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SEEN: New Fairfield High School prom 2019  CT Post

New Fairfield High School held its prom at the Ethan Allen in Danbury on May 18, 2019. Were you SEEN? Photo: Vic Eng / Hearst Connecticut Media Group.



U.S. News Best High Schools: Heres How 163 CT Schools Ranked  Darien, IL Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. NewS - Darien, CT - You may be surprised to see what CT schools rank among the nation's best. We also have CT's best.



Notebook: Ludlowe thrives against challenging FCIAC schedule  Gametime CT

Moving up the ranks of girls lacrosse in Connecticut is tough enough. When you're in the FCIAC and squaring off with teams consistently ranked at the top of ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Oxford High Makes Elite List  Oxford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Oxford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Oxford High School did.



See Where Greenwich High School Ranks Among States Best: List  Greenwich, CT Patch

CT's Best High Schools: U.S. News & World Report - Greenwich, CT - U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the best high schools in the nation and CT For ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Amity High Makes Elite List  Patch.com

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Bethwood, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Amity High School did.



U.S. News: Pomperaug and Nonnewaug High Make Elite List  Woodbury, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Woodbury-Middlebury, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Pomeraug and ...



New Fairfield weighs upgrades to high school, Consolidated School  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — Upgrades to the aging high school and Consolidated School could be coming down the pike. Poor energy efficiency, lack of natural light, ...



Fairfield teacher not guilty of exposing himself  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A popular Fairfield high school teacher was found not guilty Monday of twice exposing himself to a female student. More than a dozen ...



Fairfield teacher goes on trial on indecency charges  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — A Fairfield high school teacher goes on trial Monday, accused of twice exposing himself to a female student. Jeff Iwanicki, 46, who teaches ...



New Fairfield High School and College Students Can Participate in Cyber Security Competition  HamletHub

GovNedLamont & @SusanForCT announce registration is now open for this year's #GirlsGoCyberStart program @GGCyberStart.



Teacher cleared of charges that he exposed himself to girl  WTNH.com

A Fairfield high school teacher has been acquitted of charges that he twice exposed himself to a 15-year-old female student.



Charlie Capalbo, former Fairfield Co-op hockey goalie fighting cancer a second time  CT Post

For a healthy high school senior to wind up battling cancer is a little surreal. For him to have to do it again a few months later? “You always worry about relapse, ...



Fairfield Dancer, 15, Shines On Jennifer Lopezs World Of Dance  Fairfield, CT Patch

Fairfield Dancer, 15, Shines On 'World Of Dance' - Fairfield, CT - The Fairfield high school student is a contestant on the NBC dance competition series and ...



New Fairfield school board faces criticism for dropping superintendent evaluation  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — The Board of Education's decision to forgo a final evaluation of outgoing Superintendent Alicia Roy has caused discord among board ...



No. 4 Notre Dame-Fairfield ramps up defense, defeating No. 6 Newtown  The Advocate

FAIRFIELD — The No. 4 Notre Dame of Fairfield girls basketball team normally likes to press and trap, creating confusion defensively. The problem early on, ...



Ludlowe edges rival Warde  CT Post

FAIRFIELD — It seemed fitting Fairfield Ludlowe's last game of the season would come down to the wire. Trailing 33-28 with 4:29 remaining in the game, the ...



SEEN: New Fairfield senior prom 2018  Danbury News Times

New Fairfield High School held its senior prom on May 21, 2018. The senior class graduates June 23. Were you SEEN at prom? Photo: Integrity Imaging Of New ...



25 CIAC boys lacrosse players to watch in 2019  Gametime CT

A tough list to narrow down, here are some of the top boys lacrosse players around the CIAC: Nick Alviti, New Fairfield, Sr., D: All-American shut down some fine ...



Staples High School Principal Announces Resignation  Westport, CT Patch

Staples Principal Announces Resignation - Westport, CT - Staples High School Principal James D'Amico​ has announced his resignation from the position, ...



