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Columbus Day

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Top Columbus Day Articles

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  • Enfield Public Works Will Delay Trash And Recycling Pick-Up For Holiday Weekend

    The Public Works Department announced Wednesday that due to the upcoming Columbus Day holiday weekend, trash and recycling pick-up will follow a different schedule. On Monday, there will be no trash and recycling pick-up. Trash and recycling pick-up...
  • Get back to basics with spaghetti and meatballs for Columbus Day

    Get back to basics with spaghetti and meatballs for Columbus Day
    I feel a special fondness for spaghetti. Growing up not far from the Italian border in the Austrian town of Sankt Veit, I was certainly familiar from an early age with the cooking of our neighbors to the south. As a young chef at restaurants in Provence,...
  • Palm Springs Modernism Doubles Down on Mid-Century Style With Fall Preview Weekend

    Each spring for nine years, Palm Springs Modernism Week has drawn thousands to the desert's tastefully restored houses and public buildings. Walking, biking and double-decker bus tours keep architecture buffs busy when they're not screening design...
  • Broadway Box Office: Tide Rises as Sting's 'Last Ship' Launches

    A rising tide lifted all boats on Broadway -- or most of them, anyway -- as sales upticked and attendance rose, with upward motion contributed by new fare including the first previews of Sting musical "The Last Ship" and Ewan McGregor's initial...
  • Deal of the Day: Columbus Weekend Pottery Sale

    Deal of the Day: Columbus Weekend Pottery Sale
    Combine leaf peeping with shopping at Cornwall Bridge Pottery's Columbus Day clearance sale running Saturday through Monday, Oct. 11 to 13. The event features great deals on seconds, overruns and remainders. Cornwall Bridge Pottery is at 415 Sharon Goshen...
  • Ray of Light Farm Receiving Help From Fans Who Want It To Survive

    Ray of Light Farm Receiving Help From Fans Who Want It To Survive
    Children sit atop horses, engaged in therapeutic riding sessions, as sheep bleat and roosters crow, responding to dedicated workers who help take care of the grounds. "We have about 150 animals total here, 52 of which are horses and donkeys, many of...
  • Why some women with breast cancer dread October

     Why some women with breast cancer dread October
    The pink ribbons, pink T-shirts, pink carnations, a pink bra sculpture — there's pink seemingly everywhere, promoting mammograms, raising funds and celebrating survivors in October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But there are some people who are...
  • NCC earns 'military friendly' ranking, and other company news

    Community college earns military-friendly ranking Northampton Community College has been recognized on the Military Friendly Schools list for the third consecutive year. The college has opened its doors to veterans since it was founded in 1967, and more...
  • Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

    Years past, October celebrated Hispanic heritage coinciding with Columbus Day celebration's of Italian heritage. Many have objected to celebrating Christopher Columbus coming to this continent because the decimation of the aboriginal cultures already...
  • Best New England Drives For Viewing Fall Foliage

    Best New England Drives For Viewing Fall Foliage
    Here comes the great fall foliage color, and you don't have to go far to see it. Many people can find decent foliage color in their own neighborhood, of course, but there is something special about a daylong get-away to explore some new pocket of...
  • Connecticut Venues With A View Of The Season's Foliage

    Connecticut Venues With A View Of The Season's Foliage
    I love our state's fall foliage. What I don't like is fighting traffic jams on country roads, or worse, hiking up some dusty path to see it. I prefer to do my leaf peeping in comfort, preferably over the rim of a martini glass. Luckily, there are plenty...