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When I became more resourceful and less passive in my search, I found all kinds of places to go, people to meet, things to do.Lesson learned: Single or not, when you’re looking to connect with other people, you can’t just sit back and wait for someone to contact you. census, 28.5 percent of females over age 15 in Connecticut and 34.2 percent of males over 15 have never been married; another 11.4 percent of women and 8.5 percent of men are listed as divorced.The Savvy Singles Guide to Connecticut Courtesy of the Connecticut Science Center, Hartford I eagerly accepted the assignment to write this “insider’s guide” to being single in Connecticut.
The census doesn’t reveal whether those single folks are seeking to meet a mate or are single by choice.
Sponsored by the Hartford-based Partnership For Strong Communities, the program gave developers a series of 90-second snapshots of opportunities around the state, from wealthy suburbs to struggling former mill towns.
Nine years ago, the state enacted incentives for communities to encourage multifamily development.
But other sources suggest people are choosing to remain single in droves these days.
In his much-talked-about book (The Penguin Press, 2012) sociologist Eric Klinenberg documents a trend in which people are increasingly opting to, well, go solo through life.