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Small Business 101: How to Start, Grow, and Thrive

Tuesdays, May 18 and 25, at noon

East Hartford, CT – Are you thinking of taking the next step and opening your own small business? Are you newly in business but need some... more ››

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Transfer Station Open Every Saturday In May!

East Hartford, CT - To support residential home spring clean-up efforts, the East Hartford Transfer Station will be open every Saturday in... more ››

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East Hartford Collected Nearly 100 lbs of Medications on Drug Take Back Day

Pharmaceutical Collection Drop Box is Available 24/7

East Hartford, CT - Last weekend the East Hartford Police and Health Departments hosted the DEA National Drug Take Back Day at the East... more ››

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Special Olympics Track & Field Program Begins May 1st

East Hartford, CT-  East Hartford Parks and Recreation is excited to announce that registration is now available for our Special Olympics... more ››

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The Town of East Hartford Encourages Spring Cleaning in Recognition of Earth Day 2021

East Hartford, CT—Mayor Marcia Leclerc and the Town of East Hartford would like to encourage you to practice spring cleaning in recognition... more ››

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Energy Assistance Program Available

There are a variety of energy assistance resources available through ... more ››

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East Hartford Police Department Welcomes New Officers

East Hartford, CT—The Town of East Hartford and the East Hartford Police Department welcomed four new police officers today at a ceremony... more ››

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Shots Fired at 52 Orchard Street

East Hartford, CT - At approximately 1:15hrs, Officers responded to 52 Orchard Street on a suspicious activity complaint. A citizen... more ››

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Lifeguards Wanted! East Hartford Parks and Recreation Looking to Hire 30 New Lifeguards for the 2021 Summer Season

East Hartford, CT— East Hartford Parks and Recreation is now accepting applications for Summer 2021 employment opportunities at our five... more ››


FEMA's Funeral Assistance Begins April 12, 2021

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred after... more ››

DEA's 20th Take Back Day

East Hartford Police & Health Departments Announce DEA’s 20th Take Back Day

East Hartford, CT - With opioid overdose deaths increasing during the pandemic, East Hartford Police and the East Hartford Health... more ››

Don't Text and Drive

CT DOT, NHTSA and East Hartford Police Remind Drivers: U Drive. U Text. U Pay.

East Hartford, CT — East Hartford Police will join law enforcement agencies nationwide during the month of April to remind drivers about... more ››

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East Hartford Social Services Announces REMOTE Renters Rebate Sign-Ups for 2021

East Hartford, CT — As a result of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, East Hartford Social Services will continue to accept application for... more ››

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East Hartford Egg Hunt was a Success!

East Hartford, CT — After taking the year off in 2020, Parks and Recreations Annual Egg Hunt safely returned this year. The sun was shining... more ››

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School Break Business Tic-Tac-Toe Contest

Support local businesses and learn more about the opportunities provided by your local library with School Break Business Tic-Tac-Toe!

Foodshare April Schedule

Foodshare FREE Food Distribution Will Continue Through April 2021

East Hartford, CT— Foodshare has announced that it will continue its emergency drive-thru distributions into April. The last scheduled... more ››

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The East Hartford Public Library Announces Youth Summer Career Bridging Workshops

East Hartford, CT — Are you between the ages of 16 - 24 years and looking for help finding a job? Join us for a series of virtual ... more ››

Trash Collection will take place April 3rd.

Town of East Hartford Offices Closed in Observance of Good Friday

Curbside Waste Collection Delayed by One Day

East Hartford, CT— All town offices, including the East Hartford transfer... more ››

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East Hartford to Receive $37 Million as Part of the American Rescue Plan As Announced at a Press Conference Earlier this Week

East Hartford, CT— On Monday, March 15, Mayor Marcia Leclerc joined Congressman John Larson, Senator Richard Blumenthal,... more ››