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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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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

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10 Red, White & Blue Food Ideas

America’s traditional colors are red, white and blue, and you can take your Fourth of July picnic, barbeque or pool party to the next level by serving Independence Day themed cuisine! All of these easy-to-make […]

06/13/2012

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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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