2020 Census: Hiring Event Offers $25 Per Hour Jobs in Terryville

Uncle Sam wants you to participate in the 2020 Census ... and not just as a citizen who fills out the form. The Census Bureau is hiring up to 500,000 temporary, part-time census takers for the 2020 Census in communities across the country. A representative from Census 2020 will be at the Terryville Public Library … Continue reading 2020 Census: Hiring Event Offers $25 Per Hour Jobs in Terryville

Visions For Vacancies: 187 Church St. Torrington

Periodically, we’ll feature a commercial building and ask you what you think would be the best use for it. Forget what zone it’s in, ignore setback regulations, dump lot coverage rules and all the other zoning jargon that puts most people to sleep. If you had your way, what would you like to see there? What would … Continue reading Visions For Vacancies: 187 Church St. Torrington

Torrington to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

Torrington Mayor Carbone announced the city through a committee of volunteers, has begun making plans to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, the Women’s Right to Vote. This was the single largest expansion of democracy in our nation’s history. The committee is in the early stages of planning celebratory events … Continue reading Torrington to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage

Meet This Inspiring Connecticut Coffee Couple

When it comes to driving and a dedicated partnership that’s as strong and good as their customer service, Danielle and Doug are serving up great coffee in Bristol, CT. Upon meeting, they knew they shared a common goal and worked quietly towards the American dream over the past years. While the idea wasn’t always clear, … Continue reading Meet This Inspiring Connecticut Coffee Couple

10 Recent Connecticut Lottery Winners

Lifelong Wallingford Resident Wins $20,000 Prize Thanks to Good Karma and a Lucky Bracelet Shirley Stevens, 87, of Wallingford, a retired laundry manager from Choate Rosemary Hall, had two great reasons to celebrate last Sunday.  First, the Minnesota Vikings, her favorite football team, beat the New Orleans Saints that night, and then she won a $20,000 top … Continue reading 10 Recent Connecticut Lottery Winners

Connecticut Ranks #10 for Robocalls in 2019

Robocalls are on the rise across the US. Nearly half the calls made from US cell phones in 2019 were spam according to a report from the Federal Communications Commission. Using data from the Federal Trade Commission's National Do Not Call Registry, Provision Living analyzed robocall complaints in every state to identify where robocalls are … Continue reading Connecticut Ranks #10 for Robocalls in 2019

10 Connecticut Audacious Recreation Resolutions for 2020

Every year around this time, we make resolutions for the year ahead. Most of these promises to ourselves don’t survive January, but we’ve got 10 resolution ideas that can easily be accomplished next year, all right here in Connecticut. 1. Take Your Time Off! Use all of your vacation days. Don’t save them for a rainy … Continue reading 10 Connecticut Audacious Recreation Resolutions for 2020

You've Got to Try Out This Connecticut Man's Outstanding Coffee

When it comes to hot beverages, coffee reigns supreme. While corporate chains seem to dominate the caffeinated spectrum, many connoisseurs are opting for a more local and richer flavor to suit their palette. As chains become stale, local Bristol coffee shop, Café Real stands out among the others and offers coffee the way it was … Continue reading You've Got to Try Out This Connecticut Man's Outstanding Coffee

No Child Left Inside Winter Festival

Children and adults can spend time together outdoors and try ice fishing (ice dependent), go on a hike, try snowshoeing, play winter games, and view a host of demonstrations from LL Bean,  Resources in Search and Rescue (rescue dogs), and more. Families may also gather around fire pits for a good old-fashioned marshmallow roast and enjoy … Continue reading No Child Left Inside Winter Festival