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Avon (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • In 1960s, Synagogues Moved From Hartford To West Hartford

    In 1960s, Synagogues Moved From Hartford To West Hartford
    In West Hartford, halfway between Avon Mountain and Bishops Corner, Beth El Temple stands as a living monument to the great suburban migrations of the post World War II era.  Its architecture — a round sanctuary with lots of glass and steel, along...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Author Jennifer Weiner Comes Home To CT For March Of Dimes Fundraiser

    Author Jennifer Weiner Comes Home To CT  For March Of Dimes Fundraiser
    It's summer reading time and for many, past beach reads have included such books as "Good In Bed" and "In Her Shoes." But what you might not know is the popular author of those best-selling books, Jennifer Weiner, hails from Simsbury and has a hot-off-...
  • Connecticut Companies Aid In ESPN World Cup Production

    Connecticut Companies Aid In ESPN World Cup Production
    WEST HARTFORD — Before it can appear on television screens across America, this clip must pass inspection in an editing room in West Hartford Center. Footage of Germany's Thomas Muller and Brazil's David Luiz course across the screen, the...
  • All-Courant Girls Tennis

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls tennis team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM SINGLES Riya Abraham, Newington, Sr. Meredith Aird, Old Lyme, Jr. Alexandra Barmore, Southington, Jr. Casey Burns,...
  • All-Courant Girls Golf

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls golf team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: THE ALL-COURANT TEAM Ashley D'Attilio, Berlin, Jr. Kate Fagan, Farmington, Sr. Marissa Grillo, Avon, Sr. Emma Heim, Suffield, So. Julia...
  • All-Courant Boys Track And Field

    The 2014 All-Courant high school boys track and field team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM 100 Meters: Fitzroy Miller, East Hartford, Jr. 200: Johann Charles, University-Hartford, Sr. 400: Jermaine...
  • All-Courant Boys Lacrosse

    The 2014 All-Courant high school boys lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM GOALIE Brendan Casey, East Catholic-Manchester, So. DEFENSE Pete Sconzo, Simsbury, Sr. Joe Voss, East Catholic, Sr....
  • All-Courant Girls Lacrosse

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM GOALIES Paige Hammick, Avon, Sr. Madison Hooper, Hall-West Hartford, Sr. DEFENSE Michelle Fedrico, Cheshire, Sr....
  • June Good Month for Hiring in Connecticut

    Connecticut's employers added 1,700 jobs in June, a little faster than the average growth since the beginning of the jobs recovery in February 2010. In some segments, hiring was quite strong, as business confidence rises. "In our world, in the...