Week of April 23 to April 29, 2017

Saccary's photographs featured at WestConn exhibit - April 26  
Leymah Gbowee, the Nobel Laureate who helped end Liberia's Civil War - April 24  
WCSU chemistry students present research at national conference - April 24  

Week of April 16 to April 22, 2017

Two North Haven football alums impress at Western Connecticut's spring practice - April 22  
In Hartford, marchers seek respect for science - April 22  
Stargazing in Litchfield Hills - April 22  
Seven must-read books to change your life this summer - April 20  
WCSU to screen 'Beneath the Olive Tree' - April 19
WCSU Spring Concert - April 19  
WCSU to screen 'Beneath the Olive Tree' - April 19  
WCSU to present 'Dancing at Lughnasa' at VPAC - April 18
WestConn instructor expands scope of the Harlem Renaissance in new book - April 18  
Mother of slain Sandy Hook student headlines WCSU compassion conference - April 17  

Week of April 9 to April 15, 2017

Men's lacrosse team wins big - April 15  
Excerpt from 'Thomas Jefferson Revolutionary,' by Kevin R.C. Gutzman - April 14  
Business Buzz: The Foundry Kitchen And Tavern - April 14  
Celebrate Animal Week at WCSU - April 14  
Scarlett Lewis Keynotes at Compassion and Creativity in Education Conference at WCSU - April 14  
WCSU to host animal week events - April 13
Compassion and creativity in education conference - April 13
Western CT State University's Compassion and Creativity in Education Conference - April 13  
WCSU to offer free Stress Management workshop - April 12
WCSU art students to present works in Senior Thesis Exhibition - April 12
WCSU Jazz Fest to present Stefon Harris, Ralph Peterson's Aggregate Prime - April 12
WCSU to offer free Stress Management workshop - April 12  
WCSU to screen 'Rumba Clave Blen Blen Blen' - April 11
WCSU to screen 'Rumba Clave Blen Blen Blen' - April 11  
Review: 'Violet' by Western CT State University Department of Theatre Arts - April 9  

Week of April 2 to April 8, 2017

Innovative women retailers featured on WCSU entrepreneurial panel - April 7  
In the shadow of a fairy tale - April 6  
Speaker: Entrepreneurial spirit vital in nonprofit world - April 6  
We should be cheering the likely end of the Senate filibuster, not mourning it - April 5  
Bold approaches to retail marketing featured at WCSU forum - April 5  
WCSU showcases student projects at Western Research Day - April 4  
Danbury Women's Center to honor local law enforcement - April 4  

Week of March 26 to April 1, 2017

A Reading Locomotive turns 15 - March 31  
WCSU professor to discuss Candlewood Lake carp experiment - March 30
WCSU to host 'Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury' - March 30
Entrepreneurship in focus on Danbury career day - March 30  
Sunday afternoon poetry at Byrd's Books in Bethel - March 30  
Candlewood Lake carp experiment explained at public talk - March 30  
Art Smart: Exhibits In Connecticut - March 30  
WCSU MFA Thesis Exhibition: Local artist one of seven represented in 'a beautiful show' - March 30  
Review: 'The Gondoliers' by WCSU Opera - March 29  
WCSU hosts panel discussion about legalization of recreational marijuana in Connecticut - March 29
Preview of 'Violet' at WCSU - March 29  
WCSU to host panel discussion about legalization of recreational marijuana in Connecticut - March 29  
Western CT State University to co-sponsor panel discussion - March 29  
Recreational marijuana in Connecticut: WestConn to host panel - March 28  
CT college student leading movement, founding march against revenge porn - March 28  
Top WCSU faculty discuss recent correctional research - March 27

Week of March 19 to March 25, 2017

Newtown artist among those featured in upcoming WCSU Thesis Exhibition - March 25  
WCSU wins 11 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival awards - March 23
WCSU wins 11 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival awards - March 23  
WCSU wins 11 Kennedy Center awards for musical production - March 23  
When body-worn cameras become a matter of the courts - March 23  
WCSU Master of Fine Arts students to exhibit works at VPAC Gallery - March 21
​WCSU student veterans to host benefit for U.S. Military Museum - March 21  
Western CT State University instructor releases new book about Harlem Renaissance - March 21  
WCSU police to host 'Coffee with a Cop' - March 21  
WCSU instructor Lionel Bascom corrects perceptions about Harlem Renaissance with new book - March 21  
WCSU police host Coffee with a Cop on March 22 - March 20  
Yale researcher discusses mosquito-transmitted diseases at WCSU - March 20  
Bascom corrects perceptions about Harlem Renaissance with new book - March 20
WCSU police to host 'Coffee with a Cop' - March 20
WCSU to host panel discussion for Women's History Month - March 20
Yale researcher discusses mosquito-transmitted diseases at WCSU - March 20
Public hearing will focus on turning Danbury into an Innovation Place - March 20  
Women's Center honors law enforcement at gala - March 20  

