Local Services in Manchester, CT

I’ve come to the conclusion, in my seventh decade, that there really is no such thing as too much fun. It seems to follow that people with more friends tend to have more fun. So, I’m branching out and meeting new people...Read More

Don’t you feel like holing up when the shorter days of November arrive (if you’re in the Northern hemisphere, that is)? Do you have a voice inside that says, “If you don’t use it, you lose it”?Read More

Lifting weights slowly can build muscle and burn calories fast. Learn about the benefits of technique and how to use it in your workouts.

October is the perfect time to explore the fall foliage across Connecticut. Here are 10 of the best towns in CT for leaf-peeping and fall foliage drives.

Learn how to lose weight in your 50s and beyond using tips from a doctor who specializes in weight loss for older adults.

Here are 16 of the essential herbs and spices in my eat pretty pantry
1. Basil contains flavonoids that protect your cells from oxidative damage
2. Cardamom relieves indigestion and detoxifies the body.
3. Cayenne boosts immunity and metabolism , and helps curb cravings.
4. Cinnamon keeps blood sugar steady, preventing insulin spikes that lead to wrinkles and blemishes .
5. Cloves aid in digestion and…

NBC Connecticut Meteorologists are continuing to track our first winter storm of the season. Our meteorologists are forecasting accumulating snow for much of the state. Snow will develop statewide prior to transitioning to a mixture of sleet, freezing rain, and plain rain.

Why am I geeking out about GIS Day? I am a HUGE gadget person! They make the creating process easier and efficient – it also justifies all of the pockets on my cargo pants that my wife would like me to throw out and my Amazon shopping habit. My passion revolves around creating anything: cooking a good meal, growing a healthy garden, building a database structure, or designing an application. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) give us access to a seemingly infinite amount of…

Rock climbing in CT is a great indoor activity when the weather is too chilly to do other outdoor activities. The cold weather is approaching so be prepared!

Despite the common stereotypes, people over 60 are busy. We are always on the move. And, when we do finally have a moment of silence, we rush to fill it with a thousand small distractions. Did you know that the average person checks their phone 110 times per day? 110 times!Read More

Life is limitless and never stops evolving. You either have to move with it or you will get left behind. Retirement is not a subject.

NEWEA is happy to announce the 2019 Student Design Competition, which tasks teams with designing & presenting a project solution. Learn more about how to enter

This holiday favorite brings the Land of Sweets’ toy soldiers and dueling mice, princesses and sugarplums to life. Delighting audiences young and old, this annual tradition comes to Cheney Hall
The 2019 Season
We've pulled together what we think is another terrific season! First up, in February 2019 is Ken Ludwig’s “The Game’s Afoot,” a comic mystery set at Gillette Castle in East Haddam. The Motown-odyssey…

Our annual global survey of project, program and portfolio managers charts the major trends in project management, reporting feedback and insights.

Manchester, CT – Fuss & O’Neill has hired two new structural engineers for its Manchester headquarters. Ruili He, PE, PhD joins the firm as a Senior Structural Engineer. She specializes in bridge design and analysis, and will support the firm’s expanding vehicular, pedestrian, and railroad bridge project presence in New … Read More

The Wilton Food Truck Festival will be held Sunday, October 28th. There will be food trucks, vendors, and live music for you to enjoy. Admission is $10 per car.