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The Bristol Press – Tickets for the 31st Annual Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament are now on sale

BRISTOL — Tickets are on sale now for the 31st Annual Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, which will also support the Craig Yarde Foundation. The tournament will take place on Monday August 1 at the Tunxis Country Club at 87 Town Farm Road, Farmington. Registration begins at 10:30 …

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Must-See Pieces from the St. Louis Art Museum Collection of Ted and Maryanne Simmons | Arts and theater

Last year, Hall of Fame baseball player Ted Simmons and fine art printer Maryanne Ellison Simmons handed over a collection they had spent decades building. It was a partial gift, a partial purchase by the couple from the St. Louis Art Museum, which paid just over $2.3 million, or about …

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For the third consecutive year, the Audrain Automobile Museum welcomes Bentley Boston, the … | New

Newport, Rhode Island, June 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For the third consecutive year, the Audrain Automobile Museum welcomes Bentley Boston, New England’s first factory-authorized Bentley dealership, as a proud supporter of the Audrain Newport Concours & Motor Week. “We have a unique mix of the most luxurious, desirable and …

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Homer Glen Ability Awareness Group purchases specialty swing set for Heritage Park

Volunteers from the Homer Glen Abilities Awareness Committee are raising money during this year’s Homer Fest to purchase a specialized swing for children with special needs. Committee members and friends and family will work in the Homer Fest beer tent beginning at 4:30 p.m. Friday, hoping festival-goers will enjoy the …

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Chance the Rapper hosts Juneteenth 2022 at DuSable Museum, festivities ensue at St Sabina, Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church

CHICAGO (WLS) — It was a day of celebration through song and dance. A resounding noise echoed through the Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Fuller Park as the singers spoke for their voiceless ancestors. “Thousands of enslaved African Americans had no idea that emancipation was over, lived through a long …

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Free ‘Juneteenth’ celebration at the Florence Griswold Museum this afternoon with a jazz quartet and poets

Poet Marilyn Nelson speaks at a Witness Stones event in 2021. OLD LYME – The Witness Stones Poets will join the Nat Reeves Quartet in a June 19 jazz and poetry festival on the lawn of the Florence Griswold Museum on Saturday afternoon June 18 at 2 p.m. Acclaimed Connecticut …

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Historic sailboat promotes STEM education for girls at HR Maritime Museum

The crew members of the Young lady. (Photos by Dion Ogust) Now 59 and licensed to use the letters MBE after her name, Tracy Edwards is an international sports legend, the first woman to receive the Yachting Journalists’ Association’s Yachtsman of the Year trophy. She put together the first-ever all-female …

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The Cleveland Museum of Art says the Italian government has not contacted about a possibly stolen sculpture: The Wake Up for Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Subscribe to Alarm Clock, cleveland.comThe free morning newsletter from , delivered to your inbox weekdays at 5:30 a.m. Northeastern Ohio is under a heat advisory today, with temperatures expected to reach 96 degrees with sunny skies. The humidity will make it as hot as 106 degrees. It will stay clear …

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The 2022 Plains 4th of July Heritage Celebration in Sterling, CO

REGION SELECTION RectangleCreated with Sketch. New Plains heritage returns to Pioneer Park. Monday, June 13, 2022, 4:40 p.m. MDT Updated: Monday, June 13, 2022, 5:17 p.m. MDT STERLING, Colo. – Heritage on the Plains will be a four-day celebration at various locations around Sterling. Heritage on the Plains at an …

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Darien unveils the latest additions to the Heritage Trail

DARIEN, CT — History is often said to be one of life’s greatest teachers. Now those who visit the Darien Heritage Trail will be enriched and educated for years to come. Last Friday, the city unveiled four new markers on the trail with groundbreaking ceremonies. Then, the most recent markers …

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The Day – Connecticut Blue Heritage Trail launches with signs in Groton, New London, Waterford

Eight new signs in Groton, New London and Waterford mark sites important to Connecticut’s marine environment, maritime economy and culture. The signs, which mark the first phase of the Blue Heritage Trail, are located at Bluff Point State Park and Coastal Reserve, Fort Trumbull State Park, Fort Griswold Battlefield State …

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Mónica Ramírez-Montagut appointed director of the Parrish Art Museum

It’s official. The Parrish Art Museum has a new chef at the helm. On June 8, Parrish Board Co-Chairs Alexandra Stanton and Frederic M. Seegal and Co-Chairs Sean Cohan and Timothy G. Davis announced that Mónica Ramírez-Montagut had been named the next director of the Parrish Art Museum. A former …

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Amy Smith-Stewart appointed chief curator of the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art

