  Hartford Courant

Rosemarie (LaCava) Palazzolo, 91, wife of 56 years to the late Paul R. Palazzolo, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, September 10, ...

Isabelle Isham  Hartford Courant

YARMOUTH PORT, MA- Isabelle K. Isham, aged 90, passed away peacefully on October 11th, 2018 at her home on Cape Cod. This was the conclusion of over ...

Wethersfield students create device for peer with disability  WFSB

High school robotics class is all about hands-on participation, but sometimes one student isn't able to join the fun because of a disability.

Wethersfield High School Could Lose Accreditation  NBC Connecticut

Wethersfield High School is in disrepair and the school could lose accreditation if the problems are not resolved. The New England Association of Schools and ...

Donna M. DiLorenzo  Hartford Courant

Donna M. (Vasquez) DiLorenzo, 63, of Rocky Hill, beloved wife of the late Anthony DiLorenzo, died peacefully Friday June 1, 2018 surrounded by family at ...

Wethersfield teen charged with friend's murder waves probable cause  WFSB

A teenager from Wethersfield faced a judge on Tuesday for the murder of his friend, but saw his case continued.

Wethersfield mayor speaks out after 16-year-old shot and killed  FOX 61

WETHERSFIELD -- Police arrested Noah Hendron, 18, of Wethersfield after they said he is a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 16-year old Thursday night.

Town Council Schedules Special Meeting to Discuss Asbestos Removal at Wethersfield High School

WETHERSFIELD, CT - The Town Council has called a special meeting for Thursday to discuss asbestos remediation at the Wethersfield High School pool.

Immaculate ousts Stonington 4-3 in OT in Class S field hockey semis

No. 3 Immaculate edged No. 2 Stonington 4-3 in overtime in the Class S state tournament field hockey semifinals Tuesday ... but it was a Stonington team.

Local Golf: Wethersfield's Ayers Wins New England Junior Title - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Chris Ayers, who took his first golf swings before he was 1, played other sports such as basketball, baseball and soccer while growing up. He was on the ...

Its a Staples Three-Peat In Field Hockey Finals [VIDEO]  Westport, CT Patch

It's a Staples "Three-Peat" In Field Hockey Finals - Westport, CT - The Wreckers converted a pair of penalty corners in the second half to turn back Cheshire in ...

New Resource Officer Posted At Wethersfield's Middle School - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Wethersfield now has two school resource officers. A new police officer started working at Silas Deane Middle School when classes resumed for the fall.

CAS Featured Student Artist: Yasmin L.  FOX61 Hartford

Yasmin was chosen to receive this recognition for her outstanding work in the visual arts. About the CAS Featured Student Artist. In partnership with the ...

High School Baseball: Seniors Enjoy One Last Hurrah At CHSCA All-Star Games  Hartford Courant

When the state tournaments wrapped up on Saturday, the high school careers of seniors across the state came to a close. But for 70-plus baseball seniors, they ...

Services Scheduled for Former Wethersfield Police Chief

Services Scheduled for Former Wethersfield Chief - Wethersfield, CT - Chief William Knapp died on Sept. 1.

Wethersfield High Boys Track are national champions  FOX 61

WETHERSFIELD - The Wethersfield High School Boys Track Team can now boast it has a national championship, along with its many achievements, thanks to ...

911 Tapes Sealed in Wethersfield Teen Murder Case

WETHERSFIELD, CT — Wethersfield police on Monday said authorities have to keep the 911 tapes under wraps in the case of a teen killing another teen on ...

David J. Urgo  Hartford Courant

David J. Urgo, 71, of Cromwell, husband of Lucy (Padilla) Urgo, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family May 16, 2018 at Hartford Hospital.

D2 Golf: Wethersfield Third Behind Ridgefield, ND-West Haven  Hartford Courant

Chris Ayers, Patrick Murphy and Vincent Barone earn All-State golf honors for Wethersfield.

Wethersfield Native Hosts New Bravo Show 'Yours, Mine Or Ours' - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

It's official - you and your significant other have decided to move in together.Before you break out the bubbly and toast taking your relationship.

Larry Sebastian Spada  Hartford Courant

Larry S. Spada, 59, of Rocky Hill, beloved husband for 27 years of Nancy (Morris) Spada, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Born in ...

Welles Vorce Adams  Hartford Courant

Welles Vorce Adams, son of L. Wayne and Fannie V. Adams, died peacefully on Sunday morning, April 22, 2018 surrounded by his children. A devoted husband ...

Attorney For Accused Killer Noah Hendron Requests Probable Cause Hearing  Hartford Courant

The defense for Noah Hendron, accused last year of killing 16-year-old Vincent Basile in Wethersfield, requested Wednesday a hearing on the probable cause ...

Maria Karabetsos  Hartford Courant

Maria Karabetsos, 49, of Newington passed away Friday January 12, 2018. Maria was the daughter of Demetra (Tsakiris) Karabetsos and the late Soterios ...

Rocky Hill Mayor Steps Down To Accept Malloy Judge Appointment  Hartford Courant

Mayor Claudia Baio who served for 3 years as Rocky Hill's mayor was confirmed Thursday as a Superior Court judge.

