Brandon Kincaid scored a high 19 points for the Newport Harbor High School boys’ basketball team in a 75-28 victory over Whittier California in the Century Elks Classic tournament Wednesday at Century High in Santa Ana. Riggs Guy scored 10 points for Newport Harbor (12-5). The Sailors take on Palm Desert in the tournament championship …

JetBlue Airways is slashing its schedule by around 1,280 flights from Thursday to January 13 as a growing number of crew members fall ill with Covid infections. “We expect the number of Covid cases in the northeast – where most of our crew are based – to continue to increase over the next two weeks,” …

The countdown is on to 2022, but the surge of COVID-19 cases is changing plans. The organizers of First Night Hartford are happy to welcome their New Years Eve tradition back to Capitol City after it went virtual last year. But on Wednesday, they made some changes as Covid cases increased. “We started with 12 …

HARTFORD – A Hartford man has been charged after using a false positive COVID-19 test to avoid appearing in a bail hearing late last month, according to the state’s Criminal Justice Division. Police indicted Junior Jumpp, 31, on Tuesday with one count of second-degree forgery and fabricating physical evidence. The arrest warrant says Jumpp was …

news, national A bushfire in the Perth Hills has been brought under control and an evacuation order has been downgraded to monitor and act. The blaze is burning inside containment lines at High Wycombe, 11 miles northeast of the city, at the foot of the hills and near Perth Airport. “There is a possible threat …

Wentz is on the Colts’ COVID list; what it means for the Eagles originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia Just two weeks into the regular season, the Indianapolis Colts have added quarterback Carson Wentz to their reserve / COVID-19 roster. Under current NFL rules, since Wentz is still likely unvaccinated, he will be out for …

Delaware’s minimum wage will drop from $ 9.25 to $ 10.50 an hour starting in January. In June, lawmakers passed a bill to raise the minimum wage from more than a dollar a year until it reaches $ 15 an hour by 2025: $ 10.50 by 2022 $ 11.75 by 2023 $ 13.25 by 2024 …

Connecticut residents looking for a COVID-19 test on the Monday after Christmas tended to queue or were out of luck. At walk-in sites in Willimantic, New Haven, Waterbury, New Britain and Hartford, queues of people waited for hours outside or in their idling cars. The Willimantic site closed two and a half hours earlier after …

With the pandemic underway, attendees and performers wore masks at the ceremony this year. NEW HAVEN, Connecticut – The New Haven Black and Hispanic Alder Council and Caucus hosted a Kwanzaa event on Sunday night at New Haven City Hall, featuring dance performances, drumming and a ceremony in honor ancestors. The holiday celebrates African American …

Holiday sales grew at the fastest rate in 17 years, even as shoppers grappled with higher prices, product shortages and a new COVID-19 variant raging in the final weeks of the season , based on a measure of expenditure. Mastercard Spending Pulse, which tracks all kinds of payments including cash and debit cards, reported on …

The first winter storms brought days of rain and snow to California. The storm inundated northern California at the start of a busy travel week before bringing regular rain and snow to southern California on Wednesday and over the holiday weekend. Below, an overview of the weather photos for the holiday week. 20 photos 1/20 …

Christmas is almost here, and some churches in the state have held their annual services for the first time on Christmas Eve in nearly two years. The unified harmony of the instruments is a familiar sound to so many who have been eagerly awaiting to come together on Christmas Eve. Valerie McDonald has called the …

Dec 24 2021, 12:41Updated 7h ago Through: News 12 Staff In this week’s Deep Dive, News 12’s Kristie Reeter takes a look at what the spending trends look like this year in Connecticut. In a News 12 poll, a majority of people in Connecticut said there had been no change, while 33% said they were …

Southington spoils the party with a win at West Hartford on Thursday night. The 50th anniversary of Conard women’s basketball was celebrated at halftime. Conard vs. Southington Girls Basketball. December 23, 2021. Photo credit: Paul Palmer By Paul Palmer Thursday night was to celebrate the start of women’s sports in West Hartford, and in particular …

Choice of personnel (Image credit: Avenir) In addition to our major 2021 Game of the Year Awards, every member of the PC Gamer team is shining a spotlight on a game they’ve loved this year. We’ll be posting new staff picks, along with our top prizes, throughout the month. Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla received two new …

