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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut August 21st 2018

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD ABOUT CONNECTICUT IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Vernon Manor Nowadays it seems that everyone is connected to their smartphones, from kids to great-grandparents. But what about people who are visually impaired or blind? Did you know there are more than seven million people with poor...
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The "Most Beautiful Place" In Connecticut

Recently, Conde Naste Traveler decided to list the most beautiful place in each of the 50 states. Granted there are a bunch of lovely locations here in Connecticut , but the one they determined to be the "most" beautiful lies in the western part of the state, in the Litchfield County town of Kent...
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Dr. Ducharme’s Blog: Managing Chronic Pain August 20, 2018

Pain is an all-too-familiar problem and the most common reason people see a physician. At least 100 million adults in the United States suffer from chronic pain, according to the Institute of Medicine. Pain actually serves an important purpose. It alerts us to injuries such as a sprained ankle or...
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Spotlite: AIDS Connecticut (ACT)

Latoya Taylor from AIDS CT. AIDS Connecticut (ACT), in partnership with its member agencies discussed improving the lives of people impacted by HIV through care and supportive services, housing, advocacy and prevention.
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Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch

Welcome to the Companions and Homemakers Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch! This weekend on the "Brunch" we have an incredible concert prize pack for one lucky listener! Tune in between 8am and noon for your chance to win a pair of tickets to attend each of the four, Fall Jazz series concerts at...
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Sales Tax Free Week Starts Sunday

This Sunday (8/19) here in Connecticut , the annual suspension of the state's sales tax on clothing and footwear begins! This will be the 18th year the state has eliminated the 6.35% sales tax on most clothing and shoes priced under $100. You can take advantage of this through Saturday, August 25th...
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Come Get Your Lobster August 17, 18 & 19

There is something about it. When you see those signs as you are driving along Route 44 or 202 in the Farmington Valley. Like the food itself, It's a comfort to know that It's Lobster Fest Time! It seems to come with almost the same regularity as daylight saving time. This year it's the 38th Annual...
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Adidas To Use Only Recycled Plastic

Adidas is making an environmentally friendly pledge! The German shoe-maker says it is committed to using only recycled plastic in their products. In a statement, the company said that it will eliminate the use of "virgin plastic" in all its products by 2024. That includes polyester, which accounts...
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'Hey There, Delilah' To Become TV Series

Tom Higgenson , lead singer of the group Plain White T's , is making the most out his band's huge song from 2006, ' Hey There, Delilah '. The song was written by the frontman after het met Delilah DiCrescenzo , a nationally ranked American steeplechase and cross country runner. A year after it was...
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Junk Food Is Jacking With Your Immunity

If you want to stay healthy, and be able to recover from illnesses when they do strike, stay away from the junk food! Researchers at University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in Germany , found feeding a high-fat diet to their lab mice, increased inflammation in the mice's bone marrow. Bacteria that form in...
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