Where and How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree After the Holidays in Connecticut

In many urban and suburban areas, Christmas trees are collected from curbside during the first 2 weeks in January. Be sure to remove all  remove all lights, wire, tinsel, ornaments, nails, stands, other NON-Organic decorative materials and other materials that are not part of the original tree. This includes tree stands also. Flocked trees are usually accepted, but … Continue reading Where and How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree After the Holidays in Connecticut

39 Things to Do in Connecticut This December

Looking for something to do in Connecticut in December? Whether you want something active, relaxing, cultural, or nature-oriented, we have you covered. Learn more! Active Adventure 1. Shred the slopes. Break out your skis, snowboards, and tubes for some downhill thrills at Mohawk Mountain Ski Area in Cornwall, Mount Southington Ski Area in Southington, Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort in Middlefield, … Continue reading 39 Things to Do in Connecticut This December

Follow the Lights to Holiday Cheer!

Holiday cheer is upon us in Connecticut! Get in the holiday spirit by getting out and experiencing some of the brilliant holiday lights festivals and displays around the state. Gather your family and friends for a festive, magical, memorable outing sure to delight audiences of all ages. Start a Family Tradition This year, the annual Lake … Continue reading Follow the Lights to Holiday Cheer!

Celebrate the Season in Connecticut with New Holiday and Winter Events, Family Friendly Activities and Charming Getaways

Cooler temperatures in New England bring a flurry of winter wonders to Connecticut, where visitors can enjoy twinkling holiday lights and Santa sightings, new indoor and outdoor activities for adventure and history lovers, fireside dining, and reduced rates at hotels, inns and B&Bs along the shoreline and countryside. It is easy to maximize every moment … Continue reading Celebrate the Season in Connecticut with New Holiday and Winter Events, Family Friendly Activities and Charming Getaways

Bristol Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges

John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that JAYSON BRUNO, 36, of Bristol, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to gun and drug offenses. According to court documents and statements made in court, law enforcement identified Bruno as a significant cocaine trafficker in Bristol.  … Continue reading Bristol Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges

CT Towns Graded, From A+ To D: How Did Your Community Do?

Here's a report card you should be paying attention to. And you may want to think twice about living in a place that was graded with a D. Niche has come out with its new 2019 rankings of the "Best Places to Live" in Connecticut, but for at least the third year in row, it … Continue reading CT Towns Graded, From A+ To D: How Did Your Community Do?