New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

08/21/14

New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

Cooks in the New Haven public school system came together for a "boot camp" to learn new recipes for the first time on Wednesday.

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New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

08/21/14

New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

Cooks in the New Haven public school system got together for a "boot camp" on Wednesday to learn new recipes for this coming school year.

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Hartford Stage's 'Ether Dome' Explores the Story of Dr. Horace Wells

08/21/14

Hartford Stage's 'Ether Dome' Explores the Story of Dr. Horace Wells

The "pain-full" and compelling story of Hartford's Dr. Horace Wells is finally being brought to the stage.

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Job Recovery, Steady but Slow Under Malloy; 6.7 Percent Jobless in State

08/21/14

Job Recovery, Steady but Slow Under Malloy; 6.7 Percent Jobless in State

Job creation has been slow but steady under Governor Dannel P. Malloy. Will the same be true if he is re-elected?

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'House Hunters' Finds Dream Home for One Connecticut Couple; Aired Saturday

08/21/14

'House Hunters' Finds Dream Home for One Connecticut Couple; Aired Saturday

Erin and Eric Harkrader found their dream home courtesy of HGTV's "House Hunters." Their episode aired Saturday, August 23.

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UConn Medical Students Cycle for Leukemia Research; Raise $30,000

08/20/14

UConn Medical Students Cycle for Leukemia Research; Raise $30,000

University of Connecticut medical students Greg Kirby and Jonathan Kobles will finish their cross-country bicycle ride this Saturday with final leg from Farmington to Hammonasset Beach State Park.

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 The Next Frozen Yogurt? SnoJoy Café Brings ‘Shaved Snow’ to Connecticut

08/20/14

The Next Frozen Yogurt? SnoJoy Café Brings ‘Shaved Snow’ to Connecticut

Shaved snow is a popular dessert in Taiwan and California. Two young entrepreneurs have started selling it in New Haven and hope it's the "next big thing."

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Gangs of New London: New Guilty Plea in 'Green Garages' Case

08/19/14

Gangs of New London: New Guilty Plea in 'Green Garages' Case

A group called the Green Garages had long engaged in criminal activities in New London including drug dealing and acts of violence. In 2011 the violence intensified.

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Bridgeport Family’s Garden Retreat a Labor of Love and Recycling

08/19/14

Bridgeport Family’s Garden Retreat a Labor of Love and Recycling

Annette Erzen got the garden retreat of her dreams thanks to her son and 34 reclaimed windows.

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08/18/14

Shopping

HOME & GARDEN Antiques (Multidealer) Antique and Artisan Center Stamford, (203) 327-6022, stamfordantiques.com At the Antique and Artisan Center, you’ll find vintage, mid-century and antique furniture all hand-selected and displayed by 60 top antique dealers. The 23,000-square-foot warehouse holds local and international artwork, jewelry and home décor. From a white Onassis chair by Karl Springer to bedding from Elanbach’s Royal Collection, the Center has something for you to discover. The professionals at the Center’s Studio of Design, Fabric and Upholstery can also repair, refinish and transform your favorite piece of furniture to make it look brand-new or to match your individual style.    Why it’s the best: Every day...

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