Football: New Fairfield set for bounce-back season  Danbury News Times

Last season was a rare misstep for the New Fairfield football team, a squad that's used to competing for a spot in the postseason after going 34-12 from 2013-17.



Obituary: Laurie Marie Mitchell, 46, of Fairfield  Fairfield, CT Patch

Obituary: Laurie Marie Mitchell, 46, of Fairfield - Fairfield, CT - Laurie was a gifted and accomplished dancer. She performed on many stages and toured the ...



Obituary: Amy Thompson Curran, 42, of Fairfield  Fairfield, CT Patch

Obituary: Amy Thompson Curran, 42, of Fairfield - Fairfield, CT - Amy was a math teacher in both the Fairfield and Bridgeport school systems. She was a skilled ...



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.



Prep football: Milford’s huge rally stuns Fairfield in playoff opener  Hamilton Journal News

MILFORD — Jason Krause called his Fairfield High School football team's playoff loss Friday possibly the worst of his entire career. Milford coach Tom Grippa ...



New Canaan pulls away from St. Joseph to reach Division IV title game, its first final in 30 years  Gametime CT

FAIRFIELD — Two years ago, the New Canaan boys basketball team won just four of 20 games. Now, the Rams are going dancing at the Sun. New Canaan ...



Comprehensive Search Underway For New Staples Principal  Westport, CT Patch

Search Underway For Next Staples Principal - Westport, CT - Westport school officials will be working with a consulting firm to conduct a comprehensive search ...



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.



Ridgefield considering regionalization  Danbury News Times

RIDGEFIELD — Fairfield County can become a tourist destination, and Ridgefield has a role to play in turning that dream into a reality. That was the takeaway ...



Newtown, Bethel officers take plunge for Special Olympics  Danbury News Times

FAIRFIELD — Police officers from Newtown and Bethel braved cold waters on Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Connecticut. The officers did this as ...



Services for Robert Suchy of New Fairfield  HamletHub

Robert J. Suchy, 76, of New Fairfield, a longtime area educator, coach and athletic director of Immaculate and New Fairfield High schools, died on Friday, ...



Tennis notebook: Staples boys continue streak; Reisert reaches another milestone at Ludlowe  Gametime CT

Staples entered the season with a new-look singles lineup from its championship 2018 boys tennis squad, yet the beat continues for coach Kris Hrisovulos' team ...



Search is on for new superintendent, Staples principal  Westport News

WESTPORT — The search for a new superintendent and Staples High School has begun. In the wake of Staples Principal James D'Amico's announcement on ...



Obituary: Jason S. Lillis, 47, of Fairfield  Fairfield, CT Patch

Obituary: Jason S. Lillis, 47, of Fairfield - Fairfield, CT - Jason, a longtime emergency dispatcher in Fairfield, was also a Fairfield Special Officer & part of the ...



Support Local: Relay For Life Events In Fairfield County  HamletHub

American Cancer Society Announces 2019 Relay For Life Events In Fairfield County, Connecticut. Fairfield, Greater Danbury, Naugatuck Valley, New Fairfield,.



School admins survey reveals widespread discontent in district  Westport News

WESTPORT — A survey released just days before the announcement of Superintendent Colleen Palmer's resignation shows widespread discontent, distrust ...



Truck overturns on New Fairfield road  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — An overturned truck shut down part of Route 39 for several hours on Sunday. Emergency personnel responded to the accident in front of ...



New Milford rallies past East Lyme, reaches Division III quarterfinals  Gametime CT

EAST LYME—The state's cardiac kids through two rounds reside in New Milford. Two games, two wins decided in the final seconds. Hunter Skelly came up with ...



College student threatened to kill high schoolers in Fairfield, police say  WFSB

A student at Southern Connecticut State University threatened to kill high school students and their friends after an argument over social media.



Palmer announces resignation as Westport schools superintendent  Westport News

WESTPORT — Superintendent of Schools Colleen Palmer announced her resignation from Westport Public Schools in a note to parents Thursday.



