Week of December 4 to December 10, 2016

Elza Libhart performs in coffee house series - December 8
Dec. 10 'Love Wins!' Concert to benefit Ana Grace Project and WestConn Scholarship - December 7  
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  
Western Connecticut State University winter events - November 30  
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  

Week of April 24 to April 30, 2016

Country's Chase Rice at Ives Concert Park - April 30  
WCSU students invent a better way to study in bed - April 29  
Dreamers wear their caps and gowns to lobby the House - April 29  
'Anne of Green Gables' opens at WCSU this week - April 28  
'Anne of Green Gables' opens at WCSU this week - April 28
WBDC, WCSU hold ribbon cutting for new office in Danbury - April 28  
WHS's Chip Gawle presented with GRAMMY Educator Award and $1,000 grant - April 27  
Summer Art Workshops in June at WCSU to offer creative arts instruction to public - April 27  
CT budget problems land directly on state college students' backs - April 27  
Women's Business Development Council plans spring session events - April 25  
WCSU Theatre Arts' PARADE wins top honors at KCACTF in D.C. - April 25  

Week of April 17 to April 23, 2016

Dan Barrett: Reddingite pens innovative social psychology textbook - April 21  
D3 Quarterback Will Arndt looks toward NFL - April 21  
State senate OKs opening financial aid pool to undocumented immigrants - April 21  
Winner of business award helps ease owners' minds - April 21  
Does rap music really influence violence? - April 20  
Lyme Connection to unveil initiatives - April 20  
'Cocktails And Curtain Calls,' April 23-30 - April 20  
West Conn recognized among 'Best Teaching Colleges in Connecticut' - April 19  
WCSU recognized among 'Best Teaching Colleges in Connecticut' - April 19
Want to become a backyard beekeeper? Learn how at WestConn - April 18  
Record-setting WCSU running back Octavias McKoy preps for tryout with CFL's Ottawa Redblacks - April 18  

Week of April 10 to April 16, 2016

Wilton High music teacher a Grammy award finalist - April 16  
Chase Rice to rock - April 13  
Entrepreneurial Arc panel at WCSU to feature local business founders - April 13
WCSU presents panel of grads who launched small businesses in Danbury - April 13  
Compassion in action: WCSU Honors Program to host Connecticut PeaceJam Slam - April 12
Program looks to improve outcomes for uninsured - April 12  
WCSU art students to present works in Senior Thesis Exhibition - April 11
The science behind annoying lake scum - April 11  
Who Wants to Be a Mathematician at Western Connecticut State University - April 11  
Animal Week at Danbury's WCSU features reptile Tuesday - April 11  
Darien's Middlesex musicians perform at Honors Festival - April 11  

Week of April 3 to April 9, 2016

WCSU will test local beaches in search of blue-green algae - April 9  
In Danbury: Britain's Semi-Toned to perform at Palace - April 9  
Middle school music festival - April 9  
WCSU Roots & Shoots Club to host 'Animal Week' - April 8  
Professor at WestConn in Danbury, frustrated with textbooks, writes his own - April 8  
Animal Week at WCSU begins on April 11 - April 8  
Public welcome to WCSU Health, Fitness and Wellness Fair - April 7
Third Danbury AFC urgent care center in three years to open this fall - April 7  
Free massages at WCSU health fair in Danbury on Tuesday - April 7  
Public welcome to WCSU 'Health, Fitness and Wellness Fair' - April 7  
WCSU students earn nominations for 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' production - April 6  
WCSU club to present 'Farm for Yourself' lecture series - April 6  
Voices of Poetry offers an afternoon of readings, music - April 6  
WCSU preps for annual Chuck's Mini-Mudder - April 6  
WCSU ensemble to perform 'The Merry Widow' - April 6  
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month - April 5  
WCSU production 'Parade' goes to Kennedy Festival - April 5  
Local farms present at 'Farm for Yourself' lecture series at WCSU - April 5  
Ridgefield farm to present at Farm for Yourself lecture series at WCSU - April 5  
'Farm for Yourself' lecture series this month at WCSU - April 4
All about ticks at Ridgefield Library on April 28 - April 4  
WCSU art students win gold at annual competition - April 4  
Unaffiliated voters could be X-factor in Conn. presidential primaries - April 3  

