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  1. Manchester Priest Joins Seven Others For Fund-Raising Bike RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Hartford Courant

    Rev. Stephen Sledesky, a priest at St. Bridget School, will leave May 29 on a seven day, 350 mile bike ride with other priests from the Archdiocese of Hartford to raise awareness and funding for their Catholic schools. Rev. Stephen Sledesky, a priest at St. Bridget School, will leave May 29 on a seven day, 350 mile bike ride with other priests from the Archdiocese of Hartford to raise awareness and funding for their Catholic schools.

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  2. Consultant Reports Options For Reusing Shuttered Manchester SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Hartford Courant

    A consultant hired to study new uses for the shuttered Nathan Hale School presented several options Wednesday night, including converting the entire building into apartments. There is a demand for apartments in the area and rental developers are interested in the Spruce Street school, a team from Hartford-based real estate consultants Bartram & Cochran told an audience gathered in the school Wednesday night.

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  3. Classics, Indies, Film Fests On Summer's Movie ScreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Hartford Courant

    Cinemark Buckland, at 99 Red Stone Road in Manchester, shows classic films on Sundays at 2 p.m. On May 17 it's "The Blues Brothers." cinemark.com .

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  4. Erin O'Neill To Present Essay At Manchester's Memorial Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    Erin O'Neill, a 16-year-old junior at East Catholic High School, has been chosen to speak at this year's Manchester Memorial Day parade on May 25. She will speak about what the holiday means to her. Erin O'Neill, a 16-year-old junior at East Catholic High School, has been chosen to speak at this year's Manchester Memorial Day parade on May 25. She will speak about what the holiday means to her.

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  5. Witnesses In Bednarz Triple Murder Trial Describe Family AnimosityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | CTNow.com

    A parade of witnesses on Tuesday described the animosity between Brett Bednarz and his mother, Beverly Therrien, whom he is accused of bludgeoning to death in November 2010. In one example, Bednarz's profane outburst at a Manchester bank on Sept.

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  6. Manchester Launches New Town WebsiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    The town website has been transformed from a functional directory of municipal government to a multifaceted hub of information about everything Manchester. The site had a "soft launch" on Tuesday, but the official start is Wednesday.

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  7. Denied State Funding, Vernon Shelter May CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    A second homeless shelter in the area may have to close after the state denied funding for the next fiscal year. Leaders of the Tri-Town Shelter in Vernon are doing all they can to maintain the 15-bed facility, Executive Director Pieter Nijssen said Tuesday, but the expected funds represented 43 percent of the shelter's $316,000 annual budget.

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  8. Unionized Nursing Home Workers Lobby LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    Kwasi Asante-Boateng, a cook at Bidwell Care Center in Manchester, asks "who's taking care of us?" while discussing $15 per hour minimum wage at the Capitol Tuesday. Kwasi Asante-Boateng, a cook at Bidwell Care Center in Manchester, asks "who's taking care of us?" while discussing $15 per hour minimum wage at the Capitol Tuesday.

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  9. Summer Enrichment Courses Offered At Manchester High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    A variety of week-long enrichment classes are being offered as part of Manchester High School's summer school program. Classes include creative writing, running camp, basketball skills camp, golf skills camp, cooperative games and leadership, cooking, sewing, cake decorating, child development/babysitting, pottery, comic design, acrylic painting, drama, introduction to stage makeup, media technology and personal finance.

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  10. Trial Begins In 2010 Triple Murder In East HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Hartford Courant

    Testimony began Monday in the trial of Brett Bednarz, who is accused of brutally murdering his mother and two house guests in 2010. The bodies of Beverly Therrien, 74, who was Bednarz's mother, and of Michael Ramsey, 53, and Pamela Johns, 60, were discovered about 7:30 a.m. on Nov. 25, 2010.

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  11. Police: Glastonbury Woman OD'd On Heroin, Crashed Car On Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CTNow.com

    A 26-year-old Glastonbury woman is facing charges after she allegedly crashed her car on Main Street in April after overdosing on heroin. An investigation into the April 6 crash revealed that Kathleen Knight, 26, of Stockade Rd. in Glastonbury, was on heroin at the time, police said.

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  12. Man Charged With Stealing Checks From Mailbox In GlastonburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Hartford Courant

    A Manchester man turned himself into police Thursday on nearly 20 charges stemming from checks being stolen from a local mailbox. Shane Gilbert, 28, of Autumn Street, was charged with third-degree identity theft, nine counts of second-degree forgery, two counts of fifth-degree larceny and seven counts of sixth-degree larceny, police said.

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  13. Jewish Family FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Hartford Courant

    Aaron Hecht, 10, and Yosef Hecht, 5, converge and fire on Batya Wolvovsky, 11, during a game of laser tag at the Chabad Jewish Center's annual Jewish Family Fair in Glastonbury Thursday evening. Aaron Hecht, 10, and Yosef Hecht, 5, converge and fire on Batya Wolvovsky, 11, during a game of laser tag at the Chabad Jewish Center's annual Jewish Family Fair in Glastonbury Thursday evening.

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  14. Peter Wlochowski teaches environmental art to kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Hartford Courant

    Peter "Papi" Wlochowski recently celebrated 50 years of providing environmental art learning opportunities to children. On May 1, he held, "A Feathered Tradition," which displayed many of his students' pieces from 1964 up to present day.

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  15. Vernon family chosen as Alex's Lemonade Stand state repsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Hartford Courant

    Meredith , 6, along with brother Finley, 10 and sister Katie, 8, will be helping to run an Alex's Lemonade Stand event on June 13 at the Indian Valley YMCA. Photo courtesy of Megan Brown.

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  16. East Hartford Officer Dragged Before PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Hartford Courant

    The driver, and possibly his passenger, was reportedly in custody about 1:30 p.m. The officer did not need to be transported to the hospital, an emergency dispatcher said. The incident started shortly before 1:15 p.m. in the area of Smokers Discount World, 437 Main St. The pursuit went from one highway to another, including Route 2, I-84 and I-384.

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  17. Manchester Charity Event Organizer Launches Bid For School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Hartford Courant

    A man who organizes a Christmas Day party each year for homeless people says he will run for the board of education. Raju Gomes met recently with the Republican Town Committee candidate selection committee.

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  18. Manchester Directors Support MACC's Decision To Close Homeless ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Hartford Courant

    Calling the Manchester Area Conference of Churches Charities a valuable community asset, the board of directors on Tuesday unanimously supported the organization's decision to close the local homeless shelter. The vote allows MACC to use space now devoted to a 40-bed shelter for other purposes.

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  19. Fifth-Graders Visit Manchester High School Through Leadership ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Hartford Courant

    Alicia Lee, a 17-year-old senior at Manchester High School, speaks to the room full of fifth grade students from Highland Park Elementary on April 30. Lee was one of the student leaders at the leadership conference. Alicia Lee, a 17-year-old senior at Manchester High School, speaks to the room full of fifth grade students from Highland Park Elementary on April 30. Lee was one of the student leaders at the leadership conference.

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  20. Former Lt. Gov. Celebrates 102 n d Birthday In ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Hartford Courant

    Former Connecticut Lt. Gov. and State Senator Fred Doocy blows out the candles on his birthday cake at his suprise 102nd birthday party at the Arbors in Manchester.

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