| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Rizzuto's in West Hartford's Blue Back Square offers a seasonal prix-fixe menu Monday through Thursday, featuring fresh local ingredients. Three courses are available for $25.95, with special wine pairings with each course for another $10.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Potbelly, a national sandwich shop chain based in Chicago, has opened its first Connecticut location at 51 Memorial Road in West Hartford's Blue Back Square.
The restaurant offers an array of sandwiches, "skinnys" (on thin-cut bread,) salads, soups...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The popular Tastes n'Toasts series continues through August in West Hartford's Blue Back Square.
Designated restaurants offer food and drink specials each Wednesday evening from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., with donations going to chosen charities.
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Rizzuto's gets into the summer spirit with its three-course Lobster Bake menu, available every Tuesday through the season.
The $29 menu includes a choice of New England clam chowder with Old Bay polenta croutons or baby spinach salad; Maine lobster with...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Chicago-based sandwich shop chain Potbelly plans to open at 51 Memorial Road in West Hartford this summer, adding a new fast-casual dining option in Blue Back Square.
The restaurant offers an array of sandwiches, "skinnys" (on thin-cut bread,) salads,...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Pinkberry continues its proliferation in Connecticut with the opening of a fifth location, in Westfarms Mall Oct. 12. The Farmington frozen yogurt store will be located on the lower level of the mall, near the Center Court.
Joining two other Hartford...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:38 AM
Vinted is now open in West Hartford's Blue Back Square. The Memorial Road restaurant and wine bar takes the place of Uncorked, the wine bar and bistro that closed earlier this year.
But Vinted has retained the WineStation technology Uncorked was known...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The “last night out” before the wedding day is a time-honored tradition. But not every bride and groom wants a night full of shots and scantily-clad dancers. Here are some more creative ways to celebrate impending nuptials.
FOR THE GUYS...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Yes, the bride is traditionally the star of the show. But that ring on your finger doesn’t give you license to treat your wedding party like your personal minions.
Many women in their twenties and thirties have a “bridesmaid horror story&...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:45 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Participants and spectators in the Blue Back Mitten Run 5K brought in 3,500 mittens and hats and $350 to local people in need.
More than 2,000 people participated in the race, which is run by the Hartford Marathon Foundation and...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:22 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Designs for Delamar West Hartford, an upscale hotel proposed for town-owned land near Blue Back Square, are a step closer to completion after an advisory committee meeting held Thursday.
The meeting was the second opportunity for...