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Manchester High School Nickname Transition To Be Thoughtful  Manchester, CT Patch

New Nickname Transition To Be 'Thoughtful' At MHS - Manchester, CT - A committee will oversee the transition from 'Indians' to 'Red Hawks' at Manchester ...

Manchester High School Considers Changing Mascot  NBC Connecticut

The Indians have been the Manchester High School mascot since 1949, but a group of current students is spearheading a proposal to change that.

Manchester votes to change high school's mascot  WFSB

A mascot that represented generations of local high schoolers has been dropped because of racial insensitivity.

Forum On Manchester High School Nickname Scheduled  Manchester, CT Patch

Forum On Manchester High School Nickname Scheduled - Manchester, CT - Students have organized the forum to get feedback from residents about the ...

Spring Accolades Accorded to Manchester High School Athletes  Manchester, CT Patch

Spring Accolades Accorded to Manchester Athletes - Manchester, CT - A total of 33 Indians received postseason honors for their accomplishments during the ...

Manchester High students campaigning to change school’s ‘Indians’ nickname  Hartford Courant

If a group of students has its way, Manchester High School will soon be looking to replace its “Indians” nickname and mascot.

Boiler malfunction caused evacuation at Manchester High School  WFSB

Manchester High School was evacuated on Friday morning.

Students push to replace "Indians" mascot at Manchester High  WFSB

Students at Manchester High School are looking to change the name of the school's mascot.

Manchester High students seeking mascot change  Gametime CT

A group of Manchester High School students is pushing for the school to change its nickname and mascot. Manchester High has been known as the Indians ...

Gail E. Dunlop  Hartford Courant

Gail Elizabeth (Stevenson) Dunlop, 82, of Manchester, CT went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 24, 2019. Born February 7, 1937 in Bristol, CT, daughter of the ...

Erik Marshall Ryerson  Hartford Courant

Erik Marshall Ryerson, 44 of Manchester, CT, passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019. Erik is survived by his parents Lynn Mamet Ryerson of Manchester and ...

Manchester High School Posts 1st-Quarter Honor Roll  Manchester, CT Patch

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

Police: Drunken chaperone from out-of-town school district arrested at Manchester High School  Hartford Courant

An intoxicated woman who was chaperoning for an out-of-town school district was arrested Friday at Manchester High School, police said.

Manchester High School | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — These students were named to the first-quarter honor roll at Manchester High School.

Manchester High School principal reminds school community about security after vaping incident  Hartford Courant

The Manchester High School principal reminded the school community about security measures after a young man who was not a student entered the school ...

Gun Threat Puts Manchester High School In Brief Lockdown  Manchester, CT Patch

MANCHESTER, CT — Manchester High School was placed in lockdown mode Friday after a student threatened to harm others with a firearm, police said.

Dorothy E. Doll  Hartford Courant

Doll Dorothy E. Levasseur Dorothy E. Doll, 74, was born in Fall River, MA, to the late Joseph and Mary (Macieta) Levasseur. The Levasseur family fled a dying ...

Manchester High School Placed in Secure Mode After Rumor of Weapon  NBC Connecticut

Manchester High School was placed into secure mode around 9:30 a.m. on Friday after administrators learned there was a rumor that a student brought a ...

Classes resume at Manchester High School following lockdown

Classes have resumed at Manchester High School after a brief lockdown Friday morning.

Manchester schools report identifies discrimination, other inequities as district demographics change  Hartford Courant

The Manchester school district released a report titled Equity Informed School Climate Assessment (EISCA). As the complexion of the town changes, school ...

Your Manchester – Mascot Names | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

It stands just under eight feet tall and stares at you with its one eye. My granddaughter stood in front of the plywood cut-out staring back. “Why is it here?”

Lena M. Turkington  Hartford Courant

Lena Marguerite (Wiley) Turkington, 103, of Manchester died on Monday, June 3, 2019. She was the wife of the late Howard Stevenson Turkington Sr. for 66 ...

Lock down lifted at Manchester High School following weapon threat  WFSB

MANCHESTER, CT (WFSB) – Manchester High School was in lock down for a brief period of time on Friday due to rumors of a weapon.

Manchester High School Graduate Sworn In As New State Treasurer  Manchester, CT Patch

Manchester HS Grad Sworn In As New State Treasurer - Manchester, CT - He was sworn in along with Governor Ned Lamont and other constitutional officers ...

Students gather signatures to change 'Indians' mascot | Connecticut & Region  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — A group of students at Manchester High School has gathered over 600 signatures from their peers on a petition to change the school's Indian ...

