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Guilford High to hold program on concussions By Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff Jan. 31, 2008 GUILFORD — With awareness of the long-term problems that head injuries can cause student-athletes on the rise, Guilford High School will hold a concussion management program tonight. The event is primarily aimed at parents, Athletic Director Chip Dorwin said, … Continue reading

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Guilford grade school pupil disciplined after bomb note By Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff Jan. 30, 2008 GUILFORD — A Melissa Jones School student will be disciplined after the student left a note on a school bus that mentioned a bomb. The bus driver found several notes, which also included what school officials called inappropriate … Continue reading

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Rail station parking plan delayed By Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff Jan. 30, 2008 GUILFORD — Despite an overflowing parking lot at the town’s Shore Line East train station, funding for the construction of additional parking areas has been delayed until at least 2009, according to town officials and the South Central Connecticut Regional Council … Continue reading

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School district, teachers in arbitration over contract By Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff Jan. 25, 2008 NORTH BRANFORD — The school district and the North Branford Federation of Teachers have been unable to reach an agreement on a new contract and are in arbitration, Superintendent Robert Wolfe said this week. The teachers’ contract expires June … Continue reading

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Polling Institute gives Quinnipiac a national face By Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff Jan. 21, 2008 HAMDEN — Quinnipiac University political science professor Scott McLean winced when he watched MSNBC-TV host Chris Matthews criticize polling firms — citing Quinnipiac’s by name — for getting it wrong in New Hampshire. Plenty of pollsters lost credibility for … Continue reading