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DORO Marketplace like a European cafe, specialty grocery store and place to grab dinner in West Hartford – Hartford Courant

DORO Marketplace in West Hartford offers fresh croissants and other bakery items, as well as cappuccinos and other coffee-related beverages. DORO Marketplace, by the owners of DORO Restaurant Group (Treva, Avert, Zohara and Artisanal Burger Company) has opened a fast-casual concept: part grocery store, coffeehouse and bakery, with counter service and grab-and-go meals. (Kassi Jackson/The Hartford Courant)

Source: DORO Marketplace like a European cafe, specialty grocery store and place to grab dinner in West Hartford – Hartford Courant

Nonprofit Municipal Utilities Weather Storm Differently | CT News Junkie

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Norwich Public Utilities crew after Tropical Storm Isaias

Source: Nonprofit Municipal Utilities Weather Storm Differently | CT News Junkie

In a hot summer gripped by a pandemic and a damaged economy, rising electricity rates at Eversource spark public outrage – Hartford Courant

Ray Roberge of Higganum placed a sign in the lawn outside Eversource’s 107 Selden St. location off the Berlin Turnpike in Berlin on Friday. A group gathered to protest the distribution rates of their recent bills, many of which doubled compared to recent months. (Kassi Jackson/The Hartford Courant)

State legislators who voted for the Millstone legislation are demanding another look after hearing complaints from constituents about rising electricity prices.

Source: In a hot summer gripped by a pandemic and a damaged economy, rising electricity rates at Eversource spark public outrage – Hartford Courant

Thousands of crows have descended on Hartford for a spooky, noisy and mysterious ‘winter roost;’ here’s why – Hartford Courant

Crows roost briefly at a staging area at Trout Brook Drive and Exeter Avenue in West Hartford before ultimately heading to the Berry Rosenblatt U.S. Armed Forces Reserve Center on South Quaker Lane (not pictured) shortly after dusk. Photo by Brad Horrigan | bhorrigan@courant.com (Brad Horrigan / Hartford Courant)

As winter dusk begins to fall in Connecticut, crows begin to gather in their thousands. They fly in from rural areas to spots near Hartford’s western border, to just outside New Haven, in Norwich’s Yantic section, and along Waterbury’s Naugatuck River. These spooky, massive, noisy, smelly and semi-mysterious “winter roosts” have in the past caused major headaches for giant corporations, hospitals, homeowners and businesses, but are fascinating to ornithologists.

Source: Thousands of crows have descended on Hartford for a spooky, noisy and mysterious ‘winter roost;’ here’s why – Hartford Courant

CT, NY and NJ to sue over tax changes that hit blue states | The CT Mirror

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.    MARK PAZNIOKAS / CTMIRROR.ORG

 

Updated at 5:43 p.m.The Democratic governors of Connecticut, New York and New Jersey said Friday they will file a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of new federal income tax laws restricting state and local tax deductions, a change that primarily falls on a dozen states that voted against President Trump in 2016.

Source: CT, NY and NJ to sue over tax changes that hit blue states | The CT Mirror

Marco Benevento “Atari” [Live 10/13/11 Hartford, CT]

Connecticut’s fuel cell industry braces for potential change / the ct mirror

Demonstration model of a direct-methanol fuel cell. The actual fuel cell stack is the layered cube shape in the center of the image – Wikipedia

CT Fuel Cell Industry Braces . . . / the ct mirror

Governor Malloy: Governor Malloy Statement on Agreement with State Employee Union Leaders

Governor Malloy Statement on Agreement with State Employee Union Leaders.

Morris Graves / Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Morris Graves, The Myth of Division and Separation, 1940, Gift of Henry E. Schnakenberg.

Gene Pitney / True Love Never Runs Smooth