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5K Vaccines May Be Ineffective Because of Improper Storage in Upstate CT

5K Vaccines May Be Ineffective Because of Improper Storage in Upstate CT

Patients affected received their shots at the Hartford HealthCare Medical Group offices in Enfield, West Hartford, Storrs and Farmington.
Help Wanted: Available Jobs You Can Commute to from Avon

Help Wanted: Available Jobs You Can Commute to from Avon

Help-wanted listings to give you ideas about what jobs are available in the Greater Hartford Area.
Where the Job Openings Are in the Hartford Area

Where the Job Openings Are in the Hartford Area

We've posted these samples of help-wanted listings to give you ideas about what jobs are available in the Greater Hartford Area.
Petco, PetSmart Removing All China-Made Dog, Cat Treats from Store Shelves

Petco, PetSmart Removing All China-Made Dog, Cat Treats from Store Shelves

FDA warns a thousand pets have died and many more have become ill.
Michaels in Avon Impacted by Data Breach

Michaels in Avon Impacted by Data Breach

If you shopped at the Main Street store on the following dates, the company says your information was exposed.
I-91 Corridor Rail Service Expansion Progresses

I-91 Corridor Rail Service Expansion Progresses

Commuters will be able to board trains in Wallingford, Meriden, Berlin, Hartford, Windsor, Windsor Locks.
Making Avon a Little More ‘Jolie’

Making Avon a Little More ‘Jolie’

Avon business owner Brittany Vaughan is in the business of making women feel good about themselves when it comes to clothes.
Grab a Growler: New Connecticut Craft Brewery Opens Friday

Grab a Growler: New Connecticut Craft Brewery Opens Friday

Overshores Brewing — Connecticut's first dedicated Belgian craft beer maker — will hold its official ribbon cutting ceremony April 4 to celebrate completion of its East Haven brewing fac
Avon Resident Appearing on Cheerios Box

Avon Resident Appearing on Cheerios Box

Two of the faces on a special edition Cheerios box may look familiar, especially if you shop at ShopRite in Canton!
When it Comes to Marketing, Avon Business Gets it ‘Rite’

When it Comes to Marketing, Avon Business Gets it ‘Rite’

Martha Guidry uses her marketing knowledge to both advance her professional career and give back to the Avon community.
Drew Bledsoe Coming to Maximum Beverage

Drew Bledsoe Coming to Maximum Beverage

The former New England Patriots quarterback is coming to Maximum Beverage in Farmington and West Hartford in April.
Best Doctors in Hartford County

Best Doctors in Hartford County

Connecticut Magazine recently released its Top Doctors list for 2014. Here’s how Hartford County fared.
It Takes a Village to Raise a Farm

It Takes a Village to Raise a Farm

The farmers at Sub Edge Farm know the value of community. They would love for you to be a part of their community too.
Dine-In Connecticut Offers Different Dining Options

Dine-In Connecticut Offers Different Dining Options

Let’s say you’re having a party and want to order from a restaurant two towns over but they don’t deliver — Dine-In Connecticut can help!
Beloved Independent Grocery Store Going Out of Business

Beloved Independent Grocery Store Going Out of Business

Crown Market became a West Hartford institution during its 74 years in business, most notably for its kosher products, but the owner says they can no longer compete with the many chain store
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.