Amy Smith-Stewart has been named the new chief curator of the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, Connecticut, becoming the first woman to lead the non-collecting institution since its founding in 1964. Smith-Stewart, curator at the Aldrich since 2013, has an established track record of showcasing the work of emerging …

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Hispanic Society Museum & Library, NY, hosts exhibition of watercolors by American painters

Orville Houghton Peets’ artwork titled Jacaranda Tree. Mohammad Yusuf, Feature Writer The Hispanic Society Museum & Library (HSM&L) in New York presents a new exhibition, American Travellers: A Watercolor Journey Through Spain, Portugal, and Mexico (June 17 – October 16). It focuses on major watercolors by American artists painted in …

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The Mattatuck Museum offers walk-in tours

WATERBURY – The Mattatuck Museum offers 30-minute walk-in tours on Saturdays. Staff guide patrons through the museum’s special exhibits, collection gallery, or historical exhibit. After the visit, visitors can continue to explore the museum on their own. Saturday, July 2: Visit to the history collection of the Mattatuck Museum Saturday …

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Modern U.S. coins showcased in June Heritage auction showcase

Auctions are now open in Inheritance Showcase auction of modern collectible American coins and bullionwith the final live session scheduled for 6:00 p.m. CT on Monday, June 13. This auction mainly focuses on US bullion currencyas well as a small but important selection of modern commemorative coins. From 2006 to …

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Japan eases foreign tourism ban, allows guided package tours

TOKYO (AP) — Japan eased its borders for foreign tourists on Friday and began accepting visa applications, but only for those on guided tour packages who are willing to follow the wearing of masks and other anti-virus measures as the country cautiously tries to balance business and infection worries. Friday …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) Price target reduced to $6.00

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) had its target price reduced by Piper Sandler stock analysts to $6.00 in a research note released Thursday, Stock Target Advisor reports. Piper Sandler’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 52.28% from the company’s previous close. Other research analysts have …

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The Trolley Museum kicks off the season with the “Museum In Motion” festival on June 25

EAST HAVEN, CT – All aboard for awesomeness. On June 25, the Shore Line Trolley Museum kicks off its 2022 summer season with “Museum In Motion,” a day of parades, photo ops, trolley rides and bluegrass. This annual event features meticulously restored antique trams, work equipment, subway cars and electric …

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Rising fuel prices impact local tourism

MYSTIC, CT- (WFSB) — Southeast Connecticut is the mecca of state tourism, and mystic is a must-stop for many out-of-state residents. But as fuel prices rise above $5 and $6, people are rethinking their travel plans. “It’s an advantage for us here at Mystic. I think we’ll continue to see …

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African Heritage, Inc. kicks off June 16 with annual “Freedom Day” celebration in Appleton, Wisconsin

African Heritage, Inc. Celebrates Graduates at Juneteenth Festival 2021 in Appleton “This year marks our organization’s 12th annual celebration in Appleton, and we’re excited to extend the Juneteenth experience through July 4 with a series of virtual seminars.” APPLETON, Wis. (PRWEB) June 08, 2022 AfricanHeritage, Inc., a non-profit organization …

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Overview of ‘The 52 Artists of the Aldrich Museum: A Feminist Stage’

In 1970, protesters descended on the Whitney Museum of American Art to demand that its annual exhibition (overwhelmingly male) contain at least 50% of works by women, and that half of these women be black. The Women’s Art Ad Hoc Committee – which included artists Faith Ringgold, Poppy Johnson and …

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Reports Show Cannabis Tourism Industry Valued at $17 Billion

The cannabis-related tourism industry is valued at $17 billion and could begin to grow rapidly post-COVID. A report presented in Forbes claims that 50% of millennials think access to adult cannabis is important when planning a trip, and that 43% of millennials specifically choose a destination because of legalization. According …

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The Bristol Press – Lock Museum of America, Plymouth Historical Society will hold an open house

PLYMOUTH — The Lock Museum of America and the Plymouth Historical Society will host open houses on June 11 to celebrate Connecticut Open House. Open houses will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 11 at the Plymouth Historical Society at 572 Main St. and the Lock …

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2022 Preservation Award winners announced by Heritage Foundation

heritage foundation photo The 2022 Preservation Award winners were announced last month at the Williamson County Heritage Foundation’s Fifth Annual Preservation Symposium at the Williamson County Enrichment Center. For 46 years, as part of its nonprofit mission, the Heritage Foundation has recognized preservation projects and individuals who have made significant …

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Marijuana Tourism

Connecticut is investing $3 million in a new advertising campaign to promote tourism in our state. But here’s a theme you won’t hear mentioned…yet. “Whether you’re just taking a stroll or splashing in the surf, cannabis can add fun to your beach visit. That was the promise of a private …

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Mystic Museum of Art (MMoA) Presents The Covers of Norman Rockwell’s Saturday Evening Post: Tell Me a Story | New

Mystic Museum of Art (MMoA) is pleased to present by Norman Rockwell Saturday Evening Post Covers: Tell Me a Story, organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA. Highlight of the Year of Narrative Art MMoA, the exhibition will take place from From June 18 to September 18. MYSTIC, …

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Submit your fan art to be featured at the Broadway Museum!

