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CT: We Aren’t Too Fat!
0 comments, 27/05/2015, by in CIVICS

Good work CT, we aren't the fattest people in the country! That distinction belongs to Mississippi. CT has the 10th lowest obesity rate with 24.9% of the population considered obese. The Gallup Poll results were just released in a well-being survey. Nationally the obesity rate rose to 27.7% in 2... Read more...

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CT Ghost Town Back On The Market
0 comments, 26/05/2015, by in CIVICS, VIDEO

If you ever wanted to own a ghost town in CT here is your second chance. Johnsonville Village went up for auction back in October eventually selling for $1.9 million. The buyer's financing fell through and now the town is back on the market to the tune of $2.4 million. Search your cushions and make ... Read more...

We Are Inching Closer To Hoverboards!
0 comments, 22/05/2015, by in TECH, VIDEO

The future Marty McFly promised us is getting closer. From Guinness World Records YouTube description: "Watch Catalin Alexandru Duru become the first person ever to break the Guinness World Records Title for the Farthest journey by hoverboard The farthest flight by hoverboard is 275.9 m (9... Read more...

Get Ready For Alive@Five
0 comments, 21/05/2015, by in ENTERTAINMENT, VIDEO

Time once again to clear your Thursday nights for Alive@Five! The yearly concert series returns to Columbus Park on July 9th. Watch the lineup announcement below. Here is a breakdown for you in case you are unfamiliar with one or more of the artists. July 9th - Michael Franti & Spearhead b... Read more...

And You Thought Our Highways Were Bad
0 comments, 20/05/2015, by in CIVICS

A new report ranks CT's rural roads as the most dangerous in the country. The report was released by TRIP, who according to their website "is a private nonprofit organization that researches, evaluates and distributes economic and technical data on surface transportation issues". Our back roads c... Read more...

Derby Woman Nearly Eaten By Donation Bin
0 comments, 18/05/2015, by in CIVICS, VIDEO

No good deed goes unpunished. One woman found this out the hard way when she was making a donation to a Kiducation bin in the parking lot of St. Michael’s Church. The charitable lady was dropping her goods in and seemingly changed her mind about giving away an item because the tried to retrieve it... Read more...

Flasher On The Loose In Stratford
0 comments, 15/05/2015, by in CIVICS

Look out Stratford residents! Some dude in your area feels the need to wag his dong and you could be next. Police has notched three different calls about this guy showing off his bits around Stratford Center. The creep even followed one victim. I don't get flashers. No one wants to see you shake ... Read more...

Celebrate Top Gun Day With These Lines!
0 comments, 13/05/2015, by in MOVIES

Unbeknownst to me until about 5 minutes ago today is Top Gun Day. News to you too? I figured. Either way get into to the spirit by heading to TopGunDay.com and use their call Sign Generator to give yourself a cool name. I got "Ascot". I might have to try again. After getting your new moniker refr... Read more...

Watch A Bolt Bus Blow
0 comments, 12/05/2015, by in VIDEO

The Bolt Bus is a cheap way to travel the Northeast. You can get from NY to Boston for $13! Not a bad deal right? Well, some riders almost paid the fare with THEIR LIVES! (cue dramatic music) A Bolt Bus was passing through Newton while making its way from NYC to Boston when the driver smelled smo... Read more...