| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:34 PM
Bob Diaco, introduced as the UConn football coach last week, returned to campus Monday and met with all nine assistants, deciding to retain one — Mike Foley, who just completed his eighth season at UConn.
"Through all the counsel and everyone...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Bob Diaco held his first "UConn Football Coach's Show" on a snowy Tuesday night at the Wood-n-Tap restaurant in Vernon.
The energetic and entertaining UConn coach opened by joking that he and Mike Enright, associate director of athletics/communications,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Tim Callahan has been playing fantasy football for about 10 years.
"I got involved like a lot of people, through my friends," Callahan says. "It's a great way to prove to your friends that you know more than them. I think that's what it's all about....
| Apr 5, 2012
| 11:33 AM
One of the primary go-to restaurants for hungry and thirsty Hartford-area residents since they opened in 2002, Wood-n-Tap offers exceptional American fare for pretty much anyone, from pizzas and burgers down to salads, seafood and vegetarian...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:54 AM
We'll be adding to this list as the unshowered days accumulate. Head over, cozy up, and relax for awhile. Before you go home and freeze.
(Of course, there are MANY other restaurants open. These are just the ones we've been able to confirm.)
| Nov 2, 2011
| 7:35 AM
Attention freezing cold Hartford residents! The Advocate will be driving around the greater Hartford area today, giving out free coffee, hot chocolate and tea to anyone without power who needs a warm drink! We'll be in Vernon in the morning and will be...
| May 19, 2011
Connecticut has many reasons to celebrate National Hamburger Month – it's home to some of the most celebrated, iconic and unusual burgers in the country, including the restaurant recognized as the sandwich's inventor. Here are 10 noteworthy (and...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 1:28 PM
Wood n Tap
99 Sisson Ave., Hartford
860-232-TAPS and http://www.woodntap.com
What do we like best about Wood -n- Tap in Hartford? Pretty much everything. It's the type of restaurant you go to when you don't know what you're craving for lunch. The...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 6:05 AM
It looks like some of Connecticut's food service workers won't have to choose between staying home when they are sick and losing a day of pay. Last week the state Senate passed a bill requiring companies with over 50 employees to offer a week of paid sick...
| Mar 15, 2012
No matter what your heritage may be, everyone is a little bit Irish on St. Patrick's Day. Local restaurants are getting ready for the holiday with plenty of hearty fare, Irish beers and a healthy dose of craic. Slainte!
>>Angelico's Lake House, 81 N....