A study on the opportunities for offshore wind in the US state of Connecticut concluded that many of the assets required by the industry are already in place, but more should be added quickly. The report, “Accepting the Potential of Connecticut Offshore Wind Power – A Study of the Opportunities and Challenges,” was commissioned by …

West Hartford public school students, teachers and administrators donated to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center and in return were able to wear their pajamas for the day. PJ Day at Hall High School. Courtesy photo By Ronni Newton Students and teachers at West Hartford Public Schools spent a day of school in their pajamas – and …

Residents of the Inland Empire can still see the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic in the form of restaurants that have been closed for months without any signal if they will reopen. There are fewer of these restaurants this year than last year, and some of them are starting to have new tenants. Hungry? …

Dated: Tuesday, December 21, 2021Time: 8 p.m. CenterSite: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Marquette Stats Leaders Points: Justin Lewis, 15.3 pages per gameRebounds: Justin Lewis, 7.8 rpgAids: Tyler Kolek, 5.8 apg Connecticut Statistics Leaders Points: RJ Cole, 16.0 pages per gameRebounds: Andre Jackson, 8.1 rpgAids: RJ Cole, 4.5 apg KenPom.com Leaderboards Marquette: # 74Connecticut: # 27Screening …

(WFSB) – More COVID infections could put a strain on Connecticut emergency rooms. Eyewitness News has heard that patients have to wait longer for a room Officials at St. Mary’s Hospital say patients may have to wait longer than usual for a bed to become available in a hospital unit. This is due to the …

“Coober Pedy is a unique place with views of the barren desert, hailstorm-scarred mining landscapes and a visceral underworld of tunnels and chambers hard to replicate or find in one place. It’s also an accessible city with a rich filming history and a reliable climate. – Paul Ranford, producer, Fire bite Go underground New AMC …

Yale University officials are encouraging students to leave early for the fall semester, as final exams will be online amid a slight increase in Covid-19 cases. The university said it has not directly experienced an increase in the number of cases like other universities, but it wants to allow students to return home earlier. “While …

BRIDGEPORT – Sonia Noyse, who runs 16-year-old Jamaican restaurant Sonia’s Kitchen on Reservoir Avenue, was not intimately involved in the steps he took to seek part of the $ 5 million in federal aid to coronaviruses distributed to small businesses by the city Hall. This task was assumed by his daughter. But Noyse has had …

Welcome back to the real estate newsletter. Although the housing market slows during the holidays, California officials are busier than ever before bringing forward proposals that would send ripples through LA County communities. The first comes from state assembly member Cristina Garcia, who plans to introduce legislation that would block freeway expansion in underserved communities …

Connecticut, Hearst State newspapers found this month in a series of investigation reports, has not made much progress in solving her domestic violence problem. Of course, studies of the state’s other major problems might come to a similar conclusion, but you have to start somewhere. Connecticut’s main response to domestic violence is the protection order, …

McDonald’s will pay a former baseball player who owns several franchises $ 33.5 million to end a lawsuit he has filed against the company accusing him of racial discrimination. Herb Washington, who is black, owned more than a dozen restaurants in Ohio and Pennsylvania when he filed a complaint in February, saying the company had …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Republican leaders have asked about the governor’s vaccination passport plan. MGN Republican House Leader Rep. Vincent Candelora held a press conference to address the digital vaccine passport program launched by Governor Ned Lamont. It happened at 11 a.m. at the State Capitol. Their main concern was that while Governor Ned Lamont …

SANTA ANA, California – In the past 10 months, the Justice Department has filed criminal charges against 10 defendants – four of whom were arrested today – for bribery schemes at county drug treatment centers of Orange. The defendants in these cases indicted as a result of the Sober Homes initiative are owners of drug …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Gas prices are down, but they will be near Christmas highs. Fuel economy website GasBuddy.com released a report on Thursday. He said the national average price of regular gasoline had fallen 10 cents per gallon since Thanksgiving. On Thursday morning, prices in Connecticut ranged from $ 3.46 in Hartford to $ …

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – South Korea will ban private social gatherings of five or more people nationwide and force restaurants to close at 9 p.m., deploying the country’s tightest coronavirus restrictions to this day as hospitals grapple with the deadliest month in the pandemic. Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said on Thursday that the new …

