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  1. Enfield Parent Leadership Academy Gives Back At Loaves And Fishes Soup KitchenRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Rob Williams, of Windsor, volunteers at Enfield Loaves and Fishes on the morning of May 20. He is one of just a few weekday volunteers, which director Priscilla Brayson said they need more of. The Parent Leadership Academy is raising awareness for that need.

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  2. Marvin Woodward Steps In When A Father's NeededRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Hartford Courant

    Marvin Woodward, right, of Bloomfield, is a Big Brother to Joshua Davis, 8, of Enfield. They have been paired together since September.

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  3. Coventry Police Now Carry NarcanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Hartford Courant

    Local police officers on Thursday began carrying Narcan, an antidote for people overdosing on heroin and other drugs, their chief said. The department used money from the 2015 Justice Assistance Grant, and training was provided by the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Chief Mark Palmer said Thursday.

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  4. Windsor celebrates its 50th Shad Derby FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Hartford Courant

    The Windsor Shad Derby Festival celebrated its 50th anniversary this year. The springtime tradition began in 1955 with a humble fishing tournament sponsored by the Windsor Rod and Gun Club.

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  5. 64 Marijuana Plants Seized In South WindsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hartford Courant

    Jason Robert Robinson, 31, was charged with cultivation of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell and possession of a firearm by a felon, among other charges, police said. Jason Robert Robinson, 31, was charged with cultivation of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell and possession of a firearm by a felon, among other charges, police said.

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  6. South Windsor Police Department Launches 'Warm Communities' ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hartford Courant

    In response to the frigid temperatures last winter, the police department has launched a new initiative designed to help keep the community warm. The Warm Communities program is a collaboration between the police department, Mayor Saud Anwar and Human Relations Commission Chairman Charles Margolis.

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  7. South Windsor Seeks To Preserve Historic HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hartford Courant

    Town officials discussed on Monday the possibility of nominating the Increase Clapp House, a historic home located on the future site of a distribution center, for the National Register of Historic Places. Town Manager Matthew Galligan said he's working with Scannell Properties, an Indiana-based development company that's leading the development project, on finding a way to preserve the house.

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  8. Memorial Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hartford Courant

    The parade grand marshal will be USMC veteran Clifford Primus, who is one of the Montford Point Marines, the nation's first black Marines, and a recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal. Primus served with the 51st Defense Battalion during the Marshall Islands campaign in World War II, operating anti-aircraft weapons.

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  9. Community News for Windsor EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Hartford Courant

    Nutmeg Senior Rides Annual "Walk for Nutmeg Senior Rides" netted over $19,000. Proceeds from the event are used to provide door-through-door service for seniors and the visually impaired.

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  10. Windsor School Board Member Apologizes For Facebook PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Hartford Courant

    A school board member who posted a rap video made by the son of another member on her Facebook page, then made critical remarks about it and about staff at Windsor High School, made a public apology Tuesday. The apology followed a special meeting with the school board and its attorney to discuss options in addressing the post, made last month by Republican Michaela Fissel.

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  11. East Windsor Police: Officer Watches Crash, Pursues Fleeing DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Hartford Courant

    A drunken driver who is wanted in Vermont was arrested Monday after he fled the scene of a crash, police said. No one was injured in the collision with a construction truck - which they said was witnessed by a police officer.

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  12. Windsor Trims $650,000 From School BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Hartford Courant

    The town council agreed Monday to cut the proposed budget by $650,000, all of it from the education portion of the spending plan. The council voted 8-1 to make the cut after a contentious debate over whether to support the creation of a new early childhood education program that would be funded in large part by the state.

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  13. Facebook Post Prompts Request For Legal OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Hartford Courant

    A Facebook post by a member of the board of education that referred to an expletive-laced rap video performed by the son of another member of the board has prompted a request for a legal opinion related to freedom of speech. Republican board member Michaela Fissel posted the video on her Facebook page in April.

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  14. Canton Police Get Training Recommended By State To Reduce BiasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Hartford Courant

    Ken Barone, a research and policy specialist the Connecticut Racial Profiling Prohibition Project, conducts a training session at the police department in Canton for area police officers. Ken Barone, a research and policy specialist the Connecticut Racial Profiling Prohibition Project, conducts a training session at the police department in Canton for area police officers.

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  15. At CCSU Graduation, Larson Touts Public Service ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Hartford Courant

    Hartford, CT - 5/16/15 - Graduate William Bostic, of Windsor, takes a dramatic selfie at the conclusion of Central Connecticut State University commencement Saturday at XL Center. Photo by BRAD HORRIGAN bhorrigan@courant.com Hartford, CT - 5/16/15 - Graduate William Bostic, of Windsor, takes a dramatic selfie at the conclusion of Central Connecticut State University commencement Saturday at XL Center.

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  16. Windsor roads to be closed, detoured during Saturday's Shad Derby eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Hartford Courant

    The Town of Windsor's annual Shad Derby event is scheduled for Saturday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Windsor Police Department will close and detour traffic for the town center, parade and event route. The Town of Windsor will close to thru traffic the portion of Route 159/Broad Street extending from Hillcrest Road to Route 75/Poquonock Ave. There will be a road race and walk that will begin at 10 a.m. There will be a parade starting at 11:30 a.m. Road closures and parade detours will start at 11 a.m. The parade is estimated to last approximately 1.5 hours.

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  17. South Windsor School Board Evaluates Potential Program CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Hartford Courant

    The board of education discussed preliminary plans this week to deal with a budget that requires $300,000 worth of cuts to existing programs. The town council adopted a $70.35 million budget for schools on Monday, a $1.8 million increase, down from the board of education's initial request for $3.1 million more.

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  18. United Bank Foundation announces academic scholarships and vocational awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Hartford Courant

    L to r: : David A. Engelson , Asa Brigandi , Evan Riesbeck , Brandon Piris , Kyle Wesley , Evans Genece , Patrick Mockler , Jeffrey Noonan , Quinn Gaston , Joseph Montecalvo , Dr. Albert J. Kerkin, Jr. . : Victoria Hale , Hazel Allyson Dickerson , Sarah Williams , Margan Knight , Gabrielle Ladany , Emily Huynk , Maria Zugravu , Katrina Levesque , Morgan Skoly .

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  19. Windsor Voters Soundly Reject Proposed BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    Voters at a referendum Tuesday soundly rejected the proposed town budget by a vote of 1,923 to 1,225. Voter turnout was just over 16 percent, according to the town clerk's office. 1 comment

  20. South Windsor Teacher Resigns After Poem ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    A high school English teacher has resigned in the wake of a controversy that occurred after he shared an sexually-explicit poem to students earlier this year. According to a statement from the South Windsor school district, David Olio, a teacher at South Windsor High School, has resigned, effective at the end of the 2015-16 school year.

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