| May 15, 2012
| 12:27 PM
1) Fairfield Indoor Tennis
The folks at Fairfield Indoor Tennis have made it their mission to provide members with a fun, relaxed environment in which to hone their skills, get involved with tournaments and have access to world-class instruction. They&...
| Mar 31, 2012
Restaurants often post a menu in their front window to show potential diners what's cooking in their kitchen. In Hartford, a city ordinance now requires them to show how clean and orderly they keep that kitchen.
Check the restaurant's window next time...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:25 AM
I learned to drive in the vast, empty parking lot of Korvette's in Trumbull. Back then, malls were closed on Sundays — how quaint. I'm a suburban guy, so my life is basically moving from one parking lot to the next. Nothing is more fundamental to my...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 12:06 PM
1) Trumbull Kitchen
For theater-goers, deciding on the best spot to grab a bite before the curtain goes up often comes down to location, location, location. At Trumbull Kitchen, explains manager David Mascolo, “We’re 300 yards from Hartford...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 1:21 PM
1) Rein's New York-Style Deli
You can find 39 different sandwiches on Rein’s menu. That’s right, 39 different freakin’ types of great deli-style sandwiches, from tongue (they recommend trying a little Swiss cheese or chopped liver...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:27 AM
After failing to procure beer from a liquor store, a Chicago man approached a woman nearby and used a toy gun to try to rob her of $2 before he was tackled by a bystander, authorities said.
Wayne Dearmond, 29, was arrested Saturday morning after the...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:25 PM
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE — Near the midway point of Flintridge Prep's Prep League boys' volleyball match against Chadwick, Rebels Coach Sean Beattie made an observation.
He conveyed the thought to his team after Flintridge Prep suffered a 25-13, 25-17,...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:54 PM
The Connecticut House of Representatives late Wednesday gave final legislative approval to a measure repealing the state's seldom-used death penalty after more than 9 1/2 hours of often gut-wrenching debate.
Senate Bill 280 cleared the House 86-62, a...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:42 AM
A fire at a residential mental health facility in south suburban Robbins early this morning forced the evacuation of about 400 residents to a village community center, officials said.
A mattress fire, probably caused by smoking, broke out about 1 a.m. on...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 1:58 PM
You're cold, tired and light deprived as you weather the aftermath of October Storm — powerless as you watch your food defrost and reach for yet another sweatshirt.
When it comes to eating you have two choices: another peanut butter and jelly...
| 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.)