One Drink: Nitro Coffee Comes to CT at Veracious Brewing & Espresso Neat

05/06/16

One Drink: Nitro Coffee Comes to CT at Veracious Brewing & Espresso Neat

It is non-alcoholic, but it comes from a keg, is offered on tap and has a beer-like frothy head

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The Seehund German Pub & Restaurant: New London’s Coastal Culinary Treasure

05/06/16

The Seehund German Pub & Restaurant: New London’s Coastal Culinary Treasure

Though their sandwiches and pub fare alone are enough incentive to head toward New London, The Seehund is also a great spot for dinner. They offer four different schnitzels.

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Seaside Surf and Turf at Shell & Bones in New Haven

05/05/16

Seaside Surf and Turf at Shell & Bones in New Haven

Chef Arturo Franco-Camacho is crafting quality surf-and-turf dinners at newly opened Shell & Bones, located right on the Long Island Sound in New Haven.

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Celebrate Mother's Day with CT Race in the Park in New Britain

05/04/16

Celebrate Mother's Day with CT Race in the Park in New Britain

For hundreds of people around the state, Mother's Day starts a day early this year, on May 7, at the annual CT Race in The Park, a walk-and-run fundraiser at New Britain’s Walnut Hill Park celebrating survivors and victims of breast cancer.

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Stepping Out: Shakespeare in Bloom, Big Red For the Arts, Wines of March and more

05/04/16

Stepping Out: Shakespeare in Bloom, Big Red For the Arts, Wines of March and more

Shakespeare on the Hartford Stage, the Stamford Umbrella Club's car raffle, the Greater Hartford Arts Council held its annual fundraiser, and more.

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BEACHCOMBING: At 90, Still a Running Man

05/03/16

BEACHCOMBING: At 90, Still a Running Man

Still hard at work at the Hamden law firm he started in 1954, Herman Bershstein is determined to bounce back from a stroke and run road races again.

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Connecticut Veteran's Saga Shows Hope for End to Homelessness

05/03/16

Connecticut Veteran's Saga Shows Hope for End to Homelessness

Last year, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced the state had eradicated chronic homelessness among veterans and was on track to end chronic homelessness for all populations by the end of 2016. One man's story reveals it's more than just talk.

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Connecticut Humane Society Finds Forever Homes for Local Pets

05/03/16

Connecticut Humane Society Finds Forever Homes for Local Pets

The Connecticut Humane Society adopts out approximately 5,000 animals per year from their locations in Newington, Waterford and Westport.

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From Ground to Plate: Gardening Promotes Fresh, Seasonal Food

05/03/16

From Ground to Plate: Gardening Promotes Fresh, Seasonal Food

In the rising tide of the "eat local" movement, what is more local than your own backyard? Gardening is a great way to get your hands on fresh, seasonal food.

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8 Connecticut Farm Dinners With Spectacular Views & Cuisine

05/02/16

8 Connecticut Farm Dinners With Spectacular Views & Cuisine

Chefs across the state are taking to the fields for these mouthwatering events.

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