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Millions Of Dollars In Red Light Camera Fines Ordered Repaid

Over 200,000 people who were issued tickets for running red lights after they were caught doing so by red light cameras in New Orleans will be receiving their fines back. That's what a judge ruled, and a cicuit court of appeals agreed with that decision last week. Although it was somewhat of a...
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PillowTalk: Love Comes Around After 38 Years

Dan and Cathy from Plainville knew of each other through grammar school, Jr. high school and high school. Over the years they never really interacted with each other at all. After high school Dan left Connecticut to join the service. Dan left the service after sustaining many injuries. He came back...
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Free Therapy Thursday: With Psychologist Dr. Elaine Ducharme

This past Thursday Dr. Ducharme visited with Allan Mike & May. Elaine talked about Mental Health and September is Suicide Prevention Month. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255 or www.suicideprevention.org ), is available not only to people who are thinking about suicide,...
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Spotlite: Eat the Sunlight/ The Sunlight Shift

Kevin W. Reese discusses his previous health battles that helped him creat a method called the Three D's (Diet, De-Stress & Detox). The Three D's has become the the structure to The Sunlight Shift, his 1-Year lifestyle program where fruits and vegetables are a major component to living a...
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Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch 8am-noon

Welcome to the Companions and Homemakers Sunday Morning Smooth Jazz Brunch! This Sunday on the "Brunch" it's another free concert ticket giveaway! We'll have a chance for you to win a pair of tickets to attend Summer Grooves featuring Kirk Whalum and Jonathan Butler , September 27th at the Lyman...
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Avon Library Used Book Sale

At a recent family reunion I had a chance to talk to one of my third cousins who I don't get to spend time with that often. I was thrilled to find out that he has a seemingly insatiable appetite for books and reading. If you or someone you know feels the same way when it comes to books, you'll be...
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Darius Rucker Joins Team Blake

When The Voice returns to NBC on September 23rd, Darius Rucker of Hootie & The Blowfish will be the mentor on Blake Shelton 's team. Guaranteeing a win for Shelton, Rucker said, "Blake is always honest with them and he’s always got something cool to say.” Adding that he and his family watch all...
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Can You Guess Your Connecticut Connections?

You've heard their songs. You love their songs. That's why we play their songs. While we play their songs very often we have the chance and the time to look a little deeper at not only where the songs came from, but also where the artists came from. Back at the beginning when they were inspired by...
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The Happiest Places To Retire In The U.S.

According to a new ranking, Washington, D.C. , based publisher Kiplinger determined the happiest places to retire here in the United States . They factored in the "community" and "physical" components of the Well-Being Index* , as well as living costs, safety, median incomes and poverty rates for...
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Blind Beagle Boy Still Smiling

Meet 12-year old Henry! A petite senior beagle at Our Companions who loves to lounge and be adored. He may be blind, but he knows how to follow his nose for alluring scents on shorter walks, and easily gets around in his pet stroller for those longer excursions. This gentleman's favorite pastime is...
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