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  • Advocates Seek To Block State Education, Health Cuts

    Advocates Seek To Block State Education, Health Cuts
    HARTFORD — Speaker after speaker stepped to the microphone Tuesday evening to ask legislators to restore education and health funding that is being cut in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget.
  • 'Doc' Hurley Book Launch At Hartford Library Moved To Feb. 18

     'Doc' Hurley Book Launch At Hartford Library Moved To Feb. 18
    Walter "Doc" Hurley, who died in 2014 at age 91, was indeed a legend in Hartford. A star athlete at Weaver High School, he became a Marine and attended Virginia State University and went on to become an educator, administrator and sports coach in...

    Deal of the Day: Free Museum Passes

    Deal of the Day: Free Museum Passes
    On Saturday, the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center in Hartford, the Hill-Stead Museum in Farmington, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven and more than 1,000 cultural venues across the country will offer free admission as part of the Museum...

    Walk with dinosaurs -- or at least see them

    Walk with dinosaurs -- or at least see them
    In Georgia, in this land of cotton, Civil War battlefields, and big mess of traffic in Atlanta, it's hard to imagine that dinosaurs once roamed these hills of red clay millions of years ago. But roam, they did, something I didn't really learn until I...

    Meteorite At Yale Peabody: Is It Really From Mercury?

    Meteorite At Yale Peabody: Is It Really From Mercury?
    In the third-floor rock-and-mineral galleries at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven are some spectacular and beautiful geological wonders: a smooth, transparent pink calcite, a sea-green fluorite that looks like a big jade teddy bear, a...