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February 23, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | UConn Basketball Highlights Jam-packed Month of Events

by Kelly Byrnes | Feb 23, 2017 12:30am
Posted to: Arts | Pop culture | Entertainment | Front-Row CT | Sponsored Event Post | Opinion | Sports


With March Madness basketball quickly approaching, the UConn Huskies men’s and women’s teams are gearing up to make strong tournament runs. First up, however, is the American Athletic Conference Tournament.

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January 31, 2017

FRONT ROW CT | Miranda Lambert Coming to Center Stage at Mohegan Sun Arena

by Kelly Byrnes | Jan 31, 2017 2:54am
Posted to: Arts | Entertainment | Front-Row CT | Sponsored Event Post | Hartford | Stamford | Uncasville | Wallingford


Are you itching to catch the finest entertainment the state has to offer? Check out these hot events before it’s too late!

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September 1, 2016

OP-ED | No, 40% of Connecticut’s Residents Won’t Leave in the Next Five Years

by Susan Bigelow | Sep 1, 2016 2:00pm
Posted to: Analysis | Arts | Economic Development | The Economy | Education | Jobs | Opinion | Transportation | Social Enterprises | Startups

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There’s another new study out that says yes, everyone hates it here and wants to leave. For most people, they probably aren’t about to drop everything and move to Arizona. But outmigration is still a nagging problem, especially for a state where the population is also aging.

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June 29, 2016

Fate of the Old State House Is Uncertain

by Christine Stuart | Jun 29, 2016 5:30am
Posted to: Arts | Courts | Education | State Budget | Hartford

Christine Stuart photo By the end of today the Old State House on Main Street in Hartford will close its doors to the public.

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October 6, 2015

Tourism Up 3 Percent In 2015

by Christine Stuart | Oct 6, 2015 5:30am
Posted to: Arts | The Economy | State Budget | Transportation

Christine Stuart photo Connecticut tourism has come a long way since it got knocked off a map of New England when state officials failed to pay dues to an organization that markets the region.

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September 28, 2015

Bond Commission Poised To Purchase Amistad Replica

by Christine Stuart | Sep 28, 2015 1:15pm
Posted to: Arts | Business | Courts | Equality | Nonprofits | State Budget | New Haven | New London | Mystic

Helen Bennett file photo The state Bond Commission is scheduled to approve $620,000 in borrowing so that a newly formed nonprofit can purchase the Amistad replica out of receivership and make the necessary repairs.

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September 10, 2015

Union Official: Contract Dispute Could be Death Knell for Hartford Orchestra

by Elizabeth Regan | Sep 10, 2015 5:30am
Posted to: Arts | Labor | Nonprofits | State Capitol

Elizabeth Regan Musicians and union supporters converged Wednesday on the state Capitol to trumpet their disapproval of a proposed contract they fear will destroy the Hartford Symphony Orchestra.

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August 13, 2015

OP-ED | Pushing the Boundaries of Repetitiveness to New Levels

by Barth Keck | Aug 13, 2015 9:31pm
Posted to: Analysis | Arts | Pop culture | Opinion

Public education is making news with the recent announcement that the SBAC test for 11th graders in Connecticut has been scrapped and yet another study showing high schools should start later.

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