Attention Broadway fans! This is your chance to unleash your artistic spirit. BroadwayWorld and the Museum of Broadway invite you to submit your original Broadway-inspired works. Winners will receive two (2) VIP tickets to the Broadway Museum, a bag of branded merchandise, and your work will be commemorated on the …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) Short interest up 24.8% in May

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) enjoyed significant growth in short-term interest in May. As of May 15, there was short interest totaling 1,110,000 shares, up 24.8% from the total of 889,200 shares as of April 30. Approximately 4.8% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based …

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Bronx artist channels Hispanic and American family heritage through art

June 01, 2022, 12:26 p.m.Updated 3 days ago By: News 12 Staff News 12 spotlights a Bronx artist who uses his talent to channel his family history. Reflecting personal family experiences, showcasing Bronx culture, and paying homage to their ancestors are just a few of the things that fuel artist …

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Zacks: Brokerages expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG) to report quarterly sales of $154.69 million

Stock analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to post sales of $154.69 million for the current quarter, reports Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance, with the highest estimate of sales at $161.89 million and the lowest estimate at $147.48 …

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Celebrating AAPI Heritage Month: Feeling Stranger Where We Belong (Podcast) – Employee Rights/Labour Relations

June 01, 2022 Little Mendelson To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. In honor and celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Littler’s attorney Judy Iriye (LA – Century City) speaks with fellow Littler attorney Kevin …

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New Britain Herald – Central Connecticut hospital gets high marks

@Hooks_Ciara NEW BRITAIN – The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) has announced that it has received high marks on all levels for patient safety from an independent organization. According to part of the Spring 2022 National Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades that have been released, HOCC hospitals have achieved four “A” …

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5K to raise funds for the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art

Typically, when people visit a museum, they like to take a leisurely stroll to soak up the art, but for its next fundraiser, the Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art asks the public to put on their running shoes. The Run on Art: Run to Celebrate 52 Artists 5K will take …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) is expected to post earnings of -$0.09 per share

Equity research analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report earnings per share of ($0.09) for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest EPS estimate is $0.02 and the lowest is $0.19. Heritage Insurance …

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Vernon Civil War Museum Acquires Another Chapter Of Connecticut Wartime History Worn By Killed Soldier – Hartford Courant

The sweat-stained pants of a Connecticut artillery corporal who was killed as an infantryman are the latest piece of the state’s Civil War history at the New England Civil War Museum and Research Center in Vernon. James R. Baldwin, a Winsted from a family of watchmakers, died at the Battle …

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Celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month by Visiting These 6 Sites

May 30, 2022, 8:57 a.m.Updated May 30, 2022 By: News 12 Staff The National Park Service is helping celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month by sharing the stories of ordinary and extraordinary Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders preserved in parks, memorials and historic sites across the country. . Some of the …

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The Day – From the museum to the junkyard

During World War II, Electric Boat built 74 submarines. Those not lost in action had a normal lifespan and were later replaced. Six of them defied the odds and survived in maritime museums across the country. That number may soon drop to five. The Clamagore, which was launched at EB …

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The Bristol Press – Hospital of Central Connecticut gets high marks

@Hooks_Ciara NEW BRITAIN – The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) has announced that it has received high marks on all levels for patient safety from an independent organization. According to part of the Spring 2022 National Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades that have been released, HOCC hospitals have achieved four “A” …

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Gas is so expensive, it’s part of the NJ tourism campaign

We have officially reached the “use this impacting everyone issue as part of our marketing campaign” phase of the gas crisis. With Memorial Day weekend just hours away, East Coast cities are bracing for a massive influx of visitors from all parts of the state, as well as New York, …

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Connecticut Launches Tourism Campaign | Addicted to CT news

CT Visit Website Credit: Contributed / Screenshot / CT.gov Governor Ned Lamont announced Thursday that Connecticut is launching a $3 million tourism campaign called “Find Your Vibe.” “Connecticut is an exciting place that offers all kinds of experiences and the ‘Find Your Vibe’ campaign captures that in a way we’ve …

