Meriden hip-hop artist Benjamin “Dutch the Dreamer” Grenier, 23, talks about the impact his hometown Meriden has had on his life and music. Dutch hosts a listening party for his new album, "Aquarium," at Mac650 Gallery in Middletown on Sept. 22 at 9 p.m.
Take a look inside this year's Big E: everything you already loved about New England's fair plus new attractions and new foods to keep on your radar. For all the info you need heading to this year's fair, click here.
Calling all thrill seekers! Foxwoods has opened its Thrill Tower, which has two rides: the Sky Drop and the Sky Launch. Story here.
Copper Creek mini golf recently opened at the Nature's Art Village in Montville, which also hosts the dinosaur park, New England's largest splash pad and gift shoppes. The owner says he is surprised how far people travel to try the challenging course. More here.
In just two years, owner Tenzin Masselli has built a following in his board game cafe, Connecticut's first, on Main Street in Middletown. The cafe offers hundreds of games, food and a safe, fun environment for socializing. More here.
Colchester native and rising country star Frankie Justin talks about his new single, "Summer Lover." More about Frankie Justin here.
The UZOO rapper Joey Batts and producer Rudy talk about creating live music and art on Pratt Street in Hartford. The free Audio Feed and Pratt Street music series brings local street musicians to Constitution Plaza on Wednesdays and Pratt Street on Fridays at lunchtime.
The Garden Party At Twilight is Knox’s biggest annual fundraiser. Nearly 300 people attended this year's event, held at the Watkinson Community Garden in Hartford. It was the biggest turnout in the group's 5-year history. Proceeds help fund urban gardens, tree plantings, and much more. Knox has...
The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss, the newest gallery in the Springfield Museums complex, is the world's only museum dedicated to the life and work Dr. Seuss, is now open. More here.
The Hartford Business Improvement District marketing director talks about programming the Audio Feed and Pratt Street music series and the impact of live music on the daily lives of city dwellers. The free music series brings local street musicians to Constitution Plaza on Wednesdays and Pratt...
Shelton singer-songwriter Lys Guillorn talks and plays a few songs on Pratt Street in Hartford as part of a summerlong series of free outdoor concerts on Fridays at lunchtime.
The goat yoga craze is going strong in Connecticut! These classes full of roaming goats are a cross between fitness class and petting zoo, and they're popping up all over the state. More here.