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Glastonbury teen ‘grateful’ feds will investigate transgender athlete policy  The CT Mirror

Selina Soule said Monday she is 'grateful' that the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights has agreed to investigate Connecticut's policy that allows ...

Federal agency to investigate CT high school transgender athlete policy  Middletown Press

Selina Soule said Monday she is “grateful” that the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights has agreed to investigate Connecticut's policy that ...

Glastonbury High School Spring Sports: Past Titles, 2019 Schedule  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Glastonbury Spring Sports: Past Titles, 2019 Skeds - Glastonbury, CT - A look at the state championship history in spring sports for Glastonbury High School ...

Darien Named CTs 3rd Best Public High School: New Ranking  Darien, IL Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Darien, CT - recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.

Minor gas leak caused evacuation at Glastonbury High School  WFSB

Glastonbury High School has been evacuated because of a gas odor.

Governor Announces Award For Glastonbury High School  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Governor Announces High School Awards - Glastonbury, CT - A recent high school award announcement had a local flair.

Glastonbury teachers who are saying goodbye at the end of the school year  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury school system says goodbye to 13 educators who made a difference in the lives of hundreds of students.

Amity Regional Among CTs Top 20 Public High Schools: New Ranking  Orange, CT Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Orange, CT - recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.

'Footloose' To Hit Glastonbury Stage  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury Youth and Family Services' Creative Experiences program's summer theatre production of Footloose is set to open curtain on Aug. 8, and the ...

Officials to review protocols after Glastonbury High School crew shell tipped over in flooded Connecticut River  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School is reviewing its crew team protocols when using the Connecticut River above flood stage, after a boat tipped over Thursday, spilling ...

Common sense, and Title IX, need to prevail  The CT Mirror

My family is not part of the Title IX discrimination complaint filed by the Alliance Defending Freedom on behalf of three high school girls track athletes in ...

'Hunger Games' To Return To GHS  Hartford Courant

On March 29, the third annual Hunger Games will take place at Glastonbury High School.

Glastonbury High School Evacuation Over  NBC Connecticut

Glastonbury High School was evacuated for around an hour and a half Tuesday after the smell of gas was detected, according to reports from school officials.

Glastonbury High School Class Of 2018: Where Are They Now?  Hartford Courant

More than 93 percent of the Glastonbury High School Class of 2018 is attending a four-year or two-year college.

Glastonbury girls crew coach resigns less than a week after boat tipped over in the Connecticut river  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School girls crew coach Kate Hickes resigned Wednesday less than a week after one of her team's crew boats tipped over in the water spilling ...

Glastonbury Track Teams Round Final Turn  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury Track Teams Have High Hopes For State Meets.

GHS Drama Club To Perform 'Guys And Dolls'  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School Drama Club is in the midst of its run of Guys and Dolls, a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and a book by Jo ...

GHS Artists Display Remarkable Talents  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School's annual student art show always impresses, and this year was no exception, as many of the works could hold their ground at an art ...

School Board Reviewing Plans For Glastonbury High School Field House Expansion, Kitchen Renovation  Hartford Courant

The board of education is reviewing four projects including the expansion of the Glastonbury High School field house and renovation of the kitchen.

Tomahawks Open Season In Big Way  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School softball team is expecting big things this season, and the opening day 23-7 win over Conard on April 1 may be an indication that ...

Glastonbury Volleyball Team Starts Season  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury boys volleyball starts season with .500 record.

Glastonbury Key Club Holds 'Hunger Games'  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School Key Club Has Fun, Donates To Food Bank.

Gas leak evacuates Glastonbury High School  WFSB

Glastonbury High School was evacuated on Tuesday afternoon due to a gas leak at the school.

Glastonbury Boys Lacrosse Nears Mid-Season Without A Loss  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School boys' lacrosse team improved to 7-0 after a 17-5 rout of Avon, on April 25. The Tomahawks have outscored opponents 93-36 in ...

Glastonbury school board working on $459000 in reductions to its $109 million budget  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury board of education is working on determining $979000 in reductions to its $109 million spending plan for the 2019-20 school year.

College Achievements By Students From Glastonbury  Glastonbury, CT Patch

College Achievements By Students From Glastonbury - Glastonbury, CT - Some recent notable accomplishments by college students who live in Glastonbury.

Glastonbury is a Happy Marriage of Old and New  Connecticut Magazine

Despite its history, Glastonbury is not a quaint community that lives in the past. The town on the banks of the Connecticut River feels thoroughly modern with a ...

Glastonbury Gymnast Training In Ohio  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Glastonbury Gymnast Training In Ohio - Glastonbury, CT - She will be competing for the Cornell University gymnastics team beginning in the fall of 2019.

