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Manchester Road Race

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  • Chamber celebrates members at 114th annual meeting

    Town officials and members of the business community rubbed shoulders at the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce 114th Annual Business Meeting last month. The breakfast meeting took place at A Villa Louisa in Bolton. Several awards were presented and a...
  • Community News for Glastonbury edition

    Planetarium shows GLASTONBURY -Tickets are on sale now for winter and spring shows at the Glastonbury East Hartford Magnet School Planetarium, 95 Oak St. All shows begin at 6 p.m., include a live night sky presentation, and last about an hour. Tickets...
  • 1040EZ Run benefits Windsor Police Cadets

    About 60 runners of all ages participated in the annual 1040EZ Run. The 5K road race benefits the Windsor Police Cadets, who turned out in force to help out, doing all sorts of tasks from directing parking to handing out water bottles after the race....
  • Cheney Railroad hike takes in local history

    Just a few months ago, only a handful of brave souls joined hiking enthusiast and Manchester Historical Society volunteer Susan Barlow on an interpretive hike down the Cheney Rail Trail – bitter cold temperatures and snow kept even the most...
  • Amby Burfoot Recalls A Much Different Boston Marathon

    Amby Burfoot Recalls A Much Different Boston Marathon
    Fifty years ago on a Monday in mid-April, Wesleyan freshman Amby Burfoot decided to leave school for a day and skip track practice without telling his coach or anybody where he was going. It was April 19, 1965. The Beatles had released "Ticket to Ride"...
  • Robert Franklin Of Manchester, Former President Of Public Expenditures Council, Dies At 91

    Robert Franklin Of Manchester, Former President Of Public Expenditures Council, Dies At 91
    Robert Franklin, former president of the Connecticut Public Expenditures Council, died on Feb. 21. He was 91. Franklin, who worked for the nonpartisan agency for 26 years, was a budgetary watchdog who researched state and local governmental issues....
  • Manchester Man First To Test New Bluetooth-Enabled Prosthesis

    Manchester Man First To Test New Bluetooth-Enabled Prosthesis
    When John Redfield needs to make an adjustment to his new prosthetic limb, he can simply take out his smartphone and open an application. "I log onto my ankle," Redfield said, pulling his phone out of his pocket and demonstrating the latest technology...
  • Police Arrest Suspect In Manchester Graffiti Spree

    Police Arrest Suspect In Manchester Graffiti Spree
    MANCHESTER — A graffiti vandal who marred several properties in the center of town shorly before the Thanksviging Day road race has been arrested, police said Wednesday. Frank Baixauli, 21, was arrested without incident in South Windsor and charged...
  • Land Trust Continuing To Improve The Cheney Rail Trail

    The Manchester Land Conservation Trust continues to make improvements to the 1-mile portion of the historic Cheney Rail Trail that it owns. The most recent change came in November, when the group used a grant from the Manchester Road Race committee to...
  • Lucky Taco's Fortuitous Find On Manchester's Main Street

    Lucky Taco's Fortuitous Find On Manchester's Main Street
    Erin and Dave Emmons joke that their food truck was "held together with bubble gum and bale wire" in its first year. In the summer of 2011, the married couple bought the former newspaper delivery vehicle and transformed it into Lucky Taco, quickly gaining...
  • Annual Tavern Trot race raises money for Alex's Lemonade Stand

    Despite the heat and humidity, 750 people competed in the eighth annual Tavern Trot on Sunday, Sept. 21. The 3.5-mile race through the center of Windsor is sponsored by Union Street Tavern. "When Union Street Tavern was celebrating its first anniversary,...