Connecticut Celebrates A Century Of Submarine History

Groton's Fall Festival, on Oct. 8, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Poquonnock Plains Park, features vendors, entertainment, the Silver Dolphins precision drill team,...

At the head of the class

Other finalists included: Elizabeth Beem (fifth grade) of Lightfoot Elementary School; Christina Heath (second grade) of Unionville Elementary School; Laurie Limoge-Jamerson (career and technical education/drafting...

VC Eagles hit road in quarterfinals

5-Opelousas Catholic vs. 4-Episcopal. 3-Ouachita Christian vs. 6-Riverside. 7-Menard at 2-St. Charles. CLASS 1A. 9-Cedar Creek vs. 1-CCMC. Hanson vs. CPC-St. Mary winners. 6-Vermilion Catholic...

Northern premiers say 'no' to a carbon tax

(subscription) (subscription)Darrell Pasloski of the Yukon, Bob McLeod of Northwest Territories and Peter Taptuna from Nunavut all acknowledged that climate change is acute in...

Mavericks find route to winner's circle

The 4x800 relay of junior Jayan Hanson, junior Jake Schick, sophomore Drew Woodfolk and Joe Faraguna was fourth (8:22.13), giving St. John's valuable points. ...

Former NY Assembly speaker Sheldon Silver gets 12 years in prison

Prosecutors had asked Caproni to sentence Silver to well over a decade in prison while defense lawyers requested leniency, citing his age, health and good...

The Opposition is letting Pasloski frame the debate around carbon pricing

CBC.caPremier Darrell Pasloski has been in a charitable mood recently. Recognizing how difficult it can be to speak for oneself sometimes, Pasloski has been pitching...

Holocaust event set

Steven Merlak has become the warden of the Federal Correctional Institution here after the departure of Warden Ralph Hanson, who became the warden at FCI...

Met Gala red carpet: Who had the craziest outfit? (Photos)

Lady Gaga's outfit is an art-deco wonder, and she basically looks like a "Tron"-inspired version of Sandy from "Grease." Meanwhile, Taylor Swift got a bit...

Local golf, tennis teams fare well in state tournaments

The Eagles wil play Brookstone on Saturday for the championship. Stratford got wins from Eliza Freedman in singles and the doubles teams of Elizabeth Copelan/Lora...

City works to address blighted homes

Mayor Sandy Stimpson has introduced legislation he hopes will speed up the process of addressing dilapidated, dangerous homes. Officials estimate there are roughly 1,200 blighted...

Westminster to host Woman's Board Silver Tea

(KUTV) Westminster will host the 100th Anniversary of the Woman's Board Silver Tea on May 14, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Behnken...

Bishop McCort honor roll

Seniors, highest honor: Daniel Beahr, John Durica, Mikayla Hagerty, Carly Hajjar, Tahlyn Miller, Sarah Nagy, Noelle Potts, Elizabeth Rager, Abigail Slezak, Michalina Templin, Mikayla Tomkowski...

Softball Playoff Results

Quarterfinals. Catholic-Pointe Coupee 5, Oak Grove 0. Ascension Catholic 8, LaSalle 4. St. Mary 10, Hanson Memorial 6. Cedar Creek 8, Vermilion Catholic 3. Semifinals.

Education Notes: Damp named High Scholar

... Hannah Hansen, Javelin Hansen, Morgan Isaacson, Heidi Knutson, Eli Nelson, Liseht Partida, Sydney Schaller, Marann Schmidt, Alex Schueler, Nicholas Spellich, Anna Taubenheim, Trevor Wittmus;...

Gen. Darby monument unveiled in Fort Smith (with video)

Supporters of the Darby Legacay Project gather for the unveiling of the William O. Darby Memorial Statue, Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the corner of...

Virginia Beach Girl Scouts dedicate garden to victim in Sandy Hook shootings

The girls were looking for a service project because four of them were working on the Silver Award, the second highest award in Girl Scouting,...

Drake Relays Results: April 30, 2016

Loras (Powers, Simon, Hanson, Serres), 4:16.73; 13. Luther (Hove, Rodamaker, Ingvalson, Gehrt), 4:21.18; 14. Maryville (Mo.)(Croy ... Elizabeth Flatley, Wisconsin, 10:56.72; 14. Desarae Diedrich, Purdue,...

Blotter: Vacuum thief makes a clean getaway

Larceny: On April 19, someone stole the victim's red and silver 12-speed Schwinn bicycle from the bike rack in front of the Chili Library on...

Northern premiers call for infrastructure funding at Dawson City meeting

Canada's three territorial premiers are calling for more infrastructure funding from the federal government as they converge in Yukon for the annual Northern Premiers' Forum.

Thursday's high school track and field results

2, Camden Hills (Myia Hanson, Lydia Hill, Emily Bowen, Audrey Clement), 57.51. 3, Oceanside (Haylie Witham, Brianna White-Ortiz, Sadie Thompson, Makayla van Blarcom), 1:00.35. 4,...

Oklahoma's State Legislature Passed Donald Trump's Dream Abortion Bill

Elizabeth Nash, senior state issues associate at the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive health research and policy organization, tells this bill “is in conflict with...

Exploring the far-flung natural beauty of the Bahamas' 'out' islands

Viewed from the sandy Atlantic shore, the turquoise water no longer caused worry, but beckoned. ... In the water was plenty of life — a...

'Now I Don't Have Anything': Purple Line Resident

Late last year, she sat outside the Riverdale home in a silver car, out of earshot of her father, who she said gets visibly upset...

'I'm not imposing anything': Hanson on tax

(subscription)“What is clear is that both the NDP and the Liberals, if elected, would put a carbon tax in place to make everything in...

