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  • CT Wine Trail Kicks Off Summer Season This Memorial Day Weekend

    Drink up the New England charm and coastal majesty of the Connecticut Wine Trail. The flavor of the wines are as diverse as the villages in which they're produced. There are 24 vineyards on the...
  • Condos, Hobbies, and Game Changer

    Condos, Hobbies, and Game Changer
    The housing market is still a bit sluggish, but if you are on the lookout to buy a condo in Connecticut the time has never been better Connecticut Condos The dog days of summer are upon us. Finding new things for you and the kids to do can start...
  • Samuel Adams Brewery Tour

    Samuel Adams Brewery Tour
    There's usually something brewing in Boston, but, on Germania Street, there's something brewing all day. That's because American beer maker Samuel Adams, the Boston Beer with the patriotic poster boy, offers tours of their working brewery. Each year, tens...
  • Bargain-hunting vacations: Combine shopping with a great getaway

    Bargain-hunting vacations: Combine shopping with a great getaway
    We've combined two of America's favorite hobbies, bargain hunting and vacationing, to identify some fabulous destinations. Following are ideas for two-for-one vacations: Go for the journey, come home with the deals. Brimfield Antique and Collectibles...
  • Yes, Dottie's Doughnuts Are To Die For, But So Is Her Diner Fare

    Yes, Dottie's Doughnuts Are To Die For, But So Is Her Diner Fare
    I went for the doughnuts, but like so many dining adventures, I have become hooked on the rest of the menu. That's the effect Dorothy Sperry's food at her 1950's inspired Dottie's Diner in Woodbury and Dottie's 2 in Waterbury seems to have. Sperry,...
  • Cycling And Cultural Fests To Fill Downtown Hartford

    Cycling And Cultural Fests To Fill Downtown Hartford
    The Connecticut Cycling Festival kicks off a weekend of competitive amateur and professional biking in Hartford on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 20 and 21, hosted by the Connecticut Cycling Advancement Program and BikeWalkCT. Saturday's event, called the...
  • Chinese arrest 6 OSI Group employees on meat safety violations

    Chinese arrest 6 OSI Group employees on meat safety violations
    Chinese authorities have arrested six employees of OSI Group in connection with meat safety violations at an overseas food plant owned by the Aurora-based company. A Shanghai Husi Food plant, which supplied products to McDonald’s restaurants and...
  • Made in America festival hasn't been an easy sell in Los Angeles

    Made in America festival hasn't been an easy sell in Los Angeles
    They made it in Philly. But can they make it in L.A.? That's one of many questions surrounding the debut of the Budweiser Made in America music festival, which will take over downtown Los Angeles' Grand Park this Labor Day weekend. The concert, the...
  • Pittsburgh man claims 5th largest PA lottery jackpot of $86.7 million

    Pittsburgh man claims 5<sup>t</sup><sup>h</sup> largest PA lottery jackpot of $86.7 million
    The winner of Pennsylvania Lottery's fifth largest prize and its first jackpot ticket sold in the Mega Millions game has come forward to claim an $86.7 million jackpot from the May 20 drawing. Carl Szott of Pittsburgh received a ceremonial check for...
  • Review: Mission Inn in Howey-in-the-Hills excels at brunch

    Review: Mission Inn in Howey-in-the-Hills excels at brunch
    A lot of trends come and go in the restaurant world, but the Sunday brunch buffet is our leisurely survivor. Restaurants offer elegant to casual a la carte and all-you-can-eat versions, but local resorts and hotels are masters of the experience. It is...
  • 12 McDonald's now closed by Russian authorities

    12 McDonald's now closed by Russian authorities
    McDonald's has temporary closed 12 restaurants in Russia following mass unscheduled inspections by Russia's food safety watchdog, the company said Friday. McDonald's said there also 100 inspections currently underway. The state agency has closed...