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See An Issue In Your Neighborhood, Get See Click Fix

Thirteen years in, and See-Click-Fix ,born in New Haven, is putting a shine on a lot of communities in America and elsewhere. The brainchild of Ben Berkowitz, his platform has joined citizens to their governments to get things fixed. From potholes, cracked sidewalks, graffiti, tree trimming and more, the local governments of at least 400 cities Read more…

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Ella’s Medi Teddy Comforts Children

12-year old Ella Casano of Fairfield hopes her invention changes the lives of children around the world who have to have infusions. Diagnosed with a rare type of I-T-P (Idiopathic Thrombocytopenia Purpura), an autoimmune disease which destroys platelets at age 7, Ella started down her life’s path of having to have 5 to 6 hour Read more…

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28 Years~Eat Your Vegetables! (Podcast)

Welcome to Episode 20, of 28 Years, a podcast where a father-son duo try and sort out the generational divide.  Baby-Boomer Mike Maguire, who lives in coastal Madison, CT and his millennial son Kevin in Brooklyn aim to explain, explore, and laugh at what divides our generations.  Listen and subscribe to the podcast here>> 28 Years    For Android Read more…

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28 Years~ Higher Education Sure Is Expensive (Podcast)

Welcome to Episode 19, of 28 Years, a podcast where a father-son duo try and sort out the generational divide.  Baby-Boomer Mike Maguire, who lives in coastal Madison, CT and his millennial son Kevin in Brooklyn aim to explain, explore, and laugh at what divides our generations.  Listen and subscribe to the podcast here>> 28 Years    For Android Read more…

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28 Years ~ The Revolution, Losing My Religion, And The American Dream (Podcast)

Welcome to Episodes 16, 17, and 18 of 28 Years, a podcast where a father-son duo try and sort out the generational divide.  Baby-Boomer Mike Maguire, who lives in coastal Madison, CT and his millennial son Kevin in Brooklyn aim to explain, explore, and laugh at what divides our generations.  Listen and subscribe to the podcast here>> 28 Years  Read more…

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The Prettiest Outdoor Powder Rooms You Ever Did See In Connecticut

You learn a lot of things in the construction business. Builder, Brian Sage of Moosup, Connecticut decided that the place to “go” on a job sites were too small and just not aesthetically pleasing, so in 2014 he decided to start building his own mobile powder rooms. They’re post and beam beauties for weddings and Read more…

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Connecticut Is On The Move Growing Its Bioscience Industry

The bioscience industry in Connecticut is making a name for itself and creating jobs. With the help of BioCT.org, the ecosystem that is vibrant in the sciences. is getting the support it needs to grow. The non-profit brings together innovation, collaboration, networking, education and talent. The organization is helping to attract new startups and companies Read more…

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Puppetry Is Alive And Well At Uconn With Bart Roccoberton

Bart Roccoberton says he didn’t start out wanting to be a puppeteer, but that’s just how life ended up. He’s the famed Director and Professor of Puppet Arts at UCONN, known around the world for his work and commonly called in for his expertise. He says he didn’t discover puppets until he was 21, though Read more…

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Coffee With A Heart At J. Rene Roasters In West Hartford

  This is a story about a coffee with a heart. Jose Rene Martinez jumped into the coffee business 13 years ago without knowing much about beans. It started with the purchase of a coffee roaster, then more equipment, his passion grew, and J Rene’ Coffee Roasters in West Hartford, Connecticut was born. One of Read more…

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Ratatouille & Co. Helps Immigrant Women In Connecticut Get Ahead

On NYBERG, Ratatouille & Company founded by Evelyn Isaia, helps immigrant women in Connecticut get a leg up on life. After three decades in finance, Isaia decided to leave her work and take up something else. She did her homework, gathered information, and her catering company with a social purpose, Ratatouille and Company was born. Read more…

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