Thanksgiving

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Top Bars For Black Wednesday In Connecticut

Here is a list of the top bars to have a hometown reunion on Black Wednesday.

11/15/2012

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Easy Steps To Prep Your Home For Holiday Guests

If you plan on hosting overnight guests, you are going to need to prep your home for their arrival.

11/14/2012

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Top Spots For Black Friday Shopping Deals In Connecticut

Black Friday gets its name from the day retailers begin to turn a profit for the year. Thus the financial accounts go from being in the red to in the black. Stores open very early and sales are everywhere, kicking off the Christmas season. Now is the time to start thinking of holiday gift giving.

11/06/2012

One of the realistic dioramas at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

Top Ways To Celebrate Native American History And Culture In Connecticut

Traveling across Connecticut, you are constantly reminded of the Native American historical roots of the area, which was once home to at least 17 tribes. November is Native American Heritage Month and is both a reminder of who lived on the land before Europeans got here and an opportunity to better understand those people and their history. Here are a few ways to celebrate and honor this heritage.

11/05/2012

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Police: Holiday Patrols Net More Than 400 Speeders

State police say they have stopped more than 430 people for speeding and responded to hundreds of other violations so far this holiday weekend.

11/25/2011

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Some Call Malloy Holiday Message “Insulting”

Some members of Connecticut’s disabled community say they are offended by Gov. Dannel Malloy’s Thanksgiving message, which describes them as “residents afflicted with handicaps.”

11/23/2011

Governor’s Thansgiving Message

The text of Governor Malloy’s Thanksgiving Message.

11/23/2011

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Give Thanks For Holiday Pies and Desserts

With autumn’s premier holiday upon us, it is time to start thinking about where to procure a delectable pie or dessert for the Thanksgiving feast. We round up the best places to get desserts that will impress your guests.

11/23/2011

Connecticut State Police Patch

State Police Add Extra Patrols For Holiday Weekend

Connecticut state police say extra troopers will be out patrolling for drunk drivers during the long Thanksgiving weekend.

11/22/2011

A turkey gets some exercise on a rooftop

Guide to Thanksgiving Day Activities

The turkey is in the oven, the side dishes are waiting to be heated, and everyone is sitting in front of the TV screen waiting through three hours of pre-game commentary before the kick off. While that is perfectly fine, it just might not be how you pictured your big family day. What else can you do? A lot!

11/19/2011

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