| 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...
| Jan 26, 2012
Lily Madison, an upscale consignment shop and furniture gallery, 53 New Britain Avenue, Rocky Hill, is holding a winter sale Thursday through Saturday, Jan. 26 through 28. Highlights include special discounts on most regularly-priced merchandise and a...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:51 AM
A 10-year-old tradition will soon come to an end: The last "Harry Potter" movie, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2," will open next Thursday night, just after midnight.
Night-owl screenings are scheduled at theaters throughout the country,...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:00 PM
To help celebrate World Vegetarian Day on Oct. 1, The Counter in West Hartford's Blue Back Square is giving out a free mini veggie burger to anyone who purchases a regular burger (that one can also be veggie). Topped with provolone, red pepper and Dijon...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 10:50 AM
In continuance of Pinkberry's campaign to take over the world, it is setting up a brand new location in the Blue Back Square of West Hartford. You can make a night of it with the nearby shops: have dinner at Umi Sushi, stop at Green Teahouse for after-...
| 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.)
| 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,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 9:32 AM
The Joe Baccala Story, July 19, Criterion Cinemas at Blue Back Square, 42 S. Main St., West Hartford, (860) 523-4600, bowtiecinemas.com
Rocco Mesiti knows whereof he speaks. An Italian-American who grew up in a bilingual household, Mesiti has taught...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 10:44 AM
The Italian mobster movie genre has been a favorite of movie goers, critics, and Hollywood directors for decades and cultivated for many, some of the best films and most memorable lines in cinematic history. Adding to this coveted American movie genre is...