Week of October 15 to October 21, 2017

Public invited to International Education Week events at WCSU - October 21  
Newtown Forward presents free screening of 'A Plastic Ocean' at WCSU - October 21  
Big wins in football, soccer, field hockey - October 21  
Teetering near drought, rain, snowfall to save Danbury - October 20  
Public invited to International Education Week events at WCSU - October 20
WestConn expanding in-state tuition to students from NY, NJ, Puerto Rico - October 20  
N.Y., N.J. students will pay in-state tuition next year at WCSU - October 19  
In-state college tuition programs expanded - October 19  
Macricostas lectures bring immigration and Greek history to WCSU - October 19
WCSU invites proposals for exhibitions at university Art Gallery - October 18
New Career Success Center helps WCSU students become career-ready - October 17  
Shakespeare to be staged two ways by WCSU Department of Theatre Arts this month - October 17
New Career Success Center helps WCSU students become career-ready - October 17
WCSU's Jane Goodall Center invites public to help prep university's Permaculture Garden - October 16  
Esty hears LGBTQ+ stories, shares her family's own - October 16  
Jane Goodall Center invites public to help prep university's Permaculture Garden - October 16

Week of October 8 to October 14, 2017

Women's soccer team remains unbeaten - October 14  
Colonials get defensive in win over Mass. Maritime - October 14  
Preview of 'Love Wins - A Celebration of Music' at WCSU - October 14  
Danbury bucks trend toward income inequality - October 14  
Public invited to observe, participate in cider-making at WCSU - October 13  
Public invited to observe, participate in cider-making at WCSU - October 13
WCSU Minorities in Medicine Club to host motivational speaker - October 12
Western Connecticut State University may offer in-state tuition to New York, New Jersey students - October 11  
Western women's soccer team ranked 25th in Division III poll - October 11  
Former Western star Teel to be inducted into Connecticut Women's Basketball Hall of Fame - October 11  
Ridgefield and WCSU prevention campaign gets EPA funding - October 10  

Week of October 1 to October 7, 2017

WCSU hosts discussion, online exhibit about advertising influences during World War II - October 6  
Yamaha honors percussion educator David Smith with Yamaha Legacy in Education Award - October 6  
Danbury students learn about Still River in outdoor classroom - October 5  
WCSU and Ridgefield Health Department receive EPA grant to educate communities about tick management - October 5  
WCSU hosts discussion, online exhibit about advertising influences during World War II - October 5
WCSU & Ridgefield Health Dept receive EPA grant for tick management - October 4  
WCSU and Ridgefield Health Department receive EPA grant to educate communities about tick management - October 4
Expert explains why stressed spelled backwards is desserts - October 3  
WCSU to screen The Central Park Five on October 5 - October 3  
WCSU to host screening, discussion of 'The Central Park Five' - October 2  
WCSU to host screening, discussion of 'The Central Park Five' - October 2

Week of September 24 to September 30, 2017

Dr. Brian Luke Seaward: Noted stress, wellness expert to speak at WCSU in Danbury - September 30  
West Conn hosts Run or Dye on Sunday - September 28  
Amazon indigenous tribes expert to speak at WCSU - September 28
Western women's soccer remains undefeated - September 27  
Stress management & wellness expert Brian Luke Seaward to appear at WCSU on Oct. 18 - September 27  
Stress management and wellness expert Seaward to appear at WCSU - September 27
Federal grant allows WCSU to expand crisis training - September 26  
Federal grant allows WCSU to expand crisis training - September 26  
Federal grant allows WCSU to expand crisis training - September 26
Art Smart: Exhibits In Connecticut - September 26  
In New York City, gun cases fuel growing, unregulated DNA database - September 25  
Sorice nets game-winner for unbeaten women's soccer team - September 25  
Brookfield Craft Center celebrates 65 years - September 24  

