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  • Let “Unofficial” Summer Begin Hartford

    We all know real summer doesn’t really begin until June, but for many of us, Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial launch of the most wonderful time of the year for the winter-weary. And so we welcome this three-day holiday weekend, a time for picnics and parades and sunshine and a renewed spirit, a time to honor our nation’s veterans, take time for family and welcome the best that warm weather can offer. Today the Salvation Army of Greater Hartford will hold its […]

  • Memorial Day Bargain Shopping Destinations

    For some people, Memorial Day means parades and picnics. For bargain hunters it means an extra day to shop. We’ve got the best weekend outlet destinations for deals. Before you go, check websites and Facebook and Twitter pages for special deals and coupons. If you can’t get all your browsing done in a day, some places offer shop-and-stay getaways, complete with deals on lodging at area hotels, coupon books, tote bags and complimentary breakfasts. Top places to shop: The Prime […]

  • Savvy Shopper Korky Vann: National Doughnut Day Giveaways

    Friday, June 7, is National Doughnut Day, which is celebrated on the first Friday of June each year. It was originally established in 1938 by the Chicago Salvation Army to honor women who served doughnuts to soldiers during World War I. Chimirri’s Italian Pastry Shoppe, 1075 Silas Deane Highway, in Wethersfield is celebrating with free “Hartford Cream Doughnuts” on Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (The confections are filled with cannoli cream and topped with chocolate ganache.) Information: www.chimirrispastry.com. Dunkin’ Donuts is also marking the […]

  • Best Deals For The Month Of May

    Judy Pezza did her homework and she tells us what is smart to buy right now. She also talks about the apps you need to save money on gas. Some of the best deals are available for the following products: Cookware Refrigerators Vacuums Spring clothing Camping gear Pezza shares some gas apps that will help to ease the pain at the pump if you’re traveling Memorial Day Weekend.

  • Tips For Saving Money On Your Next Outdoor Picnic

    Memorial Day picnics just ahead. If you love summer entertaining, but need to stick to a budget, we’ve got ways to picnic on a dime. Save money at the dollar store. Check dollar stores for paper plates, plastic flatware, plastic cups and decorations. You can also pick up condiments, plastic wrap, aluminum foil and disposable pans at the dollar store, Big Lots and Ocean State Job Lot stores. If you’re having a crowd, buying in bulk makes sense. Consider shopping […]

  • Hot Money Saving Deals For The Month Of July

    July is one of the hottest month’s of the year to find deals on everything from patio furniture to tickets on Broadway. Money saving expert, Judy Pezza, joined the Fox CT Morning Extra to share some tips that will help you save money all month long. Electric Bills: Valid for Connecticut Light and Power (CL&P) and UI (United Illuminating) customers: 1. For customers that install qualifying ducted split or package type air conditioning between 1/1/2013 and 12/31/2013, may qualify for […]

  • Thursday Morning Forecast: Beautiful Weather Continues Today

    Another late August– like day, with mostly sunny skies and afternoon high temperatures approaching 80 degrees. A shower is possible late Friday and Friday night. Then expect lots of clouds, but mostly dry weather this weekend, then soaking rain possible late Monday into Tuesday. High pressure off the southeast coast will continue to transport mild air with highs approaching 80 degrees. A warm front will slowly move in our direction tomorrow and into the weekend, with lots of clouds and […]

  • Looking Back At The 1979 Windsor Locks Tornado

    Today is the 34th anniversary of the Windsor and Windsor Locks tornado. On October 3, 1979, a tornado came through Windsor and Windsor Locks. It left three dead, dozens injured and millions of dollars of damage. It destroyed many historic planes at the outdoor exhibit area of the New England Air Museum, then called the Bradley Air Museum. Read the story from that day here. Read about what the forecasters said that day. Read about the airliner coming in for […]

  • Friday Morning Forecast: Chance Of Showers Today

    A few scattered showers are possible today, however, the best chance for widespread showers will be during the overnight hours. Expect lots of clouds, but a mostly dry weekend with above normal temperatures. Then soaking rain is possible late on Monday night. The Fox CT Weather Team will be keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Karen in the Gulf of Mexico this weekend, as it could make it’s way toward Connecticut by Tuesday. Yesterday was another beautiful, mild day with […]

  • Learn About Access Health CT

    Community Health Center, Inc. serves 130 thousand patients per year at multiple care sites around Connecticut.  Headquarters are in Middletown, clinics are located across the state, which includes: Groton, New London, Norwalk, Stamford, Danbury, Waterbury, New Britain, Meriden, Middletown and Enfield. To learn all about Obamacare and Access Health CT, visit: www.AccessHealthCT.com and www.chshartford.org