| Jul 5, 2013
Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill will open at the Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk this fall, the company announced this week. The Colorado-based chain serves fresh fast-casual Mediterranean fare: kabobs, shwarma, falafel, hummus, salads and soups.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Connecticut's two major political parties agree. They need public-spirited voters to fill the thousands of spots on ballots for November's local elections. Think about it.
We'll get to the gratification of serving, but first there's the thrill of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
More lobster specials abound at The Mill on the River in South Windsor, which offers a Friday night lobster dinner deal for $25.95.
The meal includes salad, a 1.5-pound boiled lobster, baked potato, coleslaw and strawberry shortcake with seasonal...
| Jun 27, 2013
Chef Leo Bushey III finds culinary inspiration in unlikely places, like in an accidentally burnt potato.
As the head of the kitchen operations for Bristol's new Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, he oversees upscale gastropub Time Out Sports Bar and its farm-...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:04 PM
BRIDGEPORT — A former employee at Riverview Gun Sales in East Windsor pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to violating a federal firearms law.
Krystopher DiBella, 25, of West Suffield pleaded guilty to aiding in the improper filling out...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:30 AM
It's springtime for Hitler and Germany — and New Britain — as Mel Brooks' guffaw-rich musical The Producers heads to Trinity-on-Main, where devious impresario Max Bialystock (New Britain's Jason Ferrandino, far right) teams with ingenue Leo...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Burtons Grill in South Windsor welcomes summer with the start of Wine Down Wednesdays June 19. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., enjoy live music on the patio (weather permitting) and half-priced bottles of wine.
The restaurant also offers $1 oysters and shrimp...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Los legisladores estatales recientemente votaron para darle al botón de pausa de créditos fiscales para la industria cinematográfica, pero una peculiaridad en la legislación podría permitirle a una empresa conseguir que sus cámaras rueden con el apoyo...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:05 AM
With its flashy, towering sign, vast parking lot, and 48-seat patio, it would be difficult for residents not to notice the newly opened Dairy Queen on Sullivan Avenue.
In the days since the fast food and soft-serve ice cream franchise favorite held...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 12:47 PM
A gun shop in East Windsor, which sold the weapon used in the Newtown school massacre, has lost its federal license to sell guns.
ATF agents raided the Riverview Gun Sales shop a few days after the Dec. 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Nancy...
| May 27, 2013
When Brooke Wormstedt's father learned that his teenage daughter died in a vehicle crash Saturday on Abbe Road, he could not help but recall his own tragic time nearly 25 years ago on that same hilly stretch.
Mike Wormstedt, a teen in 1989, was --...