Class S girls lacrosse final: New Fairfield girls win second consecutive state championship  Danbury News Times

MILFORD — With less than minutes to go in the Class S state championship game on Saturday, the New Fairfield High School girls lacrosse team desperately ...



Obituary: Robert Bobby Chizmazia Jr., 24, of Fairfield  Fairfield, CT Patch

Obituary: Robert 'Bobby' Chizmazia Jr., 24 - Fairfield, CT - He had his mom's love for animals & was always helping stray dogs get homes. He will forever be ...



Nighthawks roarpast Rebels  Danbury News Times

NEWTOWN — All facets of the game worked to near perfection for the Newtown football team Friday night. It added up to a rout to open the SWC season.



New Staples Principal Aims to Start July 1  Westport Now

The Westport school system hopes to appoint a new Staples High School principal by the end of June, Acting Superintendent Anthony Buono said today.



Help Wanted: Staples Principal  Westport Now

The JE Consulting firm, hired by the Westport Board of Education to find a new Staples High School principal to replace James D'Amico, has published a help ...



Hundreds struggling to cope without power after devastating storms in Danbury area  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — Hundreds of families crowded into the high school cafeteria for meals and supplies Thursday as power outages stretched into a third ...



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 ...



NCHS Among Top 3 Public High Schools In CT: Newest Rankings  New Canaan, CT Patch

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



Fairfield Student Arrested For Threatening Message: Report  Fairfield, CT Patch

Student Arrested For Threatening Message: Report - Fairfield, CT - The student allegedly shared photos of himself holding a gun on social media.



Rotary Club honors top Fairfield high school seniors  Fairfield Citizen

The midday gathering marked its 62nd year and awarded certificates to Fairfield Ludlowe and Warde public high school seniors and private high school ...



NFI Ice Hockey Team Advances to the Next Level and Looks for a Coach That Will Score a Hat Trick for Them  HamletHub

NFI Ice Hockey Looks for New Coach @Ihsmustangs.



New Fairfield paraprofessional contract negotiations reach final stages  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — After more than a year of negotiations, the district's paraprofessionals have agreed on a contract for increased pay and it will now be up to ...



New Fairfield residents reminded of upcoming extended road closure  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — Town police are reminding residents that Saw Mill Road will be closed for several months in the coming weeks. Saw Mill Road will be ...



Upcoming arts and book programs, other community highlights  Danbury News Times

Author to discuss novel. Local author Charles McNair will discuss his book, “Soldiers of a Foreign War,” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Burnham Library in ...



Boys lacrosse: New Fairfield carries state title hopes  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD—With one of the most talented junior classes in the history of the program, it's hardly now or never for the New Fairfield boys lacrosse team.



THURSDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: New Fairfield’s Lindsey tosses no-hitter  Danbury News Times

Makayla Lindsey pitched a five-inning no-hitter with seven strikeouts and two walks as the New Fairfield High School softball team defeated Weston 13-0 on ...



New Fairfield boys repeat as SWC lacrosse champs  Danbury News Times

NEW MILFORD — The New Fairfield High School boys lacrosse team retained its throne as the king of the South-West Conference for the second straight ...



Alleged incidents at Fairfield High include panic attacks, boys entering girls' locker room  DesMoinesRegister.com

Transgender bathroom usage has become a flashpoint in Fairfield, Iowa, and parents and students in the school district are divided on the issue.



New Fairfield High School Rebel Players presents The Addams Family  HamletHub

New Fairfield High School Rebel Players presents The Addams Family. A new musical comedy with Book by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice and Music & Lyrics ...



See how the state graded your school and district  The CT Mirror

The state released grades for each school and district on Friday – and most saw a decrease. Standardized test scores, once the lone measure for grading ...



Solar Carports At Fairfield High School Spell Big Energy Cost Savings  Fairfield Daily Voice

FAIRFIELD, Conn. —Fairfield Ludlowe High School students will stay dry and the town will save money, thanks to solar-power carports officially launched by the ...



Get to know… Gayle Donowitz  Fairfield Citizen

Five students have applied to Fairfield's alternative high school for the next marking period, a number Donowitz expects to grow after winter break. [...] retaining a ...



