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  1. Manchester Native Watched As Protests Changed UkraineRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    The crisis in Ukraine has put world leaders in a standoff, but one Manchester native remains committed to a clear goal of building a new, reformed government in the country where she has lived for nearly a decade.

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  2. George Frost, Noted Swimmer And Community Activist, Dies At 95Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    George Frost, co-founder of the Manchester Swim Club and a longtime community activist, died Jan. 31. He was 95. Frost spent much of his youth swimming at Globe Hollow, the town's pool.

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  3. Convicted Rapist To Do More Time For Writing Letters To VictimRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... smash her head against the windshield, the woman testified during the trial. Once they arrived at her home in Manchester, he began pulling off her clothes and bound her wrists, knees and ankles together with duct tape so she couldn't move and ...

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  4. Two Eagle Scouts Hiking Appalachian TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Jonathan Maidment, of Bolton, and Brian Fearon, of Manchester, started their hike in Georgia on Feb. 27. The two are raising funds for research into Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, a genetic disorder .

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  5. Proposed Manchester Budget Would Raise Taxes By 3 PercentRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Reflecting the stagnant economy and a shrunken grand list, the general manager recommended a budget for fiscal year 2014-15 on Tuesday that would require a three percent tax increase.

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  6. Earl TaylorRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Earl leaves a son Stephen E. Taylor and his partner, James Vilasuso of Manchester, CT and a grandson Jason Paquette and his wife Bethany of Lisbon, CT. His devoted wife of 60 years, Laura E. (Fassett) ...

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  7. Homespun local elections may fadeRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Day

    ... $66,000 during her primary and general election campaigns. Almost all of it went to hire The Vinci Group, a Manchester-based campaign-consulting firm run by Mike Farina and Democratic state Rep. Geoff Luxenberg. The consultants analyzed the data to ...

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  8. Man Barricades Himself In Manchester Home, Then SurrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... officers arrived Thursday night, starting a three-hour standoff that ended when the man surrendered, police said. Manchester police said that at 7:45 p.m., they were asked by West Hartford police to contact a person at 194 Lydall St. in relation to ...

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  9. Manchester Business, Displaced By Fire, Ready To ReopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... been a difficult five months for Connecticut Valley Coin's owners John Muller and his son, David Muller, both of Manchester. "It's a place you went to for 19 years and all of a sudden it's just not there anymore," David Muller said. "You can never ...

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  10. Manchester Manager Recommends Water & Sewer Rate HikesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Facing a projected shortfall in funding for the water and sewer plants, the town's general manager has recommended rate increases that would hike the average customer's annual bill by about $49.

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  11. High School Principal Is Guest On Manchester ReviewRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    The March edition of Manchester Review features the first of a two-part discussion with high school Principal Matt Geary, who will move to the superintendent's job in July.

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  12. Laura E. TaylorRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... - her devoted husband of 60 years, Earl R. Taylor; son, Stephen E. Taylor and his partner, James Vilasuso of Manchester, CT; grandson, Jason Paquette and his wife, Bethany of Lisbon, CT; sister-in-law, Maureen Fassett of Holden; brother-in-law, ...

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  13. Packleaders Rescue of CT, Dog and Cat Adoption EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    We are having an adoption event at Petsmart in Manchester. Come meet our amazing dogs and puppies looking for forever homes.

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  14. 'Welcome to Grandpaville' is Coming SoonRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    A local web-series, "Welcome to Grandpaville" will begin filming season 2 this spring! Many local actors , including some from Manchester, are excited to begin a new season of episodes! Don't miss out on putting your support behind this show! If you are interested in learning more about this FAMILY web show, check out the website at ... (more)

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  15. Carol Lanzit, 79, Former Darien ResidentRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Darien Daily Voice

    Carol Lanzit of Fairfax, and formerly of New Canaan, Darien and Manchester, Conn., died Saturday, Feb. 22. She was 79. Lanzit was born Nov. 21, 1934, in Mankato, Minn., and was the daughter of Francis and Emma O'Connor.

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  16. Geraldine DymentRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Geraldine M. "Gerry" Dyment, 92, formerly of Clinton, Manchester, Conn., Sudbury, Old Orchard Beach, Maine, and Englewood, Fla., died at Beaumont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Northboro, on Monday, Feb. 24. She was born and raised in Clinton, the daughter of Clarence and Anne Cogswell.

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  17. Girls Basketball: RHAM's Veilleux Heads Into Tournament With 2,000 PointsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... tournament at New Britain High. She is the first player from the CCC to score 2,000 since Ashley Perez did it for Manchester in the CCC tournament semifinals in 2012. "It's an amazing feat to accomplish," said Guernsey, whose No. 12-seeded team will ...

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  18. Bob's Discount Furniture set to open 3 Philly-area storesRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Furniture Today

    ... two in the Washington, D.C., area a year ago and two in the New York City market in May 2013. Philly gives the Manchester, Conn.-based Bob's 50 stores in 11 states - Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, ...

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  19. Manchester To Work With Developer On Broad Street RevivalRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    ... The group was the sole respondent to the town's request for developers interested in the town-owned side of the Manchester Parkade. The blighted shopping center has been demolished and the site now consists of about 18 acres of vacant land that town ...

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  20. Field House At Manchester High School 'A Priority,' Mayor SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    A plan for an indoor athletic facility at Manchester High School should move from concept to referendum within two years, Mayor Leo Diana said Tuesday.

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