December 15, 2021 A file photo of a police car in Hartford, Connecticut. Hartford Police / Photo provided HARTFORD – A clinical social worker in Hartford was indicted on Tuesday after falsely billing more than $ 146,000 for Meidcaid program services, according to the state’s Criminal Justice Division. Alicia Thompkins, 39, of Hartford, has been …

A long-awaited storm in December sweeps across southern California on Tuesday in what some are calling the biggest of the winter season. As mandatory evacuations are called in areas of burn scars and areas where mudslides are a problem, residents may be on the hunt for resources. Photos: What to keep in your disaster emergency …

Nevada woman faces child abuse and sexual assault charges after authorities say she traveled across the country last year for a former CNN producer to sexually “train” her 9 year old daughter at her Vermont ski home. Henderson, Nevada Police said the 48-year-old woman, whose name Hearst Connecticut Media Group is withheld to protect her …

Dec 14 2021, 12:17Updated 1 hour ago Through: Associated press Philadelphia will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination to dine indoors at bars, restaurants, indoor sporting events and other food-related establishments starting Jan. 3, city and state officials said on Monday. public health. Public health director Cheryl Bettigole said Philadelphia has seen infection rates double in …

There was a lot of news across Connecticut on Monday. If you missed one on your local Patch, here’s a recap of some of the best stories. A 14-year-old student is being held on criminal charges in connection with reports that a gun was brought to campus earlier this month, police said. >>> Read more. …

W With the uncertainty that awaits us due to the dreaded Omicron, this week I want to embrace a drink that offers two things – warmth and comfort. What could be better than an Old Fashioned? While it’s traditionally a bourbon or rye drink, as in most mixologies, exploration is key – it didn’t take …

Ellington’s board wrote a letter to Connecticut Department of Public Health commissioner Manitha Juthani to address concerns about inconsistencies in masking policies among students. In the letter, school officials said state policy has the potential to publicly stigmatize students based on their medical condition – vaccinated or unvaccinated. “Ellington Public Schools have been a leader …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) – Connecticut residents will soon be able to show their immunization status using a mobile phone app, although it is up to businesses, restaurants and other establishments to decide if this is necessary. Democratic Governor Ned Lamont announced on Friday that the app will be available by the end of the year. …

The wind combined with the rain affected a few businesses who were hoping to see a few more customers walk through their doors before the Christmas holidays. Dzen Tree Farm in South Windsor is working to meet customer demand, but their struggles to do so date back to the summer. “It’s been an emotional roller …

Two suspects were apprehended by police after a shooting that injured a person in Norwalk on Friday night. Dispatchers received several 911 calls reporting shots fired at King Kennedy homes on Chestnut Street with one injured at around 6:20 p.m. When police arrived, they said they found a man with two gunshot wounds to his …

The unfortunate crash of the Mi17 helicopter flying the CDS has sparked much speculation from self-proclaimed “experts” on social media. Such rants would normally be ignored, but someone texted me, giving his opinion, and all I could text back was, “Let’s not jump to conclusions until the (real) experts investigate.” AFP There is a video …

Some establishments already require proof of vaccination prior to entry. Now there will be a new way to deliver this information in Connecticut: a digital health identifier. The technology is similar to vaccine passports used in other states. Governor Ned Lamont announced on Friday that he would be in Connecticut by the end of the …

You may have heard of the Surgeon General’s new report. This is a rare public health advisory on the mental health crisis in children and adolescents. Depressive and anxious symptoms doubled during the pandemic. Today, 25% of people have depressive symptoms and 20% suffer from anxiety. Negative emotions and conditions associated with things like ADHD …

Thinking back to a year of local flavors, I wanted to revisit one of my favorite types of food: pizza. I had the pleasure of chatting with several owners and chefs who brought their culinary skills to share with their local communities. Everyone has their own incredible story, whether it’s traveling to the Land of …

Hello Avon! It’s Thursday, so let’s start with everything you need to know in town today. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Sun mixing with clouds. High: 39 Low: 28. Here are the best Avon stories today: The former Avon bakery could become the first self-service craft brewery in central Connecticut (Hartford …

Norwich Free Academy was closed Monday morning and school officials said two students would face disciplinary action and possible criminal charges after investigators found two fake firearms. In a letter to the school community sent Tuesday, the school superintendent and principal said the situation began when a campus security guard noticed “unusual behavior” from a …

