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Union (Tolland, Connecticut)

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  • Carrie Underwood "Blown Away" Tour Making Stop in Grand Rapids

    Carrie Underwood "Blown Away" Tour Making Stop in Grand Rapids
    Country superstar Carrie Underwood has announced tour dates for her fall North American "The Blown Away Tour." Her tour will include Michigan shows at Van Andel Arena on November 15 in Grand Rapids and The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 25 near...
  • Obama receives Kennedy blessings

    Declaring that "it is time for a new generation of leadership" in America, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy endorsed Sen. Barack Obama for president Monday, wrapping the young politician in the mantle of America's best-known political dynasty. He was joined in a...
  • Claude S. Brinegar dies at 82; former oil executive and Cabinet secretary

    Claude S. Brinegar, a former oil industry executive and the nation's third transportation secretary, who helped enact the controversial 55-mph speed limit during the Arab oil embargo in the 1970s, died of natural causes Friday at a retirement community in...
  • The 10 official inaugural balls

    So what exactly are the 10 "official" inaugural balls under the aegis of the Presidential Inaugural Committee? They include five regional balls that encompass most of the U.S. states and territories, a pair of balls honoring the home states of the...
  • Historic Vote At Bank Of America Seen In State As A Warning

    Historic Vote At Bank Of America Seen In State As A Warning
    The historic vote to oust Kenneth D. Lewis as chairman of Bank of America Corp. on Wednesday sends a strong signal about the bank's candor and responsibility to investors, said critics in Connecticut who sought Lewis' removal. Even though Lewis won re-...
  • New Jersey is 3rd state to allow gay civil unions

    Ordered by the state Supreme Court to allow gay marriage or create a legal equivalent, New Jersey's lawmakers on Thursday chose to allow civil unions, making New Jersey the third state to do so. Vermont and Connecticut allow civil unions, which include...
  • Obama, Congress Should Have Stayed In Town, Courant editorial, Aug. 15

    <big>Obama, Congress Should Have Stayed In Town,</big>  Courant editorial, Aug. 15
  • Riders To Raise Money For Cancer Research

    Sue Mortensen of Bethany was dealing with her horse's life-threatening colic in 1997 when she learned she had breast cancer. Just 10 days after Fuzzy, a Quarter-horse Arab, was sent to Tufts University for surgery, Mortensen got the diagnosis. Concern...
  • Nursing Home Changes Sought

    Nursing Home Changes Sought
    Nursing homes would have 10 months to comply with new staffing standards that would more than double the minimum hours of nursing care per resident now required by state law, under a plan presented Wednesday by Democratic legislative leaders. The...
  • After Feds Put Connecticut Rail Plan On Slow Track, State Will Seek More Funds

    Now that other states have grabbed most of the federal stimulus money for high-speed rail systems, does Connecticut still have a chance of building a New Haven-to-Springfield line? Connecticut congressional leaders and policy planners say the vision of...
  • Union

    Union
    ORIGINS: Land sold in 1720 by the Connecticut General Assembly to 12 proprietors to raise money for Yale College. It was settled in 1727 by Presbyterians from Ireland. Union was incorporated as a town in 1734. NAME: Once called "Union lands" or "Union...