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PillowTalk: Love Song Videos Of The Night

Keith from Middletown called to support the one he loves. He told me, "Rebecca has been going through a difficult time for the last three days. Please send out a song and tell her that everything is going to be alright". Keith suggested that I play a song by Bryan Adams. He liked my suggestion, (...
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The Unlikely Place To Find New Species

Hosted by the New York Academy of Sciences and New York University , the Microbes in the City conference found some interesting things. Among them, when surfaces in New York's subway system were tested, 48% of the genetic material discovered was unidentifiable. That's right, nearly half of the...
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Kiki Cat Is Looking For New Home

Kiki is an affectionate 10-year-old female cat who can be shy at first, but once she gets to know you she is a wonderful companion. When she’s not relaxing in the sun, Kiki is a curious, playful girl with a quirky personality that is sure to make you smile! She’s looking for a quiet, low activity...
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Egglettes Make Hard Boiled Eggs Easy

Ever had a Facebook video ad catch your eye? We did. The claim is Hard Boiled Eggs can be quick and easy. No peeling! Just crack your egg in the silicone container and boil it. Allan, Mike & Mary did a side-by-side taste test with a traditional hard boiled egg (egg in a pot with water. Bring to...
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Dr. Ducharme’s Blog Kids and Chores July 30, 2018

I have, in the past, written about helicopter parents, parents who want to control their children’s world. Many feel they are protecting their kids and helping them to succeed in life. Unfortunately, many parents also feel they are helping their children enjoy their childhood by doing everything...
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PillowTalk: Carries On Grandfather's Legacy

Timothy from Plainville called the PillowTalk love lines on Monday night to dedicate a song in memory of his grandfather Michael. As the story goes, Timothy's grandfather Michael liked to build clocks. But in his retirement, Michael was unable to do what he loved after being diagnosed with...
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Your Desire To Maintain A Youthful Appearance Could Be Detrimental To Marine Life

Millions of sharks are killed each year, not to keep people safe, but to keep people from looking old! Shark livers contain an oil, known as squalene, that’s widespread in sunscreen, lipstick, foundation, lotion, and many other cosmetics. And in remote regions around the world, millions of rare,...
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Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch

Welcome to the Companions and Homemakers Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch! This weekend the hills are alive with jazz! The Goshen fairgrounds is the venue for the 23rd annual Litchfield Jazz Fest. On Sunday before the fest resumes, join us from 8 until noon for a morning of relaxing smooth jazz...
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PillowTalk:" What The Heck Are You Doing Here?"

More than twenty years ago Teri from Southington sold insurance. Rich was a customer or client. Rich was happily married at the time and would move to Florida. Twenty years later, RIch moves back to Connecticut into an apartment complex as a single man. One day while going to his mailbox to...
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America's Oldest Candy Maker Closes Shop

The New England Confectionery Company , maker of NECCO wafers, sweethearts candy, candy buttons, Sky Bar, and more, suddenly closed its Revere, Massachusetts plant this week. The company, the oldest candy maker in America was founded in 1901 when a merger between several candy companies occurred...
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