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Trending: Where We Buy Our Coffee

by Lidia Ryan and Maggie Gordon by Lidia Ryan and Maggie Gordon ran an interesting map showing who pledges their allegiance to Starbucks versus Dunkin’ Donuts. Not surprisingly, the map

Connecticut’s Top Turkey Towns

More than 30,000 wild turkeys call Connecticut home these days, with populations in all 169 of the state’s municipalities, according to the Connecticut Audion Society. But there are some towns with
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Bloomberg: Greenwich has highest sushi prices in nation

A report published by Bloomberg this summer claims that Greenwich, Connecticut has the most expensive “premium sushi” in the entire nation. So what’s premium sushi? Good question. It’s basically the
Angela Calenda, left, and Jessica Baker do pull-ups as co-owner Mike Nguyen throws a medicine ball during the workout of the day at Iron Resolve Crossfit in Stamford on Monday, June 24, 2013. File Photo

Trending: Where It’s Good to Be a Fitness Trainer

A new analysis finds that Southwestern Connecticut is one of the best places in the nation for people who work as fitness trainers. According to the data analysis company ValuePenguin, which reviewed
Marc Rogg, owner of Echo Bay Marina in Brookfield, Conn.,  drives a Master Craft  Ski Boat on Candlewood Lake Thursday, July 4, 2013.

Money Magazine names Connecticut towns to Top 50 ‘Best Places’

Looking for the “best place” to live? Well, according to Money Magazine, Nutmeggers should make a call to real estate agents in Brookfield. In the magazine’s annual round-up of the best places to live

Trending: Where the ‘Unfriendly’ Folks Live

Conde Nast Traveler asked readers to rate cities on a number of factors, including how friendly people are, and a few Northeastern cities rose to the top of one list: Where the Unfriendliest People
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Trending: How Connecticut colleges rank

The Princeton Review released its annual list of lists, ranking 378 colleges and universities around the country for everything from best college radio station to colleges that smoke the most pot.

Which Southwestern Connecticut Train Stations Are Best For Love Connections?

If you want to find love in a hopeless place, like say the train, you might want to take a look at what’s going on in Prague. The Czech Republic’s capital city is setting up a new system in which the

Is Westport one of the ‘most educated’ towns in America? Study says yes

A new analysis performed by the consumer resource website Nerd Wallet found that Westport is the ninth “most educated” place in America, thanks to a high percentage of residents with bachelor’s

Trending: Who owns a Smartphone?

Earlier today, Pew Research Center published a report showing that for the first time ever, more than half of cell phone owners have a smartphone. The report breaks down smartphone ownership by