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Third Annual Wallingford Restaurant Hop Coming to Downtown

May 1, 2015

If you’ve ever wondered what the food at some of Wallingford’s downtown restaurants is like, now is the time to find out! Wallingford Center, Inc. is sponsoring the third annual Wallingford Restaurant Hop on May 6th from 4pm to 9pm. Bring the whole family and sample the specialties of some of the best eateries Wallingford […]

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Wallingford YMCA Sponsors Fine Wine Pairing Dinner

April 29, 2015

For 70 years, the Wallingford YMCA has been helping to strengthen the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. It serves over 8,500 members every year, providing services and programs like Upward Bound, All Day Kindergarten, Camp Ulbrich, and many more. These excellent programs are made possible through the various fundraising efforts of […]

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Church of the Resurrection Carnival to Try Again

April 27, 2015

Due to the infamously bad weather that we usually experience in April, the Church of the Resurrection carnival was forced to cancel the opening day of festivities and saw a marked drop in attendance for the other three days. Because of this, the carnival organizers are going to try keep the carnival in town this […]

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Daffodil Festival Celebrates 37 Years at Hubbard Park

April 22, 2015

Over 600,000 daffodils. Over 100,000 attendees. Two days. One stupendous event! The 37th Annual Meriden Daffodil Festival in Hubbard Park is almost here and promises to be bigger and better than ever, with over 20 musical acts scheduled to perform this year and plenty of food, games, rides and activities on hand for everyone. The […]

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Church of the Resurrection Carnival Returns to Wallingford

April 17, 2015

Everybody loves it when the carnival comes to town! Once again, Wallingford’s Church of the Resurrection is sponsoring their annual carnival April 22nd through the 25th in the parking lot adjacent to the church. The weather forecast for the four day event is for good weather on Wednesday, morning showers on Thursday, nice again on […]

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2015 Local Easter Sunday Brunches

March 31, 2015

I recently wrote a post on Easter Egg Hunts in the Wallingford area, so as a complement to that post here’s a list of local restaurants that are providing Easter brunches on Sunday, April 5th: Gaetano’s Tavern on Main: Where: Gaetano’s Tavern on Main, 40 North Main Street, Wallingford CT Seating Times: 11:00AM and 1:30PM […]

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Pizza Wars IV Coming Back to Wallingford’s Villa Capri

March 27, 2015

Pizza Wars IV Coming to Back Wallingford’s Villa Capri Pizza: from the Latin pinsere, meaning “to press”. No matter what the etymology of the delicacy is, to those who love it it means, “Good God, let’s eat!”, and on April 9th, pizza lovers can unite under one roof to do just that. On that date, […]

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Easter Egg Hunts in and Around Wallingford CT

March 20, 2015

This year, Easter Sunday falls on Sunday, April 5th and you know all the kids will have their attention focused on one thing: Easter egg hunts! There’s something about those brightly colored spherical objects and the race to find them that has kept children enthralled for hundreds of years, and it seems it never wears […]

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Splat Art Studio Open House at Harriman Real Estate

March 4, 2015

I recently posted about the latest artists to be featured on our Wallingford Inspires art wall, the kids from Splat Art Studio, and it’s getting very close to the time for them to show off their amazing works to the public! Read on for details… When: Monday, March 9th 2015 Hours: 6:00PM to 7:30PM Where: […]

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Harriman Real Estate LLC Turns Five!

March 1, 2015

Five years ago today, Pat and I made a big decision to leave the relative comfort and security of a large regional brokerage and start our own shop. I think I was more nervous than Pat and yes, a little skeptical, too. But the upsides of the move far outweighed the downsides, so with a […]

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