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Final Honor Roll of 2018-19 Posted at Ellington High School  Ellington, CT Patch

Final Honor Roll Posted at Ellington High School - Ellington-Somers, CT - Top academic achievers for the fourth quarter of 2018-19 are recognized.

Community News For The Vernon Edition  Hartford Courant

Community news for Vernon, Ellington, and Tolland.

Ellington Community Theatre To Perform Wizard Of Oz  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Community Theatre Performs Wizard of Oz - Ellington-Somers, CT - Enjoy this beloved American Classic presented by the multi-generational Ellington ...

Ellington High graduation | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

Grads grab a photo together prior to the Ellington High School graduation ceremony, Friday, June 14, 2019. From left, Margaret Andreyeva, Nina Colon, Emily ...

School Administrators Appointed In Ellington  Ellington, CT Patch

ELLINGTON, CT — Four new school system administrators were appointed by the Ellington Board of Education Wednesday, school system officials said.

Ellington High School Posts 2nd Quarter Honor Roll  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington High School Posts 2nd Quarter Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - Ellington High School has posted its 2018-19 2nd quarter honor roll.

Ellington Class of 2019 looks back and ahead | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — It was a day of looking back, reflection, and celebration for the Ellington High School Class of 2019 as they celebrated four years of ...

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

Ellington High School Posts 1Q Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - Ellington High School has posted its 2018-19 first quarter honor roll.

Ellington High grad 2 | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

Karissa Cohen, left, and Eliza Hallett, enjoying the moment together prior to the Ellington High School graduation ceremony, Friday, June 14, 2019, at the ...

Ellington school board appoints 4 administrators | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Four new administrators, three of whom are the result of internal promotions, were unanimously appointed by the Board of Education at its ...

Ellington High School | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — These students were named to the second-quarter honor roll at Ellington High School.

Ellington superintendent proposes $39.7M budget with 3.8% increase  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — School Superintendent Scott Nicol has proposed a $39.7 million budget for 2019-20, which represents an increase of about 3.8 percent, or $1.4 ...

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 ...

Ellington, Rockville Tennis Teams Square Off  Hartford Courant

Ellington and Rockville Girls Tennis Teams Match Up On May 6.

Ellington Softball Team Playing Hard  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School softball team jumped out to a 6-1 start of the season. Strong senior leadership and talented underclassmen make the Knights a ...

Ellington Public Schools recognized for its music program  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The National Association of Music Merchants Foundation — which promotes music making by supporting research, philanthropic giving, and ...

Ellington school board hires new principal for Windermere School  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The Board of Education voted unanimously at its meeting on Wednesday to appoint Jennifer Hill as the next principal of Windermere School.

OKP To Perform Student-Penned Musical  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School senior Grace Palmer wrote, and is directing, the Opening Knight Players' musical, Home, which will debut on Feb. 8. The story is of a ...

Tolland, Ellington Battle In Scrimmage  Hartford Courant

Photos: Tolland hosts Ellington in girls lacrosse scrimmage.

Ellington Finance Board plans to cut budget by $303000  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Board of Finance Chairman John Rachek announced at a public hearing Tuesday on the proposed nearly $61.5 million budget for 2019-20 that ...

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

Drug Sweep at Ellington High School Part of Policy - Ellington-Somers, CT - Ellington High School went into lockdown mode on Wednesday morning for a police ...

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 ...

Public hearing Tuesday on proposed $61.5M Ellington budget  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A public hearing on the proposed $61.5 million budget for 2019-20 is set for 8 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium of Ellington High School at 37 ...

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.

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 ...

Opening Knight Players To Perform 'Xanadu'  Hartford Courant

“It's literally just a joke,” said Claire Palmer, of the musical Xanadu, which she and the rest of the Opening Knight Players are preparing to perform. “It's 100 ...

Ellington voters approve budget by 70 votes | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Despite a low voter turnout, voters on Tuesday narrowly approved the town's $60.7 million budget for 2019-20, which includes a slight tax ...