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Financial comparison: Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) and The Seibels Bruce Group (OTCMKTS: SBBG)

Seibels Bruce Group (OTCMKTS: SBBG – Get Rating) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which is the better company? We’ll compare the two companies based on their risk strength, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, and earnings. Institutional and insider …

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CT Launches $3M “Find Your Vibe” Summer Tourism Campaign

Governor Ned Lamont on Thursday announced a $3 million campaign to boost tourism in Connecticut after it declined during the pandemic. The “Find Your Vibe” campaign will run all summer. Lamont said the ad should reach a wide audience. The campaign will also include in-flight advertisements, digital billboards in New …

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West Haven Veterans Museum Holds Remembrance Ceremony

Written by Michael P. Walsh WEST HAVEN, CT — The West Haven Veterans Museum and Learning Center will hold a remembrance ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday. The museum, off Sawmill Road at 30 Hood Terrace, will honor the memory of board members Frank Carrano, Gordon Bergman and Alyce Benson. Carrano …

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Museum Makeover grant funds a more diverse view of Trumbull’s story

TRUMBULL – There’s a lot about Trumbull’s history that people don’t know. Nancy Fisher, president of the Trumbull Historical Society, said it was important to correct this. “There are definitely untold stories and stories that haven’t really been publicized a lot,” Fisher said. “People don’t realize that we had slaves …

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Florida tourism booms ahead of Memorial Day weekend

MIAMI (AP) — Tourists have returned to Florida in numbers that exceed pre-pandemic levels. Miami International Airport officials are predicting the “busiest Memorial Day weekend ever,” according to a press release sent Monday. Passenger traffic at the airport has increased by 17% in the last 30 days, compared to the …

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The Bristol Press – Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announces three new additions to its staff

BRISTOL — The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announced three new additions to their staff on Monday, hiring a director of membership development, a director of marketing and an events manager. Cindy Bombard, president and CEO of the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, said Andrew LaForge has been hired as …

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Connecticut’s first African-American history museum contains artifacts from a painful past, but also moments of hope

Twenty-one years after Jeffrey Fletcher inherited his mother’s vast and unique collection of artifacts depicting his growing up years in the racially repressive South, he finally found a place where he could present it to the public. You might wonder why the Ruby and Calvin Fletcher Museum of African American …

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Four outside agencies to promote tourism in South Dakota

RAPID CITY, SD (AP) — Four advertising agencies, all located outside of South Dakota, have been selected to work together to promote the state’s tourism industry. Karsh Hagan, Love Communications, Lou Hammond Group and Two by Four were chosen after a single South Dakota agency bid for the partnership. The …

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Connecticut Trolley Museum Summer Events Planned

EAST WINDSOR, CT – A number of events are planned this summer at the Connecticut Trolley Museum. A partial list includes: June 19 – Father’s Day Behind-the-Scenes Tour and Guest Biker Day Tour – “Behind the Scenes” will give visitors the opportunity to see some of the ongoing restoration projects …

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Community members celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail by cycling to work

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Friday is National Bike to Work Day and people are enjoying the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail. They also stop on the way to celebrate a very important date. ”We are also celebrating the 200and anniversary of the Farmington Canal, which was officially chartered here in …

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Simmons Collection of Postwar American Prints Highlighted at St. Louis Museum of Art

Edward Ruscha, American, born in 1937; “SHIP”, 1986; lithograph; sheet: 45 inches x 33 9/16 inches, framed: 52 1/2 x 41 5/16 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, gift of Ted L. and Maryanne Ellison Simmons; and funds donated by the Marian Cronheim Trust for Prints and Drawings, Museum Purchase, Friends …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) cut to fit at StockNews.com

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by StockNews.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report released Thursday. Other stock analysts have also recently published research reports on the company. TheStreet upgraded Heritage Insurance from a ‘c-‘ rating to a ‘d+’ rating …

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Connor Joe, Robert Stephenson on Asian American Heritage

This story is taken from Thomas Harding’s Rockies Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, Click here. And subscribe to receive it regularly in your inbox. Model status has snuck up on frontman Connor Joe. But this month, which is celebrated as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, there …

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Mariam Issoufou Kamara will design a museum and a cultural center in Senegal

In Wolof, a language spoken in Senegal, Bet-bi means “eye”. From 2025, Bet-bi will also refer to a new museum and community center built near the historic town of Kaolack, Senegal, when that open their doors. Comprising exhibition spaces, community rooms and a library, the nearly 3,300 square foot museum …

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Weekly analyst rating updates for Heritage Insurance (HRTG)

