April 6, 2017

Notable Connecticans: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Writer Harriet Beecher Stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe changed history with a story. Her life shows what ordinary people can do to change something they feel is […]
April 6, 2017

My Town: Windsor

My Town: Windsor Where is My Town? Windsor is on the Connecticut River. It is just north of Hartford. The Farmington River flows through it. This […]
April 2, 2017

One-Two Punch: Hurricanes Connie and Diane

The Flood of 1936 and Hurricane of 1938 were devastating events for Connecticut. The Hurricane of 1938 cost as much as $100 million in property damage. […]
April 2, 2017

Hartford Circus Fire

The Hartford Circus Fire may be Connecticut’s worst disaster caused by human error. Thursday, July 6, 1944 was a hot and humid day. 6,000 people came […]