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2015 WINTER DINING GUIDE

It's time for our annual roundup of the best in Connecticut dining,featuring both our readers' choices and our experts' picks in more than 30 cuisine categories, from American to vegetarian.

READERS' CHOICE 

EXPERTS' PICKS

3 NEW DINING DESTINATIONS

 

 

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Connecticut Today

Connecticut Police Have $12.9 Million Worth of Military Equipment

Connecticut Police Have $12.9 Million Worth of Military Equipment

Proponents say the controversial Pentagon program of providing local police with military equipment is an inexpensive way to obtain potentially life saving equipment, but critics are not so sure.

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Driving During Connecticut's Blizzard Travel Ban Cost 71 a $92 Ticket

Driving During Connecticut's Blizzard Travel Ban Cost 71 a $92 Ticket

For many who decided to drive on a state highway after the travel ban was put into effect this week, there were consequences.

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Naming Drama Surrounds Blizzard of 2015: Colbie, Juno or Just Blizzard?

Naming Drama Surrounds Blizzard of 2015: Colbie, Juno or Just Blizzard?

WFSB Channel 3 in Connecticut has named this storm Blizzard Colbie, while the Weather Channel is calling it Juno, leaving some confused and annoyed.

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The Connecticut Table

An insider's view of the Connecticut dining scene
Why Pepe's Pizza Is the Best and Why, at 90, It's Expanding to Boston

Why Pepe's Pizza Is the Best and Why, at 90, It's Expanding to Boston

As a companion to our best Connecticut pizza feature coming in the March magazine, in which Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana—simply Pepe’s to the faithful—falls into our “Legends” category, this story is about its 90th anniversary and the growth that has spawned six...

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Olea in New Haven Delivers Extraordinary Spanish Dining; Our Review

Olea in New Haven Delivers Extraordinary Spanish Dining; Our Review

New Haven's Olea is a hit for chef/owner Manuel Romero.

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Charter Oak, Still Hill, Veracious Among CT Breweries to Open in 2015

Charter Oak, Still Hill, Veracious Among CT Breweries to Open in 2015

More breweries are coming to Connecticut in 2015, some are slated to open in the next few weeks and months.

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Arts & Entertainment

5 Best Things to Do This Weekend: Chocolate Expo, Snowshoes & Wine …

5 Best Things to Do This Weekend: Chocolate Expo, Snowshoes & Wine …

The five best things to do this weekend include 'Peter and the Starcatcher' at the Shubert Theatre, snowshoeing through the Connecticut countryside and the opening of an arts festival at Hygienic Art 36.

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'A Body in Fukushima' Exhibit Brings Japan’s Triple Disaster to Wesleyan

'A Body in Fukushima' Exhibit Brings Japan’s Triple Disaster to Wesleyan

Dancer and choreographer Eiko Otake and photographer William Johnston collaborated to create a series of dramatic photographs for Wesleyan University's newest exhibition, "A Body in Fukushima," opening February 3.

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‘Freaks’, Monstrosity Star in Yale Exhibits ‘Side Show’, ‘Teratology’

‘Freaks’, Monstrosity Star in Yale Exhibits ‘Side Show’, ‘Teratology’

Related exhibits at Yale, 'Side Show' and 'Teratology' focus on the bizarre and the abnormal.

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Style & Shopping

Roxy Grace Offers Natural Lip Balm, Body Scrubs For Girls  Via Madison

Roxy Grace Offers Natural Lip Balm, Body Scrubs For Girls Via Madison

There’s a new girl on the Shoreline, and her name is Roxy Grace.

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Connecticut Teens Show Promise in ‘Project Runway’ Spinoff ‘Threads’

Connecticut Teens Show Promise in ‘Project Runway’ Spinoff ‘Threads’

Two Connecticut teenagers starred in the 'Project Runway' spinoff series 'Threads,' and one walked away with top prize.

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Westport Tailor Sews a Punctuation Mark on His Career After 38 Years

Westport Tailor Sews a Punctuation Mark on His Career After 38 Years

After decades of tending to the tailoring needs of people throughout Fairfield County, Antoni Michalowski is finally going to sew up his career.

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Health & Wellness

Governor Malloy and Tenet Back in Talks on Connecticut Hospitals Deal

Governor Malloy and Tenet Back in Talks on Connecticut Hospitals Deal

The Texas-based hospital chain has not resubmitted its Connecticut applications but company representatives are talking with the governor’s office, which is the first step, say proponents of the Tenet hospital mergers.

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Innovative Connecticut Addiction Recovery Program Has High Success Rate

Innovative Connecticut Addiction Recovery Program Has High Success Rate

Aware Recovery Care's success rates are the subject of a recent paper that appeared in the health journal Connecticut Medicine.

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College Scholarships Give New Haven Students Promise of a Bright Future

College Scholarships Give New Haven Students Promise of a Bright Future

New Haven has made a promise to its students in order to help them sculpt a better life as they become adults—that if you work hard and excel in school, you will be supported through college.