Wealth insurance (NYSE: HRTG) recently received a number of price target changes and rating updates: 05/11/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been upgraded by StockNews.com analysts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 04/05/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a ‘buy’ rating …

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Short-term stake in Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) increases 28.4%

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) was the target of a sharp rise in short-term interest in April. As of April 30, there was short interest totaling 889,200 shares, an increase of 28.4% from the April 15 total of 692,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading …

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East Haven hosts Italian-American Heritage Parade, for the first time since 2015

EAST HAVEN, CT – It’s been seven years since East Haven hosted the parade that honors Italian-American heritage. That changes on October 9. Since 2003, the parade has grown into a regional event held on a rotational basis among six communities in the region, including East Haven, Hamden, West Haven, …

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Museum Makeover Grant Helps Renew 15 Connecticut Exhibits

The program, titled “Museum Makeover,offers recipients up to $3,000 plus free visits from museum curators to develop a plan to improve certain areas of the museums and the visitor experience, according to a press release. “Helping these institutions know how to share other stories is also very important to us,” …

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Sunshine State sets tourism record in first quarter

Florida drew record numbers of tourists in the first three months of 2022, surpassing totals from similar quarters before the COVID-19 pandemic rocked the hospitality and leisure industry. Visit Florida, the state’s tourism marketing agency, released information on Friday showing that 35.98 million people visited the state between early January …

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Hello Kashmir: The Valley is experiencing a tourism boom : The Tribune India

Rohit Bhan and Samaan Lateef LONG queues of tourists at Srinagar airport, crowded restaurants, families waiting their turn at Dal Lake shikara boarding points, couples posing in traditional dress at Nishat Bagh, bustling markets, fully occupied hotels – Kashmir is back in the big league of tourism, with a bang. …

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Growing farms through agrotourism; grant to strengthen

PRESTON, Conn. (WTNH) – Half a million dollars is being distributed to 33 farms across the state. The grants are intended to strengthen the economic viability of Connecticut farmers and agricultural cooperatives. Although not a grant recipient, a Connecticut farm is thriving thanks to agritourism. Gorgeous yellow, pink, purple and …

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The Bristol Press – United Way of West Central Connecticut turns 100

BRISTOL — United Way of West Central Connecticut is celebrating 100 years of supporting nonprofits in the region this year, starting with a “community chest dinner” on June 3. “We are thrilled to celebrate 100 years of serving the community,” said Donna Osuch, president and CPO of United Way of …

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Heritage Foundation preservation winners include a wide variety of individuals, organizations | Brentwood homepage

The 2022 Preservation Award winners were announced recently at the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s Fifth Annual Preservation Symposium at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, according to a statement. For 46 years, as part of its nonprofit mission, the Heritage Foundation has recognized preservation projects and individuals who have made …

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Historic Deerfield Holding First Sheep on the Street Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to Highlight How Sheep Shaped New England Crafts and Culture | The scene

Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to highlight how sheep have shaped New England trades and culture DEERFIELD, Mass. – Historic Deerfield is hosting its first annual Sheep on the Street event this weekend from Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. This Heritage …

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CCSU Softball Field – Central Connecticut State Blue Devils

USCC softball field The CCSU softball field opened in 2010 when the school renovated the Blue Devils baseball and softball fields. The pitch features state-of-the-art turf as well as separate enclosures for both teams. Batting cages are located on the straight of the field, with spectator seating located in several …

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Shahka Lokhmahs Traditional Armenian cookies from the Armenian Museum website

Granulated sugar Preparation: With an electric mixer, mix the butter and egg yolk until they are very creamy. Add the vanilla and mix until well blended. Add the sifted powdered sugar and mix again. At this point, add the finely ground pecans or toasted walnuts and stir until completely incorporated …

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Tourism rebound boosts Italian Nexi’s revenue and profits – Metro US

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Italian payments group Nexi is pictured inside its headquarters in Milan MILAN (Reuters) – Italian payments group Nexi on Thursday remained on its outlook for 2022 after reporting a 7.1% rise in first-quarter revenue as the resumption of tourist flows led to “higher impact” transactions. …

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Valley Forge Tourism and Philadelphia Premium Outlets team up for new art installation

Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board’s Arts Montco brand has announced a new installation that celebrates diverse Montgomery County visual artists at the region’s premier shopping destination, Philadelphia Premium Outlets, located in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The large-scale exhibit, which is located near Columbia Factory Store, Aeropostale, Francesca Collections and Polo Ralph …

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Mattatuck Museum Announces Summer Art Exhibits

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum announces three new summer exhibitions. Shipwrecks: Duty of Memory and The Garden, open May 22; Mystery & Benevolence: Masonic and Odd Fellow Folk Art, opens May 29. These exhibits offer a variety of subjects ranging from photographs of derelict ships around the world, to abstract …

