| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:50 AM
If your holiday plans take you out of the kitchen, these local restaurants are serving Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinners:
Cavey's, 45 East Center St., Manchester, hosts a Christmas Eve celebration with a traditional “Feast of the Seven...
| 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, 2013
| 5:09 PM
The distillers that brought you the state's first legal moonshine will introduce Connecticut's first barrel-aged whiskey, just in time for the 80th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition. Onyx Spirits of East Hartford debuts its limited-edition...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Connecticut's Least Responsible Gun Owners: Kevin Merchant reported a handgun had gone missing from his Hartford home and he has no idea where it is. Merchant should particularly know the importance of securing firearms; he is a police officer in...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Tuscany Grill's five-course fall beer dinner on Nov. 13 features hearty seasonal dishes paired with complementing brews.
The menu includes:
Duck spring rolls and autumn vegetable slaw with citrus ginger vinaigrette (Leinenkugel Orange Shandy)...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:35 PM
New Haven, meet Aaron Freeman. He's a 59-year-old unemployed former pizza delivery driver and he wants to serve on your Board of Aldermen. Freeman is running as a write-in Libertarian candidate (though he hasn't paid the $425 requested by the U.S....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:44 AM
>>Coyote Blue at 1960 Saybrook Road in Middletown is celebrating the holiday season with a Lobster Festival through Dec. 21. Dishes include lobster bisque, lobster salad taco, lobster-stuffed avocado, lobster quesadilla and enchiladas, surf and turf,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:00 PM
At this rate, Windsor will be giving West Hartford, Glastonbury and Middletown a run for their money in the destination-dining department. I say this after visiting the newly relocated and re-opened Dorothy & Leroy's, a southern/soul food restaurant...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:54 AM
Don't we all need to regroup, slow down and "connect" once in awhile?
Two licensed clinical social workers from Connecticut, Barbara Murray-Lane and Terri Theriault, are hosting "The Circle of Connection", a retreat for women at the Mercy Center in...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:56 PM
This week, one of NoRA Cupcake Company's brightly-colored treats has a special significance. A portion of sales from the purple "Forget Me Not" cupcake will benefit the local chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
The chocolate cupcake is filled with...