Robert V. Renzoni  Hartford Courant

Robert V. Renzoni, 74, of Manchester, Connecticut, passed away unexpectedly on June 2, 2019 after a brief illness.He was born on April 24,1945 in New Britain, ...

Manchester voters to decide on $47 million school modernization project in June  Hartford Courant

Voters will decide in June whether to approve a school renovation and re-purposing project at a cost of $47 million.

Meet Aidan Puffer, a 14-year-old Manchester High freshman who likes science class, tacos and breaking world re  Hartford Courant

Aidan Puffer is a freshman at Manchester High. Eight months into his high school career, science has become his favorite subject.

MHS students present 'The Wizard of Oz' | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Manchester High School students will take the stage with a simulated flying house, ruby red slippers, and classic songs about coming home ...

FOX61 Student News: Aidan Puffer, Manchester track star  FOX61 Hartford

Story by Meredith Keyt and Jessica Pardi, Manchester High Aidan Puffer is a freshman runner at Manchester High School. He has built a name for himself ...

Roger S. Adamy  Hartford Courant

Roger Samuel Adamy, 90, formerly of Venice Florida, passed away Monday April 29, 2019 at the Saybrook at Haddam. He was born in Manchester Connecticut, ...

Manchester Symphony, combined choruses to perform Mozart's Requiem  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Mozart's “Requiem” will be performed by a full orchestra and a 100-member chorale from the Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale, ...

Hamden man caught vaping THC in Manchester High hallway, police say  Hartford Courant

Police say an 18-year-old man who was reported missing from a state-contracted facility in Hamden was caught vaping THC in a hallway at Manchester High ...

Verplanck School fills new time capsule to represent 2019  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — During renovation work on Verplanck Elementary School, a time capsule that was enclosed in the building during its original cornerstone ...

Manchester’s Puffer breaks world record, Xavier’s Cozean and Avon’s Richmond win big at Connecticut Distance F  Hartford Courant

Manchester freshman Aidan Puffer broke a 44-tear-old world record on Thursday at the Connecticut Distance Festival.

Open House Slated For Washington School  Manchester, CT Patch

Open House Slated For Washington School - Manchester, CT - Washington Elementary School, which is closing in June, will be open to community members on ...

Cheney Tech Posts 2nd Quarter Honor Roll  Manchester, CT Patch

MANCHESTER, CT — Here is a list of the students named to the second-quarter honor roll at Howell Cheney Technical High School. Grade 12. High Honors.

Manchester High School Class of 2018  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — These students graduated Tuesday from Manchester High School.

Students to show off inventions, ideas at Saturday science fair  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Nearly 80 local students from kindergarten to high school will showcase inventions and discoveries at the PTA's eighth annual science fair on ...

Rain suspends Class LL boys track; resumes Thursday with 9 events remaining  Gametime CT

NEW BRITAIN — Mother Nature always has the final say. Heavy, heavy rains suspended the Class LL boys outdoor track championships at Willowbrook Park on ...

East Catholic High School | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — These students were named to the third-quarter honor roll at East Catholic High School.

MHS grads celebrate achievement in graduation ceremony | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

HARTFORD — At times, Tuesday's Manchester High School graduation ceremony felt more like a concert, with music, cheering fans, and people standing on ...

Esports is sweeping the nation and Connecticut high schools are the latest groups to join in  Hartford Courant

With it's inagural season at the high school level in the books, Connecticut is ready to embrace esports.

Manchester GOP names new leader and votes to oppose school spending proposal  Hartford Courant

The Republican Town Committee chose a new leader and immediately voted to oppose a $93 million school district modernization proposal and a move to ...

Manchester charter school may move to former public school building  Hartford Courant

A local charter school has outgrown its space and is seeking to move to a former public school that closed in 2012.

Manchester schools name administrators | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Manchester public schools will have more than a dozen new administrators in the new school year, from the elementary to the high school ...

Manchester Memorial Day Parade set for Monday  Hartford Courant

Two decorated Vietnam War veterans are to serve as marshals for the Memorial Day Parade, set for Monday.

Tyson, Manchester top Amity, reach Div. II boys semifinals  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Rondell Tyson remembers exactly how he felt in the locker room on March 9, 2018, after he and the Manchester High boys basketball team ...

Stay Engaged, 'Make A Difference,' Manchester High's Class Of 2018 Told  Hartford Courant

Speakers at Manchester High School's graduation Tuesday night invoked global wisdom, from the Zulus of South Africa to Teddy Roosevelt. The night began ...

Soap opera writer talks about connecting with viewers at Manchester High  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — With plot lines that include evil twins, amnesia, long-lost children, and characters coming back from the dead, the art of the soap opera is ...