Way Back When … 1995  Fairfield Citizen

Way back in 1995 a young, talented student at Fairfield High School played the guitar at the high school's “Spring Jam.” The student, a senior, was the ...



New Fairfield, Conn.: Good Schools and a Lakeside Setting  The New York Times

It was Candlewood Lake that sold Katie and Gregory Williams on the town of New Fairfield, set in the rolling hills of upper Fairfield County, Conn. The couple ...



Connecticut Open: Native Son James Blake Is Now the Face of the Miami Open  Connecticut Magazine

James Blake was like most professional tennis players, focused on the next point, the next match, the next tournament.



Mike Walsh and Rashamel Jones forever linked through Trinity Catholic  The Advocate

Mike Walsh as coach and Rashamel Jones as player are as closely linked as any combination in FCIAC boys basketball history. It is rare in high school sports to ...



See the graduation rate at your local high school  The CT Mirror

State officials celebrated another “record high” in graduation rates on Monday. Graduation rates have substantially increased over the past five years. Of the ...



Immaculate High School Ice Hockey Team Goes D1 and Looks for New Coach  HamletHub

Immaculate High School has enjoyed impressive growth in enrollment over the last few years. With a strong academic reputation as well as a thriving athletics ...



Judge rules against New Fairfield schools in harassment lawsuit  Danbury News Times

A federal judge in January rejected the New Fairfield school board's request to dismiss the lawsuit, ordering both sides to a settlement conference at the end of ...



Fedak named interim athletic director at Trinity Catholic  The Advocate

Three weeks after the resignation of Bob Robustelli, Trinity Catholic has named an interim athletic director. The school announced Friday that Frank Fedak III will ...



New Canaan boys basketball team takes state, and town, by storm  Gametime CT

NEW CANAAN — The bleachers in the New Canaan High School gymnasium are decked out in the school colors, with black letters spelling out “NCHS” and ...



Richard Sanzo named principal of New Fairfield High School  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — Richard Sanzo has been hired as the new principal of New Fairfield High School and will start July 1. His predecessor, Mariana Coelho, ...



Warde students seek donations for Cinderella Project  Fairfield Citizen

FAIRFIELD — Clyde Thompson couldn't make it from the Bronx, N.Y. His car broke down along the way. But he still made his presence felt in the Fairfield Warde ...



New Fairfield students reach out to “sister schools” in hurricane-ravaged Texas  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD—As students at Kahla Middle School in Houston, Texas, settle into the school year — three weeks later than planned — they might see ...



ND-Fairfield holds off Brookfield 59-56 in SWC boys basketball semifinals  CTPost

FAIRFIELD — The door to the Notre Dame-Fairfield locker room stayed closed for a long time. It's not every day that the coach of an undefeated team keeps his ...



Rebels set to march off to college  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — So many senior student-athletes completed their college plans at New Fairfield High School's signing-day ceremony Tuesday morning that ...



Baseball: Rebels hold off Wildcats  Danbury News Times

BETHEL — New Fairfield High School baseball coach Joe Garbowski smiled as he removed his cap to reveal an ever-increasing number of gray hairs, the ...



Pequot Library hosts free multi-media jazz concert featuring new electronic woodwind instrument  CTPost

“The Library Suite,” a multi-media jazz premiere, is taking place at the Pequot Library in Fairfield's Southport section on Sunday, April 28, and will feature the ...



25 CIAC girls basketball players to watch in 2018-2019 season  The Advocate

Megan Bauman, East Lyme: Senior guard was All-Conference last two seasons and on pace to break school records for scoring, assists and 3-pointers.



New Fairfield man’s family seeks help relocating after his deportation  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — The wife of a man deported to Guatemala earlier this year has created a GoFundMe page for help in relocating her family abroad.



ND girls fall New Fairfield in SWC semifinals  CT Post

In a defensive-minded Notre Dame-Fairfield regular-season victory over New Fairfield on Jan. 27, Teklits was held to just nine points and the Rebels to just 31 ...



