Waterbury, CT to Nanyuki, Kenya: One doctor’s mission to send aid to those in need

Mary Zozulin, M.D. has been an OB-GYN for nearly 30 years, and is currently fundraising to send fetal monitoring devices and labor beds from Waterbury Hospital to a hospital in Nanyuki, Kenya. Here's what she's up to. The labor beds and fetal monitors are all in great condition, but are being replaced as a part …

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There’s a “panhandle” in CT’s southwestern border. Why does it exist?

If you take a look at a map of Connecticut, you'll likely immediately notice its southwestern corner. This part of CT's border, known as the panhandle, is an incredibly iconic part of the state's shape, but many people do not know why it exists. To explore further, Mieum Media sat down with Robert Marchant, reporter …

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Hartford is the third best city in the U.S. for women in business. What does that mean?

Hartford, CT was recently included on a list of the best cities in the United States for women in business. In fact, it managed to rank at number three, and it was the only city in New England in the top 20. However, what does it mean? To find out, Mieum Media sat down with …

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What’s with that “notch” in CT’s northern border?

Take a look at the northern border of the state of Connecticut and you're likely to notice something intriguing. Along the northern border, there is a "notch" that cuts into the state. Why does it exist? What is its function? Curious about the history, I spoke with two experts on the matter. One from Suffield, …

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Millennials love horoscopes, tarot cards, and New Age spiritualism. Why?

Over the past few years, young people in the United States have shown an increasing interest in astrology and other forms of New Age spiritualism. I sat down with a number of small business owners who provide New Age spiritual services to find out what is behind this trend and what people should know. While …

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Rap gives back: How one Hartford teacher is using music to help the homeless

Joey Batts might not seem like your average high school teacher, but he has fused his love of his community and music to help a particularly vulnerable subset of the population in one of the most difficult times of year for many people. Through an annual concert series known as Hip-hop for the Homeless (more …

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Bus drivers are mad as hell at the lack of proper bathroom breaks

Bus operators, those who drive the buses in Connecticut’s public transportation system, demonstrated in Hartford for the second time this year. They are fed up with what they consider to be a lack of consideration for their need to use the restroom. In doing some research on the issue, I was surprised to see that …

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