Week of September 17 to September 23, 2017

Women's soccer team improves to 8-0 - September 23  
Western football team rallies past Salve Regina - September 23  
Western Connecticut State University receives federal mental health funding - September 22  
West Conn receives grant for mental health - September 22  
In a divided US, political protest becomes an employment issue - September 21  
Goalkeeper Lainchbury notches first career win - September 21  
WCSU reschedules free Google workshop - September 21  
Google comes to WestConn - September 21
WCSU panelists to discuss Trump administration decision to rescind DACA and its impact - September 20  
Discussing Dreamers after Trump's DACA decision at Danbury's WCSU - September 20  
'Sip & Sketch' evening at WCSU pairs art with wine & refreshments - September 20
WCSU to present forum on 'DACA, Dreamers and Deportation' - September 20
Narcan to be available on all Connecticut state college campuses - September 20  
Colleges push back against state budget - September 19  
Rockettes, ice cream to celebrate the Ana Grace Project - September 19  
Fitchburg State suffers tough-luck loss to Western Connecticut - September 19  
WCSU students' murals create a children's playhouse for all seasons - September 18
Fall foliage in Central Connecticut expected to peak in late October - September 18  
Blue-green algae blooms plague Housatonic, while Candlewood sees relief - September 18  

Week of September 10 to September 16, 2017

Downtown Danbury seeks to make a good first impression - September 16  
It's never too early to teach kids to be responsible with money - September 16  
Big wins for Colonial soccer teams - September 16  
Western holds off Plymouth State in football showdown - September 16  
WCSU offers events to celebrate Hispanic-Latino Heritage Month - September 15
Stellar views of the stars from WCSU's observatory in Danbury - September 15  
Field of Flags: WestConn honors 7K service members killed in War on Terror - September 13  
Swift congressional action on gangs, slow response on Dreamers - September 13  
Former Newtown High, WCSU quarterback Arndt signs with Ottawa of CFL - September 13  
Field of Flags: WestConn honors 7K service members killed in War on Terror - September 13  
WCSU Observatory to offer planetarium shows, sky viewings - September 13
Alternatives: Entomologists who use their hard-earned research skills in non-research careers - September 12  
Bethel students pick their path - September 11  
Daniels' goal lifts unbeaten Western women to soccer victory - September 11  
WCSU to present fall semester M.F.A. artist lecture series - September 11
Undocumented but determined: Twins seek path to a Dream - September 10  
The learning curve at the Capitol - September 10  

Week of September 3 to September 9, 2017

Connecticut state colleges to install solar energy systems - September 9  
Colonials win overtime field hockey thriller - September 9  
WCSU Institute for Holistic Health Studies announces Wellness Wednesday workshops - September 8  
WCSU Institute for Holistic Health Studies announces Wellness Wednesday workshops - September 8  
Utah nurse arrest: Why cops need to know the law before they act - September 8  
Big day for Allers family - September 8  
WCSU Institute for Holistic Health Studies announces Wellness Wednesday workshops, more - September 8
WCSU Police hold cancer fundraiser in memory of lost colleagues - September 7  
Walk to End Alzheimer's to be held in Danbury on Sunday - September 7  
Brower, Matthews lead Western field hockey to win - September 7  
WCSU Police hold cancer fundraiser in memory of lost colleagues - September 7
History professor to give patriotism talk at Redding Library - September 6  
Dreamer sisters press the issue - September 6  
Women's soccer team wins on Hellman's OT goal - September 6  
Carp eating invasive weeds in Candlewood Lake: Report - September 5  
In Greater New Haven, many decry the dismantling of DACA - September 5  
DACA decisions prompts backlash in Danbury area - September 5  
Men's soccer team notches first win - September 5  
Most Connecticut 4-year colleges, universities no longer require SAT, ACT scores - September 4  
Western football team wins a wild one - September 4  
Another shutout for Western women's soccer team - September 4  

Week of August 27 to September 2, 2017

Candlewood survey shows carp doing the job on invasive weeds - September 2  
Meditation marathon at Danbury's WCSU - September 1  
Western women blank RPI in soccer opener - September 1  
When moderates ruled: A history of the U.S. Constitution at WCSU - August 30  
WCSU to present Meditation: Multicultural Perspectives program - August 30  
When moderates ruled: A history of the U.S. Constitution at WCSU - August 30
WCSU to present 'Meditation: Multicultural Perspectives' program - August 30
Caribbean Cultural Jerk Food Festival, Sept. 3 - August 29  
Connecticut On Tap in Danbury on September 23 - August 29  
High hopes for Western women's tennis team this season - August 29  
Championship expectations once again for Western women's soccer team - August 28  
Young Western field hockey team relishes underdog role - August 28  

