Explore Haunted Guilford, Drive Over 1,500 Bodies, on a Segway Tour

10/27/14

Explore Haunted Guilford, Drive Over 1,500 Bodies, on a Segway Tour

Rich Petrillo navigates his Segway effortlessly through the Guilford's historic neighborhoods, and this fall he is navigating it over 1,500 dead bodies.

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Secret Donors Give $1.2 Million to PAC Backing Foley for Connecticut Governor

10/27/14

Secret Donors Give $1.2 Million to PAC Backing Foley for Connecticut Governor

A “dark money” group, which keeps its donors secret, has put almost $1.2 million into Grow Connecticut, an independent expenditure political action committee helping to elect Republican Tom Foley as governor.

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Durham Brothers' Passion Is Helping Orphaned Children in Honduras

10/27/14

Durham Brothers' Passion Is Helping Orphaned Children in Honduras

When Charlie Proctor of Durham began his studies at Yale University a year ago, he didn’t have to look far for someone to take over Honduras Children’s Project, the organization he founded and led while attending high school at Hopkins.

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5 More Must-Try Connecticut Breweries

10/24/14

5 More Must-Try Connecticut Breweries

Connecticut's craft beer seen is booming. Here are five breweries you'll want to checkout for yourself.

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Liberians in Connecticut Fear Being Stigmatized Because of Ebola Crisis

10/24/14

Liberians in Connecticut Fear Being Stigmatized Because of Ebola Crisis

The vice president of the Liberian Community Association of Connecticut — who also is pastor of a New Haven parish — is concerned about stigma from the Ebola epidemic affecting Liberians in Connecticut.

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$1 Million in Gun Legislation Ads, Influence for Connecticut's Governor's Race

10/24/14

$1 Million in Gun Legislation Ads, Influence for Connecticut's Governor's Race

Almost $1 million has poured into the state from advocates on both sides of the gun legislation issue, but what impact it will have on the gubernatorial election is up for debate.

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5 Best Things to Do in Connecticut This Weekend: UConn Huskies Forever, Scary Trolley Trip ...

10/23/14

5 Best Things to Do in Connecticut This Weekend: UConn Huskies Forever, Scary Trolley Trip ...

Our list of the top five things to do in Connecticut this weekend.

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Ebola Concerns Have West Haven Family Quarantined After Return From Africa

10/23/14

Ebola Concerns Have West Haven Family Quarantined After Return From Africa

A family of six is quarantined in West Haven for 21 days after arriving in the U.S. from one of the Ebola-affected countries in West Africa, as per Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s recently enacted emergency protocol, city officials said.

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The Way We Went Potty: Wethersfield Museum Restores Historic Outhouses

10/22/14

The Way We Went Potty: Wethersfield Museum Restores Historic Outhouses

Rare 18th-century bathrooms at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum that offer a unique glimpse of the past are in the process of being restored.

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Vintage and Handmade Style at The Haven Collective in New Haven

10/22/14

Vintage and Handmade Style at The Haven Collective in New Haven

The Haven Collective pairs the vintage style of Vintanthromodern Vintage and American-made products of (23rd/1st) with a rotating array of pop-up retailers in new shop that opened Oct.24.

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