Operation Sunshine: The Nautilus & Its Top-Secret Mission to the North Pole

06/14/16

Operation Sunshine: The Nautilus & Its Top-Secret Mission to the North Pole

In 1958, in response to the launch of Sputnik, President Eisenhower ordered a Connecticut submarine crew on a mission where no one had gone before.

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Groton Sub Base Celebrates 100 Years in Connecticut

06/14/16

Groton Sub Base Celebrates 100 Years in Connecticut

A look back at the state's connection to the vessels of the deep.

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06/13/16

100 Years (Plus) of Submarines in Connecticut

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Here Comes the Sun

06/13/16

Here Comes the Sun

Food, fun, family activities and much more are on deck this summer in Mystic, Conn.

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Did the World’s First Round-Trip Dirigible Voyage Happen in Hartford?

06/13/16

Did the World’s First Round-Trip Dirigible Voyage Happen in Hartford?

Forgotten Flight: Decades before the Wright Brothers Bridgeport inventor Charles F. Ritchel set out to conquer the skies.

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British and Italian Cuisines Collide at Dere Street

06/10/16

British and Italian Cuisines Collide at Dere Street

British and Italian cuisines collide in the newly opened Dere Street restaurant in Newtown.

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Summer Refreshment Comes By Way of Zafra Rum Bar's Mojito

06/10/16

Summer Refreshment Comes By Way of Zafra Rum Bar's Mojito

Zafra Rum Bar's mojito is the perfect drink to quench your thirst this summer.

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At Cure in Unionville Most Everything is Smoked — Even Cocktails

06/09/16

At Cure in Unionville Most Everything is Smoked — Even Cocktails

At first glance, Cure in Unionville is all about the bacon. But as important as bacon is, the true heart and soul of this restaurant is something else entirely.

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Arethusa Farm Ice Cream & Dairy Products Come to the Elm City

06/09/16

Arethusa Farm Ice Cream & Dairy Products Come to the Elm City

Arethusa Farm opens first standalone dairy storefront on Chapel Street in New Haven.

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Find Adventure on These Connecticut Rivers

06/08/16

Find Adventure on These Connecticut Rivers

.carousel-inner .item .image-container {margin:0 auto;max-width:600px;}   jQuery(document).ready(function(){ mc_embed_gallery = new MCGallery( { url : 'http://media.connecticutmag.com/2016/06/08/photos-of-best-connecticut-spots-for-fun-on-the-water/', // change out the url variable with media center gallery URL captionHeight : '85px', parentContainer: 'mc-embed-container', numItems: 5, // this will show all items in gallery. if not set, it will default to 5 galStyle: 'social' // this shows links to fb, google +, and twitter }); $( "#mc-embed-container" ).insertBefore( ".by-line" ); }); Sometimes all you want to do is relax on the beach. But what if you’re feeling more adventurous? There are plenty of fun activities to try on Connecticut’s rivers,...

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