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Avon (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Best Lamps and Lighting

    Best Lamps and Lighting
    1) Connecticut Lighting Centers 160 Brainard Road  Hartford  (860) 249-7631 235 Queen St.  Southington  (860) 621-7585 www.ctlighting.com   Voters Said: Inventory is tremendous.   2) Avon Clock and Lighting   3) Restoration Lighting...
  • FOX CT Storm Closings

    SCHOOLS Bloomfield Closed Regional District 14 Del Opening 2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:39am Windsor Locks Public Schools Del Opening 1 1/2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:22am Wooster Del Opening 2 Hours 09/08/2011 06:36am
  • Car Show for a Cause

    A great turnout at the Valley Collector Car Club's annual benefit show in July raised $9,000 dollars that the club will donate to 17 local charities. The Simsbury-based club had an estimated 2,500 spectators at its Annual Charity Benefit Car Show on July...
  • Slowly, A Wave Of Walkable Town Development Gains Speed

    Slowly, A Wave Of Walkable Town Development Gains Speed
    A handful of people were already gathered around the stone fountain in Glastonbury center when a family of four parked on Main Street and walked to a table in the summer sunset to enjoy their burgers and fries. Nearby, a husband and wife from East...
  • Jackson Laboratories Brings Opportunities To High School, College Students

    Farmington High School is one of the first schools in Connecticut to partner with Jackson Laboratories to develop a science curriculum that includes introducing students to using genetics to treat disease. "We want to introduce high school teachers...
  • State Supreme Court Dismisses Avon Mountain Crash Lawsuits

    State Supreme Court Dismisses Avon Mountain Crash Lawsuits
    The state Supreme Court said Monday that victims injured and killed when an out-of-control dump truck careened down Avon Mountain cannot sue the state based on claims that the design of steeply graded Route 44 was defective and created inherently unsafe...
  • Rails To Trails Closure Due To CL&P Work

    FARMINGTON — Connecticut Light and Power will be removing utility poles and wires along the Scoville Road to Griffinville Road section of the rails to trails path in Avon and Farmington. The path will be closed to pedestrians and bicyclists only...
  • Esty Seeks Support For Farmington River 'Wild And Scenic' Bill

    SIMSBURY — U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District, appealed to officials and environmental groups Monday for help in building support for a bill that would give federal wild and scenic designation to part of the Farmington River. Esty met in town...
  • It's All About Advertising On Route 44 In Avon

    It's All About Advertising On Route 44 In Avon
    In Avon, as it happens, two of metro Hartford’s significant advertising, marketing and communications firms  – Mintz + Hoke and Adams & Knight -- are located a mile or so apart. Both are co-owned by husband-and-wife teams. And both are in...
  • Wrought Iron Works: New Owners, Old Character

    Wrought Iron Works: New Owners, Old Character
    Nothing much has changed at the quirky Wrought Iron Works shop on Albany Avenue in West Hartford, just past Bishops Corner heading toward Avon – except the name of the business and the owners. That’s the way people here want it. The barn-...
  • O'Neill's Chevrolet Dealership Has Roots In Nearby Barn

    O'Neill's Chevrolet Dealership Has Roots In Nearby Barn
    Sullivan’s O’Neills Chevrolet-Buick, a 90-year-old institution in the middle of Avon, has its roots in a white barn just a few hundred feet across Route 44, behind the Congregational Church and East Avon Cemetery. Nora O. Howard, the town...