GREENWICH, CT – The downtown business district of Greenwich will celebrate the Christmas spirit with a special walk on Greenwich Avenue on Thursday, December 9 from 5 to 8 p.m. The event is produced by Re-Imagine Greenwich. “This holiday season we can all do our part by buying locally. The Greenwich Holiday Stroll on December …

Press Releases 07/12/2021 Governor Lamont announces Aquinas Consulting expansion in Connecticut (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced that Aquinas Consulting, a company that provides businesses with specialized staffing solutions, is expanding in Connecticut. The company, which had 57 employees in the state last year, has hired an additional 30 people so far in …

REDONDO BEACH (CBSLA) – Southern California Police Departments are working overtime to quell the wave of retail thefts that recently hit southern California malls. Redondo Beach Police said they made two arrests in connection with recent robberies at the Galleria shopping center. Malik Trevon Oaks, 23, and Khristian Jamol Clayton Phillips, 26, were arrested on …

Men’s football won its first-ever national championship, defeating Amherst 1-1 (4-1) on penalties on December 4 at UNCG Soccer Stadium in Greensboro, North Carolina. After facing Amherst in a 1-1 draw in settlement and two extra time, senior captain Lorenzo Bocchetti ’22 converted the decisive penalty after Peter Silvester ’25 saved two shots on goal …

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) – Van Harvieux doesn’t care about ambiance, tips or parking. Each customer of his restaurant is behind a wheel. No one comes inside, no one sits down, and no one dirties the tables for him to clean them. “For me, COVID has been very difficult and very positive,” Harvieux said, as …

Southington, Connecticut | 1 day Many local Christmas tree farms are taking COVID-19 precautions to ensure you and your family have a happy vacation. (Shutterstock) SOUTHINGTON, CT – As the nation recovers from the coronavirus pandemic and looks back on the hardships of last year’s holiday season – which involved a lot of social distancing …

INDIANAPOLIS – Poultry farmers donated nearly 100 tonnes, or 200,000 pounds, of poultry products to needy Hoosiers this year. Some of the donated products include eggs, chicken, duck and turkey. A ceremony was held at the Statehouse to celebrate the donations. “Indiana’s agriculture industry has a significant economic impact statewide, nationally and around the world …

State officials said on Saturday evening they identified the first case of the omicron COVID-19 variant in Connecticut, in a man who lives in Hartford County. The man, who is in his 60s, developed mild symptoms on November 27. A home test gave a positive result for COVID-19 two days later and a molecular test …

Gofer Ice Cream’s new Ridgefield location opens on November 21. Contribution photo. The past few weeks have seen a flurry of new Fairfield County restaurants that have opened or are ready for a near start. But while this new wave of restaurants and takeout offers more dining options in the region, many businesses in the …

Donations benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters Nutmeg, of whom Vinny DiNatale has been a mentor for over a decade. GLASTONBURY, Connecticut – Vinny DiNatale dedicates his life to helping the youth of the Greater Hartford area. A West Hartford resident, he is a Bus Driver for Glastonbury Public Schools and a Big Brother Mentor for …

“Not too complicated” is how Impossible Foods categorizes a recipe on its website for lasagna bolognese with ravioli using its Impossible Burger and over 20 other ingredients. For those with no more than two hours to succeed, Impossible Foods offers a “super easy” alternative: Buitoni ravioli stuffed with Impossible’s burger and plant-based sausage that can …

Hyderabad: When 25-year-old Abhiraj walked out of his house at Banjara Hills Rd # 4, he had no idea his indoor cat was going to go missing. The city businessman is devastated and hopes to find two-year-old Zoya as soon as possible. “She usually sits outside the house on a leash. Even my parents weren’t …

OLD SAYBROOK, CT (WFSB) – If it wasn’t already a tough time for the restaurant industry, they just received another blow. For Alex Foulkes, owner of the Penny Lane Pub in Old Saybrook, it was business as usual until one day it wasn’t. “As things went on, it seemed like in our community it was …

The city of Hartford on Thursday announced a new program designed to bring businesses back to vacant storefronts in the capital. The program, called “Hart Lift,” comes amid the COVID-19 pandemic when a number of businesses have closed due to financial concerns. Hart Lift will use $ 6 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds, …

