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Top Ceramics Classes For Adults In Connecticut

Here are just five places in Connecticut where budding potters can learn the ancient and inspiring techniques of ceramics.

12/30/2013

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Ways To Learn About Green Living In Connecticut

It is easy for people and businesses to live green, once somebody shows them how to do it. Fortunately in Connecticut, there are organizations with people who are eager and qualified to help those who want to learn about living green.

12/23/2013

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Treehugger: Best Arboretums In Connecticut

Here are just five of the many arboretums in Connecticut where both the old and new forests are celebrated, and where visitors can both appreciate and learn about the great trees that stand guard over the state and its environment.

12/23/2013

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Ask A Connecticut Chef: Ways To Keep Your Meals Lean And Clean

Eating healthy, green, lean and clean is something that even a child can learn – provided they have a teacher like Chef Kashia Cave. The classically trained chef has eschewed the world of commercial cuisine to commit herself to teaching young people how to make healthy, sensible and affordable food choices.

12/23/2013

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Ask A Stylist: Tips For Finding The Perfect Suit

A man who cannot look good in a suit has only himself, and his tailor, to blame. Sadly, most men these days just grab a suit off the rack – and with predictable results. Fortunately, there are still men like Enzo Valentino at hand to rescue such rumpled fellows.

12/19/2013

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Top Hot Chocolate In Connecticut

While available on almost every corner in Connecticut, from chain coffee and donut stores to quickie marts, there are places that make truly wonderful, unique cups of hot chocolate that are worth going out of the way to order. Five such places are presented here.

12/18/2013

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Top Choirs In Connecticut

Choirs that bring together community singers and choirs that train young voices can be found in many parts of the state. Here are but five of the many great choirs of Connecticut.

12/17/2013

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Profile: A Connecticut Green Business Owner

In the days before “big agriculture” and “corporate farming,” all farming and all farmers were “green.” Many farms still are; especially those diminishing few who still run their family farms. Brothers Matt and Ben Freund are just such a pair of green farmers.

12/16/2013

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Three People Leading The Green Movement In Connecticut

What do an electrician, a furniture store owner and a dairy farmer have in common? In Connecticut, a lot, especially in matters of green and sustainability.

12/16/2013

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Outdoor Education Spots In Connecticut

Every teacher knows that making students get up and walk about outside is a good way to get and hold their attention. Here are some great places in Connecticut where it is not just the teacher but the outdoor classroom itself that does the teaching.

12/16/2013

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