Here's what made news this week:
In Stamford, hundreds honored the City's 2012 Citizen of the Year, Jami Sherwood. Sherwood was recognized Tuesday for her dedication to the community. Her volunteer work can be seen at some of Stamford's biggest events. Like Alive at 5, the UBS Parade Spectacular, and Curtain Call's Dancing with the Stars.
Tuesday was Teacher Appreciation Day. Greenwich showed six teachers how much their work is appreciated. The educators were presented with distinguished teachers awards, for going above and beyond in their classrooms.
And In Norwalk, Columbus Magnet students were on a mission to space. The fifth grade astronauts took off Thursday, to spend 24 hrs in their shuttle - really their computer lab. It's part of the school's young astronauts program that teaches teamwork, and gives students a full space experience.