Troop C Blotter: Reckless Driving at Ellington High School  Ellington, CT Patch

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

Ellington Indoor Track Team Competes At State Open  Hartford Courant

Ellington High School's indoor track team took part in the CIAC State Open, on Feb. 16.

Ellington residents approve budget-related resolutions at town meeting  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — About 50 citizens attended the annual town budget meeting on Tuesday to vote on four resolutions regarding the $60.7 million budget for ...

2 Seattle High School Bands In Essentially Ellington Competition

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

Ellington High School locked down for drug sweep  WFSB

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

Ellington seizes control of NCCC softball race behind Beebe  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — First place in the North Central Connecticut Conference was on the line when the Coventry and Ellington High softball teams met on Thursday in ...

Ellington boys lose in OT to Granby in Div. IV quarterfinals  Journal Inquirer

Third time no charm for Ellington vs. Granby. By Adam Betz. GRANBY — With 3:20 left in the first half and down by 12 Friday night, ...

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/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's former finance director, Nicholas DiCorleto Jr., is remembered as a dedicated public servant  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Family and colleagues are remembering Nicholas DiCorleto Jr., the town's former finance officer, as a kind, smart, and dedicated public servant.

Ellington man killed in crash Sunday | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A local man was killed in a crash on Route 140 Sunday morning.

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 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 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 ...

Ellington hires new finance officer | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The town has hired a new finance officer to take the place of Nicholas DiCorleto, who served as the finance officer for close to 40 years before ...

Bryan C. Alexander  Hartford Courant

Bryan Charles Alexander "Pops", beloved husband of Tracy (Anderson) Alexander, passed away unexpectedly and far too soon on March 30, 2019 from doing ...

Avery Middle School Posts Honor Roll  Ellington, CT Patch

Avery Middle School Posts Honor Roll - Ellington-Somers, CT - The second-quarter honor roll at Mabelle B. Avery Middle School has been posted.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

Sex trafficking experts tell how to spot red flags  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Experts explained to a crowd of about 50 people on Thursday evening the red flags of sex trafficking during an event hosted by the town in ...

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.

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 High School Posts Honor Roll

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 Obituary: Daniel Williams, 29  Ellington, CT Patch

Ellington Obituary: Daniel Williams, 29 - Ellington-Somers, CT - Dan was a graduate of Ellington High School, Class of 2007, and Suffolk University, Class of ...

Zazher leads Ellington boys to 4th straight win  Journal Inquirer

The Ellington High boys basketball team is hitting its stride at the right time of year.

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 ...

Rise Above Hosts An Evening Of Art, Culture  Hartford Courant

The Rise Above Student Leadership Group hosted a Gallery Night at the Ellington Senior Center, on Feb 23, featuring local artists and musicians.

Ellington High School Posts 4Q Honor Roll

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

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.

Ellington to hold Earth Day festivities | Ellington  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The town's annual Earth Day celebration runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on the town green and features entertainment, refreshments, and ...

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.

Ellington Road day care rejected | Newsletters  Journal Inquirer

SOUTH WINDSOR — The Planning and Zoning Commission rejected Educational Playcare's proposed $2.8 million day care facility at 742 Ellington Road in a ...

Ellington redefines homework  WFSB

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

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, ...

National Art Honor Society Students Honored  Hartford Courant

The Ellington High School chapter of the National Arts Honor Society held a year-end reception and installation at the Hall Memorial Library, on April 30.

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 ...

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 ...

WHS Boys' Soccer: Ellington Claims 1-0 Victory in Clash of Unbeaten Teams

WATERBURY - For all 80 minutes of their CIAC Class 'M' Semifinal boys' soccer match against Watertown High School on November 14, it was all Ellington ...

Show Shoutout: William H. Hall High School  FOX61 Hartford

This morning, we're giving a shoutout to William H. Hall High School in West Hartford! They are finalists for the 24th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jaz ...

Elderly woman files lawsuit claiming injuries after falling from stretcher while being carried by EMTs  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — A local elderly woman has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against the Ellington Volunteer Ambulance Corps and the town stemming from an ...