Week of August 20 to August 26, 2017

Western men's soccer team hungry for success - August 25  
We've come a long way: Coaches, administrators reflect on Title IX - August 25  
American Dream Awards to honor Danbury-area immigrants - August 24  
WCSU dorm gets a $15 million renovation; opens Friday for moving-in day - August 24  
Changing of the guard for Western volleyball team - August 24  
WCSU professor Don Gagnon receives Provost's Award for Teaching - August 23  
America's most popular statues - August 23  
Property Rounds: Universities expand on-campus housing - August 23  
Man dies of tick-borne illness - August 22  
The Top Ten Most Underrated College Theatre Programs for 2017 - North East Region - August 21  
Interns to present results of Candlewood carp program - August 20  

Week of August 13 to August 19, 2017

Western football team looking to build off last season's late surge - August 17  
Sip and Sketch series program planned at WCSU - August 17  
Tick numbers surge as expected in New Canaan - August 16  
Forever Grateful Music Festival returns to Ives Concert Park in Danbury - August 15  
Connecticut 'Dreamers' march in D.C. to support immigration - August 15  
Danbury's teacher of the year started her career in pharmaceuticals - August 15  
TargetX recognizes three institutions with X Awards for reimagining the student experience - August 14  
Sip and Sketch at WCSU pairs art and wine - August 14  
Danbury 2017-18 Teacher of the Year loves science - August 14  
Sip and Sketch evening at WCSU pairs art with wine and refreshments - August 14
Danbury filmmaker revives his 25-year-old comedy - August 13  

Week of August 6 to August 12, 2017

Danbury nonprofit to celebrate with Mentor Mash - August 11  

Week of July 30 to August 5, 2017

Happy Together Tour celebrates iconic music from the '60s, '70s and beyond at Ives Concert Park - August 3  
Samantha Feliciano reaches finals of Hartford Emerging Jazz Artist Showcase Competition - August 3  
WCSU vocalist Samantha Feliciano competes in Jazz Artist Showcase - August 2
Danbury firefighters, National Guard participate in hazmat drill - August 2  

Week of July 23 to July 29, 2017

WestConn Women's Basketball wins in the classroom - July 28  
Ives Concert Park closes out July with tribute concert, ballet performance - July 27
WestConn Women's Basketball wins in the classroom - July 27  
WestConn Women's Basketball wins in the classroom - July 27  
Google comes to Danbury on August 31 - July 27  
Western's women's basketball team ranked No. 9 nationally in Academic Honor Roll - July 27  
WestConn Women's Basketball wins in the classroom - July 26
Google comes to WestConn - July 24
Connecticut Ballet to perform in Danbury on Sunday - July 24  
Google comes to WestConn - July 24  
Thousands attend sixth annual reggae festival in Danbury - July 23  

Week of July 16 to July 22, 2017

MFA program to present distinguished author readings - July 20
WCSU MFA program to present distinguished author readings - July 20  
Free literary readings in August at WCSU - July 20  
WCSU exhibition this fall to feature works by Connecticut illustrators - July 19
'Brews & BBQ' festival takes place at Ives Concert Park; Spin Doctors headline - July 16  

Week of July 9 to July 15, 2017

Connecticut public colleges extend in-state tuition to border students - July 15  
WCSU alumnus' story becomes award-winning feature film - July 12
Western Connecticut State University professor pens book on compassion - July 12  
WCSU alumnus' story becomes award-winning feature film - July 12  
State colleges, universities working together to promote innovation - July 12  
WCSU STEM program alumna earns award in recycling competition - July 11
WCSU STEM program alumna earns award in recycling competition - July 11  

Week of July 2 to July 8, 2017

WestConn grad awarded Fulbright - July 8  
Sandy Hook mom featured on GoFundMe recognition - July 4  
WCSU adds Arabic to its foreign language course offerings - July 3  

