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NHS senior wins $100,000 scholarship  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Emilia Cuevas was speechless Wednesday when she picked up the phone and learned she'd won a $100,000 college scholarship. Her father ...



Norwalk Police Announce Public Safety Scholarships  Norwalk, CT Patch

Norwalk Police Announce Public Safety Scholarships - Norwalk, CT - Up to four $2500 scholarships may be awarded. Here how you can apply.



Obituary: Catherine Robart, 98, Of Norwalk  Norwalk, CT Patch

Obituary: Catherine Robart, 98, Of Norwalk - Norwalk, CT - She worked for J.& J. Cash Company for 36 years as a weaver and then worked nine years for U.S. ...



Norwalk High Governance Council wants apology from school board chair  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Norwalk High's School Governance Council has joined the local chapter of the NAACP in publicly calling for an apology from Board of Education ...



Norwalk education officials to consider starting schools later  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The Norwalk School District is expected this month to begin formally considering whether to push back middle school and high school start times.



School employee arrested at Norwalk High after threat  WTNH.com

The School Resource Officer assigned to Norwalk High School was alerted to a threat complaint from a school cafeteria worker.



Fire units respond to grease fire at Norwalk High School  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A mid-morning grease fire in the Norwalk High School kitchen drew first responders, altered the school's lunch schedule and resulted in a ...



Norwalk holds off McMahon for 5th straight win in series  CTPost

NORWALK — This year's Norwalk-McMahon football contest had everything a fan could ask for in an annual rivalry game. It had exciting and improbable plays, ...



Parents concerned over quality of replaced Norwalk High School stage  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Repairs done to the Norwalk High School Auditorium stage may not be up to standard, according to some representatives of the school.



Norwalk High School Class of 1968 50th reunion  Thehour.com

Members of the Norwalk High School Class of 1968 including old friends Deborah Gans and Sue Bayes celebrate their 50th reunion Saturday, October 6, 2018, ...



Norwalk High Robotics Club finds a new home, for now  Thehour.com

NORWALK — After a months-long search, the Norwalk High School Robotics Club has found at least a temporary home in East Norwalk, just in time for their ...



SEEN: Norwalk High School senior prom 2018  Thehour.com

Norwalk High School held its senior prom at the Italian Center of Stamford on June 2, 2018. The senior class graduates on June 18. Were you SEEN at prom?



Concerns mount over Norwalk High bathroom shortage  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Norwalk High School parents and students say bathrooms closed as a result of vaping and a lack of security are causing health and safety ...



Norwalk Comes Back For Stunning State Championship Victory  Norwalk, CT Patch

Norwalk Comes Back For Stunning State Title Win - Norwalk, CT - The Bears overcame an early 12-point deficit to capture the Class LL girls basketball title with ...



Norwalk High traffic spilling over at Naramake  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Parents of Naramake Elementary School have been asking education officials to help resolve parking issues they say are exacerbated by ...



Norwalk High School graduation 2018  CT Post

Image 1 of 128. The Norwalk High School class of 2018 graduates during commencement exercises on Monday June 19, 2018 in Norwalk Conn. The Norwalk ...



Norwalk High chemistry teacher finds winning formula  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Norwalk High School teacher Samantha DeMatteo is on a quest to make chemistry less scary, teaching hands-on lessons with real-world ...



Over 400 Class Of 2018 Norwalk High School Students To Graduate  Norwalk, CT Patch

Over 400 Norwalk High School Students To Graduate - Norwalk, CT - Over 400 Norwalk High School students will accept diplomas tonight. List of graduating ...



Norwalk wrestling earns historic win over McMahon  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Victories in high school are nice. Victories that make history are enduring moments that keep on giving. The Norwalk High School wrestling team ...



Norwalk High School Moves Up in Latest Field Hockey Poll  Norwalk, CT Patch

Norwalk Moves Up in Latest Field Hockey Poll - Norwalk, CT - The Bears jumped into the top 10 in the most recent field hockey coaches poll.



