New Online Community Seeks to Crowdsource Teacher Leadership to Improve Education
As students and teachers across the country head back to school, the U.S. Department of Education and the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards today unveiled Commit to Lead , a new online community that makes it easy for educators to share ideas for teacher leadership and collaborate to bring these ideas to fruition.
Exhibit of Paintings by Tom Mayer at Acton Library - Through Aug. 31
For the month of August, the Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook welcomes an exhibit of paintings by Tom Mayer of Plantsville.
Festival opens in Danbury
Even though clouds gathered in the sky, festival goers flocked to the opening of the annual Italian festival Friday night on the grounds of the Amerigo Vespucci Lodge.
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Man Sentenced For Wrong-Way, Drunken-Driving Crash That Killed Woman
A drunken, wrong-way driver who killed a woman in a head-on crash in Southington was sentenced to seven years in prison Wednesday in Superior Court.