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The HtdConnect 411- What you need to know 5/2/2016

411 May 2nd 2016

1. Can You Hear Me Now? Accessing the Internet is something most folks take for granted. But in the North End, it’s a little hard to come by. Enter Frontier, which announced it will provide high-speed internet to North Hartford neighborhoods. For a while now, North End folks – businesses in particular – have said that their connect has been ...

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Colored Girl Art – The Art of Linda F. Martin


Born and nurtured in Hartford, Conn, I learned to use a sewing machine while in grade school. I have always appreciated fabric textures, colors and designs and throughout the years I enjoyed modifying my clothing and decorating my home walls and furniture. After a successful career as an Education Administrator for the state of Connecticut, I started my first quilt ...

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The HtdConnect 411- What you need to know 4/25/2016

1. Nothing Compares to You Prince Rogers Nelson, aka Prince, aka The Artist, left the world reeling when he died suddenly at his Paisley Park compound. His death, which followed illness from what’s been reported as flu-like symptoms, comes curiously after he won the rights to his music. The quintuple threat was 57. #RIP 2. Hillz in the Hartbeat Hillary Clinton, who hopes ...

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The HtdConnect 411- What you need to know 4/15/2016


This week, Hartford Connect introduces the 411, news and information of interest about Hartford and beyond. Every Friday, we’ll share 10 items you need to know – and things you may have missed. Have a suggestion? Email us a tip at info@hartfordconnect.com 1. It’s Getting Hot in Here The Urban League of Greater Hartford Young Professionals, with UConn, Many Mentors ...

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Nepal 2.0


Nepal 2.0 is the story of students from Hartford’s Academy of Engineering and Green Technology who developed a wind and solar powered system that brought electricity to two Nepalese villages for the first time.

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The WIZ 2015 – A MaPeach Production


MaPeach Productions presents “The Wiz” Back by popular demand!!!! MaPeach Productions proudly presents the long anticipated performance of “The Wiz”. At The Hoffman Auditorium & Bruyette Athenaeum 1678 Asylum Avenue West Hartford, CT 06117. Staring: Famecia Ward, Colin I. Osborn, Marques “Mr. Qwes” Johnson, Chinequia Bailey, Jameika Pegues-Harris, S Ysanne Marshall, Quoron James, Latarsha Starling and K’Rina Fort Choreographed by ...

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Straight Outta Hartford Tees

Sraight Outta Hartford

Straight Outta Hartford Tees On Sale Now! Straight Outta Hartford Tees now available from the Artwurks Unlimited MindLab! Adult sizes M-3X-Large only $20! Get yours today! Click here to purchase

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