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Farmington (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Malloy Fighting For Federal Funding For Towns

    Socked by a severe storm that has many towns still in darkness, the state is scrambling to qualify for millions of dollars in reimbursements from the federal government in the same way that it received money for Tropical Storm Irene. Gov. Dannel P....
  • CCAG's Tom Swan, John Murphy, Others To Receive Community Service For Protest Blocking Interstate 84 Entrance At Broad Street In Hartford

    Twelve protestors are expected to perform community service next month after briefly blocking the Interstate 84 entrance near the state armory last week in an act of civil disobedience. The protest was led by union members and affiliated groups, and...
  • Two Governors, Two Styles: Tax Increases In Connecticut, Tax Cuts In Nebraska

    In Nebraska, Republican Gov. Dave Heineman enacted the biggest tax cut in state history, and the state's unemployment rate of 4.2 percent is now the second lowest in the nation. In Connecticut, Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy enacted the largest tax...
  • Esty Tours Farmington Manufacturer

    Esty Tours Farmington Manufacturer
    FARMINGTON — U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District, told workers at Turbine Technologies Thursday that businesses should work with schools to provide the kind of education that will train the next generation of manufacturing workers. Turbine...
  • Outdoors Calendar

    Aug. 24: Old Wethersfield 5K & 10K, USAT&F Connecticut State 10K Championship, Cove Park, Wethersfield. 5K and 10K, 8:30 a.m. Kid's Fun Runs, 10 a.m. Benefits InterCommunity, Inc., a non-profit agency that deals with mental health issues in our region;...
  • Kelly Whaley Wins Third Connecticut State Women's Amateur Title

    Kelly Whaley of Farmington won her third Connecticut State Women's Amateur title, almost as easily as last year. Her margin of victory Wednesday was 14 shots. Last year it was 16. She had a 75 for a 54-hole score of 218. Catherine McEvoy followed (75-...
  • Tangiers International Market Reopens In Hartford

    Tangiers International Market Reopens In Hartford
    Hartford's beloved falafel has a new home. Tangiers International Market, a specialty Middle Eastern grocer known for its freshly prepared fried chickpea patties, gyros, kebabs and hummus, has reopened in its new building at 550 Farmington Ave. ...
  • Letitia Baldrige dies at 86; etiquette expert, author, columnist

    Letitia Baldrige dies at 86; etiquette expert, author, columnist
    Letitia Baldrige, an etiquette maven who served as social secretary to First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and later wrote books and a syndicated column advising readers on good manners in contemporary America, has died. She was 86. Baldrige died Monday at...
  • Jennifer Jaff dies at 55; advocate for the chronically ill

    Jennifer Jaff dies at 55; advocate for the chronically ill
    Jennifer Jaff was on the brink of attending law school when her doctor tried to stop her because she had a debilitating chronic illness. "I decided I couldn't stay in bed the rest of my life," she later said. "I had to live." Decades later she was a...
  • Kelly Whaley Wins Third Women's State Amateur

    WALLINGFORD – Kelly Whaley carded a final-round 75 to win the Connecticut State Amateur Championship at The Farms Country Club on Wednesday. Whaley of Farmington seized her third title with a 54-hole score of 218. She was not challenged seriously...
  • Regional Digest: Rock Cats Split Doubleheader

    Rock Cats Gain Split The Rock Cats split a day-night doubleheader against the Flying Squirrels in Richmond Tuesday. In the first game, the completion of a game suspended on May 22, the Flying Squirrels used a four-run fourth inning to beat the Rock...