Teen Charged In Connection With Doughnut Spree In Glastonbury  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Teen Charged In Connection With 'Doughnut' Spree - Glastonbury, CT - A Glastonbury teen is accused of doing "doughnuts" with his car at schools and other ...

Glastonbury Track Teams Cruising Toward State Meets  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School Boys and Girls Indoor Track.

Gas leak at Glastonbury High School causes students to be moved to gym  FOX61 Hartford

GLASTONBURY -- Officials said a gas leak at Glastonbury high school forced students to be moved into the gym. Officials said crews were called to the high ...

Glastonbury Track Teams Excel At State Meets  Hartford Courant

The boys' and girls' outdoor track teams both had great seasons and performed well at the Class LL and State Open meets. The boys won the LL meet, for the ...

Outstanding Glastonbury Coach to Be Honored At CHSCA Dinner  Glastonbury, CT Patch

CHSCA to Honor Glastonbury Coach At 55th Dinner - Glastonbury, CT - The Association will recognize 25 Outstanding Coaches of the Year, an Athletic Director ...

Students Excel At Statewide Poetry Contest  Hartford Courant

Rockville High School hosts foreign language poetry recitation contest.

Glastonbury could be the latest Connecticut town to ban tobacco products to people under 21  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury is the latest Connecticut municipality to consider aproposal to ban the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21.

Glastonbury Softball Gets Road Win In First Round  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury defeats Hall in first round of softball tournament.

Glastonbury police officers, civilians honored with awards at annual ceremony  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury officer, dispatchers and civilians were honored at annual awards ceremony.

Plans For Air Conditioning Advance At Glastonbury's Gideon Welles School  Hartford Courant

With all schools air conditioned, the lone building without it remains Gideon Welles, where the town's sixth-grade is housed. But school officials will soon begin ...

Glastonbury Teams Clinch State Tournament Berths  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Glastonbury Teams Clinch State Tournament Berths - Glastonbury, CT - Four teams from Glastonbury High School are already set for state tournament action in ...

Glastonbury Heads Up Final Boys Soccer Poll; Girls Place In Top 5  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Glastonbury Heads Up Final Boys Soccer Poll - Glastonbury, CT - The Tomahawks captured their second straight Class LL boys soccer championship, and fifth ...

GHS Presents Essence Awards  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School added three more recipients to its roster of Essence Awards, at the biennial ceremony held on Dec. 18. Senior Lauren Marimon, junior ...

Residents give their thoughts about proposed Glastonbury aquatics center  Hartford Courant

Residents supported plans for an aquatics center during a workshop Thursday calling for things like a pair of warm pools, diving area and swimming lessons.

Glastonbury Hockey Team Peaking At Right Time  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury boys' hockey team improved its record to 8-6-2 and its seeding in the CCC tournament with a 3-1 win over Conard on Feb. 18 that knocked the ...

Glastonbury Pool, Pond Passes Available  Hartford Courant

With summertime temperatures forecasted over the next few days, swimming may be on the minds of many residents. And with that, the parks and recreation ...

A tour of Glastonbury's historic ruins  Hartford Courant

Daniel Connolly has been exploring abandoned foundations, dams and factory ruins for the past several years and has created a website with their location and ...

Danbury girls, Glastonbury boys Class LL track champs  New Haven Register

NEW BRITAIN — There was domination and there was history as the Class LL Outdoor Track Boys and Girls Championships concluded Thursday after a second ...

Glastonbury Runners Capture Invitational Victories  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Glastonbury Runners Capture Invitational Victories - Glastonbury, CT - Tomahawk athletes found success at the season's first large invitational meet Saturday.

State archaeologist Brian Jones was an educator and mentor to many  Hartford Courant

Brian Jones, Connecticut's state archaeologist, died at home in Glastonbury last Thursday. He was 55 years old.

Sen. Blumenthal hears student input on teen vaping  FOX61 Hartford

GLASTONBURY — Connecticut's Congressional delegation is leading the charge against what they call a teen public health epidemic. Senator Richard ...

Conn. track athletes file federal Title IX complaint against state's transgender sports policy  USA TODAY High School Sports

A year after a petition to ban transgender athletes failed to motivate change, three athletes in Connecticut have filed a Title IX discrimination complaint.

Glastonbury High School Graduation Rates Released

Glastonbury High School Graduation Rates Released - Glastonbury, CT - The state has released town-by-town data concerning how many local students are ...

GHS Drama Presents '12 Angry Jurors'  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School Drama Club is in the midst of its run of '12 Angry Jurors' a co-ed riff on the classic courtroom drama, '12 Angry Men.'

