Original Irish Play Staged in Unique 'Pub' Setting Returns in Danbury

07/09/14

Original Irish Play Staged in Unique 'Pub' Setting Returns in Danbury

Playwright Louisa Burns-Bisogno has spun a tale of Ireland, war, heartbreak and betrayal that unfolds like an intricate fiddle tune over the course of one evening at a quite pub in a small Irish village.

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Best Connecticut Places to the Watch World Cup With Great Food, Drinks

07/09/14

Best Connecticut Places to the Watch World Cup With Great Food, Drinks

Watch the biggest matches of World Cup 2014 at Connecticut dining hotspots that combine great soccer with great food and drinks.

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Waterbury to Receive $19.2 Million From State for Revitalization

07/08/14

Waterbury to Receive $19.2 Million From State for Revitalization

On Monday, Gov. Dannel Malloy announced a $19.2 million package of state investment in six development and improvement projects in downtown Waterbury. The city's Mayor hopes it marks the beginning of Waterbury's rebirth.

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Signed Volumes Inscribed to Glenn Close Part of Huge Newtown Book Sale

07/08/14

Signed Volumes Inscribed to Glenn Close Part of Huge Newtown Book Sale

The Friends of the C. H. Booth Library Book Sale will take place at the Reed Intermediate School in Newtown from July 12-16.

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Al Fresco or Inside, La Tavola a Delicious Waterbury Italian Charmer

07/08/14

Al Fresco or Inside, La Tavola a Delicious Waterbury Italian Charmer

La Tavola, a neighborhood Italian restaurant on the western side of Waterbury, raises its umbrellas over several tables in its front patio to enable patrons to savor the relaxed atmosphere as they experience the exciting dining experience chef/owner Nicola Mancini Jr. offers daily, inside as well as outdoors.

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NW Connecticut Arts Council Garden Party (With a Meal) July 12 in Harwinton

07/08/14

NW Connecticut Arts Council Garden Party (With a Meal) July 12 in Harwinton

The third annual Blossoming of Arts & Culture Garden Party will be held July 12, from 4 to 7 p.m., at 10 Litchfield Road in Harwinton.

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Saint Mary's in Waterbury Latest Connecticut Hospital Tenet to Acquire

07/08/14

Saint Mary's in Waterbury Latest Connecticut Hospital Tenet to Acquire

Saint Mary’s Hospital and Tenet Healthcare Corporation have announced plans for Saint Mary’s to be acquired by a subsidiary of Tenet.

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NW Connecticut History Center Is in Former Office of a Black Panthers Trial Attorney

07/08/14

NW Connecticut History Center Is in Former Office of a Black Panthers Trial Attorney

The Canaan History Center will open its doors for the first time to the public on July 13, providing an opportunity for researchers to delve into the history of the area.

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Online Romance Reality Show's 'Love Prison' on Island Off Connecticut

07/07/14

Online Romance Reality Show's 'Love Prison' on Island Off Connecticut

The latest reality show about love, or heartbreak—or both—is coming this August from the A&E cable network and it's set in Connecticut—on one of the Thimble Islands, those tiny, exclusive, valuable pieces of land surrounded by Long-Island Sound. The show, whose working title is "Love Prison," will reportedly debut with 10 episodes. The only information about the show currently posted online by A&E is part of a larger news item posted online a while back: One in three relationships begin online, with many people not meeting in person for months or even years. But are these relationships real? In this unique social experiment, online couples meet for the first time on a remote island. “Love Prison” is a lone cabin rigged with...

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New Tierra Restaurant in Westport a Gem for Latin-Inspired Cuisine

07/07/14

New Tierra Restaurant in Westport a Gem for Latin-Inspired Cuisine

Desperately seeking authentic Latin inspired cuisine with a strong Mexican flairand some cocktails that can render you “muy feliz?” The new Tierra in Westport could be the place for you.

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