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Tattoos Have Been Around A Lot Longer Than We Thought

An Egyptian mummy discovered 100 years ago, appeared to have a dark smudge on his arm. Preserved by the dry desert air, it still wasn't clear exactly what the smudge was. However, recent infrared examination at the British Museum, where the mummy is housed, showed the smudges were actually the...
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PillowTalk: First Date In Depth In 2008

David and Melissa met at Simsbury High School. Things got a little more serious when they went on their first date in 2008. They met for coffee at Starbucks. According to David, they were very specific from the very beginning as to what they were looking for in a husband, wife or life partner. They...
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You Could Be Flushing The Fuel Of The Future Right Down The Toilet

Forget about solar energy and wind turbines, used toilet paper could be powering your home if Dutch scientists have their way. Researchers from the University of the Netherlands and the University of Amsterdam are looking into that very possibility. One researcher says the basic technology is...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut July 17th, 2018

Did you know that Connecticut is known as Aerospace Alley? It’s true. Connecticut is known around the world for Pratt & Whitney jet engines, Sikorsky helicopters, and all the contributions companies like Kaman and U-T-C make to our space program.But in aerospace circles, Connecticut is also...
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Our List Of Best Hot Dogs In Ct.

Yep, National Hot Dog Month according to Yelp. Right at the top of the list, in at a dead tie with 4 and half stars is Rileys Hot Dog and Burger Gourmet and Sahadi's Hottie's both in New Brittian. The list goes on to boast great red hots with 4 star ratings such as: Capitol Lunch (also in New...
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PillowTalk: How Cute Is This?

What a hoot! I can only imagine the joy and surprise of a six year old young lady getting a birthday love dedication on the radio! The reaction of a six year old hearing my voice say " Happy Birthday Janiyah from Waterbury from your Uncle Jeff in Middletown. Your uncle hopes you have the best...
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What Once Was Old Is New Again For Paul Simon

When Paul Simon was considering material for his newest album In The Blue Light , scheduled to be released on September 7th, he decided to look at his own past. Going back as far as 1973's Here Comes Rhymin' Simon , to his more recent So Beautiful Or So What from 2011, Simon went for songs that he...
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PillowTalk: Top Summer Love Songs 10 Years Ago

Depending upon the stage of life you're in or what's happening in your life, it may seem like only yesterday or it may seem like 10 summers ago. In the summer of 2008, Bill Gates stepped down as head of Microsoft to concentrate his efforts on the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The Boston...
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WATCH: Taylor Swift Gets Stuck Above The Crowd

While performing her hit song " Delicate " during her Reputation Tour in Philadelphia Saturday (7/14) night, a malfunction left Taylor Swift stranded in her sparkly basket above the crowd at Lincoln Financial Field . During the song, she finally relented, "I'm pretty sure I'm stuck up here. It's a...
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Dr. Ducharme’s Blog July 16, 2018 International Relations

The world continues to be chaotic. Politicians here and abroad have difficulty getting along. Always, it seems, there is another scandal. But, I promise this column is not about politics. It is about people…what I believe to be the inherent good in people and their ability to get along well when...
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