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Top 10 Things in CT You Should Do Before Summer's Over

If you're in Connecticut for the summer, or even just for part of it, consider yourself lucky. Many throughout New England think of our little state as something of its very own Vacationland, USA. From beaches (upon beaches, upon beaches) to some of the most beautiful, and doable hikes this side of the White Mountains, Connecticut is a summer-lover's paradise.

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4 Spectacular Spots in Northern CT to Disconnect From Your Marketing Stress

Inbound Marketing, Connecticut | August 01, 2016 | By Sara Cottle

Are you really relaxing if you’re not disconnected from your devices? Now that you can easily access email on your mobile phone, or you can work from home where your workstation is right in front of you, the temptation to tend to work-related matters while away from the office is greater than ever. And we all know it: staying connected in those ways, especially when we’re supposed to be in our work-free zones, is not good for us. We also know that office activity is not the healthiest of activities; again, especially when it’s the only activity you make time for. Rene Russo from The Intern (2015) may have said it best: “sitting is the new smoking.”

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July 4th, 2016: 3 Tips To Live By This Weekend

Connecticut, Travel | June 30, 2016 | By Julia Rubano

This year, July 4th falls on a Monday… you know what that means: long weekend! And if your boss is especially nice, it means a really long weekend beginning on Friday. We're all excited to celebrate America's birthday, sure, but in the midst of the excitement, we often forget how to best plan the weekend. So let’s get you to that BBQ on time, shall we?

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A Simple Identification Guide for: The 5 Most Common Native Trees in Connecticut (Infographic)

 

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