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Dec
04

WQTQ Hosts Annual Toy Drive on Dec. 7

For more than two decades, WQTQ FM Radio has been hosting an annual Children’s Toy Drive during the holiday season. This year, on Saturday, Dec. 7, the toy drive will be held at Weaver High School, from 10 am to 2 pm. (The snow date is Saturday, Dec. 14.) Donations can take the form of […]

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Dec
04

WQTQ Now Offers Online Streaming

WQTQ “Qute” 89.9 FM, which has operated from Weaver High School for nearly 50 years, recently started online streaming from its new website at www.wqtq.fm. In late November, the station started streaming online for the first time. Listeners can now tune in from any device, anywhere. This will allow the station to reach far beyond […]

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Dec
03

Burns Latino Studies Academy 3rd Grade Students Lead Book-House Project

On Friday, November 22nd, 3rd grade Burns Latino Studies Academy student, Scarlet was very happy.  Her vision had come to fruition; the Neighborhood Book-House she and her classmates ideated, advocated for, and designed was finally installed outside of their school. Ms. McGill’s 3rd grade class at Burns Latino Studies Academy loves reading and they wanted […]

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Dec
01

Families: CT Healthcare Plan Open Enrollment Ends December 15th

At Access Health Connecticut (AHCT), Individuals, Families & Small Businesses can shop, compare and enroll in quality healthcare plans from brand-name insurance companies. And it’s the only place where you could qualify for financial help, to lower your costs. Open Enrollment ends December 15, 2019. Click here to learn more: https://www.accesshealthct.com/AHCT/LandingPageCTHIX AHCT is Connecticut’s official health […]

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Nov
30

Wilson-Gray YMCA Youth & Family Center Announces Opening of Teen Tech Center

The Wilson-Gray YMCA Youth & Family Center is proud to announce the debut, in collaboration with Best Buy and The Clubhouse Network, of Connecticut’s first ever Best Buy Teen Tech Center. Our center, located at 444 Albany Avenue, includes technology and multimedia for music and video production; interactive programming; digital photography; graphic design; digital animation; and so […]

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28

SparkHart CT Hackathon for Middle & High School Boys & Girls!

Calling all youth in 8th-12th grade in the Greater Hartford region! Join us for a two day program (on 12/14 – 15) built to spark students creativity and build something that improves the lives of others! A hackathon is an event where individuals come together to code and “hack” a technical project. During SparkHartCT students […]

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Nov
28

Family Code Night (Grades K-5) on December 11th!

Hartford children grades K-5 and their parents or guardians are invited to “Family Code Night,” the delightful free event at which kids and their parents or guardians pair up to do their first hour of coding, together! It’s a fun self-paced introduction to computer programming — and no tech background or coding experience is required. Playing puzzles from Code.org, […]

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