It’s easy to see why Drag Race made it to the top 100 – it drew crowds and was a milestone for LGBTQ + representation on television. But why was more reality TV not selected? Big Brother, one of the greatest reality shows of all time, did not qualify because its original Dutch version premiered …

White Hut’s cheeseburger with grilled onions has been named Massachusetts’ best burger, according to Thrillist. “First of all, I love burgers from JM Curley, The Gallows, Eastern Standard, Craigie on Main and several others in my hometown,” Thrillist wrote of three Boston restaurants. “But the White Hut isn’t just my all-time favorite hamburger spot, it …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Connecticut’s COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped to just under 6%, according to state statistics released Tuesday. Nations around the world are rushing to identify the number of cases of the Omicron Covid-19 variant they have, as fears about the new restraining force g… The number came as health experts around the …

CELLAR SELECTED December 1, 2021 Rich Pickings: Succulent package of sparkling wine and dessert Durant Vineyards 2018 Traditional Brut Method, Dundee Hills Light gold in jewel tones with a complex layering of flavors and aromas. Lemongrass shows freshness on the nose with the earthy richness of sweet hay and stone fruit. Blood orange and rose …

Kelan Lyon Hartford Juvenile Detention Center is located in the Frog Hollow district of the capital. To properly tackle youth crime, we must work continuously with young people directly affected by the justice system. As a member of the younger generation dedicated to freedom and equality for all, we believe more young leaders should be …

Customers, neighbors and longtime friends react with sadness after Chenango County’s iconic Silo Restaurant was destroyed by a rapid fire. The Moran Road company fire in the city of Coventry was reported early Sunday morning. READ MORE: Four-alarm fire reduces silo restaurant to ashes Firefighters from several departments fought the blaze for hours. No injuries …

The defense of a Connecticut man accused of sexually assaulting teenage members of a basketball program founded by his fiancé – a former WNBA player – will depend on whether he was officially considered to be a coach who had “power” over them, his lawyer said. Danny Lawhorn, 30, of Hartford, is accused by federal …

A look at the 25 Best Times High School Basketball Teams in Southland: Rk. SCHOOL (WL); Last week; Next match (last row) 1. CANYON DE LA SIERRA (4-1); Home games this week against West Ranch, Beverly Hills; 12. CORONA CENTENARY (4-1); Close loss to Duncanville, Texas; 23. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (4-0); While awaiting the return of guard …

Some Salvation Army pantries are seeing two to three times as many customers as before the pandemic. Sterling House Community Center enrolled 10 more children in its Stratford School District food distribution program the week before Thanksgiving. Operation Hope in Fairfield has seen a more than 10 percent increase in the number of people passing …

Holiday shopping crowds were full as many customers looked to support and buy locally for Small Business on Saturday. A little holiday magic was on display in Middletown, which included a horse and carriage and pictures with Santa Claus. The rollout is part of the City’s 36th Annual Holiday on Main Street, also known as …

WEST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Today is Small Business Saturday and many local stores are counting on you for the much needed economic boost. MGN Many businesses here in West Hartford will be open today. From clothing stores to pottery to dining outlets, today it’s all about local shopping and keeping the money in Connecticut. …

Public health officials in South Africa are sounding the alarm on a new variant of the coronavirus which they say is responsible for the rapid spread of the virus among young people in the country’s most populous province. This new variant, which the World Health Organization dubbed Omicron at a meeting on Friday, has many …

BRUSSELS (AP) – Belgium and the Netherlands are taking new measures on Friday to try to prevent a COVID-19 spike from spiraling out of control, hoping that action now will preserve the joys of Christmas next month. Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo has had to step up measures for the second time in a …

EAST HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – As soon as the turkey is cold, many families turn to shopping from Black Friday to Thanksgiving, but there weren’t as many stores open as in the past. Cabela’s in East Hartford keeps the Thanksgiving tradition alive by opening its doors early. Not only did they have business and flights, …

A As Christmas approaches, I sipped – with enthusiasm – an individual mission to find the best wines to bring joy to your palate. Taking advantage of over a dozen countries, this list of 25 (plus one more for the road) should be enough to go with you throughout the season – you might even …

