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2 Seattle High School Bands In Essentially Ellington Competition  Patch.com

2 Seattle High School Bands In Competition - Seattle, WA - The prestigious Essentially Ellington competition happens at Lincoln Center in New York in May.



Newark Academy Band To Compete In 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival  New Jersey Stage

(LIVINGSTON, NJ) -- Jazz at Lincoln Center has announced that Newark Academy is among 15 finalists who will compete in the 24th Annual Essentially ...



Ellington High School Posts 2018-19 First Quarter Honor Roll  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON — The following students were named to the first-quarter 2018-19 honor roll at Ellington High School. Grade 12. High Honors ...



Ellington High School locked down for drug sweep  WFSB

Ellington High School was locked down on Wednesday morning for a drug sweep.



Drug Sweep at Ellington High School Part of New Policy  Ellington, CT Patch

"As you may recall, Dr. (Scott) Nicol sent out an email earlier this year outlining our Board Policy related to the Use of Dogs to Search School Property.



Ellington Obituary: Angela Albee, 25  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Obituary: Angela Albee, 25 - Ellington-Somers, CT - Angie had recently become certified as a Registered Medical Assistant through Asnuntuck ...



Ellington Turf War Ends, Referendum Results Tabulated  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Turf War Ends, Referendum Results In - Ellington-Somers, CT - A funding question for Town Hall renovations was also on Tuesday's ballot.



Principal Seemingly Out at Ellington High School  Ellington, CT Patch

Principal Seemingly Out at Ellington High School - Ellington-Somers, CT - The superintendent of schools will be taking over for a month until a planned ...



Ellington High School Moves Up in Boys Soccer Poll  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington High School Moves Up in Boys Soccer Poll - Ellington-Somers, CT - The Knights moved up a spot, while Somers also placed in the top 10 in the latest ...



Class of 2018 advised to persevere and rise above challenges  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Over 160 students graduating from Ellington High School Friday were told by class salutatorian Matthew Phillips to persevere and rise above ...



Ellington residents fight back over turf field cancellation  FOX61 Hartford

ELLINGTON -- There's a turf war going on in Ellington. Earlier this year Ellington town officials were notified of a proposal to build a $2.6 million astroturf field on ...



Ellington residents express confusion, frustration over artificial turf project  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Residents expressed confusion and frustration at a public hearing Wednesday about the process of accepting a petition seeking to overturn the ...



Ellington residents approve funding for turf field  WFSB

The New England patriots have it, so do the New York giants. And tonight, the path is paved for Ellington high to replace their grass turf with an artificial one.



Ellington Obituary: Daniel Williams, 29  Ellington, CT Patch

Daniel "Danny" Williams, 29, of Ellington, passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, September 17, 2018. He was born in Manchester on September 19, ...



Special meeting held to vote on artificial field in Ellington  FOX61 Hartford

ELLINGTON - Earlier this summer, Ellington's planning and zoning decided that making improvements, installing lights and artificial turf to fields and tennis ...



Ellington graduation | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

Sarah Nedwick tassels blow in her face as she waits with her classmates outside the school prior to the Ellington High School graduation ceremony, Friday, ...



'Peter Pan' Comes To Ellington - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Those familiar with the story of Peter Pan will certainly be entertained by Ellington Community Theatre's upcoming production on July 26-28.



Ellington residents oppose park to honor local boy who died  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — More than 130 people packed the auditorium at Ellington High School Tuesday night for a public hearing on a proposal to construct a park on ...



Ellington Girl Joins JV Football Team as Wide Receiver  NBC Connecticut

Ellington High School sophomore Caroline Milanovich surprised both of her parents this past summer when she told them she'd signed up to play JV football.



Ellington students, staff seeing the benefits of mindfulness  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The school day at Windermere Elementary School begins almost exactly as one could predict a typical elementary school day to begin — but ...



Ellington PZC votes against $2.6 million proposal for artificial turf field, other improvements at high school  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday voted down a $2.6 million proposal to install an artificial turf field at Ellington High School and ...



Crumbling Foundation Insurance Workshop Slated For Saturday  Ellington, CT Patch

Crumbling Foundation Workshop Slated For Saturday - Ellington-Somers, CT - The Connecticut Coalition Against Crumbling Basements has scheduled a ...



Somers Runner Wins State Cross Country Championship  Ellington, CT Patch

Somers Runner Wins State Cross Country Crown - Ellington-Somers, CT - Teams from Ellington High School also fared very well at the CIAC class meets Friday ...



Longtime Ellington Rec Director Dies Suddenly  Ellington, CT Patch

Longtime Ellington Rec Director Dies Suddenly - Ellington-Somers, CT - The longtime Ellington parks and recreation director died suddenly Tuesday, town ...