Bowling: Collin Christensen tallies 761 series with 26 strikes

In single game play, Ron Hanson uncorked a 289 beaut and Ron Floreani fired a 286 gem. Vic Reading smacked a 268. Troy Olaveson ...

Northern premiers head to Old Crow, Yukon for annual meeting

The three territorial premiers are again going off the beaten track for the annual Northern Premiers' Forum. Last year they travelled to Kugluktuk, Nunavut, while...

8 beautiful lakes to swim, boat, hike and camp - The Journal News | LoHud.com

The Journal News | LoHud.com8 beautiful lakes to swim, boat, hike and campThe Journal News | LoHud.comThe Lower Hudson Valley is dotted with lakes of...

VIDEO: Man Steals Cat from South Bronx Auto Shop

She had gone missing once before but returned on the eve of Hurricane Sandy with an added surprise for the family, according to Orozco's son...

I Want To Put A Baby In You: Flawed Sperm

After using the donor's sperm and having a child, Canadian couple Angela Collins and Elizabeth Hanson were appalled to learn that “Donor 9623” was a...

College names students to various honor rolls

Abdi Gabow Abdirahman, Hailey Lyn Applegate, Andrew Joseph Bates, Kelton J. Bennion, Kyle Lynn Bleazard, Sierra Faith Bowling, Cole Edward Brown, Jacob Hanson Brown, Kasey...

Business Down, Owners Stuck Waiting on Purple Line

Nelson, the owner of Crest Opticians in Silver Spring, said he has seen fewer customers and more down time since Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans...

Going Out Guide for Montgomery County, April 28-May 4, 2016

“Leading Men of Hollywood's Golden Age” AFI Silver Theatre's series, featuring the Hollywood men who rose to stardom during the Golden Age, continues with Howard...

Youth Soccer Roundup: Weekend Wins for U9 and U14 Girls Red Teams, U9 Boys White

It is not enough to describe the focused strength of Payton DeCamillo, the explosive offense of Nikki “Ferrari” Ferraro, the unshakeable poise of Lila Gizzie,...

April 26, 2016 | Editorial: Trudeau's Liberals to repeal Bill S-6 in Yukon

(subscription) (subscription)The repeal's announcement came out of the Intergovernmental Forum held in Whitehorse on April 8 and attended by new federal Minister of Indigenous...

Hawks softball beat Wolfpack

In the bottom of the second inning, Elizabeth Burud walked before moving to third on an error by Wolfpack catcher Sawyer Thompson. With two outs,...

Mischa Barton shows off her dance-toned legs in thigh-high slit dress as she reunites with former DWTS castmembers

She donned the form-fitting black number with a chic lustrous silver jacket with zippers adorned throughout. Her sandy blonde hair was styled straight, parted to...

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SANDY LAKE – Since February, the Devine Inspirations has been working on pieces for its ETC – Dance! class, which will be shown at Windmill...

Education listings

•Seniors: Tyler Brehm, Cari Cooley, Anna Dominguez, Wyatt Gardner, Emmaleigh Grady, Emily Hanson, Alyssa Hilliard, Alison Hinton, Grace Hoover, Tyler Ison, Kyle Landis, Alexis Mangette,...

Elizabeth Hurley has entered the EU debate, EPHRAIM HARDCASTLE writes

During a Windsor walkabout the duke met two Gogglebox regulars – the jolly West Indian ladies Sandra Martin and Sandy Channer. After a brief explanation...

Birth announcements: April 26

A boy, Jayvyn Kevin, was born April 21 to parents Stephanie Kersten and Rashawn Hanson, of Sheboygan. Grandparents are Kevin ... St. Nicholas Hospital. A...

5 highlights from the Yukon legislative agenda

Yukon's opposition launched a vociferous volley aimed squarely at Premier Darrell Pasloski, calling him to account, asking him to apologize and take responsibility for de-railing...

Real estate transactions, Sunday, April 24, 2016

Hanson, Richard A., Neosho, Mo., to Gordon, Ben, Rock Island; 2113 14th St., Rock Island; $112,900. McCombs, Grant T. ... Smith, Angelina M. and Daniel...

School Briefs: ECSD honors volunteers

ECSD recognized Sandy Sansing Foundation as its District Partner of the Year. Earlier this year, The Sansing family donated $100,000 for the district to use...

Ogle inducted into Senior Citizen Hall of Fame

Ogle also owns the Appalachian Art and Craft Market, Ralph's Ice Cream, the Chuckwagon Grill and Sandy Sue's Silver Diner. Ogle told the story of...

Minnesota Scene: Sara Groenewegen's gem leads Gopehrs past Nebraska in softball

Elizabeth Brumley • Special to the Star Tribune Sara Groenewegen of the Gophers threw a one-hitter to beat Nebraska 6-0 on Friday night at Cowles...

Northern Premiers to Meet to Discuss Pan-Territorial Priorities

(press release)WHITEHORSE, YUKON--( - April 22, 2016) - Yukon Premier Darrell Pasloski, Northwest Territories Premier Robert R. McLeod and Nunavut Premier Peter Taptuna will...

Local scoreboard for April 22

... Jack Vogel AE def. Zach Hanson 6-3, 6-2; Adam Shandonay AE def. Brad Erickson 6-3, 6-0. .... PV: 1, Jenna Rustick NEE 9-0; 3,...

Photos: Queen Elizabeth through the years

Gallery: June 6, 1953 MEMBERS of Britain's royal family posed in the throne room of Buckingham palace after the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II Tuesday.

Oscar Predictions

Other possibilities include gun control doc "Under the Gun" (May 15, EPIX), an examination of the aftermath at Sandy Hook,"Newtown," and Rachel Grady and Heidi...