| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Mario Batali is looking to expand his restaurant group to the Elm City. The celebrity chef is planning to open a Tarry Lodge eatery in New Haven, according to Yale University's office of New Haven and State Affairs.
The building at 278 Park St. is owned...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:21 PM
G-Zen in Branford has emerged as the victor in The Nature Conservancy's 2013 Nature's Plate Award for the state of Connecticut, as chosen by voters.
The contest honors sustainable, organic or farm-to-table restaurants in the country. LeFarm in...
| Nov 7, 2013
Take an autumnal journey north to see the fascinating process of glassware being made, entirely by hand. The Simon Pearce Glass Factory, located in a historic, converted woolen mill, in Quechee, Vt., shows visitors the creativity of this clear-cut art. ...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Rizzuto's gets into the summer spirit with its three-course Lobster Bake menu, available every Tuesday through the season.
The $29 menu includes a choice of New England clam chowder with Old Bay polenta croutons or baby spinach salad; Maine lobster with...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:32 AM
Shoreline restaurants are ramping up for summer, and dozens of them have signed on for Onyx Moonshine's largest cocktail crawl to date. Restaurants and bars from Stonington to Stamford are offering specialty drinks made with the Connecticut-crafted...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:25 AM
This year's list of James Beard Foundation Awards Restaurant and Chef semifinalists is in, and two Connecticut chefs are in the running for one of the food and beverage world's highest honors. Bun Lai of Miya's Sushi in New Haven and Bill Taibe of...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Yes, the bride is traditionally the star of the show. But that ring on your finger doesn’t give you license to treat your wedding party like your personal minions.
Many women in their twenties and thirties have a “bridesmaid horror story&...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 7:34 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: After its location in the southwestern corner of Fairfield, one of three towns, along with Weston and Norwalk, from which it was incorporated.
HISTORY: Settled in the mid-1600s when three farmers were given permission to settle the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Reggie Lewis Track and Field Athletic Facility, Boston, Saturday, 10:30 a.m.
The 27th New England High School Track and Field Championships brings together the top athletes from each of the six New England states high school indoor championships....
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Kenan Trebincevic doesn't resemble a writer or traveler. On the same couch, in the same Astoria, N.Y. apartment he has resided for the past seven years, he watches Olympic luge in sweatpants.
Trebincevic, 33, is a physical trainer who shows no...