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Mixed Results For Danbury Students On First Common Core Tests

Mixed Results For Danbury Students On First Common Core Tests

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The first results are in from the new standardized Smarter Balanced Assessment taken in the spring by students across Connecticut, and the numbers vary widely from town to town. 

Fewer than 40 percent of students statewide earned a passing grade in math, which was below t...

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United Way's Back-To-School Drive Delivers Supplies To Danbury Families

United Way's Back-To-School Drive Delivers Supplies To Danbury Families

DANBURY, Conn. — United Way of Western Connecticut sponsored three successful Back to School Drives this month, to support families in greater Danbury, greater New Milford, and the City o...

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Animal Rights Champion Jane Goodall To Speak At Danbury's WCSU

Animal Rights Champion Jane Goodall To Speak At Danbury's WCSU

DANBURY, CONN. -- As the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, Jane Goodall has focused her life’s work on primates. But also being a champion of conservation and animal welfare issues...

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Danbury's Octagon House Inspires WCSU Library Exhibit

Danbury's Octagon House Inspires WCSU Library Exhibit

DANBURY, Conn. — The city of Danbury’s quest to preserve a singular architectural landmark of the city’s mid-19th century history will be celebrated when Western Connecticut State Univers...

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New Fairfield University Mascot Prepares For Game Day Debut

New Fairfield University Mascot Prepares For Game Day Debut

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Lucas the Stag is going to have quite the birthday present. Next month, the Fairfield University mascot is going to throw the first pitch at the Sept. 16 Mets game — t...

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