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Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Some intrepid folks will be able to enjoy autumn in August with Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte. Here’s how you can participate.
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: Jobs You Can Commute to from Ellington & Somers

Help Wanted: Jobs You Can Commute to from Ellington & Somers

Help-wanted listings to give you ideas about what jobs are available in the Greater Hartford Area.
Francesca’s Bistro: Middling NY Times Review, More Favorable Online Ratings

Francesca’s Bistro: Middling NY Times Review, More Favorable Online Ratings

A New York Times food critic rated the Coventry restaurant “Good.” Online reviews are more positive.
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.
Michaels in Manchester, Enfield Impacted by Data Breach

Michaels in Manchester, Enfield Impacted by Data Breach

If you shopped at the stores on the following dates, the company says your information was exposed.
Job Openings in or Near Ellington and Somers This Week

Job Openings in or Near Ellington and Somers This Week

A look back at some of the job listings from the past week in and around the northern Connecticut area on CareerBuilder.
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.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Rockville Bank Declares Quarterly Income of $1.8 Million

Rockville Bank Declares Quarterly Income of $1.8 Million

The numbers were posted on Monday.
Dairy Queen Holding Customer Appreciation Day Saturday in South Windsor

Dairy Queen Holding Customer Appreciation Day Saturday in South Windsor

The Larkins want to thank the community for its support.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
The Real Papa John Coming to the Vernon Papa John's

The Real Papa John Coming to the Vernon Papa John's

Founder and CEO of Papa John’s, John Schnatter, is scheduled to make an appearance on Jan. 31.
Business Market Research Firm Names ClearEdge Company of the Year

Business Market Research Firm Names ClearEdge Company of the Year

Parent company lauded for buying South Windsor's UTC Power.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.