Manchester Teachers Get New Four-Year Contract  Hartford Courant

A new contract gives Manchester teachers a total wage increase of about 11 percent over four years, while increasing their contributions to health insurance ...

Renovated Manchester School Opens With Technology, Slide Between Floors  NBC Connecticut

Tuesday was the first day of school for thousands of students in Manchester and the district just opened Waddell School, a newly renovated elementary school ...

Attendance drops 20 percent following Manchester High School threat  WFSB

Police increased patrols at Manchester High School after a bomb threat was made.

Manchester GOP chairwoman resigns after blowback over committee vote  Hartford Courant

Less than a week after she was elected chairwoman of the Republican Town Committee, Jennifer Nye abruptly resigned Monday, saying she had been bullied ...

School uses mindfulness techniques to help students control emotions  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Staff at Manchester Regional Academy are working with students to use board games, sour candies, and other nontraditional tools in ...

Manchester High School Posts Honor Roll  Manchester, CT Patch

MANCHESTER — The following students were named to the second-quarter honor roll at Manchester High School. General Honors. Grade 9. Subscribe.

Manchester High to Reopen Friday After Water Main Break  NBC Connecticut

Manchester High School will be closed on Thursday due to a water main break.

Manchester Sears building at Buckland Hills sells for $10.4 million  Hartford Courant

Reflecting changes in Sears properties nationwide, the store at the Buckland mall has been sold for $10.4 million.

Manchester school SRO fired over inappropriate texts with students  WFSB

A school resource officer at a middle school in Manchester was fired, police and school officials confirmed.

Jersey Mikes Officially Opens In Manchester With Local Promotion  Manchester, CT Patch

Jersey Mike's Officially Opens In Manchester - Manchester, CT - A popular sub shop chain has set up shop in Manchester.

Community News For The Manchester Edition  Hartford Courant

MANCHESTER -- Concordia Lutheran Church, Emanuel Lutheran Church and St. Mary's Episcopal Church are joining together to offer numerous services ...

No. 2 East Catholic rolls on rival's stage | Sports  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — It was the type of atmosphere you would expect when two undefeated cross-town rivals get together — a loud and boisterous packed house, ...

$450,000 splash pad coming to Verplanck | Manchester |  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — The Board of Directors approved a $450000 appropriation Tuesday for a splash pad at the soon-to-be-reopened Verplanck Elementary ...

Manchester Man Caught With 200 Pounds Of Pot In Enfield  Manchester, CT Patch

ENFIELD/MANCHESTER — State police nabbed a stash of marijuana about double the weight of a Kentucky Derby jockey on Monday after a traffic stop in ...

Unsung Hero: Marc Provera, Manchester  Manchester, CT Patch

Unsung Hero: Marc Provera, Manchester - Manchester, CT - Manchester Patch debuts this new periodic column, which features stories about young ...

Bolton High School | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

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

Jersey Mikes Sets Grand Opening Date For Manchester Restaurant  Manchester, CT Patch

Jersey Mike's Sets Manchester Grand Opening Date - Manchester, CT - Jersey Mike's Subs​ has scheduled its grand opening in Manchester with a charitable ...

Manchester Campaign Aims to Curb Underage Drinking  NBC Connecticut

A mysterious campaign to curb binge drinking is popping up around Manchester where high school students are celebrating homecoming this weekend.

Principals Named At Manchester High And Middle Schools  Hartford Courant

The superintendent named new principals for Manchester High School and Illing Middle School, both familiar faces. Katelyn Miner, who has been serving as the ...

Manchester High School Honor Roll | Honor Rolls  Journal Inquirer

HONORS. Manchester High School. MANCHESTER — These students were named to the second-quarter honor roll at Manchester High School. GRADE 9.

Manchester High School Interim Principal Named

Manchester High School Interim Principal Named - Manchester, CT - The announcement was made in a letter to the community.

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 ...

Rebuilding Together Manchester Celebrates 27 Years  Hartford Courant

Local business, groups, and community members came together to help those in need for Rebuilding Together Manchester, on April 27. The day was the local ...

Potential developers visit Manchester Parkade site  Hartford Courant

Potential developers visited the town-owned side of the Manchester Parkade recently, a positive sign as the town seeks proposals for mixed use development, ...

Dems to honor politicians' partners | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — The Democratic Town Committee will recognize the significant others of four prominent Democrats, at its 44th annual Honoring Friends ...

Manchester School Resource Officer Fired After Probe Into Communications With Students  Hartford Courant

A Manchester school resource officer was fired after an investigation found he made inappropriate comments to middle school students, including advising one ...