Norwalk High School Robotics team searching for place to build, house their robot  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Since the season ended, the Norwalk High School Robotics team's robot has sat in pieces in the garage of Beth Ann and Fred Karlehag.



Norwalk GPA and class rank dispute resolved  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A long-term solution to tensions between Norwalk High School and Norwalk Early College Academy students and parents over GPA calculation ...



Norwalk High Marching Band Wins National Championship: Report  Norwalk, CT Patch

Norwalk Marching Band Wins Championship: Report - Norwalk, CT - The competition marked the band's third championship win since 2014.



Norwalk Early College Academy granted independent status  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The Norwalk Early College Academy has been granted independent school status, just a month after the district filed its application with the state.



Funds move from stalled Jefferson School project to Norwalk High  Thehour.com

NORWALK — In addition to the $6.5 million already pledged, Norwalk High School may receive an additional $5 million for what school officials say are ...



Norwalk school board approves $202 million budget request  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The Board of Education voted Tuesday to advance the 2019-2020 schools budget. The request for $11.6 million increase will now face scrutiny ...



Process to set new Norwalk school start times frustrates parents  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Some parents who attended a school start times focus group at Brien McMahon High School on Monday night said they felt their input wasn't ...



Norwalk High School Governance Council: Awaiting a response from the Board of Education  Thehour.com

Dear Members of the Board of Education,. We are writing in response to statements that were made during the public comment portion of the Board of Education ...



Police, K-9 to conduct safety sweeps at Norwalk schools  Thehour.com

NORWALK — With false alarms and mass shootings on the rise, many students and parents are welcoming the idea of increased police presence and ...



Murray-Leach's foul shots knocks off defending champ Mercy, sends Norwalk to LL semifinals  Gametime CT

NORWALK — The Norwalk girls basketball team has gone through a lot this season, but one place the Bears never found themselves was trailing in the final two ...



McMahon’s new Innovation Lab draws praise from students, teachers  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Last school year, Kevin Felix said he was basically a dropout. “I would go to school and leave first period, or I would either go to school and get ...



Norwalk Cafeteria Worker On Paid Leave After Arrest: Report  Norwalk, CT Patch

Arrested Cafeteria Worker On Paid Leave: Report - Norwalk, CT - Police said the worker is accused of making threatening comments and allegedly had a rifle ...



Norwalk Board of Ed chair urged members not to attend NAACP event  Thehour.com

NORWALK — First there was a heated exchange of words at a September Board of Education meeting between NAACP Norwalk Chapter President Brenda ...



Best Buddies expands to Norwalk middle schools  Thehour.com

NORWALK — When Darius Williams entered his freshman year at Brien McMahon High School in 2014, he joined Best Buddies, an international nonprofit that ...



Burger brouhaha at Norwalk High  Thehour.com

Mouth-watering food photos are a favorite on social media, but a shot of a sorry-looking burger from the Norwalk High cafeteria sparked an outcry online ...



More time at the top of music charts for Norwalk High grad  Thehour.com

NORWALK — For the second time in as many months, Norwalk native and music producer Jameel Roberts has earned a spot at the top of iTunes charts for his ...



Online comments widen rift in Norwalk schools community  Thehour.com

NORWALK — An email by Board of Education member Mike Lyons circulating Monday is not likely to calm tensions between some board members and a ...



School pride keeps Norwalk’s Sferlazza on a different field  Thehour.com

NORWALK — It's never easy to try something new. Norwalk High School senior Julia Sferlazza not only tried something new, but thrived in that new environment ...



Norwalk High grad produces original musical  Thehour.com

NORWALK — At Interlochen Arts Camp in Michigan, composers were sharing their new pieces. Faculty, composers and performers crowded into a room in the ...



Longtime Brien McMahon athletic director to hang up his cleats  Thehour.com

NORWALK — After almost 40 years at Brien McMahon High School, Joe Madaffari is set to retire in June — something school officials are dreading. “People ...