Week of June 25 to July 1, 2017

Two-day summer art program at WCSU - June 30  
Mother of Sandy Hook victim chooses love over blame - June 28  
Mother of Sandy Hook victim launches 'choose love' program to teach compassion - June 27  

Week of June 18 to June 24, 2017

Westerners Charity Golf Classic set for July 21 - June 24  
Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot plays Ives Concert Park - June 21  
WCSU: This year worst on record for ticks - June 21  
Farmers market on the move - June 21  
WCSU researchers see sharp increase in deer ticks - June 20  
WCSU lab records highest level of deer ticks - June 20  
Connecticut tick populations are at an all time high - June 20  
New research shows an uptick in ticks in Connecticut - June 20  

Week of June 11 to June 17, 2017

Candlewood Lake Authority, public laud departing executive director - June 15  
Tracking transfer in Connecticut - June 15  
WestConn's Baldelli battles back on lacrosse field - June 14  
Awards pile up for WCSU athletes this spring - June 13  
Mockstock tribute band festival coming to Ives Concert Park - June 13  
Whose vision of America won out -- Hamilton's or Jefferson's? - June 12  
Beres Hammond headlines Westside Reggae Festival - June 12  
ARC to honor WCSU professor - June 11  

Week of June 4 to June 10, 2017

State to Danbury: tell us how to make I-84 better - June 9  
Marsicano leaving CLA for consulting company - June 9  

Week of May 28 to June 3, 2017

Health District already seeing massive jump in ticks for testing - June 2  
'Finding Our Way' STEM program hosts Open House - June 2  
Sketching while drinking in Danbury - June 1  
Ticked Off - June 1
WCSU Summer Field School digging up (really old) dirt - May 31  
Educators work to steer more females to STEM careers - May 30  
Ledyard senior 'superstar' takes to the stage - May 30  
Documentary tells 'Family Mission' of fallen soldier from New Fairfield - May 29  

Week of May 21 to May 27, 2017

Wilton Library hosts author talk on Thomas Jefferson - May 27  
Summer Art Workshop at WCSU - May 27  
WCSU announces MFA Thesis Exhibit at Blue Mountain Art Gallery - May 27  
Sip and Sketch event comes to WestConn in Danbury - May 25  
DSABC celebrates caring mentors, thriving students, lasting connections - May 25  
Friends of the Ives to host weekend art & crafts fest - May 25  
Juried Fine Art and Crafts show at Ives Concert Park features local talent - May 24
Juried Fine Art and Crafts show at Ives Concert Park features local talent - May 24  
Bethel Artist Featured in Juried Fine Art and Crafts Show at Ives Concert Park - May 24  
HRBooks review: Revolutionary concepts revealed in 'Thomas Jefferson - Revolutionary: A Radical's Struggle to Remake America' - May 23  
Danbury makes case for innovation grant money - May 23  
Brian Setzer brings 'Rockabilly Riot!' to Danbury - May 23  
Western graduation 2017 - May 21  
Brush fire in Kent extinguised after growing to nearly 200 acres - May 21  

Week of May 14 to May 20, 2017

Watch this woman get a gross tick out of her arm, but DON'T try this at home - May 18  
The joint's jumpin' this summer at the Ives Concert Park - May 18  
WCSU prepares for 2017 commencement exercises - May 18
This is the only thing you should do if a tick lands on you - May 18  
Experts TICKed off at viral video of a woman putting peppermint oil on parasite because it could give you deadly Lyme disease - May 18  
Support for "Dreamers" aid still falling short - May 18  
Western M.F.A. graduates to exhibit works at New York gallery - May 17
Kukk to sign books at Makery - May 17  
What does the Constitution say about the rights of law enforcement to obtain private data? - May 16  
Patriot concert to salute those who served - May 16  
WCSU ranks No. 5 among online Applied Behavior Analysis programs - May 16  
WCSU 'Finding Our Way' alumna wins at CT Science Fair - May 15  

