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Towns Open Cooling Centers

Several cities and towns in Connecticut will be opening cooling centers amid expected high temperatures and humidity that will make it feel like more than 100 degrees outside.


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Towns Open Cooling Centers To Help Residents Cope With Heat

Cities and towns have begun opening cooling centers and compiling lists of public places where residents can go for relief from the heat as a third day of temperatures in the nineties arrives.


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United Way Handing Out $5M In Sandy Aid

The United Way of New York City is distributing $5 million in aid to communities affected by Superstorm Sandy.


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United Way Defends Newtown Donations Process

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The United Way says in response to concerns by a relative of one of the victims of the Newtown school shooting that a new non-profit group overseeing donations is getting […]


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Some Newtown Donations Being Spent

The first of the money donated through the United Way after the Newtown school shooting is being spent.


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Cooling Center Information Available

Info-Line is reminding residents without air conditioning that they can find the nearest cooling center by dialing Info-Line, 2-1-1.


Face Connecticut November 28, 2010

Guests:  Susan Dunn, United Way;  Tim Phelan,  Connecticut Retail Merchants Associaton

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–12/07/2010