07/21/15

The New Hot Lunch: How Schools & Communities are Raising Healthier Kids

Schools and community organizations are working together to serve our children more nutritious food in schools and teach them what it means to be healthy in their everyday lives.

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Top Dentists

07/20/15

Top Dentists

Here are the results of our exclusive survey featuring more than 350 dentists in seven specialties.

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Summer's Last Blast: August & September Fairs, Fest & Road Trips

07/20/15

Summer's Last Blast: August & September Fairs, Fest & Road Trips

Here are some of the best events, things to do and places to visit to keep you busy for the rest of the summer and beyond.

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UConn Professor William Jelani Cobb Has Become a Leading Voice on Race, Culture and Politics

07/20/15

UConn Professor William Jelani Cobb Has Become a Leading Voice on Race, Culture and Politics

The UConn professor has become one of the leading voices on race, culture and politics.

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Slide the City Phenomenon Comes to Stamford & Hartford

07/20/15

Slide the City Phenomenon Comes to Stamford & Hartford

Streets in both cities will be shut down to make way for a giant slip and slide.

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Connecticut Craft Beer Havens Round 2: Bars Where the Beer & Food is Great

07/17/15

Connecticut Craft Beer Havens Round 2: Bars Where the Beer & Food is Great

In June, we premiered our ongoing series on craft beer havens in the state. Here is our second “six pack” of great craft beer bars that also earn brownie points for dining.

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Weekend Best Bets: Beer & Bacon Fest, Free Jazz, George Clinton and More

07/16/15

Weekend Best Bets: Beer & Bacon Fest, Free Jazz, George Clinton and More

Summer is in full swing and so are summertime events. This week’s happenings include a bacon and beer festival, a free jazz fest, an opportunity to participate in a real archeological dig, a world-class magic performance and a concert from one of funk’s founding fathers.

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DMORT: Forensic Experts Ready to Roll in Disaster’s Aftermath

07/15/15

DMORT: Forensic Experts Ready to Roll in Disaster’s Aftermath

When unexpected mass fatalities occur, Westport forensic dentist Adam Freeman and other DMORT members are deployed to give a name to victims and comfort to families.

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Playwright A.R. Gurney Premieres Newest Work at Westport Playhouse

07/14/15

Playwright A.R. Gurney Premieres Newest Work at Westport Playhouse

Acclaimed playwright A.R. Gurney will premiere his latest work, Love and Money, at the Westport Playhouse on July 21.

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Once More Than 400 Pounds, Annamarie Rivera Lost Almost 200 Pounds

07/13/15

Once More Than 400 Pounds, Annamarie Rivera Lost Almost 200 Pounds

During her weight-loss journey, the Connecticut woman gained thousands of Instagram followers. Now she’s dedicated to helping others lose weight.

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