Six of the Best New Connecticut Restaurants

07/06/16

Six of the Best New Connecticut Restaurants

Our food critics dish on their favorite new spots in the state.

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BACKSTAGE: Chita Rivera, Big Premiere for 'Anastasia' & Yale Actor Breaks Out

07/05/16

BACKSTAGE: Chita Rivera, Big Premiere for 'Anastasia' & Yale Actor Breaks Out

Just say one word — “Chita” — to any Broadway baby and there’s a virtual genuflection. From West Side Story to Bye Bye Birdie to Kiss of the Spider Women and last season’s The Visit, the triple-threat has been synonymous with music, dance and perseverance.

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Openings: Italian & English Cuisine Combined in Newtown, A Food Boat Docks in Clinton & More

07/05/16

Openings: Italian & English Cuisine Combined in Newtown, A Food Boat Docks in Clinton & More

A monthly look at some of what’s new and exciting on the Connecticut dining scene

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Bridgeport Non-Profit Homes for the Brave Provides Help to Veterans

07/04/16

Bridgeport Non-Profit Homes for the Brave Provides Help to Veterans

Bridgeport-based organization Homes for the Brave provides housing and support to veterans who served our country.

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After 40 Years, New Milford's Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market Still Going Strong

07/01/16

After 40 Years, New Milford's Elephant’s Trunk Flea Market Still Going Strong

There's something for everyone — browsers, treasure hunters, deal-seekers, entrepreneurs and up-cyclers. Items range from toys and books for kids to a mixed bag of antiques, collectibles, yard-sale wares and new, unused goods for adults.

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Pony Up with The National and Greenwich Polo Club; CTbites

07/01/16

Pony Up with The National and Greenwich Polo Club; CTbites

Let Geoffrey Zakarian’s new restaurant The National pack your lunch for a day at the Greenwich Polo Club.

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CTbites: Pony Up with The National and Greenwich Polo Club

07/01/16

CTbites: Pony Up with The National and Greenwich Polo Club

Let Geoffrey Zakarian’s new restaurant The National pack your lunch for a day at the Greenwich Polo Club.

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25 Can’t-Miss Spots For Casual Outdoor Dining and Drinking

07/01/16

25 Can’t-Miss Spots For Casual Outdoor Dining and Drinking

From rooftop retreats to waterside hangouts, this list includes some of our favorite casual outdoor hotspots, places where the sun is warm, the breeze is cool and the living is easy.

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The North House Harnesses History of Avon Old Farms Inn, Offers Fresh Menu, Feel

06/30/16

The North House Harnesses History of Avon Old Farms Inn, Offers Fresh Menu, Feel

The new restaurant combines the best of the architecture and historical significance with more contemporary dining choices, a “brown” bar featuring one of the area’s largest selections of scotches and whiskeys and an ever-changing trendy beer menu.

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Where to See Fireworks in Connecticut: 2016

06/29/16

Where to See Fireworks in Connecticut: 2016

No matter where you live in Connecticut, we have a fireworks destination that will knock your socks off.

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