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.
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.
A man found partially submerged late Tuesday night in a pond in Bushnell Park died from an accidental drowning.
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
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.
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.
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.
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Kids are always on the go, and it can be hard to get that one snapshot. Try slowing them down for a great pic at Wickham Park Gardens, Bushnell Park or Dinosaur State Park.
From Bushnell Park to the Wadsworth Athenaeum Museum, the best romantic places in Connecticut to propose can provide a perfect setting for a moment that you surely cherish for years to come.