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Study: High Blood Pressure Increasing In Kids

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – As kids waistlines are expanding, so is their intake of salty foods. A recent study found high blood pressure in American youth is increasing, putting youth at risk for […]

07/21/2013

The Talcott Mountain Music Festival, held in Simsbury June 28, 2013 through July 26, 2013.

Connecticut Summer Festivals 2013

Over the summer months, cities and towns all over Connecticut are celebrating with fairs and festivals. Here is a list of some of the state’s hottest events.

06/10/2013

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Mom: Ashes Blamed In Fatal Connecticut Blaze Seemed Safe

A woman whose three daughters and parents died in a Christmas Day fire said she considered putting fireplace ashes blamed for the blaze outdoors about an hour before flames swept through the home.

06/21/2012

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Which Connecticut Family Friendly Activity Would You Prefer?

The top Connecticut Family Friendly Activities: Where would you rather spend time with the kids?

02/24/2012

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iCarly Coming to Connecticut

Stars of the TV show “iCarly” are coming to Connecticut to promote an upcoming episode featuring a cameo by first lady Michelle Obama.

01/11/2012

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Best Places For Kids Birthday Parties

By Mary Fischer There is no greater joy for parents than seeing our kids happy, and some of the best days of the year are definitely kids’ birthdays! Throwing the perfect birthday party for your […]

08/12/2011

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Best Last Minute Summer Day Trips

By Mary Fischer Can you believe how fast summer is going by? Before we know it, the leaves will be changing and the kids will be back at school. To squeeze in a few more […]

08/05/2011