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Festival d'ete de Quebec Line Up Set

I remember driving to Quebec from Connecticut with my brother and my parents as a little kid. I've always wanted to go back, perhaps with much more French under my belt or better yet on the tip of my tongue. My brother and sister-in-law honeymooned in Quebec City because they loved it. This...
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Komodo Dragons Killing Tourism

If you're planning a trip to Indonesia , you may not be able to visit Komodo Island in the Komodo National Park . That's because officials plan to close the island to protect the Komodo Dragon that lives there. Apparently, visitors often smuggle the lizards off the island, and that is having a...
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PillowTalk: A Friend For Life

Chip from "romantic Willimantic" called me up on the PillowTalk love lines on Tuesday night. He began to tell me the story of his friend Ginger from East Hampton and the memories of her he holds close. Chip and Ginger dated on and off beginning in 2008 for a little over two years. They would go...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut April 2nd, 2019

We’ve talked before about some of the cool things tech companies are doing in Connecticut. We'll tell you about something that can make our social lives a little easier. AND Can you believe it’s already April? The good thing is, there is a lot to look forward to this month in Connecticut. From...
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Majority Of Workers Are Happy With Their Jobs

The results of a new survey might surprise a lot of people. 85% of American workers are happy with their jobs! The numbers from the first CNBC/Survey Monkey Workplace Happiness Index were released on Tuesday (4/2/19) at the @Work Talent + HR Summit in New York City . The quarterly index measures...
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Red Sox: Calling All Kids,Student 9's,Theme Nights 2019 and MORE!

The Red Sox Student 9s, and Kid Nation programs are all part of the Red Sox’ “Calling All Kids” initiative, an ongoing effort to connect baseball to the next generation of fans. Calling All Kids aims to provide greater access to Red Sox games, enhance the kids experience at Fenway Park and...
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PillowTalk: Dinner And A Haircut

So many great dedications on Monday night on PillowTalk...No foolin'. right for and Dennis from New Britain were enjoying each other's company side by side with their Nite Lite set just right for a night of PillowTalk. Magda told me she and Dennis have been together for about a year and a half and...
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Dr. Ducharme’s Blog: Recognizing Alcohol Use Disorder April 1, 2019

April is Alcohol Awareness month. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, in 2012, an estimated 7.2 percent of American adults aged 18 and older, approximately 17 million people, had a diagnosable alcohol use disorder. Men have alcohol use disorder almost twice as often...
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Georgia O'Keeffe And Contemporary Art at New Britain Museum of American Art

The New Britain Museum of American Art’s latest exhibit, titled THE BEYOND includes the works of one of the first female artists to achieve worldwide acclaim from critics and the general public, Georgia O'Keeffe. Her beautiful art is right here in our backyard In New Britain in the only New England...
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Spotlite: ACT (AIDS Connecticut)

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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