Week of March 12 to March 18, 2017

​WCSU student veterans to host benefit for U.S. Military Museum - March 17  
Danbury ballet to raise money for student scholarships - March 17  
West Conn receives national theater awards - March 17  
Ives Concert Park announces first two summer shows - March 17  
Preview of 'The Gondoliers' by WCSU Opera Ensemble - March 16  
Western student cast to perform popular Gilbert & Sullivan opera - March 15  
Danbury awarded Working Cities Challenge Grant - March 15  
Cynthia Roy, entrepreneur, to present Macricostas lecture on nonprofit success - March 14  
Poets to bring verses to life at Byrd's Books in Bethel - March 13  
WCSU Opera Ensemble to present 'The Gondoliers' - March 13
Region to get hammered by blizzard - March 13  
Schools confront shortage of world language teachers - March 12  
'Before The Flood' screening explores climate change - March 12  

Week of March 5 to March 11, 2017

Are too many college students going hungry? - March 11  
Celebrating Women's History Month - March 10  
WCSU Nursing Department poised for expansion - March 8  
WCSU nursing program ranked top in CT by online service - March 8  
Program seeks to educate students about First Amendment rights - March 7  
WCSU professor writes book about practicing compassion - March 7  
WCSU political science professor writes book on compassion - March 6  
WCSU Professor Kukk writes book on compassion - March 6  

Week of February 26 to March 4, 2017

WCSU Professor Kukk writes book on compassion - March 3
Cynthia Roy, entrepreneur, to present Macricostas lecture on nonprofit success - March 3
WCSU's Jane Goodall Center invites public to participate in prepping, planting Permaculture Garden - March 3
WCSU and Praxair present career preparation conference - March 3
College grads would earn tax breaks to stay in CT - March 3  
WCSU and Praxair present career preparation conference - March 3  
Public invited to participate in WCSU Permaculture Garden Community Days - March 3  
Share your favorite recipe - March 2  
Northeast Organic Farming Association Conference at WCSU - March 2  
Northeast Organic Farming Association conference at WCSU - March 2
'Our Lady of 121st Street' plays at Western Connecticut State University - March 1  
Fusion band Recess Bureau defies logistics of nine-piece collective - March 1  
Connecticut college and universities to take strict approach with ICE on illegal immigration - February 28  
ICE protocol announced for WestConn, CSCU schools - February 28  
WCSU to conduct Poverty Simulation on Wednesday - February 27  
Western lacrosse players awarded - February 27  
Ives Concert Park presents second annual Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show - February 27  
WCSU to conduct 'Poverty Simulation' - February 26  
Group slates free 'Before The Flood' movie screening and Q&A with environmental experts - February 26  
Liberia's Leymah Gbowee speaks in U.S. against division, evil and violence - February 26  

Week of February 19 to February 25, 2017

Nobel winner speaks in Danbury of peace, diversity - February 25  
Students serve, learn alongside Nobel prize-winner - February 25  
WCSU to conduct 'Poverty Simulation' - February 24
Ives Concert Park presents second annual Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show - February 24
WestConn professor's book examines Jefferson legacy - February 24  
'Our Lady of 121st Street' brings grace with hilarity - February 23
Artificial intelligence expert to speak at WCSU - February 23
WestConn professor's book examines Jefferson legacy - February 23
WCSU professor's book examines Jefferson legacy - February 23  
Higher ed students want more seats at the table - February 23  
WestConn professor holds reading, book signing on campus - February 23  
Our Lady of 121st Street brings grace with hilarity to WCSU stage - February 23  
WCSU Theatre presents 'Our Lady of 121st Street' - February 22  
Undocumented Danbury college students dream of financial aid, equal rights - February 21  
Western Connecticut State University building new campus police station - February 19  
Western New England Home Show coming to Danbury - February 19  
The other Jefferson we seem to have forgotten - February 19  

Week of February 12 to February 18, 2017

WCSU professor publishes book on Jefferson - February 18  
WestConn student tailors workouts as personal trainer at YMCA in Brookfield - February 17  
Students raise concern over the possibility of increased tuition hikes - February 16  
SW's LaBonte helps Western women earn LEC win - February 16  
Preview of WCSU Department of Theatre Arts' ''Our Lady of 121st Street' - February 16  
WCSU announces spring Coffeehouse schedule - February 14
Nobel winner coming for 'Peace Jam' - February 14  
WCSU commemorates Black History Month with several events - February 14
WCSU commemorates Black History Month with themed event series - February 14  
WCSU commemorates Black History Month with several events - February 14  
WCSU announces spring Coffeehouse schedule - February 14  
New York loves WCSU's tuition deal - February 13  
Nobel Peace Prize winner to speak at WestConn In Danbury for PeaceJam event - February 12  

Week of February 5 to February 11, 2017

More options available for community college students transferring to universities - February 11  
Harlem histories and boardroom lessons - February 10  
What is 'clearly established law' in the context of civil rights lawsuits against police? - February 9  
'Seussical the Musical' to be performed in Bethel - February 9  
Undocumented students push for college student aid - February 7  
'Dreamers' optimistic they will win college aid fight - February 7  
Connecticut author pens major work on Thomas Jefferson - February 7  
WCSU Computer Science Departtment presents free webinar - February 6  

