'Sculpture Victorious' at Yale, Offering Never-Before-Seen Art, Opens Sept. 10

08/26/14

'Sculpture Victorious' at Yale, Offering Never-Before-Seen Art, Opens Sept. 10

Sculpture Victorious: Art in an Age of Invention, 1837-1901, opens at the Yale Center for British Art on Sept. 10 and runs through Nov. 30.

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Esty's First TV Ad Touts Service to a Veteran, GOP Calls It Deceptive

08/26/14

Esty's First TV Ad Touts Service to a Veteran, GOP Calls It Deceptive

The first campaign television ad of the year’s Fifth District contest hit the airwaves Tuesday morning, as incumbent U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty’s campaign debuted a 30-second spot focusing on her constituent service efforts.

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New Head Chef at ION, Middletown, Focuses on Fresh, Seasonal Vegetables

08/26/14

New Head Chef at ION, Middletown, Focuses on Fresh, Seasonal Vegetables

It's Only Natural Restaurnt (ION), a vegan restaurant in Middletown, welcomes a new chef who has a focus on fresh, seasonal vegetables.

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Ebola Drug Under Development by Connecticut Company

08/25/14

Ebola Drug Under Development by Connecticut Company

It's called a NanoViricide, a potential super drug developed in Connecticut that has already proven effective in animal testing against HIV and the flu. Now, scientists at the Shelton-based company that developed it believe it can take on Ebola.

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Best of Connecticut 2014

08/25/14

Best of Connecticut 2014

Welcome to the 17th edition of Best of Connecticut, our annual compilation of all of what we think makes our state such a special place. This year we’ve narrowed our focus over years past, trying to concentrate more on categories that merit a debate while expanding our coverage over the entire state. As always, we invite you to share your thoughts and tell us about places we may have missed. Like you, we're interested in exploring where we live and finding the best it has to offer. Enjoy! Food and Drink - From beer and burgers to cake and cannolis, and everything in between. Fun and Leisure - Nightlife, casinos, family activites, overnights and more. Shopping - Home decor, fashion, jewelry, books, music and more.  

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New Haven area school cooks learn kid-friendly food techniques at ‘boot camp’

08/22/14

New Haven area school cooks learn kid-friendly food techniques at ‘boot camp’

For cooks in the public school system getting children to eat their vegetables is a challenge. A new program in the New Haven area helps cooks find solutions to this and other challenges.

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7 Upcoming Connecticut Beer Fests You Don't Want to Miss

08/22/14

7 Upcoming Connecticut Beer Fests You Don't Want to Miss

Almost every weekend for the next month Connecticut has a major beer festival coming up.

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New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

08/21/14

New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

Cooks in the New Haven public school system came together for a "boot camp" to learn new recipes for the first time on Wednesday.

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New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

08/21/14

New Haven School Cooks Learn Kid-Friendly Food Techniques at ‘Boot Camp’

Cooks in the New Haven public school system got together for a "boot camp" on Wednesday to learn new recipes for this coming school year.

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Hartford Stage's 'Ether Dome' Explores the Story of Dr. Horace Wells

08/21/14

Hartford Stage's 'Ether Dome' Explores the Story of Dr. Horace Wells

The "pain-full" and compelling story of Hartford's Dr. Horace Wells is finally being brought to the stage.

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