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History

Amelia Earhart's 'Secret' Connecticut Wedding

Amelia Earhart's 'Secret' Connecticut Wedding

Famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart was married in Connecticut, but it was far from a classic love story.

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With Blizzard Colbie Coming, a Look Back at Wicked Connecticut Winters

With Blizzard Colbie Coming, a Look Back at Wicked Connecticut Winters

As we suffer through the first storm of the season, here's an opportunity to look back on some memorable blizzards in Connecticut's history.

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The CT Files: The Double Life—and Dealings—of Philip Musica

The CT Files: The Double Life—and Dealings—of Philip Musica

The story of how one man fooled thousands and pocketed millions.

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Connecticut Magazine

Loft Artists Gallery presents "Roads and Bridges"

Jan 31, 2015 - Feb 1, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Sunday and Saturday.

“ROADS AND BRIDGES” LOFT ARTISTS STUDIOS + GALLERIES 575 Pacific Street, Stamford, CT 06902 www.loftartists.com 203 247 2027 January 3 – February 1, 2015 Opening Reception: Saturday, January 3 from 4:30 – 6:30pm Gallery hours:  Saturdays and Sundays from 1:00 - 4:30pm STAMFORD, CT - For all those who have ever considered where they’ve...

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Birds of Prey Feeding at Earthplace

Jan 31, 2015 - May 30, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Saturday.

Earthplace staff will answer all your questions while our Birds of Prey get their daily meal.   All Ages.

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center Facility Use

Jan 31, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

January 2 - December 31, After 5pm For a truly unique and memorable venue, host your event or meeting on the picturesque 118-acre former estate of Henri Bendel. With a working farm, handicapped accessible woodland trails, observatory, interactive art gallery and planetarium, the Stamford Museum & Nature Center is the ideal spot for your next company outing, off-site meeting or private...

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Artist Talk and Q & A with Award-winning New York Painter Leslie Wayne

Jan 31, 2015

Join Franklin Street Works for a talk by New York artist Leslie Wayne in conjunction with the current exhibition “About Like So: The Influence of Painting.” The event is free and open to the public and will take place at Franklin Street Works Saturday, January 31 from 4:00 – 5:00pm followed from 5:00 – 6:00pm by a casual Q & A and social gathering in the...

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Middle School Laser Tag

Jan 31, 2015

Saturday, January 31 • 7 – 10 pm Compete against your friends in the ultimate laser tag battle of the year. Snacks will be provided. Member $10 / Community $15. For more information contact Harrison Peck at 203.487.0970 or hpeck@stamfordjcc.org * * * * Welcoming * Respect * Community * The Stamford Jewish Community Center boasts a wide variety of social, educational and...

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Japanese Crime Film Series

Jan 31, 2015 - Feb 15, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Lone Wolves and Stray Dogs: The Japanese Crime Film, 1931 - 1969 Ever since the success of the French crime film Zigomar in 1911, the Japanese film industry has produced numerous movies depicting criminals and the detectives who try to apprehend them. Chivalric yakuza, modern mobsters, knife-weilding molls, hardboiled gumshoes, samurai detectives, femme fatales, and private eyes populate...

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Live Music Event @ The Glass Studio

Jan 31, 2015

LIVE MUSIC EVENT @ THE GLASS STUDIO BLUES / FUNK / SOUL and Original Music Featuring Soul Tsunami: Ray Morant, Tim McDonald, Ed Corvo and Jon Peckman Saturday January 31st 2015 - 7:30 pm Tickets in advance $12 - $15 at the door Pre show activity - Glass Blowing Demonstration around the furnace starts at 7:30 Location: Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio/Gallery/School 3 Robertsville...

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Live Music Event @ The Glass Studio

Jan 31, 2015

LIVE MUSIC EVENT @ THE GLASS STUDIO BLUES / FUNK / SOUL and Original Music Featuring Soul Tsunami: Ray Morant, Tim McDonald, Ed Corvo and Jon Peckman Saturday January 31st 2015 7:30 pm Tickets in advance $12 $15 at the door Pre show activity - Glass Blowing Demonstration around the furnace starts at 7:30 Location: Greenwood Glass Studio 3 Robertsville Road Riverton, CT Call:...

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GARRICK OHLSSON RECITAL

Jan 31, 2015

World Renowned Pianist Garrick Ohlsson will perform selections of Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff and Scriabin at the Stamford’s Palace Theatre. Pianist Garrick Ohlsson has established himself worldwide as a musician of magisterial interpretive and technical prowess. Come hear what people in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Japan, France and New York’s Carnegie Hall line up...

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New Media: John O'Donnell

Jan 31, 2015 - Feb 8, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Psychedelic Pantry, a new media installation created by John O’Donnell, points to moments of everyday life while highlighting the bazaar and mysterious moments we often overlook while shuffling to the toaster or coffee maker in the morning. Appearing as a simple representation of a kitchen area or pantry, further inspection reveals there is more happening than food...

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