| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
Chances are good that someone in your family has to keep a close watch on what he or she eats if he or she wants to continue fitting into his or her pants. I live in a house with four skinny guys who eat Pop Tarts as if they’re going out...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Max's Oyster Bar, 964 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, hosts a New England Brewing Company beer dinner on April 25 at 6:30 p.m. Five courses are paired with selections from the Woodbridge brewery.
Reception: "Ode to the Elm City" with Elm...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Many high schools have clubs and activities to participate in, including skating clubs for skateboarders, but at Bunnell High School in Stratford, Connecticut, the SKATENG club, SKATENG with an E, is a club for students to involve themselves in the care...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:19 AM
By Jim MacPherson
By nearly any measure, Lexus has been phenomenally successful. The brand is synonymous with luxury, comfort and dependability. It’s not, however, thought of being overly sporty, or ranking high on the fun-to-drive scale. The now-...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 12:48 PM
New Haven's biannual Restaurant Week is back next month, with 33 Elm City eateries serving $18 prix-fixe lunches and/or $32 dinners Nov. 11 through Nov. 16.
Participating restaurants include: 116 Crown, Adriana's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Anna Liffey's,...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:05 PM
October was for the beer lovers, and now Max Restaurant Group woos the wine aficionados over the next few weeks with a full schedule of events, dinners and specials.
Ongoing, Oct. 28 through Nov. 11
Max Downtown: Enjoy a split of NV Gaston-Chiquet...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Forbidden City Bistro's Nov. 7 wine dinner is for the adventurous, featuring "Asian hunter" cooking with a selection of French wines. Robert Tibbetts of Allan S Goodman Inc. is the guest speaker. The event begins at 6:30 p.m.
| May 23, 2012
| 7:47 AM
By Linda Giuca
Willie Nelson’s song “On the Road Again,” could double as the theme for summer vacationers taking to the road for some R&R. Whether that road trip is a quick daycation or the beginning of a lengthier break...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:48 AM
Consider splurging on seasonal sweets for a good cause this weekend. Several Hartford and West Hartford restaurants will offer dessert specials made with locally-grown apples, with proceeds going to Growing Great Schools, a parent advocacy group committed...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Mystic Restaurant Week runs Nov. 3 through Nov. 10 at 19 restaurants, each serving prix-fixe $12 lunches and/or $20.12 dinners throughout the week.
Anthony J's Bistro
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:01 AM
The Half Door in Hartford hosts its 9th Annual Beer & Game Dinner Nov. 12, pairing six courses of exotic wild game with craft beers. The event starts at 6:30 p.m.
Amuse Bouche: Wild Scottish hare "stew" on melba toast paired with Baladin al-...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Bricco Trattoria offers a special four-course menu paired with Italian beers Nov. 12 through Nov. 14. The pairing is $54.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity.
First course: A selection of Italian salumi, with Nuova Mattina
Second course: A...