Turn up the heat. HVAC technicians work long hours this time of year, making sure you can get it done. “We’re busier than usual because everyone is turning on the heat,” said Kevin Beebe, technician at Wyman Energy. But what if the heater doesn’t turn on? “Panic. Direct panic,” said Manchester owner Samone Jones-McCarthy. “I’d …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – Small-business foodservices in Connecticut have been among the hardest hit during the pandemic. Over the past 20 months, the industry has lost $ 250 billion nationwide. On Wednesday, industry leaders launched “Dine Local”. Parkville Market in Hartford is a global hub for the world’s spices. The 20,000 square foot outdoor market …

HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – The coronavirus has not only affected the physical health of people across Connecticut, but for many, the virus and the stress around it have also affected spirits. Unfortunately, children are not immune to the effects. News 8’s Samaia Hernandez examined how the Hartford School District is helping students cope. COVID-19 caught …

The Newport Harbor football team are 6-7, making them one of three Southern Section teams with a 0.500 record or less that will play for a CIF Championship this weekend. Some of the overall teams with losing records that entered the playoffs were happy just making the playoffs, and most of those teams made first-round …

Two parts of Connecticut – the Hartford metropolitan area and Fairfield County – rank among the cities with the oldest housing in the country, according to a new report. The regions each had a median house age of 53, according to a new survey from the Inspection Support Network. The study was based on data …

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) – Thanksgiving Eve is one of the biggest nights out for bars, and this year is expected to be even busier due to the easing of pandemic restrictions. Thanksgiving Eve has always been a great night for business at Scoreboard Bar & Grill. “We have a good crowd during the day and …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Governor Ned Lamont is expected to hold a press conference Monday afternoon to discuss the latest COVID-19 situation in Connecticut. It comes as COVID cases have increased in the state over the past week. COVID cases have more than doubled in the past two weeks in Connecticut. However, doctors say it …

Piedmont is full of secrets. And I’m not talking about the rare white truffle that at this time of year hides under the withered leaves on the ground. I’m not talking about the famous reds either. They are no secret. Instead, I think of some of the other grape varieties. They tend to get overlooked …

Visitors can also purchase items from the pop-up store. AVON, Connecticut – If you see a giant boot in the Farmington Valley this week, don’t worry. LL Bean came to Connecticut in his “Bootmobile” to visit the fans. The 14ft shoe on wheels travels northeast to spread joy and give LL Bean loot. Visitors can …

Tens of thousands of protesters, many of them far-right groups, marched through Vienna on Saturday after the Austrian government announced a nationwide lockdown from Monday to contain the surge in coronavirus infections. Protests against virus restrictions also took place in Switzerland, Croatia, Italy, Northern Ireland and the Netherlands on Saturday, a day after Dutch police …

MANCHESTER, CT (WFSB) – A driver walked through a group of protesters in Manchester this evening, The group was partially blocking part of Center Street in Manchester when everything was filmed on a cell phone. Unfortunately, police have no comment at this time as this is an open investigation. Earlier today, the BLM 860 held …

Safety changes are being requested along Connecticut Avenue in Montgomery County, where a 72-year-old woman died from injuries sustained in an accident on Tuesday. Michaele Belford had just left the house and was a passenger in an SUV when he collided with a pickup truck at the intersection of Connecticut and Franklin Street in Kensington, …

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now. WOODLAND HILLS – The San Fernando Valley had two teams on Friday night: Alemany and Sierra Canyon. If each team could win their respective semi-final match, it would produce a match that local high school football fans have wanted for years, especially …

After taking a year off for COVID, the rivalry is renewed between the Yale Bulldogs and Harvard Crimson. The two football teams will meet at the Yale Bowl on Saturday at noon. “Super excited. It’s a big weekend,” said Andy Yang, a sophomore from Los Angeles. Anthony Moir, general manager of a hotel called The …

Press Releases 11/19/2021 Governor Lamont appoints Shannon Jacovino as Ombudsman for Ministry of Development Services (HARTFORD, CT) – Gov. Ned Lamont today announced he is appointing Shannon Jacovino of West Hartford as ombudsperson for the Connecticut Department of Developmental Services. Jacovino will succeed Edward Mambruno, who recently retired. In this role, Jacovino will work with …

