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Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

Photo Credit: riverfront.org

Top Spots To See Fireworks In Connecticut

Whether you are making it a day of fun or topping off your other plans with a night of “oooohs” and “aaaaahs,” here are some choices to consider.

06/21/2013

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Top New Year’s Eve Parties In Connecticut

Whether you are single and want to party with friends, have a special someone you plan to steal a kiss from at midnight or want to be surrounded by your whole family, there are plenty of New Year’s Eve parties in the state to fit every resident’s preference.

12/06/2012

(Courtesy CBS 2 New York)

Efforts Underway To Raise Capsized Yacht In Which Three Children Died

FBI divers and New York police attempting to retrieve a capsized yacht that sank, killing three children, ran into difficulty securing the vessel in murky waters 60 feet below the surface of Long Island’s Oyster Bay on Tuesday.

07/10/2012

(Courtesy Colchester First Selectman Gregg Schuster)

Illegal Fireworks Suspected Of Starting Fire At Old Mill

A weekend fire that destroyed an abandoned paper mill in Colchester was apparently sparked by some illegal fireworks.

07/09/2012

Fireworks (Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Problem At Fireworks Display

The audience for the annual “Riverfest” fireworks on the Connecticut River between Hartford and East Hartford Saturday may have noticed some problems.

07/08/2012

Fireworks (Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Annual Riverfest Activities Planned Saturday In Hartford, East Hartford

“Riverfest” activities, including the Hartford-East Hartford fireworks, are this weekend along the Connecticut River

07/06/2012

(Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.

07/04/2012

File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

9 Injured After Fireworks Explosion At New Hampshire Home

A fireworks explosion ignited on a home’s back deck set it ablaze Tuesday night and filled it with smoke, injuring at least nine people, police said.

07/04/2012

(Courtesy Connecticut State Police)

Illegal Fireworks Seized

State police say they arrested two people and seized a cache of illegal fireworks being sold in Waterbury.

07/03/2012

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