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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... »

Got a Haul of Apples for Fall? Here's What to Do With Them

Got a Haul of Apples for Fall? Here's What to Do With Them

It's that time of year again, when fresh apples are piled high at farmer's markets. If you are lucky enough to live near an orchard, you can take the day and pick your own bushel of apples. »

Hasbro Takes on the Gender Pay Gap With New Ms. Monopoly Game

Hasbro Takes on the Gender Pay Gap With New Ms. Monopoly Game

Hasbro wants to take the conversation over the gender pay gap out of the board room and into the living room with its new Ms. Monopoly game, launching this month. Dubbed “the first game where women make... »

Target Set to Roll Out Its Revamped Loyalty Program Nationwide

Target Set to Roll Out Its Revamped Loyalty Program Nationwide

Target said Monday it will be taking its recently revamped loyalty program, called Target Circle, nationwide beginning Oct. 6. CNBC had reported back in February that Target was piloting the program,... »

Pizza Hut's 'Book It' Reading Program Gets Digital Update

Pizza Hut's 'Book It' Reading Program Gets Digital Update

Remember when you earned points for all the books you read and traded them in for free Personal Pan Pizzas? Children of the '80s and '90s may be happy to hear that Pizza Hut's Book It! program is still... »

First-Class Ticket Sales Begin for North Pole Express in Essex

First-Class Ticket Sales Begin for North Pole Express in Essex

It’s not too early to start planning for the holidays. Tickets for the Essex Steam Train North Pole Express are on sale. »

Mattel Celebrates Day of the Dead With a New Doll

Mattel Celebrates Day of the Dead With a New Doll

Mattel said Monday it will release a doll honoring the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead, which begins next month. The doll will be named Barbie "Día De Muertos" and will have an outfit featuring hearts... »

Take a Tour Around the Universal Lot with Kelly Clarkson!

Yes, Kelly Clarkson really is that cool. California Live gave Kelly Clarkson an exclusive tour around the Universal lot ahead of the premiere of her new talk show on California Live, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. »

California Live Welcomes New Neighbor, Kelly Clarkson, to the Universal Lot

California Live welcomed Kelly Clarkson and her crew to the NBC Lot ahead of her talk show debut with the delicious Cousins Maine Lobster food truck. »

‘London Literary Pub’ Tour Brings Writers and Writing Home

A bartender asks Gavin Smith whether he fancies a citrus pale ale or Kolsch-style lager at the Newman Arms — a London pub dating back to 1730. The 47-year-old Liphook, England, resident makes his choice,... »

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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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