Pamela Potterton  Hartford Courant

Pamela "Pam" (Holmes) Potterton, 67, of Manchester, CT, and Dennisport, MA, passed away unexpectedly on February 21, 2019 at home. She was the loving ...

Blumenthal Slams Trump at Connecticut High School, Officials Dodge Tough Questions  Breitbart News

Sen. Richard Blumenthal spoke to students at Manchester High School in Manchester, Connecticut, criticizing President Donald Trump.

MHS Graduate Shares His Journey To Broadway  Hartford Courant

Manchester native, Clayton Craddock, shares the ups and downs of a life as a Broadway musician.

A new brewery is opening in Manchester this summer  Hartford Courant

A new brewery with an outdoor patio and is to open in downtown Manchester in July. Urban Lodge Brewing Co. will occupy about 7000 square feet at 47 Purnell ...

'Rock Star' English Teacher Named Manchester's Teacher Of The Year  Hartford Courant

Manchester's teacher of the year is Kelly Shea, an English teacher at Manchester High School.

Manchester HS Posts 4th Quarter Honor Roll  Manchester, CT Patch

Manchester HS Posts 4th Quarter Honor Roll - Manchester, CT - See who made the final-quarter 2017-18 honor roll at Manchester High School.

Manchester hires deputy general manager | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — After a longtime town employee retired at the end of the year, Manchester native Steve Stephanou moved back from Boston to fill the vacancy.

School resource officer fired over inappropriate texts with students  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

A school resource officer at a middle school in Manchester was fired, police and school officials confirmed.

New Manchester teachers contract raises salaries | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — The Manchester Education Association and the Board of Education have approved a four-year contract for teachers that raises starting ...

Top Manchester High School Students Named

MHS Posts Second-Quarter Honor Roll - Manchester, CT - See who the top Manchester High School students were for the second quarter of the 2016-17 ...

Manchester School District Contracts With New Substitute Teacher Provider  Hartford Courant

The school district has contracted with a new provider of substitute teachers, and information sessions for job seekers are set for Thursday at Manchester High ...

MHS special ed paraeducator, coach resigns | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — A special education paraeducator and coach at Manchester High School resigned in June, after a third-party accused him of being “a con ...

Manchester High Seniors Remain A Strong Community At Graduation  Hartford Courant

Students from the Manchester High School Class of 2017 were reminded of their sense of community at their graduation ceremony at the Convention Center ...

High school sports roundup: April 1 | Sports  Journal Inquirer

H.S. BASEBALL. Windsor 15, Bulkeley/Weaver 0. In Windsor, Ben Tillotson had two hits and four RBIs as the Warriors won their season-opener in a CCC North ...

Odyssey proposal for Nathan Hale School draws interest  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Residents from across town filled the galleries of WORK_SPACE Monday to listen to and ask questions about a proposal for the reuse of the ...

Driver in crash that killed 3 pleads out, faces 10-15 years  Journal Inquirer

HARTFORD — The teenage driver who was involved in a fiery crash that killed three of his passengers in Manchester in May 2017 pleaded guilty to three counts ...

Victim of Manchester hit-and-run identified as Somers man  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Police have identified the pedestrian severely injured in a hit-and-run on Parker Street early Wednesday morning as Somers resident Michael ...

'Things In A Park' Celebration Set For May 17  Hartford Courant

The 8th annual Manchester Community Youth Art Initiative & Book Release returns with Things in a Park, on May 17 from 5 to 8 p.m..

Manchester man charged with assault | Manchester  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — Police have arrested a local man after a woman reported that the man hit her and repeatedly choked her when she told him that she wanted ...

MHS logo  Journal Inquirer

Wearing a letter M as a team logo, Manchester's Logan Moore smiles after winning the Carl Peterson Boys Pole Vault at the 38th Annual Randy Smith ...

Longtime Manchester High School Security Guard Remembered As A Friend To Thousands  Hartford Courant

Manchester High School officials dismissed students Wednesday morning following the sudden death of a security guard at the school from an unknown ...

Manchester Residents Among 42 New State Troopers  Manchester, CT Patch

42 New State Troopers Graduate - Manchester, CT - Area residents were part of the state police 127th Training Troop.

EXCLUSIVE: Inaction on racist posts? Mom may transfer daughter; Enfield schools chief says matter was addressed  Journal Inquirer

ENFIELD — An African-American mother who claims her daughter was shown racist posts on social media by classmates at Enfield High School may transfer ...

Manchester project committee recommends shutting Martin School  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — A project committee voted Tuesday night to give a preliminary recommendation for the closure of one school, likely Martin Elementary School, ...

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