Quiet Corner Gem, Roots Down, Worth the Drive to Woodstock

03/11/16

Quiet Corner Gem, Roots Down, Worth the Drive to Woodstock

Fresh inventive food at Roots Down in Woodstock make the drive worthwhile for any hungry diner.

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Architecture Part 4: Tallest Buildings

03/10/16

Architecture Part 4: Tallest Buildings

Put them in New York City, and they’d be dwarfed. But in Connecticut, they rise above the rest.

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Weekend Best Bets: St. Patrick’s Day Parades, Dropkick Murphys & More

03/10/16

Weekend Best Bets: St. Patrick’s Day Parades, Dropkick Murphys & More

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, Connecticut is hosting a wide variety of Irish-themed festivities this weekend.

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Architecture Part 3: Hidden Gems

03/09/16

Architecture Part 3: Hidden Gems

Overlooked, forgotten or just not quite as well known as they should be, here are some of our favorite places, structures and Connecticut homes that you may not know about.

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Architecture Part 2: Landmarks

03/09/16

Architecture Part 2: Landmarks

These iconic buildings, homes, castles, monuments and memorials are open to the public. If you haven't seen them for yourself, check them out!

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Latino Expo: A Cultural Expo with Vendors, Job Opportunities & Music

03/09/16

Latino Expo: A Cultural Expo with Vendors, Job Opportunities & Music

The 16th annual Latino Expo brings together the best business vendors, job opportunities, education, health care and auto information in Hartford on March 12 & 13.

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Iranian Author Azar Nafisi: The Restless Renegade

03/08/16

Iranian Author Azar Nafisi: The Restless Renegade

Iranian author Azar Nafisi opens up on her rebellious beginnings, women’s rights, ISIS, technology and her love of Mark Twain

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College Street Music Hall is Here & Booking Some of the Best Shows in New Haven

03/08/16

College Street Music Hall is Here & Booking Some of the Best Shows in New Haven

The up-and-coming College Street Music Hall is newly renovated, flexible and playing host to some of the hottest shows in New Haven.

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Amazing Connecticut Design (with links)

03/07/16

Amazing Connecticut Design (with links)

  In this special feature, we look at some of the state’s most historic, groundbreaking and just plain eye-catching buildings, structures and homes. Though we consulted with architectural experts, we also used our own subjective judgment to compile this list of some of our favorite architectural sites in the state. Regrettably, we didn’t have room to include it all — sorry, Connecticut covered bridges and historic lighthouses. If we missed your favorite spot, let us know; we’re always looking to explore. Email us at editorial@connecticutmag.com Today, we begin with Amazing Abodes. Be sure to check back over the next week for the rest of the categories: Landmarks, Hidden Gems, Tallest Buildings and Yale's mix of classical and future-looking....

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Amazing Abodes

03/07/16

Amazing Abodes

Castles, skyscrapers, spaceship houses and more, all around us!

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