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Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 10:11 AM EST

Goodwill's Campaign Helps You Forget Your Ex This Valentine's Day

Is a breakup bringing you heartache for Valentine's Day? »

Subway Says Goodbye to the $5 Footlong

Subway Says Goodbye to the $5 Footlong

So long to the catchy “$5 footlong” jingle, because Subway's iconic deal just got a dollar more expensive. Customers will now have to shell out $6 for "ALL of your favorite classic footlongs," the restaurant... »

Cat Gets Head Stuck in Vase, Becomes Internet Sensation

Cat Gets Head Stuck in Vase, Becomes Internet Sensation

A Reddit user this week posted a photo of a cat looking like an Egyptian goddess, but the shiny collar in the photo was not supposed to be around the cat's neck. The cat, which is doing fine, got the accessory... »

250 Boats Docked at Convention Center for Hartford Boat Show

From paddle boats to pontoons, the Hartford Boat Show gives guests the chance to compare the newest inventory side-by-side and the organizers say there is something for every one. »

Teens Say Costumes Got Them Kicked Out of 'Frozen' Event

Two San Diego County teens were left disappointed after being turned away from a "Frozen" Disney on Ice show at Valley View Casino for an unlikely and seemingly bizarre reason: they were too tall to be... »

Throwback: Board Game Cafe Coming to New Haven

Throwback: Board Game Cafe Coming to New Haven

Gamers in New Haven are in for a throwback surprise this month: a board game cafe. »

12 Adoptable CT Pups Promote Puppy Bowl

12 Adoptable CT Pups Promote Puppy Bowl

Before you watch the Broncos and the Panthers duke it out in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, how about a round of "a-paws" for Connecticut puppies picked to play in a dogged football game for the doggone cute... »

McDonald's to Test McGriddles in Expanded All-Day Breakfast

McDonald's to Test McGriddles in Expanded All-Day Breakfast

Basking in the fanfare over its all-day breakfast menu, McDonald's is pushing its operational limits by testing the addition of another morning favorite to the lineup: the McGriddle. »

Trade Old Baby Items for Discounts at Toys 'R' Us

Trade Old Baby Items for Discounts at Toys 'R' Us

Those looking for an excuse to rid their homes of old and unsafe baby items now stand to benefit from cleaning out their closets through the annual Toys "R" Us Great Trade-In event. »

DMB to Play in CT Concert Before 2017 Tour Hiatus

DMB to Play in CT Concert Before 2017 Tour Hiatus

Dave Matthews Band concerts have become a tradition come summertime in Connecticut and LiveNation has announced the singer's next performance in the state before the band goes on hiatus from touring next year. »

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Penguin Plunge 2016
We're Freezin' For A Reason – for Special Olympics Connecticut! Join NBC Connecticut's “The Paddling Peacocks” at the Penguin Plunge in Farmington! Come on, take the plunge! Don't miss the opportunity to... Read more
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