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8 Sports You Didn’t Know Were Sports

People have lots of imagination and even more free time. Here are 8 sports you didn’t even know were sports.

07/17/2014

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Top Upcoming Children’s Shows In Connecticut

Movies, computers, tablets and television are all well and good, but there is nothing that can compare to seeing live actors on stage. Here are just five of the upcoming children’s shows parents should check out.

07/07/2014

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Top Meditation Centers In The Connecticut Area

Here are just five of the top meditation centers in the state for those who are curious, in need of or seek to attain a higher level of meditative bliss.

06/30/2014

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Six Hot Beach Reads For Summer

Summer is time for breaking out your bathing suits and hitting the beach. Whether you’re craving a thriller or tearjerker, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book for every afternoon spent in the sun. Throw one of these page-turners in your beach bag and prepare to lose yourself.

06/23/2014

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Best Summer Movies For Kids

Instead of panicking and sending your kids to nearest summer camp you can find, why not enjoy a few summer blockbusters?

06/16/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Top Upcoming Summer Charity Events In Connecticut

Here are some of the fun ways you can help various charitable organizations over the next three months.

06/16/2014

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Best New Books For Summer Reading 2014

Whether you’re picnicking in the park, laying out at the beach, or grilling in your backyard, there’s something about summer’s steaming hot days that make you yearn for a great story. Our sister company Simon & Schuster has got you covered with six smart, entertaining, page turners that will keep you reading all summer long. Watch out – you just might be tempted to devour these in one sitting!

06/16/2014

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Historic Walking Tour Of Farmington

Discover more about the Amistad incident and the town of Farmington with this walking tour.

06/09/2014

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Biggest Celebrity Sports Fans

Julia Roberts plays the Evil Queen in the retelling of the classic fairy tale, Snow White, directed by Tarsem Singh. Lily Collins plays Snow White, an exiled princess who, with the help of seven rebels, takes on the queen, who has assumed control of the kingdom. (credit: Relativity Media)

2012 Spring Movie Preview

Summer may have most of the blockbusters, but there are also a number of highly anticipated movies coming to theaters this spring. We take a look at the must-see films of the season.

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