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Achieving Less Stress at Hubbard Park

Posted on 07 May 2016 by

Going to Hubbard Park in Meriden can help anyone stress less. It’s a state park that has not only a lake and children’s park, but when you drive up to the top of the mountain you reach the highest point in Connecticut. You can look over what seems like half of the state and point […] Continue Reading…

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Did You Know?

Posted on 07 May 2016 by

Did you know Lafayette Hall was once a shopping mall?                                     The mall had escalators and a glass elevator, both ripped out at the time of construction. The second floor balcony and the parking garage also remain the […] Continue Reading…

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My Top 5 Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

Posted on 03 May 2016 by

There are many new movies that will premiere in the later half of 2016. Here’s the top five most anticipated movies for this year. The number five pick is Suicide Squad, which debuts Friday, August 5. It is about supervillains who are recruited by the government to do the dirty work. Doctor Strange, comes in […] Continue Reading…

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Summer Sun? No Thank You!

Posted on 02 May 2016 by

It’s almost summer time, but who needs to go out in that hot sun, when you can turn on the AC and play some awesome video games? As any seasoned gamer would know, big releases for the most part don’t come out in the summer. However, here are just a few games that will keep […] Continue Reading…

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Cleanup Post Winter Wonderland

Posted on 10 February 2016 by

    If Mother Nature is easy on us this year, we can expect only a few mere inches of snow. But many will tell you that inches do matter. So in the event of a good amount of snowfall, remember these cleanup tips: Bundle Up: You can never go wrong with a good knit […] Continue Reading…

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Making Friends

Posted on 05 February 2016 by

Having a friend in a class can make the class much more enjoyable. For those with friends at school, they can sign up for the same class. Some are not as fortunate to have friends that need to fill the same requirements, or want to take the same classes. To make up for this, it […] Continue Reading…

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This Year I Learned…

Posted on 19 December 2015 by

I have a lot of first-world problems. C’mon!  Who else can genuinely complain about the coffee machine’s malfunction or spotty WiFi? Obviously there are worse things that can happen, but I realized I make these situations a bigger deal than I should. This world is a terrifying place, especially America. Tragedy after tragedy seems to […] Continue Reading…

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The Cartoon From Beyond Our Stars: Why You Should be Watching Steven Universe

Posted on 18 December 2015 by

In a point of our lives where the impending doom of growing up is looming over our heads, it would be nice to take 10 minutes out of our day to feel like a kid again, to be open to imagination and adventure again without the thought of finals pounding in the back of our […] Continue Reading…

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Bo Burnham: “Make Happy” Tour

Posted on 18 December 2015 by

Being a fan of sarcasm and witty puns, it was no surprise that I would hop on board to seeing Bo Burnham’s comedy tour when he came to Connecticut. I have been a fan of Burnham’s work since he released his first EP in 2008, “Bo Fo Sho”.  Burnham only followed his album with more […] Continue Reading…

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PlayStation Experience 2015

Posted on 18 December 2015 by

December was a big month for Playstation Fans. On Saturday, December 5 through December 6, the Playstation Experience 2015 took place at the Moscone West in San Francisco, California. The Playstation Experience is an annual event for gamers and playstation fans alike.The event showcases games that are coming out in the future for the Playstation […] Continue Reading…