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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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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut March 12, 2019

Sunday is Saint Patrick’s Day, and this weekend many of us will toast the man who chased the snakes out of Ireland … with maybe a pint or a wee dram of something. But where to go? We will tell you all the greatest spots! AND Yes, Connecticut is a great place to spend Saint Patrick’s Day and if you’...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut March 5th, 2019

Mother Nature is reminding us that winter is still hanging on, isn’t she? You may not feel like it’s ice cream weather, but there’s something new happening in Connecticut that might just change your mind. How about made-to-order ice cream? AND Speaking of sweet treats, did you know that it’s...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut February 12th, 2019

We’ve talked before about the rapid growth of Connecticut’s tech sector. This morning we’ve got some news about a couple of exciting developments! AND Valentine’s Day has snuck up on us once again! If you’re still in need of some ideas for how to celebrate, then listen up. Many hotels, bed and...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut December 18th, 2018

It’s that time of year – getting together with family and friends, presents under the tree, Jack Frost nipping at your nose, and … delivery trucks. It seems like you can’t turn a corner without seeing a truck delivering packages. But where do all those trucks come from? From now on, some of them...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut December 11th, 2018

Everyone knows someone who has fought cancer. Did you know that one-hundred-fifty-four-thousand people in the U-S will die of lung cancer this year? Well, we’re now able to treat more kinds of cancer because of the work being done by bioscience researchers right here in Connecticut! AND Take a...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 9th, 2018

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD ABOIT CONNECTICUT IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Vernon Manor Every week we tell you great things about Connecticut, this week we tell you about great places to live, learn and locally bank! AND You can find pumpkins almost anywhere this time of year. But, if you’re looking to have a...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut August 28th 2018

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD ABOUT CONNECTICUT IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Vernon Manor Just about everybody is going back to school this week. Going back to school in Connecticut is extra special because our schools are extra special, and there are two new reports that prove it. WalletHub studied the public...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut August 21st 2018

TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD ABOUT CONNECTICUT IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Vernon Manor Nowadays it seems that everyone is connected to their smartphones, from kids to great-grandparents. But what about people who are visually impaired or blind? Did you know there are more than seven million people with poor...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut June 12th, 2018

Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut is brought to you by Vernon Manor Vernon Manor This Saturday is a big day for commuters in Connecticut – especially people who commute up and down the I-ninety-one corridor every day. Saturday is the day when the new rail line connecting Hartford with New...
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