Official Coast Guard Artist Debuts Latest Work, Supports National Museum

07/03/14

Official Coast Guard Artist Debuts Latest Work, Supports National Museum

Prospect-based artist Tony Falcone has created a painting of the Barque Eagle, a training ship for the United States Coast Guard, for auction in support of the National Coast Guard Museum being built in New London.

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Father's Disappearance in Salisbury Still Haunts Daughters Seven Years Later

07/03/14

Father's Disappearance in Salisbury Still Haunts Daughters Seven Years Later

Thomas Drew's disappearance from his home in Salisbury in 2007 leaves many unanswered questions for his daughters, who continue to pursue the case.

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U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Rail Safety ‘Watchdogs’ Asleep and Lax

07/02/14

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Rail Safety ‘Watchdogs’ Asleep and Lax

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal has announced plans for legislation to better enforce and enhance rail safety in the wake of recent incidents on the Metro-North rail line.

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Coriander Cafe in Eastford Offers Gourmet Dinners, Great Sandwiches and Breakfast All Day

07/02/14

Coriander Cafe in Eastford Offers Gourmet Dinners, Great Sandwiches and Breakfast All Day

Coriander Cafe may be located in the heart of sleepy little Eastford, but its big menu and gourmet offerings are enough to wake up any appetite.

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Young Entrepreneur Opens Classic Italian Barber Shop in Middletown

07/01/14

Young Entrepreneur Opens Classic Italian Barber Shop in Middletown

Semso Cecunjanin, 22, opened Semmy's Barber Shop in June and hopes to bring the classic Italian barber shop experience to Middletown.

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Authentic Italian in Casual Atmosphere, Romanacci Cafe the Perfect Stop

06/30/14

Authentic Italian in Casual Atmosphere, Romanacci Cafe the Perfect Stop

Romanacci Cafe on the Norwalk-Westport border offers Artisan pizzas, Focaccia paninis, crepes and more in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Connecticut Lighthouse Tours Begin This Month with 'Sentinels on the Sound'

06/30/14

Connecticut Lighthouse Tours Begin This Month with 'Sentinels on the Sound'

If you're a lighthouse enthusiast, southeastern Connecticut is the spot for you.

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American Idol Winner Phillip Phillips Comes 'Home' to Foxwoods Resort & Casino

06/27/14

American Idol Winner Phillip Phillips Comes 'Home' to Foxwoods Resort & Casino

The American Idol winner stops in Connecticut for a show at Foxwoods.

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Ridgefield Mansion Where Houdini Practiced Escapes For Sale; Robert Vaughn Once Owned It

06/27/14

Ridgefield Mansion Where Houdini Practiced Escapes For Sale; Robert Vaughn Once Owned It

Calling Ridgefield’s Sunset Hall a castle might be stretching the definition a bit but with 19,452 square feet, a ballroom, 11 bedrooms, and historic links to the United Nations and Harry Houdini the latest edition to our Connecticut Castle series is certainly fit for a king.

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Christopher Martin's in New Haven: Great Pub With Fine Dining Too

06/27/14

Christopher Martin's in New Haven: Great Pub With Fine Dining Too

The surprise for many at Christopher Martin's in New Haven may be the hearty food presented with elegance in the dining room opposite the bustling bar.

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