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Fairfield school puts on “Hannah and Gretel.”

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FAIRFIELD - The North Stratfield School Drama Troupe will present its eighth annual musical production, Hannah & Gretel, at Fairfield Warde High School Thursday and Friday, February 5 and 6, at 7 p.m. Ticket are $7 each, and are available at the door.  An adaptation of Hansel & Gretel, with a few other fairytales thrown in, […] [Read More]
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Teachers’ unions backs Gomes for state senate

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Bridgeport – Both the Connecticut Education Association and AFT Connecticut Endorse today issued a press release endorsing Edwin Gomes in the special election in the 23rd Senate District, which includes portions of Bridgeport and Stratford.  Gomes, a former state Senator, received the endorsement from both of the state’s teachers’ organizations, the Connecticut Education Association (CEA) and […] [Read More]
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Superintendent search inches forward

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BRIDGEPORT – Just prior to a community forum Thursday on Interim Schools Superintendent Fran Rabinowitz’s proposal for a $12 million increase in the district’s 2015-16 budget, members of the board’s policies and procedures committee will meet to discuss questions to ask search firm candidates for a new superintendent. The committee, chaired by Sauda Baraka, has […] [Read More]
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Community forum on proposed Bridgeport school budget is Thursday

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BRIDGEPORT – The first community forum on Interim Schools Superintendent Fran Rabinowitz’s proposed 2015-16 school budget was snowed out on Tuesday. Chances are better for one scheduled for 6-8 p.m. Thursday. This one will be held at Blackham School, 425 Thorme Street. According to Rabinowitz, the city school district needs $7 million more in 2015-16 just […] [Read More]
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Inaugural Stamford radiography Class of 2016

St. Vincent’s College Opens New Stamford site.

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STAMFORD – St. Vincent’s College has officially opened its newest location in Stamford. The site allows the College to expand its radiography program, which includes both theory and clinical experiences. The new educational site is located at 1351 Washington Boulevard and includes 2,400 square feet of classroom, a radiographic lab, office, and student facilities. The program’s clinical […] [Read More]
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Fairfield U postpones its Martin Luther King program

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Fairfield – Due to the snow storm, Fairfield University’s 2015 Martin Luther King Jr., Convocation, scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed until February 4 in the university’s Quick Center. Clarence B. Jones, a political advisor, counsel and draft speech writer for King, will be the keynote speaker at the event which starts at 7 p.m.. […] [Read More]
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School on Wednesday? Here is the rundown so far

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Here is what I know so far, check back for updates: Amity Regional School District No 5-, 2 Hour Delay Region 5 schools will open on a two hour delay schedule on Wednesday, January 28th Ansonia Public Schools will have a two hour delay on Wednesday. Bethel Public Schools-Bethel, 2 Hour Delay Bethel Public Schools […] [Read More]
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Theatre gets grant to mentor Bridgeport students at Klein

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BRIDGEPORT – A theater program that works after school with students in Bridgeport has gotten a grant to run for a second year. The New Paradigm Theatre company, a nonprofit professional theatre company, received an $18,000 grant from the Harvey Hubbell Foundation to continue NPT’s Performing Arts Mentoring program with After School at the Klein […] [Read More]
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