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Connecticut Police Seize Fireworks Worth Nearly $250K

DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state police say illegal fireworks worth nearly $250,000 have been seized from a home and a storage barn in Danbury. Four trailer loads of the fireworks were hauled away following […]

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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

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Riverfest Fireworks 9:30 Tonight

The Riverfest fireworks on the Connecticut River between Hartford and East Hartford are scheduled for tonight.

07/18/2013

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Hartford’s Riverfest Reschedules Fireworks

Officials from Riverfront Recapture announced Tuesday that the 2013 Riverfest fireworks display has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 18 at 9:30pm.

07/09/2013

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Connecticut Fireworks Displays 2013

Towns, cities, and businesses all over Connecticut are holding Independence Day fireworks displays. Here is a list of many of the state’s celebrations.

07/07/2013

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Reminder: Riverfest, Fireworks Rescheduled

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Public safety officials have postponed a holiday weekend fireworks display on the Connecticut River in Hartford because the river is too high. Scheduled for Saturday, the Riverfest celebration was put off […]

07/04/2013

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