Central Connecticut News

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

Opening Day at the American Clock & Watch Museum


The American Clock & Watch Museum will open for the 2019 season on Saturday, April 6th. Special activities will include scavenger hunts and crafts for children and families. The official opening of the exhibit, “Selling Time: Methods and Messages in Clock and Watch Advertising” will ...READ MORE

How to Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day


According to, WDSD was first observed in 2006 in many countries around the world. March 21 was declared World Down Syndrome Day by the United Nations General Assembly on December 19, 2011. WDSD said the General Assembly “invites all Member States, relevant ...READ MORE

Discover Burlington: Farmington River Trail


The Roundup has put together a special section called Discover Burlington. It highlights the people, places, history and all things Burlington. Running north from the Yale University campus in New Haven through the heart of Connecticut, to Northampton, Massachusetts — the Farmington Canal ...READ MORE

Bristol Public Works Means Business


The Bristol Public Works Department — the workhorse of the city, says now that the weather is getting nicer, they have been receiving a lot of illegal bulk complaints. “Public Works and the City of Bristol has zero tolerance for trash and bulk on the curb as it makes our town look bad and ...READ MORE