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Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 07:14 PM EDT

Plenty of Fish Bans Face Filters to Curb Deceptive Profiles

Dating app Plenty of Fish is banning face filters across its platform in a move aimed at deterring users from creating deceptive profiles, NBC News reported. In a blog post on Tuesday, the site announced that it... »

Your Guide to the Big E 2019

Your Guide to the Big E 2019

The Big E is one of the biggest fairs around. Here is what you need to know about The Big E 2019.. »

Ralph Lauren Debuts 'Friends' Collection Inspired by Rachel Green

Ralph Lauren Debuts 'Friends' Collection Inspired by Rachel Green

"Friends" fans, rejoice! It's safe to say that Ralph Lauren will "be there for you" now that they've dropped an entire collection in honor of Rachel Green's iconic ensembles. The designer brand and... »

Think Twice Before Using Hashtags When Posting Photos of Your Kids

Parents love taking photos of their children and showing them off on social media. The average parent posts around 1,500 photos of their child before his or her fifth birthday, according to the Child Rescue... »

KFC Tests America’s Craving for Chicken and Doughnuts

KFC is taking America’s love of two foods to the next level with a series of chicken and doughnut meals across 40 locations in Virginia and Pennsylvania. The fast-food chain announced that this initial... »

2019 Norwalk Boat Show Runs Through Sunday

2019 Norwalk Boat Show Runs Through Sunday

The 2019 Norwalk Boat Show is underway through Sept. 22 at the Norwalk Cove Marina. »

What Are Hard Seltzers? Here’s What You Need to Know

You’ve heard the names—White Claw, Truly, Bon & Viv—and they may even remind you of Zima, the “alternative beer” from the ’90s. So why is everyone going crazy over... »

View From the Top: Washington Monument Back Open

For the first time in three years, you will be able to go to the top of the Washington Monument and see panoramic views of the Capitol, all the monuments and everything in between. »

Creativity Without the Pressure at 'Paint and Sip' Studios

Creativity Without the Pressure at 'Paint and Sip' Studios

They've become a global sensation — "paint and sip" studios where adults can spend evenings out learning to make art in a relaxed, BYOB setting. Thousands of franchises now exist to help us all unleash our inner... »

Right at Home: The Look of Hand-Drawn Art Is Hot in Decor

Right at Home: The Look of Hand-Drawn Art Is Hot in Decor

Hand-crafted is popular these days, and many home decorators are looking for unique textiles and other furnishings that feature the look of hand-drawn art. Items like the eclectic, playful wallpapers of... »

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Closer to Free Ride 2019
Closer to Free Ride 2019
NBC Connecticut is proud to be connecting you with the Closer to Free Ride presented by Bank of America, on Saturday, September 7. "Connecticut’s Best Ride" ride benefits Smilow Cancer Hospital... Read more
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