Grange Pool ready for the summer swim season  Hartford Courant

The Grange Pool is about to re-open for another summer of swimming and fun in the sun after a $350000 renovation project over the spring has restored the ...

Glastonbury High Graduates Say Goodbye To The Past And Hello To The Future  Hartford Courant

The class of 2018 graduates from Glastonbury High School Wednesday night.

Residents begin fundraising effort for proposed indoor aquatics center in Glastonbury  Hartford Courant

Although the future of the indoor aquatics center proposed in Glastonbury will probably be determined in 2020, a local group has formed to help raise money for ...

Officer Of The Year Honored  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury Police Officer James Phillips was honored at the Glastonbury Officer of the Year banquet, held at the Gallery on Feb. 7. Phillips is a graduate of ...

‘He’s my miracle’: As Glastonbury’s Kyran McKinney-Crudden chases NFL dreams, his mother has been there every  Hartford Courant

Jessica Crudden found out she was pregnant two days before her 21st birthday in 1995 and her life changed. Now her son Kyran McKinney-Crudden, 23, who ...

As Connecticut’s high school athletics transgender policy comes under scrutiny, here’s what you need to know  Hartford Courant

The success of two transgender female athletes who compete in high school track and field events has prompted a formal complaint to the U.S. Education ...

Senator Blumenthal Proposes US Program to Keep Children From Vaping  NBC Connecticut

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is proposing the creation of a federal program dedicated to helping keep youths from using e-cigarettes.

These Are The Top 200 Schools In CT For 2019, New List Says

These Are The Top 200 Schools In CT For 2019 - Across Connecticut, CT - Niche has compiled what it says are the top 200 schools at every grade level in ...

College Notes: Achievements By Glastonbury Students  Glastonbury, CT Patch

College Achievements By Glastonbury Students - Glastonbury, CT - Some recent notable accomplishments by college students who live in Glastonbury.

Vape usage statistics in Connecticut

Seven students at Seymour High School are recovering after sharing a vape pen that was packed with marijuana.

David C. Hamlin  Hartford Courant

David C. Hamlin, 46, husband of Deborah Morin, died suddenly on March 8, 2019. He was the son of Chet and Kathy Hamlin of Venice, Florida. He was born in ...

College Notes - Students From Glastonbury  Glastonbury, CT Patch

College Notes - Students From Glastonbury - Glastonbury, CT - Some recent notable accomplishments by college students who live in Glastonbury.

Heres How Every CT High School Ranks By County: U.S. News

Here's How CT High Schools Rank: U.S. News - Across Connecticut, CT - See how your high school compares to others nearby in this new list from U.S. News ...

Foundation Donates $100000 For New Science Lab At Glastonbury High School  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School science teacher Edward Sarisley took the beaker of water that came from a nearby stream and performed a chemical analysis.

Transgender high school athletes spark controversy, debate in Connecticut  Fox News

Critics say their gender identity amounts to an unfair advantage, expressing a familiar argument in a complex debate for transgender athletes as they break ...

GHS Students Take Part In Walkout  Hartford Courant

Like many high school students across the country, Glastonbury High School students took part in the National School Walkout movement on March 14, ...

Rubber Ducks To Race Down Hockanum River  Hartford Courant

CT River Valley Chamber of Commerce Rubber Duck Race.

Residents request sidewalks along Neipsic Road in Glastonbury  Hartford Courant

Residents along Neipsic Road in Glastonbury have petitioned the town to put sidewalks in to “create safe and effective paths” for residents. Neipsic Road ...

What's next for planning an indoor aquatic facility in Glastonbury?  Hartford Courant

A look at the past and future for the town's planning of an indoor aquatics facility.

CCC Indoor Track Championships - Glastonbury High School

CCC Indoor Track Championships - Glastonbury HS - Glastonbury, CT - Glastonbury High School won the boys championship and placed second in the girls ...

As Temperatures Soar, High School Football Coaches Are Cracking Down On Safety  Hartford Courant

With temperatures surpassing 90 degrees and potentially reaching record levels this week, many high school football coaches are taking precautions to ensure ...

Glastonbury rolls over Pomperaug, reaching fifth championship game in six years  The Advocate

NEW BRITAIN—After the first few games of the season, the Glastonbury boys soccer team was not where it wanted to be, stumbling out of the gate to a 2-2 start.

Historical society of Glastonbury's popular holiday house tour set for Saturday  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury has more than 150 original 18th-century homes and buildings - the second greatest concentration of historical homes second only to Marblehead, ...

Conn. runners in transgender debate  Valley News

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Andraya Yearwood hears the comments, usually from adults and usually not to her face.She shouldn't be running, they say, not against ...