Week of January 29 to February 4, 2017

Naturopathic physician to speak Feb. 21 at WCSU - February 4  
Naturopathic physician to speak at WCSU - February 3
Third time rookie of the week - February 2  
Learn Through Film series returns to library - February 2  
Businesses praised for work with mentors - February 2  
WCSU to host free wellness workshops on Wednesdays - February 2  
WCSU to host wellness workshops - February 2
Ridgefield band, with average age of 88, finds Fountain Of Youth in music - February 2  
IHHS Hosts 'Wellness Wednesday Workshops' - February 1  
Why science communication ought to be part of the job for entomologists - February 1  
'Midsummer in Newtown' shows music and theater helping Sandy Hook shooting survivors - February 1  
WCSU to host Wellness Workshops - February 1  
WCSU Observatory to offer planetarium shows, sky viewings - January 31
Looking at life through a 20-inch telescope in Danbury - January 31  
How a North Texas man turned a personal tragedy into a feature film - January 31  
What can law enforcement expect from Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch? - January 31  
WCSU Observatory to offer planetarium shows, sky viewings - January 31  
WCSU to host Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - January 30  
WCSU to host Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - January 30  
Drought conditions continue to put Meriden reservoirs below comfort levels - January 30  
One-on-one with former record-setting Western Connecticut State running back Octavias McKoy - January 30  
What are the best business credit cards right now? - January 29  

Week of January 22 to January 28, 2017

WCSU to host Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - January 27
ACLU report finds Danbury area police breaking state law on complaints - January 27  
WCSU to present spring semester M.F.A. lecture series - January 26  
Washington Art Association to hold exhibition - January 25  
WCSU to present spring semester MFA lecture series - January 25
Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee to speak at WCSU - January 24  
What I learned at the Women's March on Washington - January 24  
WestConn professor finds strength in sisterhood at Women's March in D.C. - January 24  
Study: ObamaCare repeal could mean major job losses - January 22  

Week of January 15 to January 21, 2017

1100 students will gather for 49th annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - January 19  
Lecture series at WCSU to explore 'Climate Change and Civilization' - January 18
ConnCAP/Upward Bound program at WCSU - January 17  
Women artists featured in art exhibit at WCSU - January 16  
Regional Lakes Task Force meets about zebra mussels - January 15  

Week of January 8 to January 14, 2017

DSABC celebrates National Mentoring Month with thank-you luncheon - January 12  
Professor to research effects of dancing on PTSD in veterans - January 12  
Mentoring organization seeks volunteers to work with Danbury students - January 12  
Buddhist monastery will host talk on sacred mandala creation - January 10  
Blue Mountain Gallery presents solo exhibition by Margaret Grimes - January 10  
Danbury veteran at WCSU earns $2K scholarship - January 10  
WCSU student receives scholarship recognizing military service - January 9
Earth Matters: How critters get through cold winters - January 8  
'Women's Work' on display at WCSU - January 8  

Week of January 1 to January 7, 2017

Litchfield County sports briefs: Mitch Case is PTR's Connecticut Member of the Year; Hurlbert shines - January 7  
One final public performance of 'The Drowsy Chaperone' at WCSU - January 5  
Nobel winner Leymah Gbowee to speak at WCSU - January 5  
Thomaston native named Rookie of the Week, MVP - January 5  
Nobel winner Leymah Gbowee to speak at WCSU - January 5
WCSU to highlight women artists - January 5  
Thumbs up, thumbs down - January 4  
Musical 'Rock of Ages' comes to Wallingford - January 3  
WCSU Roundup: Men's hoops tops TCNJ - January 2  

Week of December 25 to December 31, 2016

'Sip and Sketch' - December 31  
Danbury artist raising money for children's hospital with origami cranes in Bethel - December 30  
Kentucky 'Dancing Well' project for veterans with PTSD OK'd for study by Connecticut university - December 29  
Wine and live model night for artists of all kinds in Danbury - December 29  
This is what neuroscience can teach us about compassion - December 28  
'Sip & Sketch' evening at WCSU pairs art with wine, refreshments - December 27
The top stories in Redding from January to June in 2016 - December 27  
Danbury's WestConn recognized among 'Best Teaching Colleges' in Connecticut - December 26  
Enrollment soars at Asnuntuck, while declining at other community colleges - December 26  
Alcohol problems decline at WCSU; reporting on dating violence launched - December 26  

Week of December 18 to December 24, 2016

WCSU professor researches tourist gift giving and its effects on Mongolian reindeer herders - December 22  
Local college notebook: Gabby Hurlbert leads WestConn win - December 22  
WCSU production of 'The Drowsy Chaperone' honored - December 21  
Learn about PeaceJam at WestConn on January 26 - December 21  
WCSU visual and literary arts exhibit Women's Work to open January 26 - December 21  
Chamber honors local businesman with Cecil J. Previdi Award - December 20  
Save the date for WCSU PeaceJam reception - December 20  
Riding to reduce conflicts - December 20  
WCSU's M.F.A. writing program to host authors in Danbury - December 20  
2016 All-Herald Field Hockey Team: Our selections can compete with the best - December 18  

Week of December 11 to December 17, 2016

Western women hold off Mount St. Mary - December 17  
Brookfield middle school students collect 15,000 bottle caps to protect environment - December 16  
Mentorship at the CSUs: Motivating students and creating opportunities - December 15  
'Coffee with a Cop' at WCSU - December 15
WCSU hosts Coffee with a Cop - December 15  
'Coffee with a Cop' event at WestConn hailed as a success - December 15  
Fountain Music Series Christmas concert is Friday - December 14  
State college system pledges aid to students in legal limbo - December 13  
Thumbs up, thumbs down - December 13  
Review: 'Amahl and the Night Visitors' by WCSU Opera - December 12  
CT college tuition breaks a cross-state lure - December 12  

