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Labor Day

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  • Flu Season

    Flu Season
    The leaves are changing, the apples are being picked and you can find a fair every weekend, but fall also means the start of flu season.  According to Debbie Staley, a nurse practioner at Sutay and Stewart Pediatrics in South Windsor, you should get a flu...
  • 100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

    100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers
    "Can I borrow the car?" I remember asking like it was yesterday.  How my parents ever got through the anxiety of handing over the keys,  I'll never know.  I'll admit, I'm terrified of the day my girls are old enough to drive.  My dad taught me.  He...
  • Flavor Profile: Pepe's Pizzeria Napoletana in Fairfield

    Fresh clam pizza is what defines Pepe's for me. Whenever I go there, that's what I order. I'm hooked. The other week, Gary Biamonte, grandson of Frank Pepe, who opened the original Pizzeria Napoletana in New Haven, came to the Fairfield Pepe's and got...
  • 3 make-ahead sandwiches for easy Labor Day outings

    3 make-ahead sandwiches for easy Labor Day outings
    Sandwiches can make your Labor Day shindig easy and breezy: They're simple to prep, a whiz to make, fun to hold and exploding with all sort of flavors, colors and textures. Stack them on trays and take them out to the deck or backyard, or wrap up and cart...
  • It's all happening at The Times' Taste over Labor Day weekend

    It's all happening at The Times' Taste over Labor Day weekend
    Great food from restaurants such as Girasol, Plan Check Kitchen + Bar, Fishing with Dynamite, Border Grill, and Chichén Itzá, cooking demonstrations from famous chefs including James Beard Chef of the Year Nancy Silverton, esteemed pastry chef Karen...
  • McDonnell trial: Former governor describes broken marriage, fun in a Ferrari

    McDonnell trial: Former governor describes broken marriage, fun in a Ferrari
    RICHMOND – Bob McDonnell took a jury to the low point of his marriage Thursday, then turned to the long trend of generosity that landed him and his wife in federal court. His second day of testimony was intensely personal, part rationlization,...
  • Islamic State recruiting women to 'have kids and cook'

    Islamic State recruiting women to 'have kids and cook'
    Months after declaring an Islamic caliphate, Islamic State, which has seized large swaths of Syria and Iraq, is seeking to address a need of any viable nation: women. In Internet posts and social media messaging, the extremist Sunni militants are...
  • Labor Secretary Perez on how to produce better-paying jobs

    Labor Secretary Perez on how to produce better-paying jobs
    At the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce this week, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez kicked off a cross-country, pre-Labor Day tour to champion higher minimum wages, higher-wage jobs and other causes in talks with employers, workers and local leaders....
  • Residents push for Downers Grove historic district

    Residents push for Downers Grove historic district
    Some Downers Grove residents urging local officials to protect a 19th-century home on the edge of the downtown area also are pushing for creation of a historic district. Several spoke out at a recent village council meeting about the Victorian-style...
  • Teen catches 693-pound swordfish off South Florida coast

    Teen catches 693-pound swordfish off South Florida coast
    Labor Day 2014 will be a holiday 17-year-old Adam Satter won't soon forget.  Satter reeled in a swordfish weighing 693 pounds Monday off the coast of Jupiter, WPTV reports.  The massive fish was caught about 30 miles off the coast of Jupiter. ...
  • Slot payoff at Calder

    Slot payoff at Calder
    The TournEvent of Champions Slot Tournament series climaxes this weekend at Calder Casino and Race Course (21001 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, CalderRaceCourse.com). The slot player with the highest cumulative score on Friday will win a...