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Windsor (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Plainville Farmers Market In Summer Harvest Mode

    PLAINVILLE – Corn, squash and other produce ripe from mid-summer sun were the big sellers Friday as the weekly farmers market here hit its halfway mark since its June opening. "Squash, tomatoes, corn, cukes. These were going like crazy as soon as...
  • Churches Were The Pillars Around Which State's Towns Were Built

     Churches Were The Pillars Around Which State's Towns Were Built
    For many years after its founding in 1751, a whipping post stood next to the Abington Congregational Church in Pomfret. "It was never used; no one ever suffered," Abington's current pastor, the Rev. Bruce Hedman, said, "but it was there as a symbol that...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Local Martial Artists Score Big At National Championships

    Lyndsey Irizarry (12) of Windsor, and Janayah Body (9) of West Hartford, have both been practicing Taekwondo since the age of four. Today, Lyndsey and Janayah are first degree black belts and some of the best Taekwondo athletes in the nation. Between...
  • Lt. Governor Pick Could Make Or Break Republican Ticket

    Lt. Governor Pick Could Make Or Break Republican Ticket
    Either Thomas Foley or John McKinney, Republican candidates for governor competing in the Aug. 12 party primary, would enter the fall campaign against incumbent Democrat Dannel P. Malloy with a strong chance of victory. Republican primary voters could...
  • South Windsor Police Seek Witnesses To Crash

    SOUTH WINDSOR — Police are asking the public for help as they investigate a crash that seriously injured a 17-year-old who was riding a scooter that was hit by a van. The crash occurred about 9:25 p.m. Tuesday at Avery Street and Country View...
  • Wooden In Democratic State Senate Primary

    Wooden In Democratic State Senate Primary
    That longtime state Sen. Eric Coleman, D-2nd District, has a primary challenge on Aug. 12 is his own doing. He waited until 21/2 weeks before the May nominating convention to announce that he would seek re-election. By that point, other candidates had...
  • Deadlines quickly approaching for CT Studios construction

    It's been five years since the initial construction plan for Connecticut Studios was presented to the town of South Windsor, and construction still has not begun. Although the plan has gone through several changes and delays to the project have been many,...
  • Former East Hartford Officer Gets Two Years For Possessing Child Pornography

    HARTFORD — A former East Hartford police officer was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to two years in prison for possessing child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's office said. Andrew W. Nielsen, 50, of South Windsor, pleaded guilty in March...
  • Windsor Historical Society uses cemetery as 'outdoor museum'

    Just as they would with an archeological dig or an ancient structure, many historical societies are using the valuable information available at cemeteries to teach local history and folklore. Many historical societies all over the nation have recognized...
  • Farmington Red Cross Needs Donors

    FARMINGTON — The American Red Cross needs blood, badly. Over the past 11 weeks in Connecticut, blood donations to the Red Cross are down about 8.5 percent, said Steve Mavica, a communications manager for the American Red Cross. That equates to...
  • Talented Teens Spend Their Summer 'On the Town'

    Talented Teens Spend Their Summer 'On the Town'
    The West Hartford area's talented teens take to the stage for "On The Town," this year's West Hartford Summer Arts Festival production, which runs July 31 to Aug. 3. The festival, often referred to as SAF, began as an opportunity for high school and...