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Columbus Day

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  • Regional Digest: UConn Men Tie Cincinnati

    UConn Men Tie Cincinnati The UConn men's soccer team played Cincinnati to a 0-0 draw Wednesday night on the road, despite outshooting the Bearcats 17-5. The Huskies move to 3-5-2 overall and 1-1-1 in conference play, while Cincinnati stands at 3-5-3...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Tips for keeping fall mums alive for the spring

    Tips for keeping fall mums alive for the spring
    Q: Every year we buy a half dozen or so of mums in assorted colors. They are beautiful for that year, but never return the following year even though they are perennials. Help! What are we doing wrong? —Eleanor Miller, Riegelsville A: Many...
  • Breast-Cancer-Awareness Events In Connecticut

    Breast-Cancer-Awareness Events In Connecticut
    St. Francis Breast Health Talks Dr. Kim Caprio, M.D., of the Saint Francis Enfield Access Center, will talk about recent advances for breast cancer screening and treatment options, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Enfield center, 7 Elm St. Register at www....
  • 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...
  • Goshen Animal Kingdom A Refuge For Tech-Addicted Families

    Goshen Animal Kingdom A Refuge For Tech-Addicted Families
    For many years I had driven by the story-high stone mountain on Route 4 in Goshen and wondered "What is that?" And while I would also catch a glimpse of a sign proclaiming "Action Wildlife," there never seemed to be any animals around as I quickly drove...