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  1. Fire Damages Cars At Windsor Parking LotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hartford Courant

    A fire that began in a car parked in the lot at 500 Day Hill Road damaged two more cars, officials said Monday. Police were at the Konica Minolta Business Machines facility calling for the fire department about 9:35 a.m. The fire was declared under control at 9:47 a.m. Windsor Fire Department Assistant Chief Jim Shea said the fire appeared to start in a late model SUV, and then spread to cars on either side of it.

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  2. Windsor High School Students Learn From Mock AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Hartford Courant

    Police cars, fire trucks and an ambulance, all part of a mock drill Friday morning, responded to a two-car accident involving students in the parking lot at Windsor High School. A person posing as an injured teenaged driver was trapped inside a damaged vehicle, covered with a white sheet as rescue personnel used hydraulic tools to cut off the roof to extricate him.

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  3. Rob Maffucci Of Vito's Restaurants Aims To 'Beat Bobby Flay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Hartford Courant

    When producers contacted Rob Maffucci about possibly appearing on Food Network's "Beat Bobby Flay," he jumped at the chance. "I don't know a chef that wouldn't like to take a culinary swipe at himpotentially take him down," said the chef-owner of the Vito's restaurants in Hartford, Wethersfield and Windsor.

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  4. Police Looking For Suspect In Attempted East Windsor Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Hartford Courant

    Police are looking for a man they believe attempted to rob the Nutmeg State Federal Credit union on Thursday night. The man, who was holding a handgun, approached a female employee after she had closed the bank and attempted to get her to go back inside, police said.

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  5. TicketNetwork, Bushnell Memorial Settle Defamation Lawsuit On Eve Of TrialRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Hartford Courant

    A South Windsor ticket exchange company withdrew its defamation lawsuit against the Bushnell Memorial and its top executive a day before a trial was to begin, having settled a dispute over comments made in a 2011 legislative hearing. TicketNetwork Inc. and The Bushnell have been embroiled for three years in the lawsuit, over testimony by Bushnell President and Chief Executive David Fay.

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  6. Windsor mother and son team starts Lyme disease non-profit organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Hartford Courant

    Darren Waterhouse doesn't remember for sure when he was first bitten by a tick. He thinks it was when he a teenager.

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  7. Backs Zawistowski For Re-Election To HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Hartford Courant

    I am writing to enthusiastically endorse Tami Zawistowski for re-election to a full term representing Suffield, East Granby and Windsor in the state legislature. In her time as a public official, Tami has worked tirelessly to promote job growth in Connecticut, which has been lagging other states for decades.

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  8. When I-84 Viaduct Is Replaced, Don't Expect A Hartford BypassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Hartford Courant

    The design team looking at options for replacing the viaduct that carries I-84 through Hartford has heard plenty of suggestions to a build a bypass route, but has concluded that the idea isn't practical. The state transportation department is still considering options to replace the elevated highway with a similar one, rebuild it at ground level or even construct a tunnel, engineers and designers said.

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  9. Latino Entrepreneurs To Students: Be Ready For AnythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Hartford Courant

    "I'm a mother of six children, I own four companies, last year I made over a million dollars and I'm under 40 years old," said Colon, who founded Energy Efficiencies Solutions, a Windsor energy conservation firm, four years ago with a $25,000 loan. The longer version? It involved seeing every job as an opportunity, researching ideas and being ready for anything, she told students.

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  10. Nevers Park to be site of Fall FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Hartford Courant

    Get ready to celebrate fall at the Nevers Park Fall Fest on Saturday, Oct. 18 at Nevers Park from 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. The all-day event will be filled with activities for the entire family. The Fall Fest is a town run event and proceeds benefit the Special Olympics of Connecticut, special needs programs at the South Windsor Parks and Recreation Department, and Golf Fore the Kids which provides support to children diagnosed with cancer.

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  11. Windsor Chili Challenge Is Set For SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Hartford Courant

    Lori Hartmann has been a constant at the Windsor Chili Challenge for 19 years: She cooked for nine of those years and spent another 10 organizing the event that raises money for the Windsor Chamber of Commerce. And after Saturday's chili challenge, which starts at 11 a.m. on the town green, Hartmann will get busy planning for the milestone 20th.

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  12. 'Farms to Fork' dinner benefits Windsor schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Hartford Courant

    At Northwest Park on Friday, Oct. 3, a group of people enjoyed the fifth annual "Farms To Fork" Colonial-style dinner made with fresh, local food. There was music from a fife and drum corps before the dinner, and afterward there was an auction to help raise money for the Windsor Education Foundation.

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  13. Mobile Farmers' Market brings produce to the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Hartford Courant

    As interest in fresh local, food has grown, farmers' markets have been popping up in nearly every town. Advocates have lauded the markets' seasonal produce, which is picked and sold at its peak of ripeness.

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  14. Archives Month Program ScheduledRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Hartford Courant

    The Windsor Historical Society will host a discussion of Windsor mysteries related to the Loomis Chaffee School and how archives can help find the answers Oct. 22, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., at 96 Palisado Ave. School archivist and history teacher Karen Parsons will lead the discussion and touch on questions about why Loomis's founders decided to establish a school or why the school opened 40 years after it was chartered. Parsons will show how source material she found in the historical society and school libraries helped her find the answers.

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  15. Emotions evident at Chamber's Annual MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | The Hartford Courant

    Cary Prague and John Zahner receive honors for their years of service on the Chamber from Julie Lapp. Photo by Quoron Walker.

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  16. Married Coaches Face Off On Opposite Sides Of CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Hartford Courant

    South Windsor Bobcats head coach Tina Holt greets the Hall Warriors after the game with Hall Warriors head coach Jim Holt at South Windsor High School. Jim Holt served as an assistant coach for South Windsor under coach Tina Holt for 18 years before becoming the head coach at Hall.

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  17. Principal Who Made Erotic Horror Films Placed On LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Hartford Courant

    A Connecticut principal who produced sexually provocative and violent films was placed on administrative leave Wednesday, and he and a fellow educator involved in the business are now under investigation by their respective school districts. The actions came in response to a story in Thursday's Courant focusing on Mark D. Foley, principal of Granby Memorial Middle School, and Aaron Vnuk, a 7th grade guidance counselor at Windsor's Sage Park Middle School.

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  18. O'Brien Field re-opens after renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Hartford Courant

    A celebration was held Sept. 26 to commemorate the re-opening of the John "Jack" O'Brien Field on Sage Park Road.

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  19. Windsor Schools Use Technology To Connect With FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Hartford Courant

    If you want to know what the lunch menu is at Clover Street School or the agenda for the board of education meeting or if school is canceled due to snow, Windsor Public Schools has the answers for you in several different places. The district is trying to connect with families where they feel most comfortable getting their information, whether its Facebook, Twitter or apps for smartphones.

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  20. Fashion Show In East Windsor To Raise Money For Soup KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | The Hartford Courant

    Future for Fashion Inc., a community charitable organization, has decided to raise money for Enfield's Loaves and Fishes soup kitchen through a fair and fashion show Thursday. Last year's Fashion Show For Hunger raised $7,000 for the soup kitchen that serves from 100 to 300 people each night.

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