Marco Vazquez was doing time in a Puerto Rican prison in 1987 when he learned the centuries-old art of building ships in a bottle. His teacher was called Manati, the name of a town on the northern coast. Manati generally forbid anyone from watching him work, but after seeing Marco’s skill at miniature carving, he decided to teach him the craft. Read more about Marco Masters Art of Building Ships in Bottles
James arrived in Hartford on Nov. 6, 2013, a place he had never been except for a few times he made deliveries when he was working as a truck driver. He didn’t know anyone. He had no idea where he would sleep. He just knew he couldn’t be home, in Southeastern Connecticut, anymore.
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The Tim Janis concert on Dec. 7 was an artistic and fundraising success, as Tabor House took in more than $3,000 and an audience of 126 was treated to the soaring orchestral sound of Tim's four-man ensemble.
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