| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana is reportedly expanding north to the Bay State. The New Haven original is looking to open in Brookline, Mass. next year, in the space currently occupied by The Fireplace restaurant.
The Fireplace issued a press release...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Save room for dessert Wednesday, as local eateries mark National Cheesecake Day with sweet specials.
At Carbone's Kitchen in Bloomfield, $10 gets you a "cheesecake flight": a trio of samples including a classic New York cheesecake with strawberries...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:53 AM
Our youngest son loves video games....and it drives me crazy.
He's an active, imaginative, smart, well-rounded kid. We have limits. Maybe it shouldn't bother me.
But, it does.
At any rate, while choosing summer activities, I racked my brain,...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:00 PM
New Britain Stadium, New Britain, post-game, www.rockcats.com.
Danbury Fair Mall, Danbury, 8 p.m., www.danburyfairmall.com. Postponed to July 5.
Jennings and Penfield Beaches, Fairfield, 9 p.m., www.fairfieldct.org. Postponed to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
No boat? No problem! Lakeside Watersports in Danbury offers folks the opportunity to partake in all sorts of activities on Candlewood Lake.
"When people come out with us, they're basically booking time with us. They can use the time as they like,'...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Fresh clam pizza is what defines Pepe's for me. Whenever I go there, that's what I order. I'm hooked. The other week, Gary Biamonte, grandson of Frank Pepe, who opened the original Pizzeria Napoletana in New Haven, came to the Fairfield Pepe's and got...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Connecticut's Least Responsible Gun Owners: Kevin Merchant reported a handgun had gone missing from his Hartford home and he has no idea where it is. Merchant should particularly know the importance of securing firearms; he is a police officer in...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Connecticut isn't exactly the sort of place you'd expect to find herds of organically raised cattle grazing in wide-open pasture lands.
The terms "grass-fed" and "pasture-raised" beef tend to conjure images of sprawling Western ranches rather than our...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Gregory Beck, a town-employed emergency dispatcher, has been asked by his own party to give up his seat on the Brookfield Board of Education because of a Facebook comment about the Sandy Hook massacre that no one liked. The Newtown Patch website...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:09 AM
A Manchester mom has started a Facebook page called Caleb's Quest and is inviting people to become informed during Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
"When we received the pre-natal diagnosis, there wasn't much information we were given," says Denise Curran...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
1) Max 40 Restaurant and Bar
40 Mill Plain Road