Community News For The Windham Edition

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry will present a special performance of “Beauty and the Beast” by Stevens Puppets, will be presented on Sunday, May 22, at 2 p.m. in the Ballard Institute Theater, 1 Royce Circle. Call 860-486-8580 for details.

Student Health Services pharmacist arrested for fraudulent prescriptions

Michael Olzinski, a 46-year-old former UConn pharmacist with Student Health Services, was arrested on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 for fraudulently filling in prescriptions and providing controlled substances to friends and family, according to a police affidavit. A former University of Connecticut pharmacy supervisor for Student Health Services was arrested after he was found to be fraudulently filling in prescriptions and providing controlled substances to friends and family, according to a police affidavit.

Community News For The Manchester Edition

Matt Pyznar knew that, in order to advance to the level of Eagle Scout, he had to complete an Eagle Scout project before his 18th birthday. Oak Grove Nature Center, 269 Oak Grove St., was in need of trail rejuvenation.

Community News For The Windham Edition

The Performing Arts Department at ECSU held a faculty recital with music faculty members Emily Riggs and David Ballena recently in the FAIC Concert Hall. Pictured are: Riggs, soprano, and Ballena, piano, performed with guest cellist Marlene Ballena, in a recital of music from the Romantic Period.

Connecticut Has Some Odd Street Names

The online site OnlyInYourState.com has selected a dozen streets in the Nutmeg State with unusual, bizarre or even ironic names. The online site OnlyInYourState.com recently posted a list of a dozen “crazy street names in Connecticut that will leave you baffled.”

House Fire Out In Bolton

The fire, which burned in a ranch-style home at 93 Tolland Road, started on the back porch and spread through the rear of the home, Fire Marshal Raymond Walker said. The fire was extinguished by 11:50 a.m. Firefighters from Bolton, Manchester, North Coventry and Tolland were at the scene.

New Britain, Bristol Students Among Those Eligible for Robert T. Kenney Scholarships

The American Savings Foundation is offering $750,000 through approximately 400 scholarships for students in the 2016-17 academic year. “This scholarship is renewable, so most of our scholars receive support from the foundation for all four years of college,” Maria Falvo, president and chief executive officer of the American Savings Foundation, said in a statement.

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