Ellington/Somers Election Results 2018: How Locals Voted  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington/Somers Election Results 2018 - Ellington-Somers, CT - Local voters flocked to the polls to elect a new governor and decide local, state and national ...



Ellington High School Posts Honor Roll  Patch.com

Ellington High School Posts Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - See who the top students are at Ellington High School for the first-quarter of the 2017-18 ...



Ellington High School's 'U-Knighted Week' promotes diversity, acceptance, unity  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The high school concluded its fourth annual “U-Knighted Week” on Friday, and students say the event is influencing campus culture throughout ...



Ellington residents turn in petition seeking to overturn artificial turf rejection  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A petition seeking to overturn the Planning and Zoning Commission's rejection of a $2.6 million proposal to make athletic facility improvements at ...



Ellington/Somers Election Day 2018: Ballots, Hours, Procedures  Ellington, CT Patch

Election Day 2018: Ballots, Polling Places, Hours - Ellington-Somers, CT - On Election Day here's information on all the candidates, polling places and more.



Opening Knight Players Mark Prenetta's 30th  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School's Opening Knight Players are dusing off the classic murder mystery/comedy 'Arsenic and Old Lace,' directed by advisor William Prenetta, ...



Proposal to build 'Jacob's Park' on Middle Road stalls after soil test results  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The proposal to build a memorial park on town-owned farmland on Middle Road to honor Jacob Poulin, a local boy who died of cancer, has ...



Manure Truck Leaves Hole in Road, Stink on Ground in Ellington  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON, CT ―A truck carrying liquid manure hit the pavement so hard on Frog Hollow Road Tuesday that it put a hole in the pavement before spilling some ...



Ellington Obituary: Patrick Carney, 46  Ellington, CT Patch

Patrick C. Carney, 46, of Tolland, beloved companion of Barbara Bernhart, and father of Tristan P. Carney, and Shaylin G. Carney, died peacefully on ...



WHartford administrator to be new principal at Ellington High  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The Board of Education has appointed John Guidry as the new principal of Ellington High School with a start date of July 1.



Search for new principal at Ellington High School is underway  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Superintendent of Schools Scott Nicol announced to the Board of Education on Wednesday that the search for a new high school principal is ...



Ellington High School teacher resigns after committing sexually suggestive activity  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A high school English teacher is resigning at the end of this school year after an investigation found her to have created a “hostile” educational ...



Somers High School Principal Apologizes for Copied Letter  Ellington, CT Patch

SOMERS, CT — The Somers High School principal has apologized to the school community for a letter that seemed mostly "copied" from another school system.



Ellington redefines homework | News  WFSB

Ellington has redefined and changed the way most think of homework.



Two Major Projects Discussed For Ellington  Hartford Courant

Ellington residents packed into Center School to hear about two projects – the addition of a turf field and lighting system at Ellington High School and an addition ...



'It's in God's hands' | Crime & Courts  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — For Cynthia Margotta, the grief and loss she feels on the eve of the three-year anniversary of the murder of her daughter Connie Dabate is ever ...



Principal steps back from post, but offers no reason  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Ellington High School Principal Neil Rinaldi announced Tuesday in a letter to parents and students that he will be serving in the position “on a ...



FOX61 EXCLUSIVE: Ambulance chief speaks out following the arrest of man accused of having a ‘sex dungeon’  FOX61 Hartford

HARTFORD -- The fall out continues in Ellington following the arrest of Simon Hessler, the man accused of having a sex dungeon. FOX61 met up with Peter ...



Ellington Chuck Wagon serves up homestyle meals as 'hub' of the town  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Kostas “Gus” Voukounas, owner of the Chuck Wagon restaurant at 12 Church St., said he tries to keep prices reasonable since he has a lot of ...



Community News For The Vernon Edition - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Mystic Aquarium Visiting Library. ELLINGTON — On Monday, July 30, the Friends of Hall Memorial Library are sponsoring two programs for children at the ...



Ellington High School student killed in car crash  WTNH Connecticut News

An Ellington High School student has passed away following a serious car accident.



Conversation with Matthew Phillips | Living  Journal Inquirer

Matthew Phillips describes himself as a person who stutters. In fact he did so when he gave the salutatory speech at the Ellington High School graduation.



Knights Looking For Leaders, Scorers  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School boys soccer team will always have high expectations as long as Roy Gurnon is the team's coach.



Community mourns 17-year-old Ellington High School student who died in accident in Plainville  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The community is in mourning today after 17-year-old Ellington High School senior Olivia Wentworth was killed Saturday night in an automobile ...



Ellington High School Posts 4Q Honor Roll  Patch.com

Ellington High School Posts 4Q Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - See who made the grade over the final marking period in 2016-17.



Recent Real Estate Transactions in Somers, Ellington, Nearby  Ellington, CT Patch

Homes Recently Sold in Hartford, Tolland Counties - Ellington-Somers, CT - See what homes have sold in Hartford and Tolland counties.