Week of December 4 to December 10, 2016

Amahl and the Night Visitors: WCSU presents holiday classic - December 10  
Western basketball teams sweep Southern Maine - December 10  
Danbury community connects with those in need - December 9  
Western's star athletes receive more honors - December 9  
Elza Libhart performs in coffee house series - December 8  
WCSU Opera Ensemble presents Amahl and the Night Visitors - December 8  
Holiday opera at Danbury's WCSU this weekend - December 8  
WCSU visual and literary arts exhibit 'Women's Work' to open - December 7
A Christmas Carol Radio Show - December 7  
Dec. 10 'Love Wins!' Concert to benefit Ana Grace Project and WestConn Scholarship - December 7  
'Love wins' at WCSU - December 6
Ethan Allen's Indian American CEO partners with Jewish leaders to fight bigotry - December 6  
Preview of 'Love Wins' at Western CT State University - December 6  
Western women's basketball team wins third straight - December 6  
Mazza takes the reins as Western's new athletic director - December 6  
Love Wins to benefit The Ana Grace Project and Ana Marquez-Greene scholarship at WCSU - December 6  
Western Connecticut State University student releases CD to benefit orphanage in Haiti - December 5  
21st Century Classrooms iPad initiative comes to WCSU - December 5  
WestConn Coffeehouse series presents award-winning singer songwriter Elza - December 5  
Danbury earns high marks for starting a new business - December 4  
Biology enhanced by art in exhibit at Danbury university - December 4  

Week of November 27 to December 3, 2016

Preview of 'A Christmas Carol Radio Show' at WCSU - December 3  
Western women top UMass Boston in overtime thriller - December 3  
Western football players earn all-conference honors - December 2  
What cops need to know about blood alcohol testing and the Fourth Amendment - December 1  
Gabby Hurlbert Little East Women's Rookie of the Week - December 1  
Hot start continues for Western men's basketball team - December 1  
Ridgefield's United Way offers ways to pay it forward for the holidays - December 1  
WCSU Opera to present 'Amahl and the Night Visitors' - November 30
Western Connecticut State University winter events - November 30  
21st Century Classrooms initiative brings iPads to Honors students - November 29
Local elementary school teaches to choose love - November 29  
WCSU makes the Presidential 'Honor Roll' - November 28  
West Conn art students to sell handmade ceramics - November 28  

Week of November 20 to November 26, 2016

Black Friday specials at Visual and Performing Arts Center at WCSU - November 24  
Review: WCSU Chamber Singers and Concert Choir concert - November 23  
Western men rally past Dean - November 22  
WCSU Chamber Singers and Concert Choir Concert - November 22  
WCSU panel will spur discussion of police/community issues - November 21
WCSU Art Department to host student ceramics sale - November 21
Community and Police panel at WCSU includes Danbury Police Chief Ridenhour - November 21  

Week of November 13 to November 19, 2016

Police detective's costume still under review - November 18  
Retired Bank CEO Hal Wibling to Receive Jericho Partnership's 2016 Good Samaritan Award - November 17  
Founder Of Ben's Bells spreads message of kindness in Danbury - November 16  
Drought empties popular New Milford pond, killing off fish - November 16  
Entrepreneurial Arc panel at WCSU to feature local business pioneers - November 14
WCSU Permaculture Garden wins Community Champions Grant - November 14  
Entrepreneurs to tell their story at WCSU event - November 14  
WCSU Permaculture Garden wins Community Champions Grant - November 14  
Why would women vote a misogynist for president? - November 13  
Write-in votes nearly tripled in Connecticut in 2016 - November 13  

Week of November 6 to November 12, 2016

WCSU to host Interdisciplinary Research Panel Discussion - November 11  
WCSU Permaculture Garden wins Community Champions Grant - November 11
Scholars in Action discussion at WCSU - November 11
Review: 'The Drowsy Chaperone' by Western Connecticut State University - November 11  
WCSU makes the Presidential 'Honor Roll' - November 10
WCSU to screen 'Project Enye: A Voice for First-Generation Latinos, Between Two Worlds' - November 10
WCSU art and biology students present 'Art of Biology' exhibit - November 10
Preview of 'The Drowsy Chaperone' at WCSU - November 10  
Danbury's WestConn plants field of flags to honor fallen service members - November 10  
WCSU to present 'The Drowsy Chaperone' - November 9
Why social media posts threatening police are cybercrimes - November 9  
Latino voters turn out in Danbury, driven by presidential race - November 8  
Noted photographer and WCSU alumnus presentation in Danbury - November 8  
WCSU's Sorice scores second straight Little East soccer award - November 8  
Western honors veterans in November - November 8
A display from the heart in Danbury honors fallen service members - November 7  
WCSU to host International Education Week events - November 7
WCSU's live coverage of Tuesday's election - November 7  
WCSU women's soccer team set to face Johns Hopkins in NCAAs - November 7  
WCSU to host Election Night broadcast - November 7  
World-class photographer, WCSU alumnus to speak at campus event - November 7  
Business plan, honesty called keys to winning small-business loan - November 6  

