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Newington, Connecticut is located in Hartford County. Zip codes in Newington, CT include 06111, and 06131. The median home price in Newington is $214,900 which is roughly $147/per square foot. More Newington information.

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13 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

'The Wizard Of Oz' Celebrated Friday At Library In Newington

The library is celebrating the 75th anniversary of "The Wizard of Oz" with multiple screenings of the classic movie, costumes and snacks from 1939, the year of its release.

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13 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

McDonald's Sues To Lower Newington Tax Assessment

The fast food giant sued the town late last month to lower the assessment on its restaurant at 2355 Berlin Turnpike.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Newington Accepts $2M State Grant To Raze, Clean Up National Welding Site

The town council has agreed to accept a $2 million state grant to raze and clean up the long-derelict National Welding factory complex, the first step toward redeveloping the property.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Chronicle (Cromwell/Middletown)

Green Eagles Rallies Lead to Home Victory Over Indians

Through three innings of play, Ryan Berasi pitched to near perfection. He had four strikeouts, only gave up one run, and pitched the Wethersfield 11-12 Majors Green Eagles out of a bases loaded jam in the third inning.

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The Hartford Courant

Newington PD Acquires Armored Vehicle

The BAE Caiman is a six-wheeled, all-terrain, roadside-bomb-proof armored vehicle designed to carry troops into combat in Afghanistan.

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The Hartford Courant

Community Center Proposed For Park Riles Newington Residents

Opponents of the proposed community center in Mill Pond Park packed the town council meeting Tuesday, forcing officials to move the gathering to the larger town hall auditorium.

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The Chronicle (Cromwell/Middletown)

WPD Provider Switch Sees Equipment Maintenance Savings

A data software provider switch will result in more than $20,000 in equipment maintenance fee savings for the Wethersfield Police Department.

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The Chronicle (Cromwell/Middletown)

National Welding Demolition Grant on the Coun...

A $2 million state Department of Economic and Community Development, grant for the demolition of the abandoned National Welding building near the future Cedar Street Connecticut FasTrak busway station is on the Newington Town Council table for acceptance.

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StamfordPlus.com

Young Business Leaders Named to 2014 40 Under Forty

On September 22, 2014, forty-two individuals will be recognized at the 18th annual 40 Under Forty Awards Ceremony at the Connecticut Convention Center from 5-9 p.m. The event, produced by the Hartford Business Journal, will honor outstanding young professionals in the Greater Hartford area.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Ham Radio Crucial In Disasters, FEMA Chief Says

Even in the age of smart phones and iPads, ham radio is indispensable in a disaster, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency says.

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The Chronicle (Cromwell/Middletown)

Town Hall Building Committee Addresses Public...

A June 24 public hearing regarding a proposal to renovate the existing town hall building and construct a new Mortensen Community Center on the Willard Avenue side of Mill Pond Park to the tune of over $30.3 million drew a crowd, as well as questions pertaining to environmental and cost concerns.

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The Hartford Courant

Newington Police Find Heroin, Marijuana During Traffic Stop

A Meriden man was charged Wednesday night when officers found heroin, marijuana and prescription drugs along with a loaded gun in car after a traffic stop, police said.

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The Chronicle (Cromwell/Middletown)

Study Outlines Newington Junction Development Potential

A half-mile radius within the area known as Newington Junction is ripe for commercial, industrial and, if the town decides there is a need, housing development, but nothing is set in stone yet, according to a study released by the Capitol Region Council of Governments, in partnership with the town of Newington.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Newington Police 'Ticket' Children For Good Deeds

Newington is participating in 7-Eleven 's Operation Chill program in which officers "ticket" youngsters caught doing good things, such as helping others, wearing bike helmets or fighting bullying.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Newington Schools Ready New Website

"We kind of streamlined everything," Superintendent William C. Collins said. "We made sure that everything is talking to everything.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Newington's 'Extravaganza' Set For Saturday

The daylong festival in Mill Pond Park will include a carnival, a beer garden, food vendors, musical performances and fireworks.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Hartford Courant

After Employer Goes Under, Two Managers Launch Firm That Helps School Teams Raise Money

James Thomson and Don Crouch abruptly found themselves out of work in March 2009, when the national school fundraising company that paid them went out of business.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Rita Golden Retires After 47 Years Of Work And Volunteering At Newington VA

A brick in the building: That's how Assistant Director of Volunteer Services Joe Canzanella at the Newington Veterans Affairs Hospital describes super-volunteer Rita Golden.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

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ARRL Teachers Institute: Controlling a Robot from Orbit

This week, as part of the Teachers Institute hosted at ARRL Headquarters in Newington, Connecticut, teachers were shown a number of ways to use Amateur Radio to captivate students and spark their interests in technology.

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The Hartford Courant

Newington's American Radio Relay League Marks 100th Anniversary

In January 1914, Maxim tried unsuccessfully to transmit a radio message from Hartford to Springfield.

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