OKP To Present Original Tesla Play - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

The Opening Knight Players, Ellington High School's Drama Club, are busy preparing 'The Endless Arc,' a play penned and directed by senior Nick Willett, ...



The Latest Troop C Arrests in Somers, Eillington and Nearby  Patch.com

The Latest Troop C Arrests - Ellington-Somers, CT - Check out the latest arrests and incidents from the state police Troop C barracks.



Ellington High School Names 3Q Honor Roll  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT - Ellington High School has announced its third-quarter honor roll for the 2015-16 academic year: Grade 12. High Honors ...



Inspirational One-Handed Hockey Player Defying the Odds  Patch.com

One-Handed Hockey Player Defying the Odds - Ellington-Somers, CT - Despite a difficult physical challenge, freshman Caden Gesualdi is experiencing ...



Ellington Grads Encouraged To Change The World  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School class of 2017 had a lot to reflect on as the graduates took part in the commencement exercises on June 13.



Ellington School Board Member Announces Probate Judge Run  Ellington, CT Patch

School Board Member Announces Probate Judge Run - Ellington-Somers, CT - Local lawyer and Ellington ed board member Kerry Socha announced a run for ...



Ellington teacher resigns after investigation found she took excessive days off, sent explicit emails  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — An Ellington High School biology teacher is resigning at the end of this school year following an investigation into excessive absences and ...



Ellington High School teacher suspended for rest of school year, but officials won't say why  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — An Ellington High School Latin teacher has been suspended without pay for the rest of the school year for undisclosed reasons, according to a ...



Ellington High School Names Fourth-Quarter Honor Students  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - EHS Students achieved honors and high honors.



Manchester Obituary: Robert Tedford, 67  Manchester, CT Patch

Manchester Obituary: Robert Tedford, 67 - Manchester, CT - Bob worked for the Town of Ellington as the Recreation Director for 43 years.



Ellington High School Ranked Among Top 100 in Connecticut  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - Niche Rankings recently released its "Best Public High Schools" list. Do you agree with the rankings?



Ellington graduates encouraged to impact the world as they 'seize the future'  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Though their field of influence may be small at the moment, the more than 200 graduates of Ellington High School were encouraged Tuesday to ...



Andrew Robinson Gross  Hartford Courant

Andrew Robinson Gross, age 40, son of Charles and Julia Gross of Ellington, CT, passed away suddenly on February 12. Andy was born in Providence, RI and ...



Ellington High School Posts 1st-Quarter Honor Roll  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - The school recognizes top academic performers for the first marking period of the 2015-16 school year.



'Unique' Ellington Graduates Use Humor To Convey Points - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School students and administrators had some fun with the graduation ceremony for the class of 2016, held on June 10.



Ellington High School Student Dead After Tubing Accident  Hartford Courant

ELLINGTON — A 14-year-old girl died Saturday while tubing with her father in a white water section of a Hudson River tributary in New York's Catskill forest ...



Top 25 CIAC boys soccer players to watch  The Advocate

Chris Aceves, Wilcox Tech, Sr. Forward: The All-State Class L pick did not light up the score sheet like Cortez but was integral as the Indians went unbeaten ...



Announcing The 23rd Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition And Festival Winners  Broadway World

Jazz at Lincoln Center proudly announces the three top-placing high school jazz bands in the nation that took the highest honors tonight at the prestigious 23rd ...



After-Prom Party Leads to Charges for Ellington Woman  Patch.com

After-Prom Party Leads to Charges for Resident - Ellington-Somers, CT - A teen was charged with drunken driving in a related arrest, state police said.



Ellington High School Athletes Receive Postseason Honors  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - A total of 21 Knights earned recognition as all-conference performers for the fall 2015 season.



Excessive Heat Led to Early School Dismissals, Opening Cooling Centers  NBC Connecticut

With temperatures soaring Monday, many school districts dismissed students early and some towns have opened cooling centers.



Opening Knight Players Revamp 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'  Hartford Courant

The Opening Knight Players of Ellington High School are presenting their annual production of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" on Dec. 1-3.



Conversation with: William Prenetta | Living  Journal Inquirer

By Suzanne McLaughlin. William Prenetta is a playwright, an English teacher at Ellington High School, and an adviser to the high school drama club, Opening ...



Mr. EHS Crowned  Hartford Courant

Eleven of Ellington High School's finest young men competed for the title of Mr. EHS in a competition held at the school on March 4.



State Makes Money Available to Help With Crumbling Foundations  NBC Connecticut

Homeowners with crumbling foundations are one step closer to getting state aid.



Ellington High School Expected to Receive Funding for Turf Fields, Lights  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - Sen. Tim Larson said he expects the State Bond Commission to approve $1 million at its Jan. 29 meeting.