Ellington High School Ranked Among Top 100 in Connecticut

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

Students, official: Racist visuals not representative of Somers  Journal Inquirer

SOMERS — Three Somers High School students, as well as First Selectman C.G. “Bud” Knorr on Tuesday commented on the racist Snapchat videos and photos ...

Ellington High School student killed in car crash  WTNH Connecticut News

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

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 ...

Rockville Rotary Rose Sale Benefits Scholars  Hartford Courant

Over its 37 years, the Rotary Club of Rockville's Rose Sale has delivered more than $100,000 in scholarships to students at Ellington, Rockville, and Tolland ...

Ellington is still scouting potential sites for park to honor boy who died of a rare cancer  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — The town is still actively scouting potential locations for a memorial park to honor Jacob Poulin, a local boy who died of a rare brain tumor, ...

Ellington High School Names Fourth-Quarter Honor Students

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

Dutkewych won't hold back | Sports  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Roman Dutkewych's career goal once he receives a degree from Connecticut College in 2023 is to land a job in New York City.

Ellington man killed in Vermont skiing crash  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Christian Hanlon, 39, an active member of the Church of St. Luke, died while skiing Sunday in Vermont, according to his obituary. Hanlon lived in ...

Preschool will cost parents under Vernon school budget  Journal Inquirer

VERNON — School Superintendent Joseph Macary introduced a proposed $53.96 million budget for the 2019-20 school year Monday night, with an expected ...

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 ...

'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 ...

Home delivery of farm fresh milk makes a comeback, with a modern twist  Journal Inquirer

A relic of yesteryear is being revived by the state's largest dairy farm in Ellington — the home delivery of farm *fresh* milk by a milkman.

Ellington High School Names 3Q Honor Roll

Ellington-Somers, CT - The students excelled at their classwork.

History in limbo: The future of Ellington's historic Pinney House remains uncertain  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Finding a way to preserve the historic 239-year-old Pinney House has posed a challenge to town officials and residents for close to 15 years.

Ellington High School Posts 1st-Quarter Honor Roll

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

Coventry High School administrator recognized as outstanding principal of the year  Journal Inquirer

COVENTRY — When a Coventry High School student stopped attending school a few years back and seemingly disappeared, Principal Joseph Blake took ...

'Peter Pan' Comes To Ellington  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 softball tops Granby  Journal Inquirer

Umpire John Jagielski has a good view as Ellington's Shannon Gaer, right, beats the throw to Granby catcher Maddie Kidd to score in the Purple Knights' 4-1 ...

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.

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 ...

Tolland High School Class of 2019  Journal Inquirer

Class president Jayden Regisford carries in one of the ceremonial flags at the start of the Tolland High School graduation ceremony at the school on Thursday.

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 ...

Success of the Ellington Depot Deli a lesson in perseverance  Journal Inquirer

ELLINGTON — Sibylle Rogalla sat at one of the tables at the Ellington Depot Deli and was thinking back nearly 40 years to how her business started.

Ellington ambulance corps ditches VP in sex trafficking case  Journal Inquirer

Ellington Volunteer Ambulance Corps on Friday terminated the membership of Simon Hessler, 46, of Ellington, who had served among its ranks for more than 10 ...

Area high schools take three of 15 spots in Super Bowl' of national jazz competitions  WMSN Fox 47 Madison

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Three southern Wisconsin high schools are among 15 chosen to attend a national jazz competition and festival in New York this spring.

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.

Voters OK $93 million school renovation plan at referendum  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Voters approved a $93 million plan to renovate three of the town's elementary schools by 2025 in a 1914-to-810 vote Tuesday.

East Hartford's Pressamarita blanks Manchester in baseball | Sports  Journal Inquirer

Twenty-four hours after contributing a pair of RBIs to a win for the East Hartford High baseball team, Alessio Pressamarita led the way for the Hornets on the ...

HS tennis: May 15 results | Sports  Journal Inquirer

Suffield 5, Windsor Locks 2. Singles: Steve Sattan (S) def. Josh Conniff, 6-2, 6-1; Nathan Loos (S) def. Jon Garcia, 6-3, 2-6, 6-3; Connor Armstrong (S) def.

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.

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