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Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 10:25 PM EDT

Oakland Zoo Animals Get to Eat Squished Fruit Damaged in Produce Truck Wreck

Talk about not letting roadkill go to waste. The elephants, giraffes and bears at the Oakland Zoo got to nosh on African jackfruit and bananas Wednesday thanks to a overturned big rig that dumped 60,000... »

Avon Performance Honors Victims of Malaysia Flight 17

Avon Performance Honors Victims of Malaysia Flight 17

Avon Summer Theater will be performing the broadway hit RENT this weekend at Avon High School, with a special focus on Malaysian Airlines Flight 17. »

Danbury Celebrates the Beatles This Weekend

Danbury Celebrates the Beatles This Weekend

Danbury will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ arrival in the U.S. this weekend. »

Michelle Obama Style Guide

Michelle Obama Style Guide

The first lady proves she's first in fashion. »

Hershey Raising Prices on Candy as Costs Rise

Hershey Raising Prices on Candy as Costs Rise

Candy maker Hershey Co. says its 2014 profit will be around the low end of its earlier forecast, and it is raising prices as costs rise. The company said Tuesday that prices for ingredients such as cocoa, dairy... »

New Starbucks App Lets You Pay in Advance

New Starbucks App Lets You Pay in Advance

The uber-popular Seattle-based coffee chain has created a mobile app that will allow their customers to order and pay for their drink prior to arriving to the store »

Take a Bite – It’s National Hot Dog Day

Take a Bite – It’s National Hot Dog Day

Whether you like yours with ketchup, mustard, relish, Coney Island sauce or something else, there are plenty of places to celebrate this afternoon. »

New Restaurant Planned for Mohegan Sun Site

New Restaurant Planned for Mohegan Sun Site

A Pennsylvania-based restaurant and sports bar plans to open its first restaurant in New England and broke ground near Mohegan Sun casino on Tuesday. »

It’s National Junk Food Day

It’s National Junk Food Day

Whether you have a sweet tooth or prefer something salty, some snacking favorites are made right here in Connecticut. »

ConnectiCon Opens in Hartford

ConnectiCon Opens in Hartford

ConnectiCon comes to Hartford through July 13. »

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