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Connecticut’s Mobile Pub

  This is not your parent’s Shasta trailer. The two owners of “The Mobile Pub” are Marco Marcelo and Thomas Keane. A year and a half ago they decided to deck out a 1962, 14-foot Shasta caravan with a full bar including Connecticut craft beers and haul it around the state for weddings and other Read more…

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New App Hopes To Save Lives

Tens of thousands of opioid overdoses are reported every year in the U.S. many of which end in death. More than 600 people died in Connecticut from overdoses in 2015. And that’s a problem, it’s 2017, the data is too old, dated to get on top of this tragedy. There is a brand new app Read more…

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American St. Nick- A True Story In War Time

With Veteran’s Day coming up on Friday, author, Peter Lions goes back in time and tells the story of a group of American GI’s who brought Christmas to the tiny town of Wiltz, Luxembourg during the darkest days of World War Two…right before the Battle of the Bulge. Canton, Connecticut’s Peter Lion revives the true story Read more…

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Cook Tops and Grills Made In Clinton, Connecticut

It’s music to your ears, right?… when you hear “Made in America.” This company not only makes their stainless steel cook tops and electric grills for home use and boats in America…they’re made in Connecticut…in Clinton. Kenyon International dates back to 1931. The company started out making aviation and marine instruments. President of the company, Phil Williams has Read more…

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Reimagined Flatware Called “Certine”

The life of an entrepreneur. Three friends from Maine decided to become innovators and started designing a better flatware. They were sick of the metal taste they got when they ate food off of stainless. Four months ago, they pooled their own money, and came out with a tough ceramic flatware. Their company is called “Certine.” The flatware Read more…

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Betsy Nilan Takes The Reigns Of “The Get In Touch Foundation”

October is breast cancer awareness month. An organization by the name of The Get In Touch Foundation was founded by the late Mary Ann Wasil of Milford. Wasil, who so many in the state came to love for enduring passion to help others, died this spring after pushing back against cancer for years. Mary Ann been a Read more…

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Memorial Day Book Sale In Kent

POPULAR BOOK SALE WILL OPEN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AT KENT MEMORIAL LIBRARY The Kent Memorial Library will kick off its extravagant annual book sale on Memorial Day Weekend! The sale will begin on Friday, May 27 (no early birds) and continue through Monday, May 30. Memorial Day weekend hours will be Friday: 12-5, Saturday: 10-5, Read more…

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“Garbage In – Art Out”

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, that’s the case with Daniel Lanzilotta of Connecticut. He has mounted a campaign to make art out of plastic and other items that float ashore from anywhere around the world or that he finds on the side of the road. He calls himself a “Plastician.” He has collected a lot Read more…

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My Book “Slices Of Life~ A Storyteller’s Diary”

It all started when I was 8 years old when my Mom gave me a diary with a lock on it for Christmas. I have been writing ever since, about everyone and everything. The written word is everything to me. Words are powerful. “Slices Of Life, A Storyteller’s Diary” came out in October, 2015 and Read more…

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Happy Vintage Halloween!

Vintage Halloween Songs from the Jazz Age – 20’s, 30’s, 40’s & 50’s Well this is fun, as we get ready to celebrate Halloween. At my house every year this is a big deal ever since my kids were little. Now my kids are big but we’re still at it. Movies are shown on the Read more…

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