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The History Of Connecticut’s Farmington Canal

The Farmington Canal runs all the way from New Haven, Connecticut to Northampton, Massachusetts. There’s not a whole lot left of it now. The authority on its history is a former Doctor of Pathology turned historian, Carl E. Walter. He’s been studying and lecturing on it for close to 30 years. He’s fascinated about how it Read more…

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Made In Connecticut Expo ~ May 14th & 15th

It’s back for a second year. The Annual Made In Connecticut Expo will be held at the Farmington Polo Grounds on May 14th and 15th 2016.  The hours are from 11 am to 6pm both days. More than 300 Connecticut made companies, large and small will be showing their wares in the categories of: Food and Read more…

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Sandcastle Reaches World Record Heights For Good

Ed Jarrett of Canton, Connecticut loves building the world’s tallest sandcastles, and by the way they really are the world’s tallest because the Guinness Book of World Records says so. His latest 37-foot 10-inch tall detailed wonder is up on Walton Pond in Winding Trails in Farmington, Connecticut and it is unbelievably intricate. It took Read more…

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