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Kale Among Most Contaminated Produce

This past week, the Environmental Working Group released its list of produce most likely contaminated from pesticides. Kale, the popular leafy-green vegetable was listed as 3rd most contaminated by weight. The annual Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce , which analyzes Department of...
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DJ/Emcee Joan Dylan Hosts Johnny's Jog

Run, walk, or push your strollers through the streets of West Hartford in support of one of the area's favorite 5Ks! The 9th Annual Johnny’s Jog for Charity will be held on Sunday, March 24th. Beat your best time or enjoy a nice walk through the neighborhoods of West Hartford while rocking out to...
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Phil Collins Fall Tour Dates Announced

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to overwhelming demand, Live Nation and S2BN Entertainment today announced a limited run of Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live! dates have been confirmed for fall 2019. The 15-city limited engagement will kick off September 23rd in Dallas, TX and...
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Gas Prices On The Rise

You may have noticed you're paying a little more at the pump these days. That's pretty typical this time of year according to Tom Kloza , the chief oil analyst at the Oil Price Information Service . Prices have increased about 25-cents per gallon over the last month. Coincidentally, the national...
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Golf Show At Convention Center March 22nd-24th

Golf's Biggest Brands Debut 2019 Clubs at Connecticut Golf Show Terrific deals, indoor hitting range, fun contests, fantastic giveaways and unbelievable prizes highlight once-a-year expo at Connecticut Convention Center For a golf club junkie, nothing tops the annual PGA Merchandise Show held each...
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Spring Celebrations Around The World

In Chichen Itza, Mexico (pictured) thousands gather at the Kulkulkan Pyramid . As spring nears, the sun creates a shadow that looks like a snake sliding down the northern staircase. At Stonehenge, England , pagans, druids and tourists watch the picturesque sunrise at the prehistoric monument. India...
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Free Ice Cream For The First Day Of Spring

Spring officially arrives at 5:58 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20th! And in honor of that, Dairy Queen is giving away free ice cream all day! You can get a free small vanilla soft-serve cone at participating, non-mall locations. Only one per person. “We love that our tradition of Free Cone Day has...
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Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity Calls on Women

For the 9th year, Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity is engaging women in Hartford County to work together to build Habitat homes during this year’s Women Build 2019. The event runs the whole month of May starting on May 1st with construction of 6 homes, (4) single family and (2) duplex style, on...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut March 19th, 2019

Today is a holiday for hoop junkies – it’s the start of N-C-A-A March Madness! So make sure you’ve got your brackets filled out before the first game tips off later today in Dayton, Ohio. We’re going to get our own piece of March Madness right here in Hartford, where they’ll play first-round games...
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Greenhouse Show Now Through March 22nd

West Hartford, CT– Elizabeth Park Conservancy's Spring Greenhouse Show is going on now and features a spectacular array of spring bulbs and plants. The show is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through March 22nd. Included in the floral display are French hyacinths, muscari, tulips,...
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