FASTER BRADEN / STUFF Ngatahi Rapata, 13, is vaccinated against Covid-19 at the Toi Toi pharmacy in Nelson. Marlborough’s traffic light level may differ from that of Nelson, although both report to the same District Health Board. Marlborough as a whole has made slight progress in its vaccine rollout compared to Nelson, although last week …

WETHERSFIELD, CT (WFSB) – Connecticut’s unemployment rate was 6.4% in October. The Connecticut Department of Labor announced the rate on Thursday and said it was a 0.4% drop from September. The number marked the fifth consecutive month of declining unemployment in the state. Connecticut added 5,300 jobs in October. The DOL also revised its September …

WALLINGFORD, CT (WFSB) – A restaurant in Wallingford that was at risk of closing due to the pandemic is now getting the help it needs. The “Tap and Vine” dealt with personnel issues. Now, after help from the community and other restaurants, the restaurant will remain open. “I think if you look at previous interviews …

There’s been a bit of Hollywood in Hartford lately. An independent film company shot a feature film there based on the life of boxing icon Willie Pep in Hartford. Actor James Madio is the star. He worked with Steven Spielberg and Dustin Hoffman – Hollywood royalty. This month he portrayed a Hartford legend. “Well, this …

When I was 20 and straight out of a teacher training school, I worked for a year at a school in Connemara. My friends were heading for the bright lights of Dublin, but after a childhood caravan vacation along the west coast of Ireland, I was drawn to the ‘wild highlands’ of west Galway, well …

Governor Ned Lamont was on the South Lawn of the White House when President Joe Biden signed the trillion dollar infrastructure bill. But the governor says it’s not just free money. “It’s worth remembering that we have to pay 10-20% to pay our share, so no ‘yep, the federal government bailed us out,’” says Lamont. …

Tap & Vine in Wallingford feared it would have to close last Sunday as the restaurant struggled to find enough help to open. Now it looks like Tap & Vine will be able to stay open after candidates show up to fill the chef and line cook positions. Hector Samuel, the owner of Tap & …

This year’s winners and honorable mentions are: NON-FICTIONThe alchemy of us | Aïnissa Ramirez | New Havre In The Alchemy of Us, scientist and science writer Ainissa Ramirez examines eight inventions – clocks, steel rails, copper communication cables, photographic films, light bulbs, hard drives, science lab equipment, and silicon chips – and reveals how they …

Los Angeles Clippers goalie Eric Bledsoe, left, walks for the basket past Chicago Bulls goalie Zach LaVine (8) and center Tony Bradley (13) in the first half of an NBA basketball game on Sunday November 14, 2021 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo / Alex Gallardo) Los Angeles Clippers guard Paul George, right, crosses the lane …

In the 1940s, a group of students from Morehouse College came from Atlanta to work on tobacco farms in Farmington Valley, Connecticut, as part of a tuition assistance program. Even in Simsbury, a predominantly white New England town, those two summers were a far cry from the blatant segregation and oppressive laws of Jim Crow …

A Wallingford restaurant owner, stressed by the staff shortage, warned customers that Sunday would be his last day if he couldn’t hire more people. But so-called competitors are mobilizing to help Tap & Vine. “There is no competition, we are all here to try to make money,” said Chris Nakis, owner of The Chuckwagon, also …

November 11, 2021 A small number of people exposed to COVID-19 at the start of the pandemic have naturally resisted infection, according to a new British study, potentially offering new perspectives for developing even more effective vaccines. Researchers at University College London have identified proteins in the virus that have been recognized by protective T …

With Americans facing the highest annual inflation rate in decades, President Joe Biden is trying to persuade the country that his economic infrastructure plans can solve the problem. The president heads to the port of Baltimore on Wednesday for the start of what will likely be a nationwide tour to introduce the $ 1 trillion …

There was a lot of news in Connecticut on Tuesday. If you missed one on your local Patch, here’s a recap of some of the best stories. Two children sustained facial lacerations and were taken to hospital, as did the driver, who was also injured, police said. >>> Read more. The accused admitted in an …

that of Tokyo fall foliage it’s a beautiful sight, but it’s even better seen from above. The double floor Aerial bus offers a special tour that takes you through the best fall leaves in town on Icho Namiki Avenue to Meiji Jingu Gaien. The bright yellow ginkgo trees that line the 300m long boulevard look …