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The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury organizes events and activities

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., announces its calendar of activities and events for the month of June. For more information and to register, visit mattmuseum.org or call 203-753-0381 x130. Visitors who prefer contactless payment can call and reserve their ticket in advance. Based on the recent …

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Turning tourism and travelogues into murder mysteries

By WAYNE D. KING, NH Secrets, Legends and Lore In 42 years, Mark Okrant has gone from academic to guru of tourist research to author of detective novels. Mark Okrant has spent the past 42 years in New Hampshire teaching tourism management and establishing and then maintaining the role of …

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Tourism and economic agencies join forces to market Orlando

It’s an idea that seems almost as compatible as Mickey and Minnie. Take the tens of millions of tourists who plan to visit Central Florida’s theme parks every year and sell them on the virtues of moving their businesses or businesses to the area. In the half-century that Orlando has …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG) Expected to Report Quarterly Sales of $156.86 Million

Equity research analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report revenue of $156.86 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest sales estimate is $162.74 million and the lowest is $150.97 million. Heritage Insurance reported sales …

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Jamaican Minister of Tourism, Ed Bartlett, inducted into the Global Travel Hall of Fame – English version

The Honorable Edmund Bartlett, Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, has become the first Caribbean tourism leader to be inducted into the prestigious Global Travel Hall of Fame. It was presented with honor by The Travel Corporation, CEO, Brett Tollman at the Chesterfield Hotel in London. Minister Bartlett is the first Caribbean …

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Experts discuss protecting cultural heritage amid war in Ukraine and climate change – ARTnews.com

The war in Ukraine and the imminent threat of climate change have placed the issue of safeguarding cultural heritage at the center of discussions among arts and culture professionals. On Saturday, the New York edition of TEFAF, Europe’s leading art fair, presented a panel discussion devoted to the subject under …

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‘a great legacy to live on’

GREENWICH — About 90 years ago, the Greenwich Historical Society began. In honor of its anniversary, townspeople are invited to learn more about Greenwich, from its first settlers to its distinct neighborhoods. Speaking at the first public gathering of members of the new non-profit organization at the Old Greenwich Library …

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Analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) to report EPS of $0.15

Wall Street analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report earnings of $0.15 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest EPS estimate is $0.20 and the lowest is $0.09. Heritage Insurance reported earnings …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) Reports Quarterly Earnings and Beats Expectations of $1.28 per EPS

Heritage Insurance Inc (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) released its quarterly results on Thursday. The insurance provider reported ($1.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 per ($1.28), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Heritage Insurance posted a negative return on equity of 3.56% and a negative net margin …

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Historic Dutch Colonial finds a buyer in no time

Built in the early 1700s by a man named Hezekiah Portera historic Dutch Colonial in Connecticut is now on the market for $389,000. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and known as the Charles H. Curtis House, the residence of Southbury has had a number of notable occupants …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (NYSE: HRTG)

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 5, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 14 will receive a dividend of 0.06 per share from the insurer on Tuesday, July 5. This represents a dividend of $0.24 on an annualized basis …

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Could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis tourism? Industry leaders say it has the potential to be a billion dollar industry

May 07, 2022, 02:29Updated 6 hours ago By: News 12 Staff With recreational marijuana now legal in the state, could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis-related tourism? While the Garden State may not see activities like cannabis yoga classes anytime soon, it could see consumer lounges. Cannabis insiders say …

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Cannabis tourism: 5 things you need to know before planning a trip

eldadcarin/Getty Images/iStockphoto Every time an industry starts making a lot of money, you can bet it will spawn other mini-industries. Such is the case with legal cannabis, which has now grown enough to spawn its own cannabis tourism industry. Discover: How to become rich with a normal jobMore: 6 Bad …

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The Bruce Museum features journalist Bob Ward speaking about the 1990 Gardner Museum robbery

GREENWICH, Conn. – On the night of March 18, 1990, two men in police uniforms arrived at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Over the next 81 minutes, they kidnapped and then fled with 13 priceless pieces of art. More than 30 years later, the question arises again: are …

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Washington Museum featuring a program on the ecology of Lake Waramaug

WASHINGTON — The Gunn Historical Museum will present a guest lecture “How the Lake Waramaug Task Force Brought the Lake Back from the Shore” with Sean Hayden, executive director of the Lake Waramaug Task Force, at 6:30 p.m. May 16 on Zoom. From the Gunn Historical Museum: Historically, Lake Waramaug …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) downgraded by TheStreet

