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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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Capitol Marks 4th

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Independence Day is being marked at the state Capitol in Hartford. On Thursday morning, the American Legion is scheduled to hold a patriotic Massing of Colors ceremony in the Hall of […]

07/04/2013

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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 4th Of July Parties In Connecticut

There’s lots of food, music and fireworks to be found around the state in July. Celebrate America’s independence in style with these patriotic parties.

06/20/2013

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Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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Behind The Fireworks – Interview With Producer Of Country’s Largest Fireworks Display

Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.

06/18/2012

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Top 5 Patriotic Movies

While America does love its movies about sexy bank robbers knocking off banks and street-racers smashing up cop cars, there’s still always an audience for a good patriotic movie. Whether it’s about the US of […]

06/13/2011

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]

06/13/2011

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Part 1: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, The Classics

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

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Listen Live! CBS Radio Special July 4th Programming

Listen live to special Fourth of July programming at these CBS radio stations wherever you are across the country. Whether you’re looking for summer favorites or country classics, there’s a weekend-long playlist for you and […]

06/13/2011

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