| Aug 1, 2013
It might take you a while to find Sliders Grill and Bar in West Hartford. Wedged between the Family Dollar and Crazy Bruce's liquor store in a plaza shared by Stop & Shop, the sports bar may not look like much from the outside, but once inside, diners get...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Tony Passacantando grew up poor in a small village in Abruzzo in central Italy where residents are known to be "forte e gentile," or strong and gentle. A grade-school dropout, he immigrated to the United States, made a living for himself and sent his...
| Jul 25, 2013
Bonefish Grill has introduced itself to Connecticut with a bang – or rather, two. The national seafood restaurant chain, with locations in 32 states, has landed in South Windsor, bringing with it its popular signature appetizer: Bang Bang Shrimp....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:06 PM
All-Courant Boys Tennis
Sam Aronson, Avon Sr.
Sam Flaxman, Avon, Sr.
Ryan Foster, Classical-Hartford, Jr.
Varun Jayarun, Xavier-Middletown, Fr.
Chandler Libby, Granby, Jr.
Reid Risinger, Glastonbury, Sr.
Dan Rombola, Berlin, Jr.
| 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.
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Beckley Farms in Berlin boasts a rural appeal and a country feel with its hilltop breezes, sweeping views of nearby Lamentation Mountain, and its lush greenery. It is also just minutes away from the Berlin Turnpike. "Our location here is second to none,"...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Folk artists have been making instruments from found objects for years, but the cigar box guitar has undergone something of a renaissance lately. In Connecticut, three partners in Putnam are opening a store to sell their homemade instruments, and...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:36 AM
La policía rastreó un oso a través de los patios traseros cerca de la Calle Main y la Avenida Harding el martes por la tarde antes de que el animal desapareciera en el bosque.
"No tomó ninguna acción agresiva", dijo el sargento Christopher Perry...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:08 AM
Newington becomes radio central on Saturday, June 15, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., when ham radio buffs converge for Newington Amateur Radio League’s annual Hamfest and electronic flea market. New and used electronic components, antennas, hardware,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:37 AM
A lo largo de la concurrida Avenida Flatbush en West Hartford, o en la intersección de las Calles East y Allen en New Britain, el mensaje no podría ser más dramático: nuevos puentes imponentes anuncian que el electroducto llegará con ligereza.
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Elise Schreier works in complex claims at The Hartford insurance company. But that's just her day job. At night, she blogs about a subject near to her heart and her home: same-sex parenting.
"We struggled with infertility for a number of years. At the...