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Who Will See a White Christmas?

The image above is the current snow depth as of Monday morning.  To be considered a white Christmas, there must be at least an inch of snow …

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December Snow vs Seasonal Amounts

12/20/14: If you’re in CT near the coast and you feel like it’s been a while since we haven’t seen this little snow in December….you’re part…

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Holiday Plants, Holiday Safety

By Dawn Pettinelli UConn Home & Garden Education Center   As we decorate our homes for the holidays with cheery plants, evergreen boughs and…

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Active Pattern To Close Out The Year

After studying the models for many days, there are a few things that have drastically changed. The major winter storm that many models showe…

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Beach Weather on Christmas?

Beach weather on Christmas? You’re probably asking yourself “What is he talking about?”  Earlier in the week it certainly looked possible to…

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White Christmas?

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Connecticut is under the 25%-40% chance to see a white Christmas. The map above shows the historic pr…

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Where to go for Food Safety Information?

By Diane Wright Hirsch UConn Extension Educator/Food Safety  The late fall, early winter holidays can be a busy time for home cooks. Whether…

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Winter 2014-2015 Predictions

Summer is gone and winter is upon us.  Some of you may hate winter and some may love it but living here in Connecticut we all have to deal w…

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Take Our Invasive Worm Survey

We Need Your Help – Take Our Invasive Worm Survey   Some of you may be aware of the problems our forest ecosystems, and in some cases our ga…