| Dec 8, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Le Petit Cafe has earned top Zagat ratings for another year. The French bistro on the Branford Green was voted No. 1 for food in Connecticut by the restaurant guide, garnering 28 points out of a possible 30 for its cuisine.
"Each evening's four-course,...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 11:09 AM
If your name is James, Jim or Jamie, a free burger is yours at Red Robin Tuesday, Dec. 4. The restaurant chain's "Jim Day" marks the anniversary of its Sweet Jim Beam Bacon Swiss Burger with a giveaway promotion.
The offer is good for all guests with...
| 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&...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 4:25 PM
HARTFORD — A former job coach for Goodwill pleaded guilty Monday to sexually assaulting a developmentally disabled woman who was in his care.
Kenneth Wilson, 40, pleaded guilty to a single count of second-degree sexual assault as part of a plea...
| Dec 12, 2013
Elena Gutzmer, a lifelong Manchester resident who was a member of the Manchester Ambulance Transportation Unit during World War II, died Oct. 7. She was 90.
Gutzmer began working for the Cheney Brothers as a secretary after high school. It was around...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:35 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Onyx Spirits marked the 80th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition Friday with the release of the first barrel-aged whiskey made in Connecticut.
"This is the first commercially available aged whiskey [made in the state]," said...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 7:33 PM
PLAINVILLE — A long-standing push to combine the tax and assessor's departments will probably be done soon, with veteran Assessor Jane Dickman Buden leading the new department, Town Manager Robert Lee told the town council Monday.
He said the...
| Nov 24, 2013
When Jonathan Hiller of Gales Ferry arrives in Ludlow, Vt., on a Friday night, ready for a weekend of skiing at Okemo, he feels right at home. He pulls into the driveway at a three-story house on Pleasant Street, stores his gear, and visits with dozens of...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Las 37 empresas que presentaron solicitudes para crecer o vender marihuana medicinal provienen de diversos orígenes.
La lista incluye a personas que han trabajado en bienes raíces, la industria culinaria y campos de limpieza ambiental. Varios de los...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The 37 companies that submitted applications to either grow or sell medical marijuana come from diverse backgrounds.
The list includes people who have worked in real estate, the culinary industry and environmental cleanup fields. Several of the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:07 AM
The state park system began a century ago with a five-acre purchase of shoreline in Westport that would eventually become Sherwood Island State Park. Maybe in another 100 years, someone will be telling the story of how a one-mile path through marsh and...