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by equity researchers at TheStreet from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report released on Tuesday, reports TheStreetRatingsTable. HRTG has been the subject of a number of other reports. StockNews.com downgraded Heritage Insurance from a “buy” rating …

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Culinary Tourism Market to Hit US$4,530.9 Billion by 2032 – Comprehensive IMF Research Report

Culinary tourism market NEWARK, NEWARK, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, May 4, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to Future Market Insights (IMF), the culinary tourism market is expected to grow at a CAGR of approximately 16.6% during the forecast period of 2022 and 2032. Travelers are rethinking the consequences of their consumption, …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) downgraded by StockNews.com to “Hold”

StockNews.com cut shares by Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released Tuesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Heritage Insurance from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a price target of $7.00 on the …

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Met Gala brings in record $17.4 million, museum says

Kacey Musgraves attends the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the exhibit ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion’ on Monday, May 2, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP NEW YORK (AP) — All that “golden glamour” has brought real …

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Horse-drawn carriages, steam trains and monorail: the Transit Museum explores the Bronx’s rich transit history in the Grand Central Gallery exhibit

A small new exhibit at the New York Transit Museum’s gallery in Grand Central Terminal explores the history of the Bronx and how the borough has been shaped by waves of transit development. “Building The Bronx” charts three and a half centuries of transportation in the borough, from horse-drawn carriages …

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Youth learn outdoor skills on Heritage Day | Western Colorado

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Woman credited with proposing to designate Asian heritage month as part of organization with Hudson Valley ties

May 02, 2022, 9:45 p.m.Updated 7 hours ago By: Jonathan Gordon The woman credited with first proposing the idea of ​​designating Asian Heritage Month in America was part of an organization that has a still-operating chapter in the Hudson Valley. Jeanie Jew was on staff for upstate Rep. Frank Horton …

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On Dartmouth’s Christian Heritage – The Dartmouth Review

Dartmouth’s only religious building, now closed for two years due to ‘ventilation’ issues. Photo courtesy of Daderot via Wikimedia Commons. Reflecting on the Easter season, I thought it appropriate to spend some time discussing the College’s Christian heritage. Over Easter, I had the pleasure of participating in many celebrations of …

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JPM downgrades Thailand due to waning tourism recovery and deteriorating macro conditions – Metro US

(Reuters) – JP Morgan analysts downgraded Thailand’s stock rating on Monday, citing a slow recovery in the tourism industry due to rising inflation and a rise in COVID cases -19 in China. JPM said the tourism industry in Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is facing several headwinds, including soaring global inflation …

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The museum is the next chapter in the cottage story linked to the spy ring, George Washington

A Port Jefferson home linked to the spy ring that helped George Washington track British troop movements during the Revolutionary War will reopen next month as a full-time museum, officials have said. Drowned Meadow Cottage, the 18th century home of Culper spy ring member Phillips Roe, will open its doors …

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HRC Celebrates Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month

The Human Rights Campaign celebrates and honors Asian American and Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month this year by raising the voices of those who live at the intersection of LGBTQ+ and AANHPI identities. We aim to shine a light on the joy, power and resilience of the AANHPI community through a …

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Smithsonian Museum exhibits portrait competition winner and runners-up – Royal Examiner

WASHINGTON — Maryland earlier this month became the 10th state to create a paid family and medical leave program for workers, but Congress appears no closer to enacting similar legislation.The closest federal lawmakers to revising family and medical leave policy came last fall when Democrats called for improvements to the …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) vs. Lemonade (NYSE:LMND) Direct Survey

Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) and Lemonade (NYSE:LMND – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which business is superior? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares the net …

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Arts playlist: the new director of the Biggs Museum

Delaware Public Media’s Kelli Steele interviews new Biggs Museum director Micheal Dudich Dudich is no stranger to the Biggs, having served as a director of Biggs for the past five years, a role he says gives him insight into the 28-year-old nonprofit and its leadership. “I think from a visionary …

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House Committee to Investigate Tourism Department’s Dealings with Swadley’s Bar-BQ

A House Select Committee will investigate the potential misuse of taxpayer dollars by the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation. The now-cancelled contract between the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation and Swadley’s Bar-BQ is the subject of an investigation to be conducted by a House Special Investigative Committee that …

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Westport hosts AAPI Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month begins on Sunday – and AAPI Westport is ready. With a full range of activities, the group invites all residents to learn, connect and celebrate together. Kicking off AAPI Heritage Month at Saugatuck Sweets on Monday, May 2 (4:30-6 p.m.). Receive a discount on …

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GOPIO seeks to connect with Native American scholars in central Connecticut

