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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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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Rise In Teen Depression Possibly Linked To Screen Time

A study done at San Diego State University found the percentage of teens and young adults experiencing depression, suicidal thoughts, and general malase has increased significantly over the last ten years. While those feelings have also increased among those older than 26, it wasn't nearly as much...
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Dr. Ducharme’s Blog March 18, 2019 Responding to Yet Another Mass Murder

When I was a kid, there were times I got mad at or disagreed with people. I might have sulked, complained to someone or been irritable. But, never, ever would the thought of hurting, let alone killing someone I didn’t agree with have entered my mind. And yet, today, in the United States, the...
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Office Items That Will Help You Through The Day

If you work in an office, whether its a reception desk or a cubicle you know the feeling of boredom. Not to say that you don't have lots to do, but when the day is dragging and your mind starts wandering, it can be hard to not glance outside and wish you could start vacation right NOW. Well, to be...
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Spotlite: The Governor's Prevention Partnership

Jill Spineti, President and CEO of the Governor's Prevention Partnership, and Peter Helms, a person in recovery discussed Connecticut’s growing heroin crisis and the “Mind Your Meds” initiative to reduce opioid use. The Governor's Prevention Partnership equips, empowers, and connects organizations...
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Rich Answers from the Council Of Churches

Rich Answers: Black Girls Rock

This week on Rich Answers, Rev. Dr. Shelley Best talks with Tyhra Greaves, founder of Black Girls Rock, a multi vendor shopping event that will be held at the 224 Ecospace ar 224 Farmington Ave in Hartford. They will be touching on such topics as why the event is important, planning the event, what...
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