Week of October 30 to November 5, 2016

Western women's soccer team blanks Eastern for LEC title - November 5  
World-class photographer, WCSU alumnus to speak at campus event - November 4
WCSU makes statement at Opera Palooza - November 4  
Don't destroy your career: The Brady list and the ruinous impact of a lie - November 3  
'Lynch' pin-At every level, Kim Lynch raised the bar - November 3  
A grateful father's wish - November 3  
Western alumni featured at New Haven opera festival debut - November 3
Local herbalist to present workshop on natural remedies for stress at WCSU - November 3  
A field of flags in Danbury for the fallen - November 3  
Comedic musical 'The Drowsy Chaperone' on stage in Danbury - November 3  
Local herbalist to present workshop on natural remedies for stress - November 2
New London's McKinnon enjoying a productive return to football field - November 2  
Venus among the stars to appear Friday in Danbury - November 2  
Aldrich artist Klein to give gallery talk - November 1  
WCSU benefit to honor late faculty member who was a friend of immigrants - October 31  
WCSU Women's Basketball Tip-Off Breakfast - October 31  
Ben's Bells founder to speak at WCSU - October 31  

Week of October 23 to October 29, 2016

Ben's Bells Project founder to speak in Danbury - October 29  
Students at Danbury's WestConn march on campus to stop sexual violence - October 29  
Ben's Bells Project Kindness in Action Speaker Series: 'Time to Get Serious about Kindness' - October 29  
Fleeting on target as Western football team wins - October 29  
WCSU student hopes to raise money for children's hospital with art exhibit - October 28
'Unaffiliated' lead as Connecticut eclipses 2 million active voters - October 28  
WCSU reaches out to New Yorkers - October 28  
​Art exhibit at WCSU to support St. Jude's Children's Hospital​ - October 28  
A preview on Tuesday of WCSU's 'Election Connection' - October 28  
Ben's Bells founder to speak at WCSU on Nov. 2 - October 28  
Danbury receives innovation planning grant from CTNext - October 27  
Western Connecticut names Mazza director of athletics - October 27  
Connecticut eclipses 2 million registered voters - October 27  
WCSU fundraiser to honor memory of esteemed faculty - October 25
Tuesday night candlelights in Danbury to stop domestic violence - October 25  
WCSU students take pledge vs. sexual violence - October 25  
Matasavage scores twice to lead WCSU field hockey team - October 25  
University in Danbury offers in-state tuition - October 24  

Week of October 16 to October 22, 2016

State battles child trafficking - October 22  
Niche: These are Connecticut's best colleges for 2017 - October 21  
Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut honors business community - October 21  
Vocal majority bus tour visits Newtown - October 20  
Putnam students to get tuition break at WestConn - October 20  
Artist and Aldrich curator Richard Klein to give Gallery Talk at WCSU - October 19
WCSU students, faculty to broadcast election preview on Nov. 1 - October 19
WCSU students, faculty to broadcast live election night coverage on Nov. 8 - October 19
A feminist take on the wicked stepmother at WCSU this weekend - October 19  
Peace Jam's Dr.Kate Cumbo to lead teacher training forum on Compassion and Action at WCSU - October 19  
WCSU hosts Open House for prospective students - October 19  
WCSU to host Open House for prospective students - October 18
Let state voters decide casino expansion - October 18  
WCSU to greet prospective students at open house - October 18  
WCSU Department of Theatre Arts to present 'The Stepmother' - October 17
Gabrielle Giffords calls on Connecticut to vote to reduce gun violence - October 17  
WestConn offers same CT discount to Putnam residents - October 17  
Western Conn. U offers discount to Dutchess, Ulster counties - October 16  

Week of October 9 to October 15, 2016

Absurdity Tour tickets are still on sale - October 14  
WCSU to host lecture with Dr. Bernie Siegel - October 14  
WCSU to host retired Connecticut surgeon for lecture, book signing - October 14  
Tickets remain for 'Absurdity Tour' comedy festival - October 14
CPTV's first-ever original drama production to premiere - October 14  
Western Conn. U offers discount to 7 NY counties - October 14  
Western Connecticut State University offers in-state rate for tuition, fees to nearby New York students - October 13
WCSU to host Dr. Bernie Siegel for lecture, book signing - October 13
WCSU Honors Program to host whale watching trip to Boston - October 13
Find out where to get a good buzz from New Fairfield author's new book - October 12  
Are social media threats to law enforcement a cybercrime? - October 12  
Mahopac senior captain a scoring threat - October 12  
Hord Foundation offering free college readiness workshops - October 11  
Harvest Jam planned Saturday in Danbury - October 11  
Feasting on Danbury-grown produce on Friday - October 10  
Feasting on Danbury-grown produce on Friday - October 10  
Torture and Scientism - October 9  
WCSU Fundraiser for JGC Permaculture Garden Project - October 9  

Week of October 2 to October 8, 2016

D'Onofrio's last-second field goal lifts Western to football victory - October 8  
WCSU Master of Science in Counselor Education program ranked third in state - October 6
WCSU's Jane Goodall Center hosts Dinner in a Bite Permaculture Garden fundraising event - October 6
WestConn on clown sightings: Reports have 'proven as hoaxes' - October 6  
WCSU says clown sighting at Danbury campus is a hoax - October 5  
WCSU Police Department issues statement on clown sightings - October 5  
Danbury clown sightings at Western likely a hoax - October 5  
WCSU Police Department issues statement on 'clown sightings' - October 5
New Fairfield author shares where to get a good buzz at Bethel book talk - October 5  
Western CT State University to host 'Dinner in a Bite' - October 4  
New Milford turtles surviving drought - October 4  
WCSU to host Hispanic Awareness Month lecture - October 4  
WCSU to host Hispanic Awareness Month lecture - October 3
Carnival of Shadows comes to Danbury - October 3  
Harvest Jam at Ives Concert Park on Saturday, Oct. 15 - October 3  
Clinton may be a modern Van Buren - October 3  
Former Staples star DeBalsi makes her college debut - October 2  

