| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:54 AM
At least 25 homes in East Haven were destroyed, one person has died, others are missing and more than half the state is without power after Tropical Storm Irene tore through Connecticut Sunday.
East Haven mayor April Capone said that at least 25 homes in...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 11:44 AM
The Savage Brothers Band's funkin', rockin', and rhythm styles of music has left crowds happy for over 25 years.
Since establishing in 1984, the Savage Brothers have performed in over 4,000 shows and 800 plus weddings.
The group is made up...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:38 AM
Vinted is now open in West Hartford's Blue Back Square. The Memorial Road restaurant and wine bar takes the place of Uncorked, the wine bar and bistro that closed earlier this year.
But Vinted has retained the WineStation technology Uncorked was known...
| 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...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Plan B Burger Bar's recent expansion has caught the eye of Inc. Magazine once again. The publication has honored the company's hiring efforts with an inaugural Hire Power award, which salutes American job creators.
The better-burger chain, with six...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The former Reuben's Deli in West Hartford center is now Thirty 5 Bar & Grille, taking its name from its address at 35 Lasalle Road.
The new spot has a full-service menu, along with a full liquor license and more than a dozen draft beers. Breakfast is...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The “last night out” before the wedding day is a time-honored tradition. But not every bride and groom wants a night full of shots and scantily-clad dancers. Here are some more creative ways to celebrate impending nuptials.
FOR THE GUYS...
| 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&...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 11:26 AM
Some couples fantasize about getting married under a waterfall in Costa Rica, on the pink sands of Bermuda, or in a castle in Spain. They picture the gorgeous backdrops that such a locale provides and don’t want to pose in front of a painted...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 11:58 AM
If you have normal hearing, you probably take for granted the gift of sound. But if you are a guest at a wedding where someone is deaf you realize how much he or she is missing. From the ceremonial toasts at the pre-wedding reception to the ceremony and...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 8:36 AM
What do Gwyneth Paltrow, Amanda Peet, Ashlee Simpson, and my cousin Channie have in common? They all were pregnant brides.
If you Google “maternity wedding dresses,” at least 12 sites pop up. You can learn that model Heidi Klum, who was five...