| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Manchester's favorite throwback dairy bar, Shady Glen, is well-known for its dramatic "winged" burger with four slices of griddle-crisped cheese. But its chocolate chip ice cream just earned a nod in Food Network Magazine's "50 States, 50 Ice Cream...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:09 PM
It's been a good week for Connecticut on the burger front.
Two of the state's most noteworthy burgers made it to The Daily Meal's 40 Best Burgers in America list, announced Wednesday. Taking honors were the hyper-regional steamed cheeseburger at Ted's...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
| May 19, 2013
| 4:35 PM
If you watched this past Saturday's season finale of "SNL," one headline on the "Weekend Update" segment (with returning special guest Amy Poehler) may have caught your attention.
"A sushi chef in Connecticut is planning to use cicadas this summer in...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:45 PM
It’s been featured on the Travel Channel’s “Man v. Food” and recognized by “Every Day with Rachael Ray” magazine. But now the two-foot hot dog that put Doogie’s on the map is no longer.
The legendary hot dog is a...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 5:02 PM
The acerbically eloquent Anthony Bourdain partners with friend and culinary colleague Eric Ripert for a "Good vs. Evil" speaking engagement at The Bushnell May 3, 2013.
Tickets go on sale Friday, August 17, but you can grab them early (use the presale...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
It's still not close to TV Everywhere, but Verizon Communications is expanding live-TV streaming options to let FiOS customers watch CBS and Fox stations in several East Coast markets at home on tablets and smartphones.
The telco also is beefing up out-...
| Dec 1, 2013
The bearded man quietly navigates the dimly lighted Hinterland restaurant to the corner table where my boyfriend and I sit. It's like the star of "Walker, Texas Ranger" has just appeared in this gastropub. "Does anyone ever ask you if you look like...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Hampton gets the TV food spotlight on Monday, Nov. 18, when L. D. Amory & Sons seafood packing house and the Conch and Bucket restaurant are featured on Andrew Zimmern’s “Bizarre Foods America.” The show airs at 9 p.m. on The Travel...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Mike Darnell, former head of Fox's alternative department, has set up his first major reality project since ankling Fox in May: an untitled haunted house show at ABC, with Jason Blum attached as exec producer.
Variety has confirmed that the project...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
DirecTV is expanding its Internet video service to let subscribers watch more than 30 live TV channels outside the home -- including HBO, Showtime, Starz and Food Network -- and will deliver 100 live TV in-home streaming channels.
The satcaster also will...