The National Federation of the Blind
of Connecticut
Miscellany and Notes

If you want to get the latest weather report, just call 'Tell Me' at 1-800-555-8355. Say, "weather" or dial 932 for weather. Then say your city and state, and speak or key in your zip code, digit by digit. Whichever method you use, you will get a weather report for your city. Say, "tell me more" to get an extended weather report. Best of all-it's free.

Next time you want to do an internet search, try going to:
This is the same google web search you are used to, but it favors results that lead to accessible web pages.

The National Federation of the Blind sends sincere condolences to the family of David Bannigan-White, who passed away unexpectedly on August 16, 2009. David was a teacher of the visually impaired and then a mobility instructor at BESB for many years. He is survived by his wife Kate, and nine-year-old daughter, Charlotte.


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East Hartford, CT 06108
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Updated December 11, 2009