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  1. Manchester Neighborhood Academy offers free spring classesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    If you're looking to become healthier, be more creative, or to put a child in an enrichment activity, the Manchester Neighborhood Academy has all you need this spring. The organization is offering free classes in the areas of youth development, civic engagement, creative development, and health and safety.

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  2. Father Stephen Sledesky: Pastor of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    Father Stephen Sledesky was awarded this year's Archdiocesan Distinguished Elementary School Pastor of the Year Award recipient. Sledesky is the pastor of Saint Bridget School and received the honor because of his commitment and dedication to his parishioners and the school.

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  3. Manchester Eating Disorder Group Home ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    The zoning board of appeals has approved the use of a former Cheney family mansion as a residential treatment facility for people with eating disorders. The decision Wednesday on a use variance for 48 Hartford Road was unanimous, Senior Planner Renata Bertotti said Thursday.

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  4. Giuseppina's Italian Bakery to open in South WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    L to r: Exec. Dir of Tolland County Chamber Candice Corcione and Manchester Chamber President April DiFalco organized the event.

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  5. At Hard-Hit Shoreline, Picturesque Communities Struggle With SnowRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Front end loaders scoop up mountains of snow on Bank Street in downtown New London Wednesday where about two feet of snow fell during Tuesday's blizzard. Front end loaders scoop up mountains of snow on Bank Street in downtown New London Wednesday where about two feet of snow fell during Tuesday's blizzard.

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  6. State's Industrial Ruins Offer Historic ContextRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    A square brick smokestack and 10-foot-high gray stone walls with openings for doors and windows stand like architectural ghosts in an open field where Matson Hill Road crosses Roaring Brook in Glastonbury. The ruins of the Hopewell Woolen Mill, which once supplied Union troops with uniforms, is a startling sight in this rugged countryside thick with trees and punctuated with homes.

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  7. Manchester Grand List Shows 'Healthy' IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    The grand list of taxable property showed a "very healthy increase" of about $33 million over the previous year, the town's lead assessor said Wednesday. The 0.85 percent increase in the October 2014 list - which totaled $3,925,021,970 - was due to a $15.7 million boost in real estate values and a robust increase of almost $20 million in personal property, Director of Assessment and Collection John Rainaldi said.

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  8. Manchester's Leo Tsokalas, Noted Courtroom Artist, Dies At 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    Leo Tsokalas was a courtroom artist in Connecticut for 18 years and covered many high profile cases. Tsokalas is photographed here by the Courant in 1991 in front of a drawing he did of the jury at the trial of a 1979 robbery of a Purolator armored car that left three guards dead in Waterbury.

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  9. Animal sanctuary offers a new leash on lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    A year ago, a black Lab named Johnny was abandoned. He had no fur and he was sick.

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  10. Frigid Weather, More Snow In The ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTNow.com

    This Connecticut dog got more than they asked for when they woke up to the Blizzard of 2015 Tuesday morning. This Connecticut dog got more than they asked for when they woke up to the Blizzard of 2015 Tuesday morning.

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  11. Leader Of Manchester's St. Bridget School Gets Archdiocese AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    The Rev. Stephen Sledesky, pastor of St. Bridget School in Manchester, was recently named the Archdiocese of Hartford's distinguished catholic elementary school pastor of the year.

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  12. Manchester Residents: Prepare To Be SnowboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Hartford Courant

    Residents, especially those who live off major roads in town, should be prepared to shelter in their homes as a massive snowstorm approaches. "This is not a routine storm," General Manager Scott Shanley said Monday, "and especially when it's snowing hard, the focus is going to be on the main streets, the arterials and collectors."

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  13. Host Of Cable Show, Manchester Review, Signs OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Hartford Courant

    Manchester Review, a cable TV show focused on local issues, has ended its run for the foreseeable future, host Jack Peak announced Saturday. "Due to personal circumstances, including a potential full-time move to Cape Cod, your host will be on an indefinite hiatus - a second retirement if you will," Peak wrote in a news release.

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  14. Hartford Firefighter Charged With DUI AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Hartford Courant

    A firefighter with a history of alcohol-related trouble has again been arrested on drunken driving charges, the fire chief said Friday. Chief Carlos M. Huertas said he learned at 1:30 a.m. Friday that Firefighter Cinque Scott had been charged with driving under the influence, failure to drive right and operating under a suspended license by state police in Montville.

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  15. Manchester Leaders Back State Notification On Halfway HousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Local and state officials are pushing for legislation that would require the state to notify town leaders before group homes are established in neighborhoods. State Rep. Mark Tweedie, R-Manchester, said Thursday that he has proposed laws that back recommendations from a local task force and two other bills that are more narrowly focused on state Department of Correction placement facilities.

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  16. Manchester State Rep. To Hold Meet And GreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Hartford Courant

    State Rep. Kelly Luxenberg, D-Manchester, is to meet with constituents on Saturday to hear about their concerns and views. The freshman legislator, whose district is entirely within Manchester, was appointed to serve on the labor & public employees and aging committees as well as the Committee on Children.

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  17. Jacob's Well Christian nightclub series comes to townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Hartford Courant

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Jacob's Well Christian Coffeehouse series which began in Rockville. As a part of the year-long celebration, the series has expanded to Manchester for quarterly shows every third Friday of the first month of each quarter.

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  18. Andrew Ansaldi Jr., Noted Manchester Builder, Dies At 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Andrew Ansaldi Jr., who built hundreds of custom homes in Manchester with his family company, died on Jan. 5. He was 78. Andrew Ansaldi Jr., who built hundreds of custom homes in Manchester with his family company, died on Jan. 5. He was 78. Andrew Ansaldi Jr., who worked 55 years to build his family's construction business, which became well-known for its quality custom homes, died on Jan. 5. He was 78. Ansaldi lived his entire life in Manchester. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 1959, he joined his father, Andrew Ansaldi Sr., at the family business.

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  19. Tenet CEO Skewers Regulatory Environment, But Is Open To A DealRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Hartford Courant

    In December, Tenet withdrew its bid to buy Waterbury Hospital and four others after state health regulators drafted various rules that Tenet would have to abide by. In December, Tenet withdrew its bid to buy Waterbury Hospital and four others after state health regulators drafted various rules that Tenet would have to abide by.

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  20. Manchester Schools Chief Seeks $2.6 Million Spending HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Hartford Courant

    Geary presented his 2015-16 fiscal year spending plan at a board of education workshop at Manchester High School. Totalling $109,147,246, the proposal is a 2.48 percent increase over current spending.

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