Norwalk schools work toward restorative, rather than punitive, approach to discipline  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The school district is taking steps to rework its policy of discipline to ensure restorative, rather than punitive, measures are taken to better serve ...



Safer ground for Norwalk High athletes  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The Norwalk High School Bears and other athletes using Testa Field will have safer ground to practice and play upon this fall. The Common ...



6-7 people displaced in Norwalk fire  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A fire in an apartment building displaced at most seven people on Sunday morning. Firefighters rushed to Paradiso Street around 9 a.m. after ...



Investigation prompts heavy police presence at Norwalk High School  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Doris Glenn clutched her cellphone while standing across County Street from Norwalk High School on Tuesday morning, anxiously awaiting ...



Norwalk songwriter and producer scores chart-topping hit with Ariana Grande  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Depending on the artist Jameel Roberts is working with, the sessions go differently. He remembered, in 2012, working as a co-writer on his first ...



Norwalk marching bands ready for the season  Thehour.com

NORWALK — High above the Andrews Field blacktop, standing on scaffolding placed on top of a dumpster, was Norwalk High School bandleader Chris Rivera.



Norwalk-McMahon postponed to Friday  Thehour.com

The McMahon-Norwalk high school football game has been postponed to Friday at noon due to the cold weather forecasted. The game will be played at Testa ...



Norwalk elementary school parents have mixed opinions on school start time changes  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Elementary school parents met with school leaders on Monday night at City Hall to discuss the possibility of starting high school class days later ...



Norwalk High School newspaper wins national award  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Many hours go into publishing an issue of The Paw Print at Norwalk High School. Students spend a 90-minute period every other day working on ...



Committee focuses on Norwalk school counselors’ roles  Thehour.com

NORWALK — School district leaders are launching an ambitious K-12 study and redesign of school counseling services that would review and benchmark the ...



Former West Rocks Principal Lynne Moore reassigned as NHS housemaster  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Lynne Moore was removed from her job as West Rocks Middle School principal Thursday and reassigned as one of five house masters at ...



Norwalk’s Bradley happy to accept diving accolades  Thehour.com

NEW CANAAN — To capture a league title and two state diving championships in the same year is a tremendous feat. To perform the trifecta in back-to-back ...



Brien McMahon, Norwalk Fall Sports: Past Titles, 2018 Schedules  Norwalk, CT Patch

BMHS, NHS Fall Sports: Past Titles, 2018 Schedules - Norwalk, CT - A look at the state championship history in fall team sports at Brien McMahon and Norwalk ...



Danbury races past Norwalk with RB Thomas’ help  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Two years ago, Danbury running back Malik Thomas considered himself a soccer player. When a friend of his joked that at 6 feet tall and 200-plus ...



Norwalk artists excel at state level  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Jacob Timchak's award-winning photograph, “Elena,” a black-and-white shot of a young Peruvian girl staring stonily into the camera, was taken ...



Norwalk-born celebrity designer goes from sleeping in his car to outfitting rappers  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Devon Spencer said he was tired Thursday afternoon. He hadn't slept much the night before because he was up late in his Trumbull home, which ...



Hunte, No. 1 Norwalk hold off No. 4 Trumbull, stays unbeaten  The Advocate

NORWALK — Norwalk coach Ricky Fuller has been hounding junior Belinda Hunte all season, trying to help the guard elevate her game. Hunte has gone in ...



Duff admonishes school board chair for NAACP snub  Thehour.com

NORWALK — State Sen. Bob Duff on Thursday issued a strongly worded condemnation of Board of Education Chairman Mike Barbis. Barbis sent an Oct. 5 ...



Balanced approach leads No. 1 Norwalk to first state final since 2000  Gametime CT

Take a look through the box scores for the Norwalk girls basketball team and one thing stands out. Almost every night, a different player is leading the team in ...