Week of March 27 to April 2, 2016

April and May events announced for WCSU - April 1  
Danbury students headed to Connecticut Invention Convention - April 1  
WCSU to host math event for high school students - March 31
WCSU program will help determine water safety at Candlewood Lake and other local beaches - March 31  
WCSU investigates potentially harmful bacteria at Candlewood Lake - March 31  
WCSU students take home the gold at CADC event - March 31  
New Milford's first poet laureate: James Scrimgeour - March 31  
New WCSU president settling in after one year on the job - March 30  
Lanzrein talk at WCSU to explore ballet's influence on his ceramic art - March 30  
WCSU art students take home the gold - March 30
WestConn students to help test for toxins - March 30  
Danbury company moving HQ to Florida - March 30  
Life as jazz: When you hit a 'wrong' note, improvise - March 30  
40 Under 40: Class of 2016 - March 30  
Women business owners taking message to Hartford - March 29  
Brookfield resident impacted by Brussels terrorist attack - March 28  
Staggers plays a horn -- To buy a new one - March 28  
April Fool's fun for the family Friday in Danbury - March 28  
Danbury student impacted by Brussels terrorist attack - March 28  
Danbury woman flourishes with top honor from Small Business Administration - March 28  

Week of March 20 to March 26, 2016

WestConn student recounts terror of bombings at Brussels Airport - March 26  
University student studying in Belgium recalls attacks - March 25  
WCSU production 'Parade' goes to Kennedy Festival - March 25  
WCSU's 'Parade' earns 14 awards at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival - March 24
Arming for summer with info about Lyme in Danbury - March 24  
Newtown violinist tapped to back Josh Groban, Il Volo - March 24  
Music prodigy to perform in Danbury - March 23  
Invention convention features Danbury's young innovators - March 23  
WCSU hosts Connecticut's first "Who Wants to be a Mathematician?" for high schoolers - March 23  
Lyme Disease Seminar planned for May 19 at West Conn - March 23  
Spring Jazz Festival slated at WestConn - March 23  
Local female farmer lecture series at WCSU - March 22  
Brussels Attacks: 1 WestConn student, 3 Quinnipiac students at airport are safe - March 22  
Danbury HS students to participate in WCSU math event - March 22  
CT college students in Belgium at time of attacks, including some at Brussels Airport - March 22  
Westside Middle School students get ready for Invention Convention - March 22  
WCSU hosts 'Who Wants To Be A Mathematician' for HS students - March 22  
Let the glorious season of skunk cabbage and singing frogs begin - March 20  

Week of March 13 to March 19, 2016

Sax artists featured in jazz fest at Danbury's WCSU - March 18  
WCSU hosts April Fool's Family Fun Night - March 18  
WCSU to host 'April Fool's Family Fun Night' - March 17
Up in the Air: Rutgers-Camden nursing professor reflects on 25-year career as a nurse in the United States Air Force - March 15  
Danbury taking holistic approach to smart growth - March 15  
Boehringer Ingelheim Cares Foundation and AmeriCares launch health coach program for the uninsured - March 15  
Legendary jazz saxophonists and bandleaders Joe Lovano and Kenny Garrett to perform at WCSU Jazz Fest - March 14  
Young Republicans see politics up close - March 13  
Seeking to be the Silicon Valley of the Northeast - March 13  

Week of March 6 to March 12, 2016

WCSU offers summer STEAM program - March 11  
WCSU planetarium/observatory posts spring 2016 schedule - March 10
WCSU planetarium/observatory posts spring schedule - March 10  
Genesis Torres to play basketball at Western - March 10  
A downtown grows in Danbury - March 10  
WCSU announces upcoming concert and recital dates - March 10  
WCSU presents diverse musical performances this spring - March 9
WCSU computer science majors get IT done - March 9  
Excellence in student visual art on display at Danbury's WCSU - March 9  
Redding native, WCSU professor publishes textbook - March 9  
Candlewood Lake Authority collaborates with WCSU on toxin testing - March 9  
WCSU computer science majors get IT done - March 8
Stamford names Teacher of the Year semifinalists - March 8  
WCSU shares March calendar of events - March 8  
The Science of Success: The Power of Compassion with Dr. Chris Kukk - March 8  
WCSU professor dissatisfied with social psychology textbooks ... so he writes his own - March 8
WCSU Ancell School of Business to present CFO Forum on March 16 - March 7  
WCSU Jazz Fest to feature sax legends Joe Lovano and Kenny Garrett - March 7
WCSU Ancell School of Business to present CFO Forum - March 7
All that jazz at the Western CT State University Jazz Fest - March 7  