Somers High School Posts First Quarter Honor Roll  Patch.com

SOMERS — The following students were named to the Somers High School first-quarter honor roll for the 2017-18 academic year. Grade 12. High Honors ...



A Marriage Marked By Secrets, A Murder Case Months In The Making - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Late one night in November 2015, Connie Dabate texted her husband, Richard, a photo of her in sexy lingerie with the words, "I'm ready for u big boy."



Ellington and Somers High School Sports Programs Ranked in CTs Top 80  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - Niche.com reviews the top high school sports programs across the country and in Connecticut, and we'll let you know how your town ...



Ellingtons Meaney Heading to Boys Nation Program  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT — Ellington High School senior Daniel Meaney has been selected to participate as a senator in The American Legion's Boys Nation Program.



At Last, Coventry Co-op Gets Its Win Over Ellington  Hartford Courant

COVENTRY — A year ago, Ellington defeated the co-op team of Coventry, Windham Tech, Bolton and Lyman Memorial for the last time on Thanksgiving.



Vernon edition community news  Hartford Courant

VERNON - Trinity Lutheran Church, 20 Meadowlark Road, will hold a Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner Saturday, March 14, from 5-7 p.m. Cost is $13 for adults ...



Connecticuts Top 100 Public High Schools: New Rankings Released  Greenwich, CT Patch

Connecticut's Top 100 Public High Schools for 2019 - Greenwich, CT - A popular website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Memorial Held For Ellington Teen Killed In Tubing Accident  Hartford Courant

A memorial *service* was held Sunday for Jordyn Engler, the Ellington High School student who died after a tubing accident in upstate New York.



Troop C Blotter: 911 Call Leads to Arrest in Willington  Patch.com

The Latest Arrests out of the Troop C Barracks - Stafford-Willington, CT - Check out the latest state police arrests in Tolland county.



Ellington grads encouraged to a future of helping others  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Reminding them that they have grown into collaborators and innovators, the 189 graduates of Ellington High School on Friday were urged to ...



Sons Memory Propels Ellington Resident to Ninja Warrior Appearance  Patch.com

ELLINGTON, CT — Ellington's Sarah Killeen Poulin will be competing in Cleveland, OH, on this season's edition of the hit show "American Ninja Warrior.".



Ellington's Opening Knight Players To Bring 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' To Stage  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School's Opening Knight Players are marking the 50th anniversary of A Charlie Brown Christmas by bringing the animated classic to life on stage.



Boy's basketball: East Catholic, Windsor re-load; Rockville resurgent  Journal Inquirer

Last season, the Windsor High and East Catholic boy's basketball teams met four times — twice in the regular season, in the Central Connecticut Conference ...



Ellington High School Opening Knight Players Present Anything Goes  Patch.com

Press Release. All aboard for the Opening Knight Players' production of the first-class musical comedy, ANYTHING GOES! Romance is in the air on the ocean ...



Conversation with John L. Stanizzi | Living  Journal Inquirer

John Stanizzi of Coventry, an adjunct professor at Manchester Community College, is writing and publishing more poetry books than ever. He also does an ...



Ellington Winterfest and Tree-Lighting Set for Saturday  Patch.com

Ellington-Somers, CT - The 12th annual event will run from 3:45 to 7 p.m. on Dec. 5.



Today I Matter Remaining Committed To Opioid Education  Hartford Courant

Today I Matter (TIM), an organization committed to educating the public about the perils of opioid abuse, held its second annual fundraiser, on Feb. 3 at the.



East Lyme, Lyme-Old Lyme Among CTs Top Public High Schools  The Lymes, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - The Lymes, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...



Editorial: Help Is Coming For Crumbling Foundations, No Thanks To Feds And Insurers  Hartford Courant

Get your documents in order, Quiet Corner homeowners. Money is coming to replace your crumbling foundations. But get your expectations in order, too.



Off to the cardboard boat races - News from southeastern Connecticut  theday.com

Amanda LoMonte, of Shelton High School, goes down as she and her paddling partner Max Klein, charge into the water at the start of the third high school.



The 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Where Does South Windsor Rank?  Patch.com

Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017 - South Windsor, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you ...



"You Have Made Your Mark as the Class of 2011"  Patch.com

As the Class of 2011 prepared to become alumni of Friday night, Principal Neil Rinaldi wanted to make it clear what was happening in the gym. "Good evening ...



Somers High School Posts Second-Quarter Honor Roll  Patch.com

SOMERS, CT - The following students have been named to the honor roll at Somers High School for the second marking period of the 2015-16 school year.



Greenwich Among Top 10 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  Greenwich, CT Patch

New Canaan High School Among CT's Best: Survey - Greenwich, CT - A schools ranking website compiled a list of the 100 best public high schools in ...



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