| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:40 PM
A catered cheese-centric party at a local brewery is just one of the incentives Whey Station, a Middletown-based food truck, is offering as part of its recent Kickstarter campaign.
Joshua and Jillian Moskites, husband-and-wife owners of the gourmet...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:27 AM
I adopted Oscar when I graduated from college and rented my first apartment in Boston's Back Bay. He was tiny, the size of my hand. I had never had a kitty, and wasn't sure I was a "cat person", but, we had mice and needed help. Almost instantaneously,...
| Jan 12, 2014
Exit, Mr. Goodspeed
It's going to be strange not to see Michael Price in his office tucked away off the cozy lobby of the Goodspeed Opera House, sitting in his barber chair, holding court with guests during intermission. Or stationed at the bottom of...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Here is our list of Latin American restaurants where you can find yuca dishes. Please note that this list is not all-inclusive. Read our dining feature on yuca here.
Antojitos Donde Julio, Hartford. 860-724-3379, antojitosdondejulioct.com.
| 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....