| Aug 22, 2013
The scent of garlic and herbs hits you first, followed by the unmistakable comforting aroma of freshly baked bread. Guests tend to linger at Quercibella in New Hartford, the restaurant's owners say, and it's easy to see why.
The cozy space overlooking...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The challenge: To eat as many J. Timothy’s buffalo “dirt wings” as possible in six 6 minutes’ time. The goal: To raise more than $10,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
The second annual "Wings for Wishes”" event at the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:00 PM
557 Wakelee Ave., (203) 735-6417
Bill Miller's Castle
834 E. Main St., (888) 514-5551
Branford Elk's Lodge
158 S. Montowese St., (203) 488-9311
168 N. Main St., (203) 483-9995
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 31, 2013
A chance romantic encounter during a night at the bar has apparently become too limiting, and single people, both young and old, are turning to online dating to find their soul mate.
Once in the workforce, people often find themselves surrounded by...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:46 AM
On Saturday at noon, owners, sellers, and other pro-gun advocates will hold a rally at the state capitol to protest the gun control legislation that's being proposed at both the state and federal level.
The Hartford rally is affiliated with a group...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Incoming state Rep. Christina Ayala says she won't buckle under pressure to resign following her arrest in a domestic dispute (which follows charges in an August hit-and-run) but the incident is nonetheless jeopardizing her seat. Ayala, 29, requested a...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Francis “Frank” Bennett
LANCASTER — Francis Marion¿Bennett III, 83, died unexpectedly Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at Richmond Place Rehabilitation Center after a brief illness.
A native of Baltimore, Md., he was a son of the late John C....
| Dec 23, 2012
Dawn Hochsprung kept politics out of her professional life.
But after the November election, Hochsprung, a registered Democrat, couldn't help sounding off to her Facebook friends in an exuberant post using the pseudonym "Dinna Fash," a term for "don't...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 5:45 PM
School administrators in districts throughout Connecticut are reviewing their security systems and fielding calls from parents worried about their children's safety.
Friday's killing of 20 young children and six adults by a gunman at the Sandy Hook...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 12:48 PM
1) Lisboa Restaurant
19 Lafayette St.
Lisboa is the best in the state. Just wish they were open all week.
2) Santos Restaurant
152 Church St