Wallingford is working with police in a different way. It's just a different way of handling it to meet the needs of the community and addressing the fact of the financial matters and the capacity matters.
Middlesex Community College and the Wallingford schools are working together to offer recent high school graduates a year-long course to help decide what they want to pursue in college or as a career
Board of Education Chairwoman Roxane McKay said Friday that she's read each of the students' updates posted on Myrecordjournal.com.
"It's clear their experiences have been phenomenal and that it's proving to be exactly what it's expected to be for these kids," she said. "I would imagine this group is going to come back having a very special bond from this experience."