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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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Traveling? Take Connecticut’s “Squeeze Pod”

Once again we have Connecticut ingenuity at work in Connecticut. This is a brand new social responsibility business called “Squeeze Pod. The “Pod Father” and CEO behind this is a man from Madison by the name of Kevin Garrity. I have to tell you I know him, have for years, and have watched him labor over this Read more…

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HUBCAP: Growing Wallingford’s “Main Street”

Business, community and education put them all together in towns across the state in an empty storefront and you have an incubator called “HUBCAP” that can crank out new and successful businesses. This is a way to revitalize main streets in Connecticut and get high school students thinking about their future in this state. That’s Read more…

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Want Your Connecticut Library Featured?

Network Connecticut and Nutmeg Junction are accepting nominations for honoring Connecticut libraries during National Library Week with a Nutmeg Junction cartoon. National Library Week will be observed April 13-19, 2014 with the theme, “Lives change @ your library®.” So nominate your CT library! We might feature that library with a special cartoon on Ann Nyberg’s “Network Connecticut!”

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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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Creating a Beautiful, Successful Business Over Fifteen Years

Jennifer Angerame of Wilton, Connecticut by way of Dallas, Texas, has created a beautiful business called “Southern Yankee.” She creates one-of-a-kind clothing for children and gift items too. I was first drawn to her because she was adorning “onesies” for babies, adding a vintage hanky to them to make a flouncey skirt. This speaks to Read more…

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Nora Mullins, a 10 Year Old With Broadway Dreams

What were you doing at the age of ten? Nora Mullins, of West Haven, Connecticut is singing any where she can get booked in the state. Nora is a hard working young lady who understand the need to help others. She raised money for a teenage cancer victim in her town and she ended up 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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Get Moving Again With Hamden’s Dr Rich Diana

We’re living longer than ever these days but we want to live well. Hamden’s Dr. Rich Diana is a former NFL running back who played in Superbowl 17 with the Miami Dolphins and who became an orthopedic surgeon. Now, he’s also an author of the book “Healthy Joints for Life” to help you stay as Read more…

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