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Three smuggled artifacts from Saddam Hussein's private airport and palace that were recovered by federal investigators in Connecticut are among dozens of items being returned Monday to Iraq. Photo courtesy of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Iraqi Artifacts Recovered By US Investigators In Connecticut

Three smuggled artifacts from Saddam Hussein’s private airport and palace that were recovered by federal investigators in Connecticut are among dozens of items being returned Monday to Iraq.

03/16/2015

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Top 2015 Spring Theater Productions In Connecticut

From light-hearted musical love stories to biting political satires, and from classic comedies of manners to world premiere historical dramas, Connecticut’s stages have it all this spring.

03/16/2015

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Top National Parks Near Connecticut

New England is rich with history and historical sites that have since become national parks. In Connecticut and its surrounding states, some of the most popular national historical sites and parks are just within a short drive; from JFK’s childhood home to Ellis Island to battlefields. Many of the top national parks even have free admission! Plan your visits around park hours and dates of operation. For the winter months consider some of these top national parks.

03/14/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Connecticut

For some fun “staycation” activities in Connecticut that kids are sure to love, we asked Stamford teacher Deborah Okun.

03/13/2015

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Schaghticoke Chief Wants Gambling Hall

Schaghticoke Indian Tribe says it may pursue a gambling hall on its small, nearly empty reservation alongside the
Appalachian Trail.

03/12/2015

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UTC Aerospace Will Cut 90 Jobs; Voluntary Buyout Offered

An aerospace unit of United Technologies Corp. is seeking to cut 90 jobs, offering a voluntary buyout to hourly workers.

03/12/2015

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That’s The Best You Can Come Up With?

Is that it? That’s the best you can come up with? Earlier today, a number of legislators, tribal officials, union workers and other interested parties gathered at the Capitol to express support for expansion of […]

03/10/2015

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Ask An Expert: Hottest Trends In Connecticut This Spring

Alexandra Wallace-Currie makes it her business not just to track but also to anticipate fashion trends, and here are just five of what she sees as the “hottest” trends in Connecticut this spring.

03/10/2015

St. Patrick's Parade (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Top Parades / Celebrations On St. Patrick’s Day In Connecticut

Connecticut is a very Irish state, especially on St. Patrick’s Day. Get out and celebrate with these events.

03/09/2015

Mystic Seaport - Photo by Edward Main

Five Reasons To Visit Connecticut For Spring Break

Connecticut is centrally located between New York City and Boston and provides fun activities to incorporate into your spring break plans.

03/07/2015

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