Connecticuts Top 100 Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Greenwich, CT Patch

Connecticut's Top 100 Public High Schools for 2019 - Greenwich, CT - A popular website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.

Wethersfield Teen Encounters Coyotes on Bike Path

WETHERSFIELD, CT – A local teen told Fox61 news she had a close encounter with a pack of coyotes on her path home from school Tuesday afternoon.

Trump Supporter Calls On Wethersfield Mayor To Apologize For Facebook Post  Hartford Courant

The increasingly acrimonious presidential campaign spilled into local politics this week when a Donald Trump supporter berated Democratic Mayor Paul ...

Richard Williams And Devon Smith Are Always There For Wethersfield  Hartford Courant

Running back/linebacker Richard Williams and quarterback/free safety Devon Smith are nearly always on the field for Wethersfield High School, but they never ...

Wethersfield Woman Places In Top 10 At Miss Connecticut Pageant - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Wethersfield native Gina Salvatore competed and placed in the top 10 at the Miss Connecticut Scholarship Competition at Mohegan Sun on June 17-18.

Wethersfield High School Graduates 260 - tribunedigital-thecourant  Hartford Courant

WETHERSFIELD - Booming thunder and crashing lightning cut short Wethersfield High School's commencement Monday evening, but not before all 260 ...

Sharon Ada Holton  Hartford Courant

It is with great sadness that the family of Sharon Ada Holton announces her passing, Saturday, July 28, 2018, at the age of 64 years. She was born January 24, ...

Joy, Trepidation As Schools Open In Wethersfield  Hartford Courant

Teachers and staff cheered and waved blue and white pompoms as students entered Silas Deane Middle School Tuesday for the start of the new school year.

Police: Ex-Volunteer Coach In Wethersfield Had Sex With Student  Hartford Courant

A former volunteer Wethersfield High School track coach has been charged with having sex last year with a 14-year-old girl he coached.Daniel DiCioccio of ...

Wethersfield Officials: No Students Were Included in Voyeuristic Photos Taken by Former Principal

Letter: No Students Included in Voyeuristic Photos - Wethersfield, CT - The school system chief sent a letter to parents this week.

Oxford High School Ranked Among Top 100 High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report

100 Top High Schools in Connecticut - Oxford, CT - compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree with the rankings?

East Lyme, Lyme-Old Lyme Among CTs Top Public High Schools  The Lymes, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - The Lymes, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...

Greenwich Among Top 10 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  Greenwich, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - Greenwich, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...

NCHS Among Top 3 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  New Canaan, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - New Canaan, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...

Wethersfield Residents Have Options To Get Rid Of Christmas Trees  Hartford Courant

WETHERSFIELD-- Christmas is over, leaving in its wake mountains of dried out, needle-shedding pine trees. What to do with the desiccated conifer in your ...

Stanley Francis Peer  Hartford Courant

Stanley Francis Peer, 96, of Wethersfield, beloved husband of the late Doreen A. Peer, passed away peacefully on February 23, 2018 surrounded by his loving ...

CIAC FIELD HOCKEY: Clash of the Rams & Wreckers! Top seeds in Class L both 21-1 heading into Sunday final  Meriden Record-Journal

CHESHIRE — This year's Class L field hockey championship is the type of game the state finals are all about. The top two seeds, identical records and even a ...

Red Cross issues emergency call for blood  WFSB

Thousand of people already responded to an emergency call for blood and platelet donations from the American Red Cross. However, help is still needed.

Guilford Field Hockey Wins First Outright State Title

Throughout the 2018 season, the Guilford field hockey team was on a mission to claim some postseason gold. After winning the program's first Southern ...

The 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report

Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017 - West Hartford, CT - compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree ...

In Wethersfield, It's Time For Cornfest - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Old Wethersfield will celebrate all things corn this Saturday.

Troubled schools on trial: When poverty permeates the classroom  The CT Mirror

Struggling to cope with past sexual abuse and a mother who works long hours at a low-wage job, Alex regularly breaks down while at school. The screaming ...

2 Juveniles Charged With Arson After Fire at Wethersfield Swim Club  NBC Connecticut

Wethersfield police have arrested two juveniles who are accused of setting a fire at the Pine Acres Swim and Tennis Club last month. The Wethersfield Volunteer ...

Former Wethersfield Superintendent Calls Dispute Politically Motivated  Hartford Courant

Former Superintendent Michael Kohlhagen got his chance to speak Wednesday — the latest development in a lengthy ethics board hearing over a dispute that ...

Coventry HS band director remembered as dedicated educator, mentor  Journal Inquirer

COVENTRY — Ned Smith was not just the Coventry High School band director. To his students, school staff, band mates, and the local community, he was a ...

The 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Where Do Hartford Schools Rank?

Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017 - Greater Hartford, CT - compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you ...

Best public schools in Connecticut ranked by Niche  WFSB

With a new school year just getting underway, a website has ranked the best public schools in Connecticut.

2015 Connecticut High School Valedictorians  Hartford Courant

From Hartford to Middletown to Enfield to Manchester, here's a look at all of the students who were named high school valedictorians in the area.

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