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February 15 2020
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Farmington, Connecticut: as attractive to its earliest settlers as to one of its more recent.



A few years after they were married, Jennifer and Fotis Dulos moved to Farmington, a Connecticut town perched, in the way of a balance, halfway between Boston and New York. Two hours this way for pizza, two hours that way for chowder. As a suburb of Hartford, that old industrial city, Farmington is like a planet that has outlived the death of its sun. It has in fact prospered—it’s the home of Otis Elevator and United Technologies—making it a perfect spot for Fotis to base his home-building business, which he operated out of an office in his red-brick mansion, at 4 Jefferson Crossing.

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