What is Connecticut?
Connecticut is a US state that borders New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. It is on the Atlantic coast, more specifically on Long Island Sound.
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The US state of Connecticut is best known as the "insurance capitalof the US". For example a very large insurance company, TheHartford is headquartered there and bears the nam…e of one of thestates major cities.
Connecticut is a wonderful place to live. We moved here in 1972 and haven't regretted it once. In the western part near the N.Y. line is a unique area surrounding Candlewood L…ake, the largest man-made lake east of the Mississippi. In this area you can drive to N.Y.C. in 90 minutes and drive to Boston in 2 1/2 hours.. We have dairy farms scattered around us and see deer almost every day in our yard in addition to ducks, Canadian geese, wild turkeys, raccoons, bats owls and more.. It is a rural area but 15 minutes to a mall 30, minutes to the Long Island Sound. Any given day you can go see a Broadway play, eat at any number of world famous restaurants. 90 minutes later we pass horse farms and dairy farms on your way to a town that has 11,000 people, where you don't have to lock your car or the front door.. Autumn in Ct. is a wonderland of majestic colors on the trees, pick your own apples and pumpkins in a chill that smells of fireplaces being lit all over town. In Winter there is usually snow on the ground for Santa and his sleigh. The lake freezes just after New Years Day, so ice fishing and skating abound. Spring brings the crocus plant peeking through the snow yard.. A clean up is done towards the end of April when the ground dries out. Near the middle of May it's time to get the gardens going for the flowers, vegetables and tomatoes.. Memorial Day brings the melting of the lake for swimming although the water isn't warm enough for me until around Father's Day and the beginning of Summer. With it's share of 90 degree and above days, August is the time that the tomatoes come to fruition.. School starts and we begin another cycle of 4 different seasons. Connecticut, what is it like? It's like a little piece of paradise.
Connecticut is known for: Yale, Wesleyan, Trinity College prep schools: Choate Rosemary, Groton School, KingswoodOxford, Miss Porters, Cheshire Academy 3rd smallest state, on…ly bigger than Rhode Island and Delaware inarea. Connecticut Sun WNBA team Origin of Supreme Court case Griswold v Connecticut Home to ESPN, Stanley tools, Electric Boat, and Pratt & Whitney UConn Huskies basketball champs 2nd state to legalize same-sex marriage Insurance capitol of the World Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos Bold-faced names: Birthplace of George HW Bush Home of Martha Stewart, Paul Newman, Richard Belzer, Kevin Bacon,Glenn Close, Bette Davis, Seth MacFarlane, Christopher Walken, PTBarnum, Samuel Colt, JP MOrgan, Eli Whitney, Harriet Beecher Stowe,Anne Coulter, Joan Rivers, Benedict Arnold, Nathan Hale, 50 Cent,Marian Anderson, Meatloaf, Mark McGrath, Amy Saliers Settings for: Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain Anywhere Else but Here, by Bruce Clements Ice Storm (movie) Mystic Pizza (movie) Gilmore Girls (tv show) Judging Amy (tv show) Scandals: William Kennedy Smith trial, impeachment of Governor John GRowland, the Cheshire home invasion/Petit family murders Landscape: The Connecticut River, Long Island Sound, and The Last Green Valley(Swathe of green visible from space, uniquely unlit), Block Island and, supposedly, Election Cake.
Connecticut is known for a variety of things. This includes beinghome to the colleges Yale, Wesleyan, and Trinity College.
Connecticut is known for many things. For example it was one of the origanal 13 colonies. I is also known for Mystic sea port in New London and its pretty contry side like dai…ry farms so many new yorkers have summer houses there. ( i live in Connecticut near the NY border and the torist are annoying)
12 but it really does depend on what school you go to and if they had babysitting training at that school
Connecticut is named after the river that bears that name. The wordin Mohican means 'long tidal river'. It runs through four states.
Connecticut is a state. It was one of the originial 13 colonies. The first settlers were mainly Dutch..
The Connecticut Sun play at Mohegan Sun Arena at the Mohegan Sun casino.
Assuming you are referring to Connecticut, it is a state. Therefore the question is obscure to say the least.
Connecticut's state mammal was chosen for its importance in thehistory of the state. This mammal is the sperm whale.
i am doing a project on Conneticut and i believe it is the huskies
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The motto of Connecticut College is 'Tanquam lignum quod plantatum est secus decursus aquarum'.
Connecticut is home of the Colt gun manufacturing company as wellas multiple innovations in the textile industry. Ethan Allen andNathan Hale were famous people from Connecticu…t.
Connecticut's population density is 742 persons per square mile.