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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
On Sunday, October 26, Trinity College inaugurated its 22nd president to much fanfare, during a spirited ceremony that was livestreamed from the Koeppel Community Sports Center. Joanne Sweeney, a neuroscientist and scholar (among other accomplishments), is the first African-American and woman...
As parents, teachers and mentors to young children, there’s always a need for a myriad of learning tools to teach children and cultivate their young minds. Useful and age-appropriate television programs, flash cards, or even toys are popular ways...
The Hartford Public Library recently became the recipient of the Institute for Museum and Library Sciences (IMLS) National Leadership Grant for Libraries. Selected from over 200 applicants, HPL is one of only 6 public libraries across the country to receive the...
By State Representative David Baram In a new state initiative designed to expand pre-school education, Windsor, Windsor Locks and Bloomfield will be allotted additional School Readiness opportunities for low-income children. Under the Competitive School Districts category, Windsor will receive 10 additional slots...
Hoping to build upon past successes and take Hartford Public Schools to the next level, new Superintendent Beth Schiavino-Narvaez (who replaces Dr. Christina Kishimoto, whose contract wasn't renewed) has hit the ground running, revealing an entry plan that will enable...
On Tuesday, July 8, 2014 Hartford Public Library and the Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford, in collaboration with the City of Hartford Fire Department, will present a theatrical performance based on the memories of survivors of the Hartford Circus Fire, a tragedy...
The newest recipients in a college scholarship program that awards more than $1 million annually to Greater Hartford students were honored June 4 at the tenth annual Scholarship Recipient Reception held by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. The reception,...
The Hartford delegation to the State House recently announced that the City of Hartford has benefited from state grants from the Bond Commission and funding in a recently passed state budget. “The delegation has been working tirelessly to get increases in both PILOT and...
On Saturday, May 31st, My People Clinical Services will be hosting its 1st Annual Mother-Daughter Workshop. The event is geared towards adolescent females and their mothers or caregivers.  The focus of the workshop will be on Healthy Communication and will be an...
As this social media age continues to thrive and gravitate towards new areas of communication, the advent of social networking apps continue to emerge. High school and college students are at the forefront of many social networking sites and...