| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Plan B Burger Bar and The Half Door mark National IPA Day Aug. 7 with hop-heavy draft lineups at all locations Thursday.
India Pale Ales dominate the draft list at each Plan B (restaurants in Glastonbury, Milford, Simsbury, Springfield (Mass.),...
| 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 21, 2014
| 12:28 PM
You may know Aarón Sánchez from the Food Network ("Chopped," "Best Thing I Ever Ate," "Next Iron Chef") and now he's joining the Connecticut restaurant scene. The celebrity chef is bringing his Latin cuisine to Stamford with the 250-seat Paloma, opening...
| 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 16, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Several Connecticut restaurants boast some of the world's best wine lists, according to Wine Spectator. The magazine has bestowed its 2014 Restaurant Awards upon more than two dozen eateries across the state, taking into account the size and quality of...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Right on time for National Hamburger Month: The Capital Grille has doubled its burger offerings on its lunch menu, adding three new options for daytime dining.
The new burgers include a Kona coffee-crusted Wagyu burger with shallot mayonnaise ($17,) a...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:03 AM
Support local mom-owned businesses and learn about launching your own idea at this weekend's MomEFair, taking place at the Knights of Columbus in Stamford from noon to 2pm on Sunday, November 17th. Organized by CT Moms Online, this unique holiday...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Here is our list of Latin American restaurants where you can find yuca dishes. Please note that this list is not all-inclusive. Read our dining feature on yuca here.
Antojitos Donde Julio, Hartford. 860-724-3379, antojitosdondejulioct.com.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Chef Gino Riccio recently opened Boca, a small plates Mediterranean bar and restaurant in downtown Stamford, where the colorful food contrasts with the contemporary white lounge of a room meant to evoke Greece through a Miami Beach lens. The seasoned...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Visions of reviving bits of Connecticut's vanished system of trolleys have been tantalizing urban planners and light-rail enthusiasts for a long time.
Streetcars are sexy. Trolleys are fun. Light-rail would help get those damned gas-guzzling,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:55 AM
With its great location on the corner of Bedford and Spring, and folding doors that open onto the street, Barrique Bistro & Wine Bar has the sidewalk café thing down. But diners should not be put off by winter's less welcoming façade. There's seriously...