Week of September 25 to October 1, 2016

Snapshot: Anthony DePoto - September 30  
WCSU to host Holistic and Integrative Health Initiatives: Part Two panel - September 29  
WCSU to offer information sessions on study abroad in Spain - September 28
Building bridges with jazz at Danbury's WCSU on Friday - September 28  
'Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury' takes stage in WestConn Student Center - September 28  
Danbury entrepreneur goes back to his roots with rice and beans trailer - September 28  
Western graduate prepares to soar to new heights as U-2S pilot - September 27
Meet the state candidates forum Thursday in Danbury - September 27  
WCSU football team holds food drive for the Women's Center on October 1 - September 27  
WCSU hosts 'Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury' - September 27  
WCSU to host the 'Best Darn Jazz Club in Danbury' - September 27
WCSU offers hands-on training in producing ceramic pieces - September 26
WCSU and The Women's Center of Greater Danbury to host 'The Silent Witness Initiative' - September 26
WCSU to host 'Holistic and Integrative Health Initiatives: Part Two' panel - September 26
Western Connecticut State football organizes food drive - September 26  
WCSU hosts Sixth Tri-State Weather Conference - September 26
Western Connecticut State University football organizes food drive - September 26
Meet Connecticut State House and Senate candidates at West Conn on Thursday - September 26  
Holistic health panel planned at Danbury's WCSU on Wednesday - September 26  

Week of September 18 to September 24, 2016

Bethel's Sorice nets hat trick - September 24  
Improv theater youth classes coming to Booth Library - September 24  
WCSU to host Holistic and Integrative Health Initiatives Panel Discussion - September 23  
WCSU dispatches students, staff for annual day of service in Danbury - September 23  
WCSU to host Holistic and Integrative Health Initiatives Panel Discussion - September 22
Republican Clay Cope takes practical approach in quest to unseat Elizabeth Esty - September 22  
Ben's Bells Project Kindness in Action speaker series comes to Connecticut - September 21  
ISGP joins with Western to present sustainable agriculture conference - September 21
Jason Harlow to coach Western Connecticut's men's basketball team - September 21  
WCSU hosts Permaculture Garden 'Community Day' - September 21  
WCSU Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences to host Dr. Chad Seewagan for research seminar - September 21  
Western men's basketball coach Campbell retires after 32 years - September 20  
Bob Campbell retiring as Western men's basketball coach - September 20  
WCSU to host research seminar on migratory songbirds - September 20
WCSU students serve area organizations with 'Day of Service' - September 20
Thumbs up, thumbs down - September 20  
Top NP education concerns - September 19  
Renowned scientist Jane Goodall pays a visit to the Bronx - September 19  

Week of September 11 to September 17, 2016

Western women's tennis team tops Pratt - September 17  
WCSU hosts 'Social Work Expo 2016' - September 16  
WCSU Department of Social Work to host 'Social Work Expo 2016' - September 15
WCSU gets $1.6 million CDC grant to study ticks - September 15  
Nursing program at Danbury's WestConn ranks among top in U.S. - September 15  
'Mystery the Musical' performance at WCSU - September 15
WCSU announces 'Absurdity Tour' comedy festival - September 15
WCSU Nursing program ranks tops in the U.S. - September 15
Back to school: Wilton mom joins her son as a student-athlete at WCSU - September 14  
WCSU professor's $1.6 M award is largest research grant in Western's history - September 14  
Bethel puppeteer takes her art outdoors to add nature to performances - September 14  
Nurses after war authors to give talk - September 13  
Greater Danbury Irish Festival returns to Ives Concert Park - September 13  
Daily Voice Leaders: Western Connecticut President John Clark - September 13  
WCSU to present fall semester artist lecture series - September 12
WCSU professor receives largest research grant in university history - September 12  
WCSU Midtown Coffeehouse schedule announced - September 12
Danbury Irish Festival brings Irish culture, music, food and more to Ives Center - September 12  

Week of September 4 to September 10, 2016

Former Western coach, athlete O'Brien to receive national softball award - September 10  
WCSU IHHS announces Wellness Wednesday workshops, more - September 9
WCSU encourages military veterans to join writing project - September 8
This Weekend: Music Fest, new exhibits, new shows - September 8  
Austin McChord of Datto is WCSU Entrepreneur of the Year - September 8
WCSU Observatory to offer fall planetarium shows, sky viewings - September 7  
Big wins for women's soccer, field hockey teams - September 7  
Danbury's WestConn hosts event to introduce types of meditation - September 6  
Allie-Brennan says jobs, economy are top concerns for voters - September 6  
WCSU artists showcased in new exhibition - September 6  
Western's Smith earns volleyball honor, leads Colonials to victory - September 6  
Bela Fleck, Chris Thile and Six String Soldiers at Ives Concert Park festival - September 4  

