| Jun 27, 2013
Chef Leo Bushey III finds culinary inspiration in unlikely places, like in an accidentally burnt potato.
As the head of the kitchen operations for Bristol's new Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, he oversees upscale gastropub Time Out Sports Bar and its farm-...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:45 AM
The 2012 grand list of taxable property shows an increase of 0.23 percent, or $13.56 million, over the 2011 list for a total of $5.89 billion.
The assessed value of personal property in town increased the most - $4.53 million, or 2.8 percent, for a...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Music is the message for the Sigma Alpha Iota fraternity at the University of Hartford's Hartt School.
Each year, the the local chaper of the international music fraternity runs a series of smaller fundraisers leading up to the big one in March, the...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:30 AM
17th Mandell JCC Hartford Jewish Film Fest
April 4-15, hjff.org.
Two documentaries are the highlights at the 17th Annual Mandell JCC Hartford Jewish Film Festival, which will be bringing 21 films related to Jewish culture and history to theaters...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:57 PM
The University of Connecticut was placed in an ideal spot for its original 19th-century purpose, an agricultural school. But as it evolved into a multi-faceted research university, the location became something of a challenge. There wasn't much decent...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:53 AM
This month Mandell Jewish Community Center of West Hartford hosts the 16th Annual Hartford Jewish Film Festival, which boasts 22 films, from 10 countries, in 10 days: Saturday, March 17 to Tuesday, March 27.Thirteen of the films are Connecticut premieres,...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 12:11 PM
312 Park Road, West Hartford
860-233-7780 and http://www.sweetchilli312.com/
West Hartford has become a dining destination. Besides the popular spots in the center and Blue Back Square and the growing number in Elmwood, the Park Road...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Hartford Magazine's Pink Party, originally scheduled for tonight, has been postponed due to rain. The party will now be held tomorrow evening, Friday, October 5th, from 5:30-7:30pm in West Hartford's Blue Back Square. Some info about the event...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:40 AM
1) Alma Moyo, free outdoor concert in the CFA Courtyard. Thurs. 7 p.m. CFA Hall @Wesleyan University, Middletown.
2) The Lustre Kings, Thurs. 7 p.m. Blue Back Square, West Hartford.
3) Simply Swing in concert, Thurs. 6:30 p.m. Farmington Gazebo,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 12:15 PM
The concept's pretty simple: sit your butt down and order a drink, and as food passes right in front of your face, grab what you want and scarf it down. You can always check out Umi Sushi & Tapas' website to see what's on the conveyor belt at any given...
| Jan 19, 2012
On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Jan. 21 to 23, in Hartford, Japanalia cleans house at its biannual mega-sale. The event features samples, one-of-a-kind items, overstocks and irregulars at 50 to 80 percent off. Payment is by cash or check only. Hours are...