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The Raise The Caliber art by Michael Kalish. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler

Illegal Guns Turned Into Monument To Victims Of Gun Violence

City officials and members of the community unveiled a new piece of artwork that aims to raise awareness and act as a monument to victims of illegal gun violence.

09/03/2014

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Silver Alert For Missing Vernon Teen Canceled

(Vernon, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Vernon police have canceled a Silver Alert for a missing teenaged girl. They say in a tweet that 17-year-old Amanda Nadeau has been found safe in Hartford Concerns were raised when […]

06/02/2014

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Outdoor Education Spots In Connecticut

Every teacher knows that making students get up and walk about outside is a good way to get and hold their attention. Here are some great places in Connecticut where it is not just the teacher but the outdoor classroom itself that does the teaching.

12/16/2013

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What To Do With One Day In Hartford

Here are just five of many places to visit during a day in Hartford – which is in many ways the beating heart of the Nutmeg State.

10/05/2013

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Police: Park Death Was Accidental Drowning

A man found partially submerged late Tuesday night in a pond in Bushnell Park died from an accidental drowning.

07/19/2013

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Body Found in Bushnell Park Pond

Hartford police discovered the body of a 63-year-old man in a pond at Bushnell Park Tuesday night. They’re calling the death suspicious and investigating. T

07/17/2013

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Barber Kicked Out Of Park Can Continue Haircuts For Homeless

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is allowing a barber to continue giving haircuts in a city park despite orders for him to leave from police and health officials.

06/14/2013

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Good Samaritan Barber Kicked Out Of Park

An 82-year-old good Samaritan who has been giving free haircuts to the homeless for 25 years has been kicked out of a Hartford park by city health officials.

06/13/2013

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Barber, 82, Offers Haircuts For Hugs In Conn. Park

Each Wednesday, barber Anthony Cymerys sets up his chair in the shade of an oak tree in Hartford’s Bushnell Park. For longtime clients, the homeless or those just down on their luck, the fee is always the same: a hug for a haircut.

05/12/2013

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Top Outdoor Concerts To Look Forward To This Summer In Connecticut

Check out the best outdoor concerts coming to Connecticut this summer.

04/11/2013

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