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Bristol to Participate in National Library Week


LIBRARIES = STRONG COMMUNITIES is the theme of this year’s National Library Week (April 7 to 13).  This year marks the 61 st observation of National Library Week. National Library Week is an annual celebration highlighting the valuable role libraries, librarians, and library workers play in ...READ MORE

Indian Rock Celebrates Earth Day With Activities


Spend Earth Day weekend outdoors at Indian Rock Nature Preserve. Enjoy tours, hayrides around Indian Lake and through the forest, programs and activities related to Earth Day, visits with farm animals, a native plant sale, live bird of prey show and a Native American demonstration (including a tour ...READ MORE

Transit in Connecticut is Great, When It Works


Susan Bigelow with CT News Junkie says, “Back in July, right after the opening of the new Hartford Line, I decided that I was going to do what I’d always wanted to do but never had been able to manage: commute to work using public transit. Over the next five months I re-learned the hard ...READ MORE

A scary time in America


Less than 24 hours after authorities arrested a man accused of terrorizing the nation with mail bombs, another man, shouting anti-Semitic slurs and armed with an AR-15 assault rifle and three handguns, opened fire in a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday, killing 11 people and injuring six.  The ...READ MORE

Reader Supports Paul Honig


John Piscopo (76th District) has been in office for 30 years as a State Legislator. He campaigns that he will “Fix Connecticut”. 30 years and NOW he is going to fix our state problems? He’s a big part of the problem and not the solution. We desperately need someone with energy, ...READ MORE

End-of-Summer Home Maintenance Tips For Homeowners


Preparing your home for potential mishaps is a surefire way to maintain its safety while saving you money. However, when it comes to guarding your house against what cold weather can bring, it’s all about sprucing up the tight ends to make the cooler seasons a bit more enjoyable. Nothing quite ...READ MORE