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The Connecticut Radio Information System (CRIS), is Connecticut's only radio reading service. CRIS broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from regional satellite studios in Danbury, Norwich, Trumbull, West Haven, and our broadcast center in Windsor. Read More...
Dining & Dancing in the Dark 2017: Guest Reservations and Sponsorship information available
You had a blast last year, or you've really been meaning to come to the Bond Hotel and be a part of it. Don't put it off. Reserve your seats now and assure your spot at Hartford's most glamorous fundraising event. It's intimate, it's rowdy and it supports Connecticut's only radio reading service for people who are blind.
Dining and Dancing in the Dark will be held April 29, 2017, 5:30-10:30. Looking forward to seeing you there.
Click HERE for more information and to reserve your seats.
CRIS is excited to announce the launch of our new website. While you may not notice a big difference, we hope that it improves your online CRIS experience.
Our primary goal with our new website was to improve accessibility for people with disabilities, including those who are blind and have low vision, deafness and hearing loss, learning disabilities, cognitive limitations, limited movement, speech disabilities, photo-sensitivity and combinations of various disabilities.
Melissa Hickey, formerly of Hartford schools, brings A-game everyday
Melissa Hickey, formerly of Hartford schools and now with the state of CT Dept of Education, was named the CRIS Radio Educator of the Year for 2016.
CRIS event topic on SportsCenter: April 2016
World War I Archives Made Accessible with Audio Recordings
CRIS is excited to announce the release of updated app for Android devices (2.0) and, finally, our brand new app for for iPhones and iPads (beta) that will give listeners a quick and easy way to take CRIS along. The application will allow you to get reminders when your favorite show is coming up, and it includes a program schedule. And of course, the CRIS mobile app works with your device’s voice-over accessibility option, delivering the text displayed on your screen to you audibly.