INDICA News Desk- Indian American and Indian scholars from Quinnipiac, Yale, the University of Connecticut and the University of New Haven came together for the first time on a pan-Indian platform in a meet and greet program April 22 at the Clarion Hotel in Hamden, Connecticut. The event was organized …

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New Connecticut Museum Highlights the Beauty, Struggles and History of the Sikh Community – Hartford Courant

Swaranjit Singh Khalsa, a newly elected councilor from Norwich, takes his duty to represent the people of the city seriously. He takes his ethnic and religious heritage even more seriously. He is a Sikh, born in New Delhi and raised in Punjab after a genocidal purge made life in the …

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UN tourism body suspends Russia’s membership, Moscow says it is quitting – Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) – The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) voted to suspend Russia’s membership following its invasion of Ukraine with immediate effect on Wednesday in a largely symbolic move, shortly after that Moscow announced to the agency that it had decided to resign. “The message is clear: actions will …

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CMA receives Visit Canton/ArtsinStark grant for cultural tourism

The Canton Museum of Art (CMA) is pleased to announce that the Museum has received Visit Canton / ArtsInStark cultural tourism grants to support its Spring and Fall exhibitions for 2022. CMA is part of the marketing efforts of the cultural tourism from Visit Canton since the program’s inception in …

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In parts of central Connecticut, the price of a boiling real estate market will be hefty property tax bills – Hartford Courant

With soaring real estate prices comes a downside for some Connecticut homeowners this summer: soaring tax assessments. In communities that completed reassessments last fall, owners of some properties should prepare for steeply higher property tax bills. The impact varies by city or town, and generally businesses and some homeowners will …

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Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum Unveils New Permanent Exhibit: A Century of Dolls

On Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 12 p.m.the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum located at 295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT, will open a new permanent exhibit curated by Museum Consultant Stacey Danielson title, A century of dolls, presenting the Museum’s collections of antique and vintage dolls and toys. Admission to the exhibition is …

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Bartlett will lead a global tourism marketing blitz

Buoyed by the rapid recovery of Jamaica’s tourism industry from the devastating fallout from COVID-19, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and a team were due to depart the island on Friday for a global marketing tour to boost visitor arrivals . Based on current arrival figures, the Minister of Tourism predicts …

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The Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a special program for neurodiverse children

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center hosts “Animals for All,” a series of free programs designed exclusively for neurodiverse children and their families. Two different program formats are offered: Heckscher Farm Open Nights, which allow families to visit the Heckscher Farm after hours at their own pace and on command, …

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Comparison of Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG)

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ: CINF – Get Rating) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Valuation and benefits …

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East Haven Kickoff Dinner in Support of the Italian American Heritage Parade

EAST HAVEN — A launch dinner at Silver Sands Beach Club will raise funds for this year’s Italian-American Heritage Parade, officials said. The party will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on May 26 at the club’s Beachside restaurant and will include a buffet dinner, coffee, dessert, door …

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Town of Stonington: Stanton-Davis Farm Museum

April 21, 2022 – 10:12 p.m. We recently had the privilege of spending time at the Stanton-Davis Homestead Museum, located at the intersection of Osbrook Point Road and Greenhaven Road. The farm is the oldest house in Stonington, dating from 1670. It was built by Thomas Stanton, one of the …

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Local tourism leaders lobby lawmakers for more funding

ST. CLOUD — As state lawmakers return to Capitol Hill after the Easter recess, members of the tourism industry are lobbying legislative leaders to help rebuild the industry. Rachel Thompson is the executive director of Visit Greater St. Cloud and the public policy chair of the Association of Convention and …

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Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. invests in battery recycling

ELGIN, Ill –Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (Nasdaq: HCCI), a leading provider of parts cleaning, hazardous and non-hazardous waste, used oil refining, antifreeze recycling and service in the field primarily focused on small and medium-sized businesses, today announced an investment in its battery recycling partner, HBR Retriev Holdco, LLC (Retriev), through its …

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New Law Allows Northern MS Counties to Improve Tourism Along the Tallahatchie River | state government

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) Expected to Report Quarterly Sales of $153.74 Million

Brokers expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) to report sales of $153.74 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts made earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The lowest sales estimate is $141.01 million and the highest is $166.46 million. Heritage Insurance reported sales of $147.24 …

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Rarely exhibited pieces among 80 artifacts the Danbury Museum will showcase for its 80th anniversary

DANBURY — To celebrate its 80th anniversary, the Danbury Museum & Historical Society will present a new exhibit this summer to highlight the city’s long and varied history. The Danbury (Re)Discovered exhibition – which opens in June – will feature 80 artifacts, collected by the museum over the past eight …

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