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A Quinnipiac University Senior Has A Successful Food Business Called Yimello Smoothies

His Mom and Dad own diners in the Connecticut, so he’s been around the food business his whole life. 21-year old Kostas Sousoulas is a senior at Quinnipiac University but already has his own business with help from the school, called Yimello Smoothies. He has a food truck which serves these all natural fruit concoctions and Read more…

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“120 Years” Documentary About Wrongly Accused Man

Three Yale University students have produced a documentary called “120 Years.” It is the story of Scott Lewis, of New Haven, Connecticut. He was sentenced to life in prison for felony double murder. Murders he did not commit. Lewis ended up serving 20 years. He went into prison when he was 29 and came out when Read more…

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WTNH-TV Sports Guy, Erik Dobratz Featured on Fireside Chats With Nyberg

I feature WTNH’s sports guy, Erk Dobraz on “Fireside Chats With Nyberg.” Erik is coming up on 20 years at the television station this November, 2018. The father of two children, who lives in Old Saybrook, loves what he does, though he does admit he thought he would work in radio instead. Get to know Read more…

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Connecticut’s Food, Farm Fair And Chef Photographer

There are so many talented photographers in the state, this is a look at one of them whose niche is fairs, farms, food and chefs. Winter Caplanson loves to tell food and farm stories with her photos. It grew out of her association with the hugely popular Coventry Regional Farmer’s Market. She says she’s as comfortable shooting in Read more…

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WTNH-TV Director of Audience Development Featured on Fireside Chats With Nyberg

The rolling fireplace was in the WTNH-TV newsroom for this edition of “Fireside Chats With Nyberg.” Vanessa Wojtusiak who is a self-described tech nerd is my guest. Vanessa has been to all the social media headquarters in the U.S. including Google, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. This gal can code too. You’ll learn a lot of Read more…

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I-Khanic Socks Designed in Connecticut

His motto… “Aim high, don’t be shy.” Inaam Khan, a mechanical engineer from Manchester, decided to develop his I-Khanic sock company after posting colorful shots of his own socks he wore to work in the corporate world. He started the company in 2017, and not even one year later he has sold more than one-thousand pairs Read more…

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The Northrups Know Gadgets

If you’re a camera and gadget person, chances are you know about a Connecticut couple on You Tube. Tony and Chelsea Northrup just passed the one-million subscriber mark since setting up their studio in their home six years ago, now they talk to people from all over the world about the latest items on the market Read more…

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Come Fly With Connecticut’s Shoreline Aviation Seaplanes

There are just a handful of seaplane companies in America, and one is based in New Haven, Connecticut called, Shoreline Aviation. It was founded nearly 40 years ago by a classically trained Trombone player, who needed to get from here to there quickly for gigs so, John Kelly got his pilot’s license. At first land was his Read more…

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Special Olympics Celebrates 50 Years Lighting The World In Red

  Friday, July 20th, 2018, iconic buildings and major landmarks around the world and well-known structures in Connecticut will be lighted in RED for Special Olympics to mark its 50th Anniversary. The organization was started in 1968 by President Kennedy’s sister, the late Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Over the years… millions of people with intellectual disabilities have competed Read more…

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George Colli Stars on Fireside Chats With Nyberg

In this episode of “Fireside Chats With Nyberg” I talk to investigative and political reporter, George Colli. He’s a Connecticut boy and his family owns restaurants in the state too. We had some technical difficulties on this show, and News 8’s Darren Kramer ended up lending two helping hands by holding the camera in the Read more…

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