Holidays

HMF Blue Back Mitten Run

The Hartford Marathon Foundation hosted its annual Blue Back Mitten Run 5K Sunday, Dec. 4, in downtown West Hartford. Runners were encouraged to bring mittens, scarves and other warm clothing to be donated to The Town That Cares fund.  More

  • SantaCon West Hartford

    SantaCon West Hartford

    Hundreds of red-cloaked Santas attended the inaugural SantaCon Pub Crawl in West Hartford Saturday, Dec. 17, visiting Bar Louie, World of Beer, The Elbow Room and Grant's.   

  • HYPE Tons of Toys 2016

    HYPE Tons of Toys 2016

    The Hartford Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs held its annual Tons of Toys fundraiser Wednesday, Dec. 7, at the Gershon Fox building in downtown Hartford. The toy drive collected thousands of toys for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Hartford.

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  • Director Looks For Right Tone For Goodspeed's 'Oklahoma!'

    Director Looks For Right Tone For Goodspeed's 'Oklahoma!'

    In East Haddam, the wind goes sweeping down the Connecticut River rather than the plain. But Jenn Thompson is feeling right at home, bringing Rodgers and Hammerstein's game-changing 1943 musical "Oklahoma!" to the Goodspeed Opera House. "Oklahoma!" runs through Sept. 23 at the theater. It was just...

  • Adults-Only: Booze-Infused Snow Cones, Slushies And Ice Pops

    Adults-Only: Booze-Infused Snow Cones, Slushies And Ice Pops

    Imagine if the ice cream truck sold booze. This summer, we've noticed a few local restaurants and bars are remixing some nostalgic treats into cocktails: liquored-up snow cones, slushie machines filled with wine and rum, and ice pops that play nicely with bubbly. (Just beware of brain freeze.) ...

  • Taste of Greater Hartford 2017

    Taste of Greater Hartford 2017

    The Taste of Greater Hartford returns July 17 through 30, featuring multi-course, prix-fixe menus at a selection of restaurants in the city and in surrounding suburbs. Visit ctnow.com/tasteofhartford for updated participants and menus.

  • 'Everyone Seems Happy' At New Park Brewing

    'Everyone Seems Happy' At New Park Brewing

    New Park Brewing, West Hartford's first craft brewery, sold so much beer during its March opening weekend that the owners had to close for two weeks to catch up on production. "It was a great problem to have, for sure," says John Doyle, a co-founder along with Tom Atkins and head brewer Alex Dee....

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