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A Berlin man who was charged last month with posing as an undercover police officer and raping and robbing a prostitute in Manchester pleaded guilty on Wednesday to federal fraud and tax evasion charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's office.
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People headed downtown on Thursday night for the Christmas Tree lighting may also enjoy First Thursday events presented by Imagine Main Street.
A cost-effective modernization of the school system by 2020 would cost about $100 million and include closing of up to two elementary schools, according to a special panel's presentation Tuesday night.
November 23 Juan G. Hernandez, no age given, of 33 Allen Place, New Haven, was charged with sixth-degree larceny for allegedly shoplifting from Sears.
Through a grant from Special Olympics , students with intellectual disabilities at Illing Middle School now have a chance to play on competitive sports teams.
Dennis Gleeson, the new president of the Manchester Historical Society, lived the first 23 years of his life in Manchester.
Unicorns are more than just horses with horns on their heads. They can do magic with those horns.
Jarees Robinson, 32, was arrested while standing on a street corner in Manchester, Conn.
A long-standing push to combine the tax and assessor's departments will probably be done soon, with veteran Assessor Jane Dickman Buden leading the new department, Town Manager Robert Lee told the town council Monday.
The following is a press from Onyx Spirits Company: Connecticut liquor producer Onyx Spirits Company announced Monday that the first barrel-aged whiskey in Connecticut history will be released on Friday Dec. 6, in correspondence with the 80th anniversary of the repeal of prohibition.
A special panel that has been studying the school system's needs and its chronic problems will recommend an approximately $40 million local investment in school construction over the next several years and the closing of up to two elementary schools, according to a draft of the committee's recommendations.
One way of finding a good place to eat is to simply follow the crowds. It's not a sure-fire approach - the wisdom of the masses can lead you astray - but in the case of Mulberry Street, a popular restaurant on Main Street in Manchester since 2005, the people are on to a good thing.
The lighting celebration is scheduled for 6:30-7:30 p.m. Master of ceremonies is WTIC AM morning sportscaster Scott Gray.
The town of Manchester has implemented its winter parking ban. The ban runs from Dec. 1 through April 1. While in effect, there can be no parking in "any public highway or designated municipally owned, leased or operated off-street parking area or lot in the town between the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m." Violation of the ordinance will result in ... (more)
"That's the type of identity we're trying to build," second-year coach Steve Calande said.