Glastonbury High School Graduations Over The Past Century  Hartford Courant

GLASTONBURY - For more than a century, Glastonbury High School seniors have been walking up to the podium and receiving their diplomas each June.

This year’s list of farm-to-table dinners in Connecticut  Hartford Courant

Find your ideal dinner on the farm this season. Theserestaurant groups and organizations will spotlight the best of Connecticut's bounty at special outdoor feasts.

Glastonbury School Board Honors Retiring Teachers  Hartford Courant

GLASTONBURY – The board of education had its annual night to honor retiring teachers Monday. Here's Superintendent Alan B. Bookman's thoughts on each ...

Five Glastonbury Officers Promoted During Ceremony  Hartford Courant

When it comes to running a police department, Glastonbury Police Chief Marshall Porter has three mantras for officers: “provide polite, professional *service*”; “no ...

South Glastonbury's Grange Pool may not open for summer 2019  Hartford Courant

As the town investigates the possibility of building an indoor aquatics facility, it needs to make repairs on the Grange Pool.

Tomahawks Get Ready For Season  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School football team is getting in shape for the start of the season, looking to rebound from a down year and get back to the playoffs.

Tomahawks Set For New Campaign  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury girls soccer coach Joe Finocchiaro said he is excited about this year's team, which boasts the return of several experienced players, as well as an ...

Teen Musician Launches Career  Hartford Courant

Emily Hope, a 15-year-old sophomore at GHS, isn't just a talented musician and songwriter, she's actively promoting herself and launching her own music ...

Connecticut runners part of transgender athlete debate  Lowell Sun

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Andraya Yearwood hears the comments, usually from adults and usually not to her face. She shouldn't be running, they say, not against ...

3 Connecticut female athletes file federal discrimination complaint over policy allowing transgender athletes, citing Title IX  CBS News

Hartford, Connecticut —Three Connecticut girls who have run high school track have filed a federal discrimination complaint saying a statewide policy on ...

Community News For The Glastonbury Edition  Hartford Courant

Wine, Welsh Cheese Tasting. GLASTONBURY — The Welsh Society of Western New England presents its second wine and Welsh cheese tasting on Saturday, ...

Look up how your school performs under Connecticut's annual statewide assessment  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut State Department of Education has released the latest results from the Next Generation Accountability System. See how your school did.

These CT Schools Prepare Students Best For College: New Report

Top 169 CT Schools That Prep Students For College - Across Connecticut, CT - A new report ranks the top 169 schools in Connecticut on how they best prepare ...

Glastonbury High School Swimmers Excel at State Open Championships

Glastonbury, CT - The Tomahawks placed ninth of 51 teams at the State Open Saturday at Yale University.

Victories by transgender high school girl runners spark controversy over competition  TheGrio

Two transgender Connecticut high school athletes are continuing their dominance in girls' track, but there are those who believe that because they were born ...

Glastonbury Fire Department Mourns Loss of Veteran Member  Glastonbury, CT Patch

Longtime Glastonbury Fire Official Passes Away - Glastonbury, CT - Glastonbury is mourning the loss of a veteran member of the fire department.

Glastonbury Falls In Second Round  Hartford Courant

The Glastonbury High School baseballl team finished the regular season with a 13-7 regular season record and opened the CIAC Class LL playoffs wiht a 6-0 ...

Transgender sports debate polarizes women’s advocates  The CT Mirror

Before every race she enters, Selina Soule follows the same routine. She wakes up early and applies her signature meet make up – royal blue eyeliner to match ...

School-By-School Vaccination Rates In CT Released | Across Connecticut, CT

CONNECTICUT — The State Department of Health released a school-by-school list of vaccination rates in Connecticut. The decision comes after a number of ...

Glastonbury Hosting 44th Annual Apple Harvest Festival  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut River Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts its 44th annual Glastonbury Apple Harvest Festival Friday through Sunday.

Anthony Paul Pagliughi Jr Buck  Hartford Courant

Anthony ("Tony","Buck") Paul Pagliughi Jr, 63, husband of JoAnn (Garavelli) and son of Anthony Paul Pagliughi Sr. and Lorraine Scott Pagliughi, passed away ...

23 Connecticut Students Are National Merit Scholarship Winners  Groton, CT Patch

Connecticut National Merit Scholarship Winners - Groton, CT - Of the 3500 National Merit Scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities chosen from ...

Glastonbury High School Does Away With Different-Colored Gowns For Graduating Seniors  Hartford Courant

Glastonbury High School students at June's graduation will wear blue gowns with white sashes with the school's name and town seal embroidered on them.

CIAC: Student Athletes Recognized  FOX61 Hartford

The CIAC and its membership launched a new sportsmanship initiative for its member schools entitled “Class Act Schools.” The new initiative is designed to ...

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