Norwalk City Hall cafe serves up student work experience  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Working as a chef has been a longtime goal for 12th-grader Autumn Perry and with the help of a new Norwalk Public Schools culinary program, ...



Norwalk’s SAT scores stumble  Thehour.com

NORWALK — In keeping with statewide trends, math and reading scores for Norwalk public high school juniors took a tumble in 2018, according to ...



High honors for retiring NHS counselor  Thehour.com

NORWALK — For the past 22 years, John O'Donnell has spent much of his time at the college and career center at Norwalk High School. There, the longtime ...



Brien McMahon makes changes to graduation, Norwalk High’s remains same  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Brien McMahon High School's graduation will run differently this year on June 19. Unlike previous years, only ticket-holders will be allowed to ...



Norwalk kicks off spring high school musical season  Thehour.com

NORWALK — A tale of accepting change and another of embracing diversity will take center stage this high school musical season. At Brien McMahon High ...



Numbers dwindle in latest Norwalk High walkout to end gun violence  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The walkout at Norwalk High School Friday morning did not go as Ethan Smyth had planned. He expected hundreds to come out in the ...



Norwalk Early College Academy graduates first class  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Thursday was a big day for Aasim Vhora. In the afternoon, he was one of 12 students who graduated two years early from the Norwalk Early ...



Editorial: Co-valedictorians for Norwalk High best resolution  Thehour.com

Throughout her four years at Norwalk High School, senior Katerina Karaiskos has kept her eye on the prize, as her grade point average attests. Top-ranked ...



3rd annual Norwalk Public Schools STEM Expo  Thehour.com

The 3rd annual citywide Norwalk Public Schools STEM Expo where projects included in this year's Expo were selected from student and classroom work ...



NHS students complain ranking system favors NECA  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Hundreds of students and parents have signed a petition requesting an “equitable” ranking system at Norwalk High School, after some seniors ...



Gun Sound Prompted Alert At Norwalk High School, Police Say  Hartford Courant

The sound of a gun being readied to fire is what sparked an alert at Norwalk High School Tuesday.



Norwalk announces last day of school, graduation dates  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The last day of school is officially slated for June 19, as a result of six snow days in the 2017-18 academic year. The anticipated last day of school ...



Photos: Ludlowe at Norwalk wrestling  Thehour.com

Norwalk's Cesar Rivera, top, defeats Fairfield Ludlowe's Sean Zimmerman in the 138 pound match during a wrestling meet between the two FCIAC schools at ...



Norwalk’s Kevin Bradley repeats as Class LL diving champ  The Advocate

MIDDLETOWN — In diving, the math never lies. Norwalk High School senior Kevin Bradley put the full weight of his extensive diving repertoire on the field of 28 ...



High school start times discussion set Monday in Norwalk  Thehour.com

NORWALK — After two weather cancellations, a high school start times focus group for parents is rescheduled for Monday, March 4, at the Center for Global ...



Greenwich defense shuts out Norwalk  Greenwich Time

NORWALK — Norwalk scored more than 40 points in each of its first three football games, two of which were victories. Yet the Bears couldn't reach the end zone ...



Norwalk High School student gets into 4 Ivy League schools  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Growing up, Chaz Bethel-Brescia wasn't aware that people viewed his family differently until third grade. That's when his peers started to press ...



School board votes to have co-valedictorians for NHS Class of 2018  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Several weeks after nearly 500 people signed a petition calling for an “equitable” system that ranks traditional-track students and Norwalk Early ...



Norwalk High makes upgrades during spring break  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Norwalk High School took advantage of students being on break this week to make major upgrades to the building. Workers removed the wooden ...



Yes, Aquaman and Superman played high school soccer together in Iowa  Des Moines Register

Years before becoming DC stars, Jason Momoa and Brandon Routh shared the field together in Norwalk.



Students want more answers after gun scare at Norwalk High  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Senior Caila Degrandi felt uneasy about going back to Norwalk High School on Wednesday, after students were sheltered in place for several ...