Week of August 28 to September 3, 2016

Grammy Duo Bela Fleck, Chris Thile headlining Ives Concert Park's Music Fest America - September 3  
Western Connecticut wins thriller to open season in Danbury - September 3  
You don't miss your water until your well runs dry - September 2  
Group of donors wins bid to buy New Haven lighthouse to be used for education - September 2  
Putnam students may get tuition break at WCSU - September 1  
Practical car brands lead in Wilton - September 1  
'Meditation: Multicultural Perspectives' event this month at WCSU - September 1
WCSU Observatory to offer fall planetarium shows, sky viewings - August 31
Media, politics & the Constitution panel at WCSU - August 31
Saturdays under the moon (and stars) in Danbury - August 31  
Bela Fleck, Chris Thile come to Ives Concert Park - August 31  
Review: 'Murder on the Nile' by Aquila Theatre - August 30  
Rebuilt Western field hockey team has playoff aspirations - August 30  
WCSU marketing chapter recognized among best in the nation - August 29
Seniors set to lead Western volleyball team to victory - August 29  
WestConn opens the gates to welcome new students at Danbury campus - August 29  
Danbury area schools tackle big gap in minority student-staff ratio - August 28  

Week of August 21 to August 27, 2016

Years after Newtown massacre, a father plays through the pain - August 26  
New coach, same high expectations for Western women's soccer team - August 26  
WCSU considers in-state tuition program for nearby NY students - August 26  
Union opportunities change outlook for graduate assistants - August 25  
Western men's soccer team determined to rise again with Mingachos at the helm - August 24  

Week of August 14 to August 20, 2016

How I found my writing process on the bus - August 20  
Snapshot: Oscar De Los Santos - August 19  
Learn dieting techniques from Olympic athletes - August 18  
Fashionably early: local photographer heads to Fashion Week - August 18  
Good weekend to raise the Dead - August 18  
Aquila Theatre Company to present 'Murder on the Nile' - August 17  
Forever Grateful festival pays tribute to the Grateful Dead at Ives Concert Park - August 17  
Greater Danbury Irish Festival planned this fall at Ives Center - August 16  
Western football team opens training camp with optimism - August 16  
Danbury music festival funds instruments for kids - August 14  
Werth Family Foundation may buy Southwest Ledge Lighthouse - August 14  

Week of August 7 to August 13, 2016

'Opera-Palooza' to bring powerful vocals, apizza to New Haven Green Aug. 20 - August 12  
Aquila Theatre to stage mystery and Shakespeare productions - August 11
Nurse scholars author book on war trauma and nurses - August 11  
Works by 37 WestConn grads featured in M.F.A.Alumni Art Exhibit - August 11  
Meteor shower should offer peak views if no rain - August 11  
Small tornado strikes North Haven - August 10  
Trip to New Haven's Southwest Ledge Lighthouse has potential buyers looking to future uses - August 9  
Familiar faces in new places for WCSU soccer teams this fall - August 9  

Week of July 31 to August 6, 2016

Twin sisters write book on nurses' return home from war zones - August 6  
Music Fest America at Ives Concert Park to feature Bela Fleck, Chris Thile, Six String Soldiers - August 5
Westside Reggae Festival returns to Ives Concert Park in Danbury - August 5  
Ecuadorian pride on display in Danbury - August 4  
Westside Reggae Festival comes to Danbury on August 13 - August 3  
Litchfield Jazz Festival mixes rising talent with venerable veterans - August 3  
Brookfield man leaves a legacy of giving across the Danbury community - August 3  
Western graduate prepares to soar to new heights as U-2S pilot - August 2
Researchers track milfoil-eating carp through Candlewood Lake - August 2  
Plans canceled to out-muscle the zebra mussels in local lakes - August 1  
Music Fest America at the Ives to feature Bela Fleck, Chris Thile on Sept. 10 - August 1  
Candlewood Lake water quality leads to beach closings - July 31  

Week of July 24 to July 30, 2016

Forever Grateful Music Fest at Ives - July 30  
Redding-owned music studio plans Rendezvous Music Festival - July 29  
Arrest for Facebook post threatening police raises free speech, safety issues - July 27  
Local farmers, towns coping with heat, drought conditions - July 25  

Week of July 17 to July 23, 2016

Gutzman: A comparison of commanders in chief - July 23  
'Heat dome' could cause stretch of 90-degree days - July 22  
An Army band salute to heroes at Danbury's Ives - July 22  
Water testing underway on Candlewood Lake - July 22  
Newtown Savings Bank Sponsors: A Salute to our Nation's Heroes in Danbury on Sunday - July 22  
Ridgefield recording studio hosts Festival Rendezvous Music at Ives Concert Park - July 21  
'Hat Maker' sculptor from New Fairfield finds inspiration in nature - July 21  
Tai Chi training camp at Danbury's WCSU - July 20  
Acting provost named at Danbury's WCSU - July 19  

Week of July 10 to July 16, 2016

Summer is hopping at Ives Concert Park - July 16  
Yang Family Tai Chi training camp to be offered at WCSU - July 12
Staying tick-free - July 12  
Upcoming events at Ives Concert Park to feature theatre, music, dance - July 12
Connecticut Ballet Dance Caravan comes to Ives Concert Park - July 11  
Local students' weathercast on cable channel receives national honors - July 11  
WCSU meteorology students win national cable award - July 11  
CityCenter Danbury digital marketing plan urges businesses to 'join us' - July 10  