Week of February 28 to March 5, 2016

Connecticut's largest organic food and farming conference announces 34th year - March 5  
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? We've got 8 ideas - March 4  
Danbury's WCSU offers Western New England Home Show - March 4  
Engaging, interactive Women's History Month celebration March 5 at WCSU - March 3  
'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' opens Saturday in Danbury - March 2  
Climate change should spur CT to fast-track renewable energy - March 2  
'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' heats things up at WCSU in March - February 29
Women's History Month events this Saturday, March 5, at WCSU - February 29  

Week of February 21 to February 27, 2016

What can player profiling tell us about games? - February 27  
New business center to focus on innovation in western Conn. - February 27  
Community snapshots - February 27  
Exhibit tells story of Beatles' 1964 visit to the US - February 27  
Photographer Mike Corrado featured in WCSU Gallery talk - February 26  
WCSU student sinks half-court shot, wins $5K toward tuition - February 26  
Chase Rice brings 'Back To College Tour' to Connecticut - February 25
WCSU students in Danbury win award for 2015 election coverage - February 25  
'Election Connection' wins national broadcast award - February 24
Photographer Mike Corrado of Nikon to lecture March 3 at WCSU - February 23  
WCSU in Danbury offers health and wellness workshops - February 22  

Week of February 14 to February 20, 2016

Stamford native Bridtter scores 1,000th point at WestConn - February 19  
The 'Science of Compassion' at Redding's Buddhist monestary - February 19  
Captivating Vitenam memoir published by WCSU Professor Edward Hagen - February 19  
WCSU professor publishes Vietnam memoir - February 18
Chase Rice Coming to Ives Concert Park in Danbury Read More: Chase Rice coming to Ives Concert Park in Danbury - February 18  
A Danbury professor's unconventional story about an unforgettable war - February 18  
Photographer Mike Corrado of Nikon featured in WCSU gallery talk - February 17
WCSU computer science program tops Frontier Communications survey - February 17
Newtown musician misses out on Grammy wins - February 16  
New choir starting for kids who want to spread messages of love, kindness - February 14  
Danbury professor earns 2 Grammy nods for album inspired by slain daughter - February 14  
Album written to honor Sandy Hook victim up for two Grammys - February 14  

Week of February 7 to February 13, 2016

Gazing at history through a long lens - February 13  
WestConn meteorologist warns of dangerously cold temps in Danbury - February 13  
Health and wellness workshops to be offered at WCSU - February 12  
Western Connecticut State University- New Performing Arts Center - February 12  
WCSU lecture: 'The Good Life: Ethics and Identity in Ancient Greece' - February 11
WCSU alumnus named semifinalist for music educator award - February 11
Historical fiction writer Shouhua Qi reads at February Saturday Scribes - February 10  
Traffic alert due to police training on WCSU campus - February 10
Mixing art and Main Street in Danbury, Bethel - February 10  
Dreamers want eligibility for financial aid at colleges, universities - February 10  
Grammy-nominated jazz album, 'Beautiful Life,' memorial to a daughter - February 10  
WCSU to offer health and wellness workshops - February 9
Traffic Alert: Danbury SWAT Team training to cause road closure - February 9  
Area schools closed for snow, parking bans issued - February 8  
A local look at climate change - February 7  

Week of January 31 to February 6, 2016

Diversity fuels changes at Connecticut colleges, universities - February 6  
A new venture: Students in interactive class devise business plans - February 6  
Ives Concert Park launches juried Fine Art and Crafts Show - February 4  
'Frozen' singalong planned at CityCenter - February 3  
Ives Concert Park launches juried Fine Art and Crafts Show - February 3
Climate change series begins at Western - February 2  
Let them eat cake (competently) - February 1  

