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Norah Dreher, 8, shows Melissa Costanzo her washable marker experiment. Dreher used five different brands of washable markers to make drawings and see which ones actually washed out, as promised. The t-shirt with Elmers Paintastics, shown here, never washed out. Others disappeared after the first cycle. “I love art and I like drawing,” Dreher said.

Little Einsteins

PROSPECT – Third graders at Algonquin Elementary School reaped the fruits of two months experimentation at the school’s 16th annual science fair. About 110 students from five classrooms presented their…

From left, Elner Morrell, Connecticut Community Foundation grants committee volunteer, Josh Carey, Conn. Community Foundation program officer, Allison Sirowich, Parks and Recreation commissioner, Erin Schwarz, town clerk, and Joe Rodorigo, Parks and Recreation commissioner pose with a giant check.

Grant brings hands-on science program to Region 16 schools

BEACON FALLS – The Parks and Recreation Commission secured a $4,000 grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation to bring Eli Whitney technical workshops to Beacon Falls students. The money will…