The people of Hartford are fed up with drivers running red lights. There have been a lot of close calls and unfortunately city officials say people have been injured or even killed. Now Hartford is looking to try adding cameras to catch those breaking the rules. “I want Hartford to be safe and people to …

WASHINGTON (AP) – Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expressed concern on Monday that the pandemic recession has had an unusually damaging economic effect on women, who have been forced to take on additional responsibilities in childcare, forcing many to quit their jobs. “As schools closed and childcare services closed during the worst of the pandemic, …

Change is in the mind this week. Autumn leaves, for example. The end of summer time. Local elected officials are preparing to put their own imprint on municipal affairs. Climate change, as the COP26 conference drew representatives from many nations, including tribal nations, to Scotland to try and control the inevitable changes on the planet …

Savannah, Georgia Getty Images / iStockphoto Living in a college town means more than just being surrounded by a young population – these places are often teeming with cultural activities, educational opportunities, affordable restaurants, and sporting and community events. Perhaps that is why these are popular places for families and retirees. Sometimes getting it all …

State official plans to reintroduce bill calling for Connecticut to adopt Atlantic Standard Time HARTFORD, Connecticut – Spring ahead, retreat. Year after year, the people of Connecticut change their clocks with the seasons. However, a state official wants to change that. For years, State Representative Kurt Vail, a Republican representing Somers and Stafford, has proposed …

There is no doubt that your net worth is a great indicator of your financial well-being. The old adage “it’s not what you do, it’s what you keep” is an absolute financial top 5 in my book. As a financial planner, I have seen high income people with low or negative net worth. In Texas, …

$ 1,599,000 | 3 bedrooms 3 bathrooms | 1973 sq.ft. The hammock house. Located atop Gray, a gem in the hills of Highland Park. This Mid-Century, recreated with exquisite taste, is the epitome of Californian life. Upon entering the open floor plan, the words escape. Greeted by polished cement floors and floor-to-ceiling Fleetwoods, pulling the …

TORRINGTON – Publishing their work can be a daunting task for writers, but for Katelyn Peterson, seeing her words in print is a dream come true. Peterson, a resident of Torrington, said the book took her five years to complete and nearly another year to publish. “I started the book in 2014 after the birth …

Twenty-six Connecticut hospitals will lose some of their Medicare reimbursement payments over the next year as a penalty for having too many readmitted patients, according to new data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Nationally, Medicare is cutting payments to 2,499 hospitals, or about 47% of all facilities, with the average penalty being …

The Aspen Prize recognizes institutions aiming to ensure better outcomes for all students. Times are tough for community colleges. Enrollment has fallen by double digits since March 2020, mostly affecting underserved students, and hopes of millions of dollars in federal aid to institutions through the Build Back Better plan have been dashed. But two-year-old institutions …

The Los Angeles-class US Navy submarine USS San Francisco sits in dry dock January 27, 2005 in Apra … [+] Port, Guam Getty Images News on America damaged despite virtual news blackout sea ​​bass USS class attack submarine Connecticut (SSN-22), begins to flee. While details are scarce, the Pacific Fleet’s latest operational debacle left the …

Last year’s presidential election resulted in historic turnout in Connecticut. As a much lower turnout is expected for tonight’s election, the Secretary of State reminds everyone that your vote carries even more weight at home. Polling stations closed at 8 p.m. in Connecticut, and then the wait for the results begins. We’re watching key races …

What there is to know Voters in Stamford, Connecticut’s fastest growing city, choose between a sitting state lawmaker and a former Major League Baseball manager on Tuesday for mayor of a community that has seen a significant influx of new ones arrivals during the pandemic. The contest pits Democratic state representative Caroline Simmons, who defeated …

It’s going to be a huge week for Slipknot with their biggest headline performance (and the accompanying global livestream) taking place at Knotfest Los Angeles this Friday – but now it looks like things might be. twice as massive as the metallic titans seem to have shared short snippets of new material. It’s no secret …

In what has at times been a heated race for mayor of West Haven, Democrat Nancy Rossi is fighting to keep her job. “I feel good. I was away (Monday) and it was very positive this afternoon,” said Rossi. She faces a challenge from Republican Barry Lee Cohen. “You know I’m still worried. I must …