| Apr 2, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Seasons 52 has launched a lunch menu featuring more than a dozen new items including sandwiches, tacos, sides and salads.
Highlights of the lunch menu include:
- Wood-fired burgers Buffalo burger with blue cheese and truffle sauce from...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:40 AM
1) Latin Fest 2013 — Grupo Niche and Henry Santos of Aventura, Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Road, Storrs Mansfield, (860) 486-4226. Sat., Apr. 6, 8 p.m. jorgensen.uconn.edu. $25-$40.
2) Film: Tattoo Nation, AMC Loews...
| Apr 5, 2013
Those cold, dead hands were delicious! -- Lewis Shilane, Joplin, Mo.
You still don't think you need better background checks? -- Pat Foley, Homer Glen, Ill.
Personally, I think there's just too many people. -- Mike Wambolt,...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The Town of Trumbull has learned that no one likes Michael Bolton, and the lesson is going to cost them. The town signed the soft-rock singer (best known to anyone under 30 as a punchline in the movie Office Space) to perform at its annual town-...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
It's officially autumn. And with it comes falling leaves, hayrides, Halloween, Thanksgiving and the most important of all, more seasonal beers. Pumpkin ale is one of these seasonal beers that is not only enjoyed today but was also highly appreciated in...
| Oct 21, 2012
After a visit to the Connecticut Tool and Manufacturing plant, state Rep. Betty Boukus declared that the state government's drive to retain businesses and train young people for 21st-century manufacturing jobs is paying off.
"These are hard times, and we...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 7:00 AM
That reminds me. I need to hide the Easter eggs. -- Shelly Oster, Orem, Utah
You're right: This year we put out skim milk and a gift certificate for Zumba classes. -- Scott Tredwell, Advance, N.C.
No, dear, his other name is Kris Kringle, not Chris...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:35 AM
95B Whiting St., Plainville, (860).255-4252, relicbeer.com
The Connecticut beer scene just got a little bigger. Maybe by a couple hundred square-feet or so. That's because Relic Brewing, the "nano-brewery" in Plainville, recently...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
1) Pulse: What Makes You Tick — Welded Works, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, 263 Farmington Ave., Farmington, (860) 679-2000. Through Mar. 6. uchc.edu.
2) WEB Dubois; The Souls of Black Folk — Book Talk, Harriet Beecher...
| Oct 9, 2011
BET ON WORKERS
We must focus our efforts on the hundreds of small companies based in our state and especially manufacturing firms.
I propose an incentive for hires in the high-tech and manufacturing sectors to build the work force for the future....
| May 25, 2012
| 3:20 PM
With the approach of Memorial Day, I think of my commanding officer Capt. Brian Letendre and listening to his speech during New Britain's Memorial Day observance in 2005.
Capt. Letendre spoke of the history of Memorial Day and the meaning this day holds....