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Grab a bucket. The maple sap is running!

Randolph Center, Vermont (CNN) — Is there anything more wonderful than a stack of buttermilk pancakes dripping with golden maple syrup?

How about seeing how the sweet syrup is made and then tasting the final product? 1,436 more words


Spring nor'easter targets Northeast with heavy snow, winds

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A spring nor’easter targeted the Northeast on Wednesday with strong winds and a foot or more of snow expected in some parts of the region. 265 more words


Congolese performance artist wins political asylum in US

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — For a week, Toto Kisaku was held in a darkened Congolese cell, detained for putting on plays critical of the African nation’s government. 483 more words


High school principal apologizes for copied letter

SOMERS, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut high school principal has apologized for plagiarizing a letter sent to parents.

The Hartford Courant reports Somers High School Principal Gary Cotzin said Monday his letter sent to parents last week was “predominantly copied from another high school.” 96 more words


Lawmakers consider bills to reclassify young adult offenders

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — State lawmakers are considering proposals from Governor Dannel P. Malloy designed to keep more young offenders out of Connecticut’s prisons.

The Democratic governor has submitted two bills to the legislature’s… 103 more words


Nor'easters accumulating budget concerns for state cities and towns

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — You might have a lot in common with Carrie Muccino, who delivers mail in Waterbury.

Carrie is over these series of snow storms. 431 more words


More than 1,300 overdoses in first two months of 2018

(WTNH)–The Department of Public Health is tracking opioid use through the EpiCenter surveillance system which was created to monitor bioterrorism. Dr. Craig Allen, Medical Director at the Rushford, which is part of… 345 more words