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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut December 1st, 2020

The state is looking to attract future educators across Connecticut with a new program that gets college students teaching in classrooms earlier on. Find out about an amazing pilot program! And if you’re looking for more immediate ways to gain in-field experiences while also helping out the state...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut, November 17th, 2020

Over 40,000 people around the world are participating in Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine trialsand just last week, they announced early data that demonstrated evidence of it being more than 90% effective at preventing the virus. That’s great news and Connecticut had a hand in its development! AND...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut November 3rd, 2020

Workforce development continues to be a critical focus for Connecticut. Just last week, Governor Lamont unveiled a new plan aimed at investing in Connecticut’s current and future workforce! AND Did you know that Sunday was National Authors Day? Connecticut happens to be home to some of America’s...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 27th 2020

The state continues to work hard to provide relief for small businesses and nonprofits in Connecticut that are negatively impacted by COVID-19. This week, Governor Lamont and the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development unveiled a new grant program that could be a lifeline for...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 20, 2020

Each Tuesday after 8am, Mary Scanlong Tells Us Something Good About Connecticut. The highlights usually include business and tourism success storied in the Nutmeg State. You can read or listen to the report right here!
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 13th, 2020

Connecticut has been at the top of the list in several national rankings recently demonstrating why the state is a great place to live, work and play! AND One of the best things about fall is delicious apples, and with apples, comes fresh cider. Get out and enjoy the sweet taste of fall at one of...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 6th, 2020

There has been a lot of big news at Bradley International Airport recently. Last week, the Connecticut Airport Authority announced a partnership with Connecticut-based lab Genesys Diagnostics and JetBlue. AND Connecticut is already starting to see some of the beautiful fall foliage it’s known for...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 22nd 2020

Connecticut manufacturers continue to secure funding for research and development and win new business!! AND It’s official! Once again, Connecticut is home to the number one pizza in the nation, according to national food publication The Daily Meal. Not only does Connecticut have the best pizzeria...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 8th, 2020

Connecticut schools have been in the spotlight recently, and for good reason. As many cities and towns throughout Connecticut went back to school last week, our state’s K through 12 schools received top marks in an annual report published by the Education Week Research Center. Find out where...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 1st, 2020

There are TONS of amazing innovations coming out of Connecticut right now AND We still have almost a full month left before the season officially ends. We will give you a few suggestions to help plan a last-minute summer adventure!
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