Week of May 7 to May 13, 2017

New Milford's Carey leaves mark after stellar WestConn career - May 13  
Local coyotes are part wolf and dog - May 13  
Talking all things TICKS! - May 12  
New research says that despite invasives, Candlewood Lake water is getting cleaner - May 12  
MFA in Creative and Professional Writing program opens fourth Housatonic Book Awards nomination period - May 11
Carmel football player commits to Western Connecticut - May 11  
Local middle schoolers get a head start in STEM at WCSU - May 11  
Bad weather on weekend radar cancels Danbury BBQ event - May 11  
WCSU Finding Our Way alumna wins at CT Science Fair - May 11  
Saturday's Brews and BBQ Festival postponed to July 22 - May 10  
Local middle schoolers get a head start in STEM at WCSU - May 10
WCSU 'Finding Our Way' alumna wins at CT science fair - May 10
Teaching led Allison Vas from WestConn to a Fulbright scholarship - May 9  
Painter Christine Hartman offers WCSU Summer Art Workshop - May 9
Teaching led Allison Vas from WestConn to a Fulbright scholarship - May 9
Spreading the word: WCSU professor facilitates public discourse, awareness of climate change - May 8  
WCSU's theater program earns national accreditation - May 8  
WCSU earns National Association of Schools of Theatre accreditation - May 8
Spin Doctors headline 'Brews & BBQ' festival at Danbury's Ives Concert Park - May 8  
Final bow for longtime symphony percussionist David Smith of WCSU - May 7  

Week of April 30 to May 6, 2017

Blumenthal holds wide-ranging Town Hall in Danbury - May 6  
WCSU collaborates with Danbury schools on climate change curriculum - May 5  
Two Danbury women aiming for med school earn top academic award at WestConn - May 5  
Shelter Rock students learn meteorology from college mentors, WCSU professors - May 4  
WCSU students receive leadership award - May 3  
WCSU students receive Henry Barnard Distinguished Award - May 3
WCSU's Hegel-Cantarella wins teaching awards - May 3
WCSU picks up 11 Kennedy Center Awards - May 3  
Blumenthal to talk immigration, health care at Danbury town hall meeting - May 2  
WCSU picks up 11 Kennedy Center Awards - May 2  
WCSU's Monette wins Research Award - May 2  
WCSU's Monette wins research award - May 2
WCSU picks up 11 Kennedy Center awards - May 2
Media Arts Film Festival May 3 at WCSU - April 30  

Week of April 23 to April 29, 2017

Students remember fallen law enforcement officers at WCSU - April 28  
Ridgefield Library hosts Lyme awareness and prevention programs in May - April 28  
WCSU to host Media Arts Film Festival black-tie event - April 28
WCSU Justice and Law Society to unveil Law Enforcement Memory Garden - April 27  
WCSU Justice and Law Society to unveil Law Enforcement Memory Garden - April 27
Danbury among finalists for Innovation Grant - April 27  
Reading Room: 'Compassionate Achiever' and 'Incendiary' - April 26  
New York Times bestselling author set for booksigning - April 26  
Unions push for tuition aid for 'Dreamers' - April 26  
Saccary's photographs featured at WestConn exhibit - April 26  
WCSU chemistry students present research at national conference - April 24
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  
Annual Lyme Connection patient conference & health fair on May 18 - April 18  
GOP target Esty out-raises Connecticut colleagues - April 18  
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  
Men's lacrosse team tops Dean - April 12  
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  
Did you know WCSU offers Arabic language courses? - April 10
Compassion - World Changing Power - April 10  
Review: 'Violet' by Western CT State University Department of Theatre Arts - April 9  

Week of April 2 to April 8, 2017

WCSU Hosts Health, Fitness and Wellness Fair - April 8  
Candlewood carp are eating milfoil as hoped, report says - April 7  
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  
Innovative women retailers featured on WCSU entrepreneurial panel - April 4
WCSU showcases student projects at Western Research Day - April 4
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

Shaping up to be a bad season for ticks - March 25  
Newtown artist among those featured in upcoming WCSU Thesis Exhibition - March 25  
Baseball scoreboard dedicated to star athlete killed in crash - March 24  
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  
Public hearing for Danbury Innovation Places Grant - March 20  
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  
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  

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