| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Sometime in June, a new micro-brewery and taproom is scheduled to open up at what its owners believe is a "strategic location right off the highway" in East Windsor.
The Broad Brook Brewery will be housed in a 5,000-square-foot building at Sophia's...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:05 PM
The Burnside Craft Brewers Festival
June 15, 1-5 pm, High Meadow Resort, North Granby, oldeburnsidebrewing.com
So proud is Case McClellan of his Scottish heritage that he has affixed the slogans "Scotland Forever" and "The Pipers are Calling:...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:46 PM
In the dozen years that the landmark Hartford Times building has stood vacant, there has been only one serious proposal to redevelop the property. And that one didn't work out.
Now, in the space of a few months, there are two more.
The Thomas Hooker...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Whenever I am out in the natural world, I listen for the roar.
Not the call of lions, tigers and bears, but the sound of waterfalls dropping over rock chasms or rapids tumbling along a river. And there is plenty of roaring as you navigate the trails...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Connecticut is one of five states extending the school day for some districts. Students usually go to school for less than seven hours a day, 180 days a year. Under a pilot program, certain public schools in East Hartford, Meriden and New London will...
| Mar 25, 2013
Alice Paul was a brave suffragette, not afraid to participate in hunger strikes and face nights in prison to support her passionate views about equality for women. Even though her journey unfolded many years ago in 1917, when she formed the National...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:50 PM
UPDATE 7/3/13: RIVERFEST HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER
Kids, games, ridiculous barge-launched fireworks, food and activities: it's the American way, writ large over the shores of the Connecticut River. There's also a Riverfest performance by...
| Sep 20, 2012
Cabela's Candlewood Grill
475 East Hartford Blvd., East Hartford
I don't hunt. I don't fish. I don't shoot arrows, climb rocks or hike trails. So what was I doing in Cabela's, a retail wonderland for outdoorsy...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
— Deloitte, a giant international accounting, consulting and financial advising firm, will receive between $9 million and $14.5 million in state tax dollars to expand its workforce in Connecticut over the next 61/2 years, the governor announced...
| Aug 1, 2012
Day 5 of the games, spending a rare sunny afternoon at Horse Guards Parade watching Beach Volleyball. Going to see USA Men's match. It's like a big party inside this venue complete with a rendition of Thriller by the Queens Royal Guard Band! — Kevin...