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  1. Windsor Police Add Extra Halloween Patrols in Light of 'Purge' RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Windsor police are taking extra precautions for Halloween in response to rumors of a "Windsor Purge," which alludes to the 2013 horror flick in which crime is legal for a span of 12 hours, according to NBC Connecticut. NBC reports that extra officers will patrol the town tonight in response to the "purge" event that local kids have apparently planned.

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  2. Officials On Notice After Talk Of Halloween Havoc In WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Officials say they are responding to talk of plans to wreak havoc around the center of town, including shooting at property and trick or treaters with paintball and air soft guns. The group of teens reportedly called itself "Windsor Purge" in homage to the movie "The Purge" in which there is a 12 hour period once each year in which any and all crime is legalized.

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  3. Live Cats Part Of Real Art Ways ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTNow.com

    ... art that is cat-friendly that the cats can use, not pictures of cats," Lieberman said. CT Cat Connection, a Windsor-based animal-rescue organization, will handle adoption inquiries. CT Cat Connection volunteers, as well as Real Art Ways volunteers, ...

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  4. Wakeen Gallery and Atelier holds grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    ... or 860-763-4565 for more information. Voices Against Lyme Disease, Bonnie S. Waterhouse, 5 Kari Court, Windsor. Phone 860-930-2446 or email voicesagainstlymedisease@gmail.com The annual Walk to End Alzheimer's took place on Sept. 28 at Asnuntuck ...

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  5. Bulletin Board: Greenfield hands Great Falls first loss, 30-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    ... with Loomis Chaffee School's offense and eventually dropped a 4-3 decision in prep field hockey action Wednesday in Windsor, Conn. Lucy Cummings, Elizabeth Walsh and Courtney Moriarty all scored for the Hoggers, while Nicole Sarao and Maddie Thomas ...

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  6. Tsguami/Rem Sales to Host First East Coast PMPA Mini Technical ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Tsugami/Rem Sales, the exclusive North American importer of Precision Tsugami machine tools, announced today that it will host the Precision Machined Products Association's first East Coast Mini-Tech Conference at its Windsor, CT facility on November 12, 2014. Tsugami/Rem Sales , the exclusive North American importer of Precision Tsugami machine tools, announced today that it will host the Precision Machined Products Association's first East Coast Mini-Tech Conference at its Windsor, CT facility on November 12, 2014.

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  7. New book looks into history of witch hysteria in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Day

    ... Fairfield Witch Panic in 1692, said Boynton. The first woman executed as a witch in Connecticut was Alse Youngs of Windsor in 1647. In all, 11 out of 34 accused of witchcraft were executed, according to the book. On a stormy night last week at an ...

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  8. Medical Implant Company To Collaborate With YaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    Oxford Performance Materials, a South Windsor company that uses 3D printing to make custom skull implants, announced a collaboration Wednesday with Yale University professors to develop other medical implants. The professors and engineers at OPM hope to develop designs for pieces used in vertebral fusion, rib replacements and more.

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  9. In 7th Senate District, 22-Year Incumbent Faces Political NewcomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    ... "good reflection" of his consituents in North-Central Connecticut. Kissel was born in Worcester, Mass. and raised in Windsor. He has a two bachelor's degrees from the University of Connecticut and a law degree from Western New England College School ...

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  10. Local Catholic school teachers attend annual in-service dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Iobserve

    ... Father Dolan. Father Dolan, a former fourth-grade teacher, is currently pastor of St. Margaret Mary Church in South Windsor, Conn. The theme of his talk was "To Teach As Christ: To Follow Jesus." "They have to have vibrant lives of faith, otherwise ...

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  11. Windsor School Uses Robots To Teach Children With AutismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hartford Courant

    CREC River School students Nick Cote, 11, second from left, and his para-professional Kate Westbook, left, and Natalie Tongue, 15, right, imitate one of two robots, Ben and Jerry, which are being used as new instructors at the school for students with autism or with developmental disabilites.... CREC River School students Nick Cote, 11, second from left, and his para-professional Kate Westbook, left, and Natalie Tongue, 15, right, imitate one of two robots, Ben and Jerry, which are being used as new instructors at the school for students with autism or with developmental disabilites.... The performers were 24-inch-tall, interactive robots, and their audience consited of three students with autism at the River Street School.

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  12. Second Medical Marijuana Grower Begins Deliveries; Testing Lab OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Hartford Courant

    ... with Curaleaf offering smaller doses at a lower price. But one dispensary, Prime Wellness of Connecticut in South Windsor, said Tuesday it would sell a 2-gram dose produced by Curaleaf for $16.00 a gram. The price compares with $18.50 a gram for a ...

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  13. State Rep And Newcomer Compete For Sen. Gary LeBeau's SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Hartford Courant

    ... who was elected to the state senate in 1996, is not running for reelection. His district covers East Hartford, East Windsor, South Windsor and Ellington. Larson, former mayor of East Hartford and a former town councilman, represents the 11th House ...

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  14. Native Pequot subject of 2 exhibits in FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... War in 1637 in the region. Rose said when the Pequot War broke out, Roger Ludlow (or Ludlowe), then a member of the Windsor settlement, came south to fight. He was so taken with the area -- and its fair fields -- that he returned in 1639 and founded ...

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  15. 'Teen Zone' is a new destination for local high-schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Hartford Courant

    Windsor teens are about to have somewhere new to go on weekday nights. The Windsor Youth Services Bureau and Windsor Recreation and Leisure Services have announced the opening of a new drop-in center for teens at the Windsor Community Center.

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  16. Victoria HagopianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER/WINDSOR, CT - Victoria Hagopian, 98, passed away due to complications of dementia on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Kimberly Hall North in Windsor, Connecticut. She was the widow of Jacob A. Hagopian who died in 1988.

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  17. Connecticut Witch TrialsRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | WTNH

    ... is today. How many people were executed? Eleven women and men were executed, beginning with Alse (Alice) Youngs of Windsor. Her hanging in Hartford on May 26, 1647 was the first witchcraft execution to occur in New England and the new world. Most ...

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  18. Field Hockey Falls To 17th-Ranked Old Dominion, 2-010/24/2014 - The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Providence Friars

    ... an 11-9 advantage in shots and penalty corners were even, 2-2. Providence College goalkeeper Deidra Clymer (South Windsor, Conn.) recorded seven saves in the cage, while ODU's Megan Hept stopped four shots. Providence returns to action on Sunday, ...

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  19. 2nd Senate Race Candidates Offer Stark ContrastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Hartford Courant

    ... never say never," he said, when asked if a Republican challenger could be victorious in a district that includes Windsor, Hartford and Bloomfield. "At the same time, I feel very confident about my prospects in the general election." Coleman in ...

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  20. Re-Elect Deputy Speaker Sayers In 60th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Windsor Locks residents and Windsor voters in the 60th Assembly District are very fortunate. We are well-represented at the state Capitol by State Rep. Peggy Sayers.

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