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PillowTalk: Under The Full Harvest Moon

PillowTalk love songs were the perfect soundtrack for relaxing under a full harvest moon on Friday the 13th. Meghan, who was in Rocky Hill called me up to request an appropriate song for the occasion. She wasn't the only one down by the ferryboat landing. She told me that "The ferryboat is sleeping...
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Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch 8am-Noon

Welcome to the Companions and Homemakers Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch! There are plenty of fairs to choose from this weekend. The Four Town Fair in Somers, the 71st Berlin Fair and West Springfield's Big E are among the many annual favorites. On Sunday morning before heading out we invite you...
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Hot Car Deaths Above Average In 2019

We hear these stories far too often. A child left in the back seat of a locked car tragically dies. These unfortunate incidents happened 40 times this year. That's more than 3 dozen children who were killed because someone neglected their responsibility to properly care for them. While any number...
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Making Strides of Greater Hartford 2019

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks raise awareness and funds to save lives from breast cancer. Each event is a noncompetitive 3 to 5 mile walk that brings people together to make a difference for everyone who has been touched by breast cancer. The events raise...
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PillowTalk: Son Shines In Father's Eyes

A great dedication on the PillowTalk love lines Thursday night. Chris from Chicopee called to support his son Joey. His dad told me, " It's unbelievable how quicky 21 years have flown by. Despite his challenges, I can't believe and I'm so impressed by Joey's ability to enjoy life and live life to...
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Some Students Are Getting Credit For Gym Without One Push-up

No need to fake an illness or injury to get out of gym class at one alternative school. Students at the Alternative Learning Center (ALC) in Dubuque, Iowa , can now receive physical education credit when they help senior citizens or people with disabilities with their landscaping needs. The school...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 10th, 2019

When it comes to business, is there anything better than a growing company? Not only does it mean the people who started the company had a great idea, but it’s good news for their employees, their suppliers and the whole state. That’s why Inc magazine has some good news for Connecticut! AND In case...
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PillowTalk: Girlfriend Fix Up Lasted Almost 60 Years

Some people never find their life partner. Sometimes the "partnership" is short-lived. If you are very lucky, you meet the love of your life or soulmate and share the rest of a long life together for decades. Joan from Wallingford called the PillowTalk love lines Wednesday night and told me about...
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WATCH: How Baseball Helped New York Heal After 9/11

So many emotions on 9/11/01. But when baseball returned to New York for the first time ten days later, it was a moment of joy for some who thought they'd never experience that feeling again. Video of MLBN Presents: Piazza's Home Run After September 11th
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PillowTalk: Suz Message For Son & Family

A note from Suz came from Facebook messenger to PillowTalk on Tuesday night: "As this Mama preps to try to keep dry eyes at her boy’s upcoming wedding, I want to remind him & all of my children that they will never really be alone. I’ll be there physically when I can or in their hearts when I...
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