| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Pumpkin Pie Martini
Ingredients: Goldschlager, Kahlua, Bailey's, cinnamon sugar rim
The Iron Frog is a cozy little joint in Simsbury, and before you ask, yes, there is a back story involving the name and five women from Nantucket who stole an iron...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:12 AM
On Columbus Day weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 12 and13, an Autumn Arts Festival will be held on the Madison Town Green, sponsored by Arts Center Killingworth.
Dozens of artists and craftspeople will present paintings, photographs, prints, sculptures,...
| Oct 12, 2013
Ramila Patel-King hit the right combination of size and space savings when she bought a stackable Whirlpool front-loading washer and dryer last December.
Patel-King, a West Hartford resident, gave up on traditional top-load washers because they were...
| Oct 7, 2013
Brenda and Lynne Reilly are upholding a tradition. As the owners of Tuscany Grill in Middletown and its sister restaurant, Baci Grill in Cromwell, the sisters-in-law are the third generation of women to own and operate a restaurant. They also are watching...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The plaudits keep coming for Plan B Burger Bar even as the Hartford-based chain prepares to open new locations in Fairfield and on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C.
Plan B was named one of the Top 20 burgers in the nation in a readers' poll in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Unlike the usual complaints about cable providers, Maurice Frye was not displeased with service, bundles, channel selection, fees, taxes or even price. Frye, who is hearing-impaired, just wanted to hear the television.
Frye, a gunner in the Korean War,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Premium Outlets Pink Promotion
Sunday, Oct. 13: Representatives from Komen Connecticut will be at the Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets' center courtyard at Gap Outlet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to answer questions regarding breast health and the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:00 PM
State Rep. Christina Ayala's car and boyfriend have caused her nothing but trouble recently. Now one has made sure the other isn't a problem anymore. Last year, first-time candidate Ayala was charged with a hit-and-run in Bridgeport weeks before...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Una carretera principal estuvo cerrada y una escuela preescolar fue evacuada debido a la rotura de una cañería de gas el martes. No hubieron heridos.
Como a las 11am, un equipo de construcción golpeó una línea principal de gas en la ruta 315 o...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Ah, the Connecticut caves.
As in Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and free checking, I was once a believer in the caves. There was an old cave in the Cobalt section of East Hampton I would visit as a child. An honest-to-goodness dark open maw along the...
| Oct 3, 2013
Max Collins, 23, knows he's young, even for a first-time restaurant owner. But he's using youth to his advantage.
He found his head chef, a former colleague from his bartending days, by reconnecting with him on Twitter. He came up with the restaurant'...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Jen Silverman, who was born in Simsbury and attended Simsbury High School, was awarded the 2013 Yale Drama Series Prize, which includes a $10,000 award, the publication of her play “Still” by Yale University Press (the publication is...