Sunday, November 27, 2022


Sponsored • Published Sep. 07, 2017 10:23 a.m.

Pamela Kirkby: Following in the Footsteps of Success

Some pictures are, indeed, worth a thousand words. Others tell a much bigger story.The image of Branford's Pam Kirkby and her mom, Joan, with William Raveis chronicles a history of the real ...

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Sponsored • Published Sep. 07, 2017 10:23 a.m.

One Glitzy Night, One Agent, Nine Awards

This was the William Raveis annual awards dinner. A glitzy, national affair held under the neon lights at  Mohegan Sun. Gowns. Cocktail dresses. Suits and ties. It was the Grammys, only...

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Sponsored • Published Sep. 07, 2017 10:22 a.m.

Local, Local, Local: Real Estate Buyers and Sellers Should Think Locally

"Location, location, location" has long been the mantra most often repeated by Realtors, but along the Connecticut shoreline "local, local, local" is equally relevant for both buyers and sellers...

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Sponsored • Published Sep. 01, 2017 03:40 p.m.

Everything But the Building

Jim Lally is always looking for a challenge.From building an advanced septic system for the Madison Beach Hotel to developing fish ladders on the Quinnipiac River, Schumack Engineered...

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Sponsored • Published July 11, 2017 01:44 p.m.

Ready, Set, Shop! Sidewalk Sales Offer Deals in 3 Local Towns

Whether you're a bargain hunter or a strolling shopper, the annual sidewalk sales in Branford, Guilford, and Madison will take place starting on Thursday, July 20 and run through Sunday, July 23,...

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Sponsored • Published Feb. 03, 2017 12:01 a.m.

Advanced Foot & Ankle Care now at a Community Orthopedic Center

Orthopedic Associates of Middletown (OAM), with facilities in Westbrook, Marlborough and Middletown can hardly be called a conventional outpatient orthopedic practice.  Evident in...

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Sponsored • Published Aug. 23, 2016 11:56 a.m.

The St. John School Difference

Selecting a school for your bundle of joy can be as important – and mind boggling – as deciding upon his or her name.  After all, both choices will impact every day for the rest ...

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Sponsored • Published June 10, 2016 02:40 p.m.

Madison Hoop Dreams Taps Full Potential

On the CT shoreline, there is a summer camp that can help fulfill your child's dreams – Madison Hoop Dreams! Do you ever watch professional athletes and think, 'if only I had practiced more,...

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Sponsored • Published May 09, 2016 12:16 p.m.

Private Country Living Close to Everything

Set at the end of a private driveway, this unique contemporary Ranch style home offers privacy and seclusion yet is still close to shops, restaurants, water, the beach, downtown, Yale,...

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Sponsored • Published April 29, 2016 12:01 a.m.

A Milestone Worth Celebrating

For many, a day at the spa is just that – an escape from the daily routine, a place to celebrate a special occasion or the go-to place for relaxation. For Joyce Cosenza,...

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Sponsored • Published April 22, 2016 10:43 a.m.

Going on 5 Generations of Home Grown!

The DeFrancesco Farm spans four generations of farmers, (while the fifth is helping grandpa on the side), in Northford, Connecticut. Around 1907, the first DeFrancesco emigrated from Italy and...

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Sponsored • Published April 01, 2016 10:14 a.m.

Why You Should Be Getting Regular Massage and Facial Treatments

How long has it been since you had a facial treatment? This is the first question I ask clients at the start of their appointment. More common than you’d think, a typical reply is...

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Sponsored • Published March 09, 2016 11:45 a.m.

The Secret to Great Skin Revealed By an Expert!

Ask most women what the most important skin care ingredients are and they will usually answer with vitamin C, retinol's, peptides, antioxidants and sunscreen. Clients who receive facial treatments ...

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Sponsored • Published Dec. 18, 2015 10:03 a.m.

Holiday Shopping at Page Hardware

The supermarket that offers one-stop shopping is one of the greatest inventions. For holiday gift shopping, Page Hardware & Appliance is the greatest discovery ever. There's something for...

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Sponsored • Published Nov. 20, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Holiday Entertaining Tips

Let's have frustration free and safe holidays with the tips we've assembled from a variety of expert sources... Some, you may say, are just plain common sense but we often forget to exercise them...

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Sponsored • Published Oct. 23, 2015 10:35 a.m.

Shopping Locally Offers Consumers Shoppertunities

We hear and see the phrase "Shop Local" everywhere but do we really get it?"Understand that shopping locally is not shopping with the mass merchants in your hometown, but shopping at your...

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Sponsored • Published Sep. 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Page Hardware is Pro Pet

Among the happiest of Page Hardware & Appliance Co.'s customers are dogs and cats, and rightly so as Page not only carries pet products "to drool for" but also is completely welcoming to Fido...

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Sponsored • Published Aug. 28, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Students Reach Their Highest at the Country School

It's near the end of August, and everywhere around the country kids are saying goodbye to the summer sun and heading indoors for another school year. Pretty much everywhere except The Country...

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Sponsored • Published Aug. 21, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Back-to-School = Neat-New-Stuff

Excited or not, it's back-to-school time, and shopping for the annual event is one of the best parts (at least from the student's perspective).  From the parents' and grandparents' point of...

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Sponsored • Published Aug. 14, 2015 12:01 a.m.

What is Medicare’s Annual Wellness Visit?

If you have Medicare Part B, you are entitled to a "Medicare Annual Wellness Visit" which is different than a traditional physical exam.  Medicare does not pay for a physical exam, but they...

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Sponsored • Published July 24, 2015 10:30 a.m.

Pest Prevention at Pages

Nothing bugs us more in the summer than, well, bugs.  We all have to contend with insects but, fortunately, there are experts and weapons readily available.One of the top predators at...

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Sponsored • Published July 10, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Why Everyone Should Have a Primary Care Doctor

Having a Primary Care Doctor in today's health care environment is extremely important. Since the passing of the Affordable Care Act, primary care doctors have been working hard to keep up with...

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Sponsored • Published June 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Why Not When Tying the Knot?

Ah, wedding season! Romance is in the air, people are registering for gifts and picking out presents, but at a hardware store? Absolutely!  What a great place for brides and grooms to get...

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Sponsored • Published June 05, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Good, Old-Fashioned Gardening (and more) at Riggio’s Garden Center

Rather than leading a rush-rush, intense, constantly on-the-go stressed life, why not take a few steps back and into the garden? This is the time of year to get down to earth, literally!...

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Sponsored • Published May 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Growth Spurt of Local Produce at Roberts

"Support of local produce is good – plain and simple," says Director of Customer Happiness & Satisfaction at Roberts Food Center, Bob Fusco Jr."No matter how you look at, the...

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