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The Farmer’s Cow, A Six Farm Cooperative in Connecticut

The Farmer’s Cow is a six farm cooperative in Connecticut that is turning out all kinds of milk products and more that you see in stores across the state. The dairy farms, many of which are multi-generational, are in North Franklin, Coventry, Thompson, Hebron, Lebanon and Woodstock. They have a cafe and creamery in Mansfield, their dairy Read more…

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Be Homeful For The Holidays Project for Homeless Connecticut Children

  Homelessness in Connecticut, it exists for far too many families, but there is a way to help a child whose family may be staying in a shelter. The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness is in full swing with its “Be Homeful for the Holidays” project. Each year 2-thousand children lose their home. CCEH has once again team Read more…

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Scientific Glassblowing At Yale University

A man from Killingworth, Connecticut has made his living as a scientific glassblower for decades, his work is essential in the support of science. Daryl Smith works closely with scientists and researchers and grad students around the state and elsewhere. His laboratory is in the department of chemistry at Yale University. When any type of scientific glassware Read more…

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A Look Back At The Iconic Department Store, G. Fox & Company

You can things of Christmases gone by without thinking about the iconic Connecticut department store that was G. Fox and Company. It was a beautiful art deco family owned store, one of the largest in the nation. Generations of families worked there…it was the heart of downtown Hartford.    

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Saturday Night Live’s, Streeter Seidell

Streeter Seidell grew up in Madison, Connecticut, went to Hand High School and became a comedy writer. For the last four years you’ve been seeing his work on “Saturday Night Live.” He’s written many of the most hilarious skits, including co-writing “David S. Pumpkins” which stars actor Tom Hanks. That skit was turned into an Read more…

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FBI’s Charles Grady, Passionate About Law Enforcement and Community Outreach

Charles Grady who grew up in New Haven works for the FBI in Connecticut. He served on the Hamden police force for 21 years working his way up thru the ranks working in narcotics, and was a detective. He was an actor for a time while he was in law enforcement, playing small roles on “All My Read more…

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Connecticut Photographers Bring Life Saving Water Purification Kits To Hurricane Ravaged Puerto Rico

Two Connecticut photographers are doing their part to get clean water to the 3-million people of the hurricane ravaged island of Puerto Rico. Chelsea and Tony Northrup just returned where they saw for themselves how islanders are suffering. Chelsea has relatives there and she knew she and her husband had to do their part to help. They Read more…

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A Home Called New England

  “A Home Called New England,” A new book just coming out chronicles the history of homes all the way back to the 1600’s. The architect behind the book is Duo Dickinson, in practice for 40-years in Madison and has built all kinds of dwelling in the area…much of his work has pro-bono over the years as Read more…

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An Indoor Farm in Connecticut

Indoor farming is underway in the state of Connecticut thanks to a group of young entrepreneurs. Trifecta Eco Systems Incorporated has just fully filled out its new downtown Meriden aquaponics facility with thousands of plants growing vertically and on flat surfaceS. Their farm is in a massive former ball-bearing plant which has been fully transformed. Spencer Curry, the Read more…

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World Champion Accordionist, Cory Pesaturo

That’s three-time world champion and Guinness World record holder, Cory Pesaturo. You name the genre of music and he can play it on his souped up accordion. In Graz, Austria, in August of 2017, he played for a straight 32 hours and 13 minutes smashing the old accordion playing world record of 31-hours and 25-minutes. The 29-year Read more…

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