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Five Fun Activities To Get The Family Outdoors

Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.

07/21/2014

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Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To Know

Installing the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?

07/09/2014

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Top 6 Couple Activities You Can Do Year Round

Maybe the two of you know you’re in it for the long haul, or maybe you’re still trying on your relationship for size. No matter where you’re currently at as a couple, your connection to each other can strengthen and grow if you build in time together. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, here are a few ideas to help you get started.

01/22/2013

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Summer Outdoor Theater in Connecticut

By Joanne Greco Rochman From parks and vineyards to an 18th century abbey and a zoo, outdoor summer theater in Connecticut is as entertaining as it is wildly diverse. When it’s just too nice to […]

08/01/2011

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New Haven Installing Street Surveillance Cameras

New Haven police are installing 21 surveillance cameras around the city in an effort to better fight crime, raising concerns from some who argue the cameras could infringe on civil liberties.

06/30/2011

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Hockey Fans Welcome Ice At Rentschler

One place in Connecticut where ice is welcome this winter is shaping up to see action, as crews put finishing touches on an outdoor rink at Rentschler Field in East Hartford for “Whalers Hockey Fest 2011. “

02/09/2011