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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Job Recovery, Steady but Slow Under Malloy; 6.7 Percent Jobless in State

08/21/14

Job Recovery, Steady but Slow Under Malloy; 6.7 Percent Jobless in State

Job creation has been slow but steady under Governor Dannel P. Malloy. Will the same be true if he is re-elected?

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'House Hunters' Finds Dream Home for One Connecticut Couple; Aired Saturday

08/21/14

'House Hunters' Finds Dream Home for One Connecticut Couple; Aired Saturday

Erin and Eric Harkrader found their dream home courtesy of HGTV's "House Hunters." Their episode aired Saturday, August 23.

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UConn Medical Students Cycle for Leukemia Research; Raise $30,000

08/20/14

UConn Medical Students Cycle for Leukemia Research; Raise $30,000

University of Connecticut medical students Greg Kirby and Jonathan Kobles will finish their cross-country bicycle ride this Saturday with final leg from Farmington to Hammonasset Beach State Park.

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 The Next Frozen Yogurt? SnoJoy Café Brings ‘Shaved Snow’ to Connecticut

08/20/14

The Next Frozen Yogurt? SnoJoy Café Brings ‘Shaved Snow’ to Connecticut

Shaved snow is a popular dessert in Taiwan and California. Two young entrepreneurs have started selling it in New Haven and hope it's the "next big thing."

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Gangs of New London: New Guilty Plea in 'Green Garages' Case

08/19/14

Gangs of New London: New Guilty Plea in 'Green Garages' Case

A group called the Green Garages had long engaged in criminal activities in New London including drug dealing and acts of violence. In 2011 the violence intensified.

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