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Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 at 07:12 PM EST

Continent's 1st Indoor Snow Mountain Opens at NJ Dream Mall

New Jersey got a taste of the first heavy snow of the season earlier this week, and residents will be able to play in even more snow on Thursday with the opening of "Big SNOW" indoor ski and snowboard slopes at... »

Going Somewhere? Some Places Offer Trips to the Unknown

Going Somewhere? Some Places Offer Trips to the Unknown

When Dena Espenscheid answered an advertisement on social media offering a weekend vacation to an unknown destination, her sister warned her she was going to get kidnapped. As it turns out, not only was... »

How Americans Spend Halloween: From Candy to Costumed Pets

How Americans Spend Halloween: From Candy to Costumed Pets

The good news for kids this Halloween: They'll likely come home with a bigger pile of candy than of healthy snacks while out trick-or-treating. Americans have a wide variety of plans to celebrate the spooky... »

Iconic NYC Restaurant Gets Zero Stars in Scathing NYT Review

Iconic NYC Restaurant Gets Zero Stars in Scathing NYT Review

Peter Luger Steak House, the iconic Brooklyn beef palace whose name is a byword for luxury New York eating, got a shock downgrade to zero stars in a new New York Times review Tuesday. »

Ohio Mom Goes Viral With Extreme Costume Crocheting

An Ohio mom has gone viral for the incredible Halloween costumes she creates for her children. Each one of them taking more than 50 hours to complete as she crochets each one herself. »

Winter Village at Bryant Park Set to Open on Halloween

Winter Village at Bryant Park Set to Open on Halloween

The day you utter the words “Trick or Treat,” Bryant Park’s Winter Village is set to bring cheer for the holiday season. »

Cider Conn to Celebrate State’s Alcoholic Cider Offerings

Cider Conn to Celebrate State’s Alcoholic Cider Offerings

A celebration of alcoholic cider, or hard cider, is coming to Connecticut. »

Teal Pumpkin Project Encourages Safe Trick-Or-Treating

Taking part can help kids with food allergies can join in the Halloween fun. NBC's Sarah Dallof reports. Click here for a map of places where you can find non-food treats for Halloween. »

Calling All Children's Choirs!: New Haven Tree Lighting

Calling All Children's Choirs!: New Haven Tree Lighting

As part of the NBC Connecticut Tree Lighting special broadcast on Dec. 5 live from the New Haven Green, we are looking for a childrens' school or youth chorus to perform at least two songs on the show. »

Popeyes’ Chicken Sandwich to Return in November

Popeyes’ Chicken Sandwich to Return in November

Popeyes’ chicken sandwich will return to stores Nov. 3. In August, the Restaurant Brands International chain sold out of its new chicken sandwich in a little more than two weeks. »

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2019 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks
2019 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walks
NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to join forces with the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. This 5k walk raises funds for breast cancer research and... Read more
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