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  • Amistad Center Juneteenth Gala

    Amistad Center Juneteenth Gala

    The Amistad Center for Art & Culture hosted its annual Juneteenth Gala Friday night, June 14, at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford. This year the Center honored Connecticut State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier, arts advocate and administrator Jonathan Bruce, and musician and producer Alvin B. Carter,...

  • CTNOW 2018 Best Of Hartford Red Carpet

    CTNOW 2018 Best Of Hartford Red Carpet

    Winners, nominees, friends and guests  gathered on the red carpet at Infinity Hall Hartford for the CTNow Best of Hartford party on Wednesday night. You can find out who won here. 

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  • Goshen Fairgrounds To Host Tibet Fest

    Goshen Fairgrounds To Host Tibet Fest

    The culture of Tibet is celebrated at the Goshen Fairgrounds Saturday and Sunday, June 30 and July 1. The 14th annual Tibet Fest features music, dance, food, art, cultural education and hands-on activities, including the making of a sand mandala, a tattoo artist, calligraphy, wood carving, thangka...

      • ICYMI: School's Out, So Here Are 20 Ways To Keep The Kids Happy

        ICYMI: School's Out, So Here Are 20 Ways To Keep The Kids Happy

        We’ve been pulling together a lot of stories on things to do this summer, many of them family friendly and kid-specific. We've gathered them all in one place for you, so bookmark this link and come back often because we’ll be adding to it through September.

          • 25-Plus Popular Ice Cream Spots In Connecticut

            25-Plus Popular Ice Cream Spots In Connecticut

            Winter’s finally over, and it’s time to scream for ice cream. Fill your summer with treats from these Connecticut sweet spots, featuring farm-fresh ingredients, crazy flavors and decadent toppings. Here’s a look at 25-plus ice cream shops around the state. (Many shops offer vegan or dairy-free...

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          • A Mesmerizing 'Merchant Of Venice' As Arts & Ideas Hits Its Stride

            A Mesmerizing 'Merchant Of Venice' As Arts & Ideas Hits Its Stride

            The International Festival of Arts & Ideas continues to nail the cool summer concept of casual high culture. Events are comfortable, jazzy, confrontational and intellectual. One of this year’s big draws, Karin Coonrod’s production of “The Merchant of Venice,” plays through Saturday. This mind-expanding,...

          • Classic Horror Movies In Double Features In Bristol

            Classic Horror Movies In Double Features In Bristol

            The summer “Hollywood at the Bijou” film series presented by Witch’s Dungeon Classic Movie Museum in Bristol is full of scares and thrills, with four events of horror and suspense movies being shown with classic cartoon shorts. All the screenings are shown on two consecutive days, on Fridays at...

          • Hot, Timely 'On Your Feet!' Delivers Estefans' Indomitable Spirit

            Hot, Timely 'On Your Feet!' Delivers Estefans' Indomitable Spirit

            ‘On Your Feet!” is no mean feat. The Broadway musical about the pop phenomenon Gloria Estefan and her producer/musician husband Emilio Estefan sets itself a difficult task. It tells stories of hardship, injury, recovery, tough family issues, racism and oppression. In between, it erupts in wild...

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          • Philadelphia Emerges As Colorful Travel Destination

            Philadelphia Emerges As Colorful Travel Destination

            An inordinate amount of confetti lined the streets of Philadelphia this winter after two championship parades celebrated the Eagles’ first Super Bowl win and the Villanova Wildcats’ victory as champions of the Big East Men's Basketball Tournament. The title-starved masses were sated. The nation’s...

          • When It's All About The Hotel, Not The Destination

            When It's All About The Hotel, Not The Destination

            For many travelers, hotels are nothing more than a generic place to sleep and store their luggage while they spend their days exploring exotic locales. In some cases, however, the accommodations steal the show. From doing jail time to sleeping in a treehouse, these unique hotels and inns from New...

          • Walking in Memphis, visitors retrace Martin Luther King Jr.'s footsteps

            Walking In Memphis, Visitors Retrace MLK's Steps

            Shortly after noon, as Sunday services at Memphis’ abundant churches conclude, another gathering of the faithful is getting underway at a restaurant popular for its soul food.

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