Hartford ...

WASHINGTON, DC – The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced Hartford Public Library as a finalist for the National Medal for Museum and Library Service. The National Medal is the nation’s highest honor conferred on museums and libraries …
Escrito el 14 Mar 2014

A measure that would allow Connecticut’s poorest towns and cities to establish college scholarship funds for their student residents through the sale of municipal bonds faces a possible vote by the legislature’s Planning and Development Committee following a public...
Escrito el 14 Mar 2014

“Frozen” ...

The soundtrack for Disney’s hit animated film “Frozen” reclaimed the top spot on the weekly Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, becoming the first soundtrack in 15 years to notch more than five weeks at No. 1 on the chart.…
Escrito el 28 Feb 2014

Facebook ...

That’s a stunning sum for the five-year old company. But WhatsApp has been able to hold its weight against messaging heavyweights like Twitter (TWTR), Google (GOOG,Fortune 500) and Microsoft’s (MSFT, Fortune 500) Skype. WhatsApp has upwards of 450 million users,...
Escrito el 28 Feb 2014

Ayala: ...

BRIDGEPORT, CT – Unemployed residents of Bridgeport and other towns around Connecticut are finding themselves with new careers and valuable skills thank to the state’s STEP-Up program. Senator Andres Ayala (D-Bridgeport), who championed passage of this program in...
Escrito el 28 Feb 2014

State is ...

(Hartford, CT)— The State Department of Education (SDE), in partnership with LearnZillion, a Common Core digital curriculum and professional development provider founded by two teachers, is seeking 100 teachers from across the state to join the Connecticut Dream...
Escrito el 28 Feb 2014

February ...

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. – Working dogs and pets give their human partners plenty to smile about all year round. During National Pet Dental Health Month in February, our pets’ smiles take center stage. Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation’s Dr. RuthAnn Solomon, DVM, …
Escrito el 14 Feb 2014

National ...

on the recent study by Center on Budget and Policy Priorities that found Connecticut is #1 for long term budget planning. “This report shows that Connecticut is taking the right steps to improve its overall fiscal stability. We have a …
Escrito el 14 Feb 2014

“Because I ...

Willimantic, Conn. – Access Community Action Agency has partnered with Access Health CT to promote the “Because I Got Covered” campaign and help Windham and Tolland County residents enroll in quality, affordable health care coverage. Already, nearly 122,000...
Escrito el 14 Feb 2014

CT ...

(HARTFORD, CT)—Connecticut leads the nation in growth on participation and student performance on Advanced Placement (AP) exams during the last decade. The state is ranked second nationwide both for the largest percentage of 2013 high school graduates succeeding on...
Escrito el 14 Feb 2014