West Hartford Housekeeper Completes Record 7th Summit of Everest

08/29/16

West Hartford Housekeeper Completes Record 7th Summit of Everest

Lhakpa Sherpa is the most accomplished female Everest climber ever.

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One Drink: Bubble Tea

08/26/16

One Drink: Bubble Tea

Tea Break in West Hartford offers some of the best bubble tea in the state.

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Bradley Airport’s Makeover: Will You 'Love the Journey'?

08/25/16

Bradley Airport’s Makeover: Will You 'Love the Journey'?

Connecticut’s biggest airport is in the midst of a makeover that’s come just in time. Terminal B was a vacant, long-standing eyesore until it was demolished in February, and travelers, in the most recent airport satisfaction study by J.D. Power & Associates, ranked Bradley a below-average airport.

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Hungry? Bored? Here Are Things To Do Near Bradley Airport

08/25/16

Hungry? Bored? Here Are Things To Do Near Bradley Airport

Stuck for hours in a weather delay or a long layover before a connecting flight at Bradley? Get back in your car, rent one or jump into a taxi. Within a 30-minute drive, there are plenty of restaurants or historic sites that can help you pass the time.

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Halal Guys opening a restaurant on New Haven’s Chapel Street

08/24/16

Halal Guys opening a restaurant on New Haven’s Chapel Street

The popular Halal Guys, which began as a food cart in New York City 25 years ago, will open a restaurant on Chapel Street this fall.

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Years After Iconic Interview, Dick Cavett Recalls Spirit of Katharine Hepburn

08/23/16

Years After Iconic Interview, Dick Cavett Recalls Spirit of Katharine Hepburn

Dick Cavett's interview with Katharine Hepburn came to define her to the public in many ways. It captured her feisty, winning personality, which is something the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook has tried to keep alive through its programs and busy schedule of events.

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CTBites: Little Pub Opens Today in Fairfield on Black Rock Turnpike

08/19/16

CTBites: Little Pub Opens Today in Fairfield on Black Rock Turnpike

The Little Pub you know from Ridgefield, Wilton and Cos Cob is opening its fourth location in Fairfield

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One Drink: Wild Moon Cucumber Liqueur, Hartford Flavor Co.

08/19/16

One Drink: Wild Moon Cucumber Liqueur, Hartford Flavor Co.

This natural liqueur offers an alternate route to summer refreshment.

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The Birth of Smirnoff & American Vodka

08/18/16

The Birth of Smirnoff & American Vodka

The drink entered U.S. markets thanks to a Bethel distillery and the Hartford businessman who invented the Moscow Mule

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The Shops at Yale Presents Inaugural New Haven Chalk Art Festival

08/17/16

The Shops at Yale Presents Inaugural New Haven Chalk Art Festival

Chalk It Up to Creativity

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