Week of July 3 to July 9, 2016

Interim provost named - July 8
WestConn appoints new interim leadership for the university's academic affairs - July 8  
Candlewood, Squantz, Zoar lake report: Is it safe to swim? - July 8  
WCSU alumnus and Harvard graduate at the helm of Summer STEAM - July 7  
WCSU alumnus and Harvard graduate at the helm of Summer STEAM - July 6
Western Connecticut State University to host Summer STEAM university program - July 6  
Music teacher's three-decade career reaches finale - July 5  
Review: 'Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat' and 'The Snow Queen' at WCSU - July 3  

Week of June 26 to July 2, 2016

WestConn's Goodall Center gets 'Environmental Champion' award - June 30  
Telemedicine: health care's new frontier - June 30  
WestConn's Jane Goodall Center receives environmental award - June 30  
WCSU's Jane Goodall Center receives environmental award - June 29  
5th Annual Westside Reggae Festival at Ives Concert Park is August 13 - June 29  
Connecticut Ballet Presents: Summer Dance Caravan at Ives Concert Park on July 17 - June 28  
Danbury principal named 'Distinguished Fellow'' - June 28  
Preview of two family shows at Western CT State University - June 28  
Early college program available to local students - June 28  
Danbury principal, Newtown resident, named distinguished fellow - June 27  
Greene to be mainstage performer at Litchfield Jazz Festival - June 26  

Week of June 19 to June 25, 2016

Local student interns with summer theatre company - June 23  
Danbury's Union Savings Bank marks 150 years with monument, rededication to customers - June 22  
Newtown's Jimmy Greene: renowned sax player set for Jazz Festival - June 22  
Danbury pays tribute to the past as it unveils 'Hat Maker' monument - June 21  
Western Connecticut State University holds orientation for new students - June 20  

Week of June 12 to June 18, 2016

WCSU art professor to dedicate 'hat maker' sculpture - June 16
Danbury-based nonprofit wins statewide Aquarion Water Company Environmental Champion Award - June 16  
Redding's role as Connecticut's Valley Forge confirmed by archaeologists - June 12  

Week of June 5 to June 11, 2016

Hundreds of species found at Weir Farm - June 10  
WCSU prepares students for leadership roles - June 9
Revolutionary War encampment identified in Connecticut - June 8  
New fish-tracking program comes to Candlewood - June 8  
WestConn recognized by OnStage as one of the Top Five Theatre Colleges in Connecticut - June 8  
Danbury's WCSU earns theater recognition - June 7  
WCSU recognized among 'Top Five Theatre Colleges in Connecticut' - June 7
'Art at Ives: Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show' features works from all over the nation - June 6  
Experts found 60 Revolutionary structures off Limekiln Road - June 6  
86 Connecticut Girl Scouts receive Gold Award - June 6  

Week of May 22 to May 28, 2016

Locals working on making movie - May 27  
CityCenter Danbury Farmers' Market will now feature live music - May 26  
WCSU Child Care Center to hold Red Nose Day fundraiser - May 25
WCSU honors Branson Ultrasonics for support - May 25  
Documentary celebrates 'Family Mission' of fallen soldier TJ Lobraico - May 25  
AC Connecticut's 2016 season underway in Danbury - May 24  
Students inducted into Communications Honor Society at WestConn - May 24  
Fifteen Western students inducted into communication honor society - May 23
Chamber, EDC working together to support manufacturing - May 23  
Western Connecticut State University graduates celebrate 'American dream' - May 22  
Danbury High School graduate addresses WCSU Class of 2016 - May 22  

Week of May 15 to May 21, 2016

Students offered a look at future careers - May 20  
Help fight Lyme disease by taking this survey - May 19  
Limekiln-area Revolutionary War encampment may be 'most significant' left in U.S. - May 19  
RHS soccer coach resigns for WCSU position - May 19  
Student interns in Fountain Music Series - May 18  
Newtown Savings Bank Fine Arts & Family Series presents Art at Ives Juried Fine Art & Crafts Show - May 16  
Town, city officials pledge to work for health of Candlewood Lake - May 16  

Week of May 8 to May 14, 2016

Lyme Connection's annual fair is May 19 - May 14  
WCSU faculty recognized by Board of Regents - May 12
Western Connecticut State University grads to make feature film - May 12  
Ives Concert Park to host juried Fine Art and Crafts Show - May 11
WCSU students filming 'Wandering Off' this summer in CT - May 11  
Danbury students recognized for inventions at state competition - May 11  
New day promises expanded farmers market in Danbury - May 11  
Danbury STEM students prepare for weather balloon launch - May 9
Bethel Chamber hosts 'Best of Bethel' Business Awards Reception - May 9  
WCSU softball begins quest at Williams - May 9  

Week of May 1 to May 7, 2016

Western softball team advances to conference championship - May 7  
Brews and BBQ Festival held in Danbury - May 6  
Brews & BBQ Festival in Danbury showcases local craft beer, live entertainment & BBQ masters! - May 5  
Groups gather to help garden grow at Pembroke School in Danbury - May 5  
WCSU students' business plan wins top award in statewide competition - May 2
Country star Chase Rice's 'Back to College Tour' hits Danbury's Ives Concert Park May 6 - May 2  
WCSU president Clark nominated to Danbury Museum board - May 2  

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