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The Iconic Bushnell Theater In Hartford

The Bushnell has a storied 80 year history. Created by Dotha Bushnell Hillyer as a tribute to her father, Horace Bushnell, the civic-minded Hartford leader who envisioned and created the public park that later bore his name, this world-class performing arts center continues to be a wellspring of entertainment, education and societal involvement that benefits Read more…

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Ballet in Torrington, Connecticut

The Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory  is the internationally renowned classical Ballet training institution in Connecticut that hosts auditions to its programs in 30 states and is known throughout New England for its Nutcracker performances at The Bushnell in Hartford. Located in a gorgeous building at 58 Main Street, Torrington, “The Nutmeg” hosts professional year long programs Read more…

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Dinosaur State Park

Welcome to Dinosaur State Park where fossilized dinosaur tracks have been preserved to become a wondrous attraction for the Nutmeg state. In 1966 a bulldozer uncovered three-toed tracks during construction which then halted building to see what else might be found and sure enough there were more tracks found from the beasts that once roamed Read more…

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Get Your Connecticut History Right Here!

Since 1825, the Connecticut Historical Society has preserved the glorious and intriguing history of the Nutmeg state. There is a research facility which houses a myriad of comprehensive source materials, manuscripts and artifacts so whether you’re writing a book about the state or researching your family tree, a visit here is essential! There is a Read more…

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Nutmeg Junction Loves “Booth Babble”

We at Nutmeg Junction love watching the “Booth Babble” videos! “Fun” is the word that comes to mind when Ann Nyberg and Noah Finz visit the Greek Olive Diner and discuss anything and everything. One day they may be talking about diaries, another day Joe Namath, or baseballs, brochures, or “Buck Hollywood”. Their most recent Read more…

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Waterbury’s Mattatuck Museum Is Expanding!

Through their interactive exhibits and galleries, the many visitors of the Mattatuck Museum experience the western region of Connecticut’s history, art and culture. For 135 years, the Mattatuck has maintained that vision and has been an essential element in this area of Connecticut. What’s exciting is that the Mattatuck has a strategic plan for 2014 Read more…

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Network Connecticut and Nutmeg Junction…All Aboard!!!

2013 was a fantastic year for us at Nutmeg Junction. We’d like to take the time to say thank you to all our family and friends who have liked our cartoons and shared our posts along the way. We want to especially thank Ann Nyberg for hosting our cartoon and sharing it with a greater Read more…

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Happy Thanksgiving!

  Happy Thanksgiving, Connecticut! Thanks for reading Network Connecticut and Nutmeg Junction, helping you to uncover all kinds of interesting gems in our state in a fun way.

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The Peabody~ Dinosaurs And So Much More!

The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven, Connecticut possesses the ability to stun and amaze the most discerning museum visitor. Like the giant skeletons in the Great Dinosaur Hall, the museum stands as a tower of information. On temporary display is an exhibit called “Echoes of Egypt” where visitors can learn the Read more…

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Norfolk’s Infinity Music Hall

To Infinity and Beyond! “In the lush green hills of northwest Connecticut, in a town called Norfolk is a concert venue called the Infinity Music Hall. Originally considered an Opera House when it was built in 1883, it is now home to a wide range of musical performances, including country, rock, pop, blues, and a Read more…

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