Nutmeg State

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Noun1.Nutmeg State - a New England stateNutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
New England - a region of northeastern United States comprising Maine and New Hampshire and Vermont and Massachusetts and Rhode Island and Connecticut
Bridgeport - a port in southwestern Connecticut on Long Island Sound
Farmington - a residential town in central Connecticut
capital of Connecticut, Hartford - the state capital of Connecticut; located in central Connecticut on the Connecticut river; a center of the insurance business
New Haven - a city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University
New London - a town in southeastern Connecticut near Long Island Sound; an important whaling center in the 19th century
Waterbury - a city in west central Connecticut
Housatonic, Housatonic River - a river that rises in western Massachusetts and flows south through Connecticut to empty into Long Island Sound
Long Island Sound - a sound between Long Island and Connecticut
Taconic Mountains - a range of the Appalachian Mountains along the eastern border of New York with Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont
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The Nutmeg State switched away from a flat income tax in 1996, phasing in the progressive tax over three years.
AMT is cautiously optimistic that "the fifth time's a charm" for a medical assistant bill in the Nutmeg State --one of only two states where MAs are prohibited from administering any type of medication by any route.
In what you'll see is a fairly common theme, the Nutmeg State formerly limited crossbows to those certified as disabled to the extent they are incapable of using conventional archery equipment.
For example, Nutmeg State Financial CU in Connecticut announced in July the opening of two new branches and many others in the works; its CEO, John Holt, commented in a news release, "While we promote the fact that our customers can do everything from their computer or mobile app 24/7, we still believe in the human element."
Just west of Hartford, and about about 70 miles from tony Greenwich, Torrington is nestled into a valley in the Green Mountain area in the northwest region of the Nutmeg State. Although small, Torrington has all the attractions for the monied crowd including art galleries and good restaurants.
House, originally from The Nutmeg State, is studying international relations at Emmanuel College in Boston.
The opportunities are based throughout the Nutmeg State and interested candidates may apply online by visiting the Verizon Wireless website at, the company said.
Over the last year and a half, she's produced print and multimedia stories on everything from the Nutmeg State's vulnerable shorelines to its lack of water resources and has been a regular contributor to National Public Radio.
That means that though the Nutmeg State is the first to pass a GMO labeling law -- which Gov.
(NYSE:MET), told Nutmeg State regulators it wants to raise rates an average of 58 percent on a block of 720 policies sold in the state from 1999 to 2003; a block of 10 policies sold there from 2008 to 2011; a block of 1,828 policies sold there from 2005 to 2012; and a block of 3,200 policies sold there from 2005 to 2012.
In more bad news for the Nutmeg State, Travelers Group, also based in Hartford, confirmed separately that it has launched a cost-benefit review partly prompted by similar pres