For A Teen With Autism, Being Different Was Seen As Being Dangerous  WNPR News

Owen Lynch likes to keep to himself, even when he's playing a video game against 100 other players. His survival strategy in games is much like his.



Norwalk High School cafe serves up more than soups and salads  Thehour.com

“Get to your stations!” shouts Norwalk High School teacher Margaret Dolan. A waitress runs in and says the science department just arrived.



Marching Bears headed for nationals  Thehour.com

NORWALK — His first time walking onto the field at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., the home of both the New York Giants and Jets, Anthony Alatsas ...



New digital academy accepting all Norwalk students  Thehour.com

NORWALK — So far this school year, Talon Goulart has learned how to edit photos, direct a short film, and design several posters for school events. He honed ...



Norwalk NAACP to protest school board boycott of scholarship dinner  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The local branch of the NAACP plans to speak in protest at Tuesday night's Board of Education meeting about an email chairman Mike Barbis ...



Boys soccer: Westhill holds off Norwalk  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Westhill sophomore goalkeeper Nathanael Aybar wants nothing more than to prove himself to his coach and teammates. On Monday night, in a ...



School district hands out Chromebooks to incoming freshmen  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Two weeks before the start of school, students lined up near the main office at Brien McMahon High School on Wednesday morning.



First competition brings measured success for Norwalk robotics team  Thehour.com

NORWALK — It wasn't the ideal ending the Norwalk Cybears Robotics Team might have wished for, but the final results of the team's first competition this ...



Norwalk schools unveil best student artwork  Thehour.com

NORWALK — First-grader Jameson Booth used crayons to create his recent masterpiece. While the drawing of “Garden People” looks simplistic, the story ...



Papp is Norwalk’s next big man on campus  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Everybody at Norwalk High looks up to Sam Papp, and not just because he stands 6-foot-5 and weighs in at a strong and athletic 255 pounds.



New West Rocks administrators named  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Superintendent of Schools Steven J. Adamowski announced two new administrators for West Rocks Middle Schools, whose embattled former ...



‘Candlelight’ tradition returning to Norwalk High  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Last year, David Gomez sat in the audience for the first time at Norwalk High School's annual Candlelight performance. He was impressed by the ...



FCIAC cheerleading championships  CT Post

Sabastian Longo and the Norwalk High School Co-ed Varsity Cheerleading Squad competes in the 22nd annual FCIAC cheerleading championships on ...



Norwalk high school graduation rates continue improving  Thehour.com

NORWALK — After years of lagging behind, the city's public school district has surpassed the state's high school graduation rate and is continuing to build on ...



Norwalk High senior receives $100,000 scholarship  Thehour.com

NORWALK — Katerina Karaiskos remembers hearing about Kevin Eidt during her freshman year at Norwalk High School, wondering how one person could ...



Boys District Basketball: Cold shooting sinks Vermilion in loss to Norwalk  Chronicle Telegram

Vermilion's Reese Miller, left, and Zach Kovach, center, reach for a rebound against Garrett Chapin of Norwalk on Saturday in the Division II district final in ...



Norwalk High School offers new classes to students  Des Moines Register

Norwalk High School students are learning some important life lessons before they graduate in two new classes offered this year.



Norwalk, McMahon battle to scoreless tie  Thehour.com

NORWALK — The Brien McMahon boys soccer team has made a habit of hitting goal posts this season. The Senators did it again Friday night at Casagrande ...



Obituary: Catherine Backer, 91, Of Norwalk  Norwalk, CT Patch

Obituary: Catherine Backer, 91, Of Norwalk - Norwalk, CT - Mrs. Backer was a life-long Norwalk resident who attended Norwalk High School and later worked at ...



Obituary: Louis Anthony Esposito, 93, Of Norwalk  Norwalk, CT Patch

Obituary: Louis Anthony Esposito, 93, Of Norwalk - Norwalk, CT - We will always think of Lou when we hear a Frank Sinatra melody.



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