Week of January 24 to January 30, 2016

Ridgefield artist Spencer Eldridge exhibits work in Visual Art Exhibit at Danbury City Hall - January 29  
Western student hits half-court shot for $5,000 toward tuition - January 29  
Half-court shot nets WCSU student $5,000 - January 29
Western Connecticut State University is all about the water - January 28  
Climate change lecture series begins Feb. 3 at WCSU - January 28  
WCSU biology professor to present public lectures on climate change - January 28
WCSU Master of Fine Arts Lecture Series set - January 27  
WCSU hosts college theater festival - January 27  
Partnerships place St. Jude students on the scene - January 27  
Film explores rock'n'roll mover/shaker Danny Fields at Bethel Cinema Feb. 3, benefits Neal Adams Bukera scholarship fund - January 27  
WCSU introduces redesigned Master of Health Administration - January 27
Federal grant to WCSU fosters clean water workshops with Danbury middle schools - January 27  
Natural hazards and vulnerabilities public forum notice - January 27
WCSU Master of Fine Arts lecture series set - January 27  
WCSU to host information forum Feb. 1 for 2016 study-abroad program - January 26
WCSU graduate says Konnichiwa from Japanese classroom - January 26  
Snow gives way to stories - January 26  
Hoverboards banned at Danbury's WCSU, other state colleges - January 26  
WCSU graduate says Konnichiwa from Japanese classroom - January 25
WestConn to exhibit iconic photographs - January 24  
Photo exhibit of Beatles' first U.S. tour at WCSU - January 24  

Week of January 17 to January 23, 2016

Report: Schools need broader view of troubled students - January 23  
Snow coming, but totals get downgraded - January 21  
Photo exhibit of Beatles' first U.S. tour at WCSU - January 21  
Western to host 'College Goal Sunday' - January 21
WCSU to present spring semester artist lecture series - January 21
WestConn meteorologist spells out snowfall potential for Danbury - January 21  
WCSU exhibit showcases New Milford photographer's images of the Beatles - January 20  

Week of January 10 to January 16, 2016

WCSU exhibit shares Bill Eppridge's historic photos of Beatles' first week in America - January 15  
CBS This Morning: Saxophonist Jimmy Greene - January 15  

Week of January 3 to January 9, 2016

Dobson leads Western women to win - January 9  
WCSU partners with BI Cares Foundation on cross-sector collaboration - January 8
Bridtter leads Western men to win - January 6  
World's most famous sleuth has mystery to solve in Danbury - January 6  
Eppridge's timeless look at the Fab Four - January 5  
Sandy Hook father's jazz album nominated for two Grammys - January 5  
What would be your planetary message in a bottle? - January 3  

Week of December 27 to January 2, 2016

Stolle leads Western women to win - January 2  
All-British troupe to perform at WCSU - January 2  
Amahl and the Night Visitors - January 1  
WCSU to host 1,200 at Region 1 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival - December 31  
Danbury meteorologist warns of cold temps after record warmth in December - December 31  
Best of region's college theatre to be showcased Jan. 26-31 at WCSU - December 30
Forum: Is your top 10 list likely to be meaningless? - December 28  

Week of December 20 to December 26, 2015

From local to global, climate change crucial - December 26  
Sen. Murphy makes the case for mental health reform in Danbury visit - December 24  
Preview of 'Sherlock Holmes' at Western Connecticut State University - December 23  
WCSU students receive scholarships as Ives Concert Park interns - December 23
Aquila Theatre to perform 'Sherlock Holmes' at WCSU - December 23
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy pushes for mental health reform - December 21  

Week of December 13 to December 19, 2015

Farrington leaves a legacy of progress with Western athletics - December 19  
Sandy Hook victim's father reflects on album that landed him two Grammy nominations - December 18  
Brookfield resident and finance student helps bring home state trophy for WCSU - December 18  
WCSU finance students take home trophy in state competition - December 18
WCSU's M.F.A. writing program to host authors in Danbury - December 18  
WCSU's M.F.A. in writing program to host authors in Danbury - December 18
Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim nominated for Grammy awards - December 17  
Dad of Sandy Hook victim nominated for Grammy - December 17  
Father of Sandy Hook victim nominated for 2 Grammys after channeling grief through music - December 16  
WestConn Christmas tree encourages donations to Danbury food bank - December 15  
Farewell to Farrington - December 14  

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