Hartford Jewish Film Festival Offers Sophie Tucker, Nancy Spielberg, Theodore Bikel & More

03/11/15

Hartford Jewish Film Festival Offers Sophie Tucker, Nancy Spielberg, Theodore Bikel & More

Sophie Tucker, Theodore Bikel, Nancy Spielberg, Kara Sundlun and Darko Tresnjak are some of the big names on screen and in person that will light up the Mandell JCC’s 19th Annual Hartford Jewish Film Festival March 12 to 22.

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The Hungry ‘Beast’ Behind Award-Winning Bear’s Barbecue of Hartford and Windsor

03/10/15

The Hungry ‘Beast’ Behind Award-Winning Bear’s Barbecue of Hartford and Windsor

Jamie McDonald is a world champion competitive eater whose hunger for Kansas City-style barbecue has created a Connecticut sensation.

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Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty to Trying to Sell Military Intel to Iran

03/09/15

Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty to Trying to Sell Military Intel to Iran

A year after he was arrested en route to Iran with luggage stuffed with cash and sensitive documents, Mozaffar Khazaee has pleaded guilty to attempting to sell sensitive documents.

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BBQ and Specialty Burgers at Bobby Q’s Pit Stop in Old Greenwich

03/09/15

BBQ and Specialty Burgers at Bobby Q’s Pit Stop in Old Greenwich

A little over 2 years ago, Bobby Q's owner Bob LeRose along with his cousin and Pitmaster/Chef, Joey Boucher, felt the burning desire to open a “grab and go” outpost in Old Greenwich

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5 Don’t-Miss March Craft Beer Events in CT

03/06/15

5 Don’t-Miss March Craft Beer Events in CT

This month Connecticut beer lovers have a wide variety of tastings, tap takeovers, beer dinners and mini festivals to choose from.

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“i am a MoSaic” Photography Exhibit Puts a Face on Multiple Sclerosis

03/06/15

“i am a MoSaic” Photography Exhibit Puts a Face on Multiple Sclerosis

The collaboration between photographer Mike Marques and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Connecticut Chapter called "i am a MoSaic" aims to raise awareness for Multiple Sclerosis. The exhibit will be on view at the Old Stamford Town Hall from March 10-May 10.

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Efforts Ramp Up to Get CT Baseball Legend Into Hall of Fame

03/06/15

Efforts Ramp Up to Get CT Baseball Legend Into Hall of Fame

Doc Adams, a longtime Ridgefield resident, originated the shortstop position and led the charge to standardize the game’s rulebook, why has he been forgotten by Cooperstown?

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Weekend Best Bets: UConn Women’s Basketball, St. Patrick’s Day Parade …

03/05/15

Weekend Best Bets: UConn Women’s Basketball, St. Patrick’s Day Parade …

For those looking to end their winter hibernation there are plenty of cool, offbeat and family friendly events happening this weekend in Connecticut.

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Regis Philbin and His Wife, Joy, Preview Their Live Show at Foxwoods

03/05/15

Regis Philbin and His Wife, Joy, Preview Their Live Show at Foxwoods

Regis and Joy Philbin will bring their live show filled with music and fun to Foxwoods Resort Casino on March 14.

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Runner Raises Funds for Cancer Research on Road to Boston Marathon

03/04/15

Runner Raises Funds for Cancer Research on Road to Boston Marathon

Runner Jessica Fine Sowalsky is raising funds for the Claudia Adams Barr Program in Innovative Basic Cancer Research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute on her way to the Boston Marathon in April.

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