Assistant clerk needed in Northern Fairfield County Probate Court  Danbury News Times

BETHEL — Northern Fairfield County Probate Court is seeking an assistant clerk to handle court files. The full-time clerk would work 37.5 hours a week and earn ...



New Fairfield teacher resigns after zip-tying student  Danbury News Times

The teacher, a seventh-grade math instructor, used the zip-ties — a type of fastener sometimes used like handcuffs — to confine a student to his desk one day in ...



The 100 Best Public High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report  Patch.com

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



Baseball: New Fairfield stuns Hand in Class L second round  Danbury News Times

MADISON — The New Fairfield baseball team encountered not only one of the top teams in the SCC in Daniel Hand, but one that sat inside the GameTimeCT ...



Transgender students' bathroom access a flash point in Fairfield school election  DesMoinesRegister.com

Bernie Progressives help elect four candidates expected to keep the district's protections for transgender students in place.



Editorial: Sharing a message, and strategy, with Parkland  Danbury News Times

A day of love, will now — for as far as memory stretches — also be linked to a day of hate. Only hate of the most monstrous proportions could have led to the ...



Cheshire High School Ranked Among Top 100 High Schools In Connecticut For 2017: Report  Patch.com

100 Top High Schools in Connecticut - Cheshire, CT - Niche.com compiled the rankings. See how your child's school performed. Do you agree with the ...



Six Connecticut wrestling greats picked for national hall of fame  Danbury News Times

Six distinguished members of Connecticut's wrestling family have been selected to be enshrined in the Connecticut Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of ...



ONLY ON ABC7 NEWS: 3 detained, released in shooting death of teen who died in Belmont school parking lot  KGO-TV

Three people were detained, but later released as police search for a suspect in the shooting death of a 17-year-old Redwood City boy who was found shot in a ...



Predator teacher sentenced to 3 years  CT Post

BRIDGEPORT — For 18 years, the “cool teacher” preyed on his female students, first at Stamford High School and later at Fairfield Ludlowe High, luring them ...



NCHS music students place in regional auditions  New Canaan Advertiser

Music students at New Canaan High School were selected for the Connecticut Music Educators Association Western Region Music Ensembles. During their ...



Newtown Not Hosting A Relay For Life This Year  The Newtown Bee

It appears that enthusiasm for hosting an annual Relay for Life in Newtown has run its course. For only the second time since the community began holding the ...



Rocco & Assoc. to be Presenting Sponsor of FPD's Sunset 5K Race  HamletHub

Rocco & Associates will be the presenting sponsor of Fairfield Police Dept's Sunset 5K Race, set for July 25.



New Fairfield students take classroom lessons into the real world  Danbury News Times

NEW FAIRFIELD — In the nearly five years since social studies teacher Brendan Talbot introduced his class to Project Citizenship, his eighth grade students ...



You Can Help the Fight Against Cancer!  HamletHub

The American Cancer Society would not be successful without one key element: you! Because of our generous donors and volunteers, we've been able to help ...



Nelson Fire burns 1,000 acres in hours, prompting evacuations in Fairfield, Vacaville  The Sacramento Bee

In just a matter of hours, a fire burning alongside Interstate 80 in Solanao County Friday has grown to 1000 acres, prompting evacuations from Fairfield to ...



Alyce Misuraca is the New Principal at Bethlehem Elementary School  Just Woodbury

WOODBURY – Region 14 Superintendent of Schools Dr. Anna Cutaia has announced the hiring of Alyce Misuraca is the new Principal of Bethlehem ...



Girls basketball notebook: SWC deeper than usual  The Advocate

Taking a look at the GametimeCT girls basketball poll this season, one conference has consistently placed the most teams in the Top 10. The SWC leads the ...



Wrestling tournament set for Oct. 21 at Danbury PAL Center  Danbury News Times

Attention wrestlers of all ages: A folk-style wrestling tournament is scheduled for Oct. 21 at the Danbury Police Activities League Center to raise funds in support ...



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