Derby Triple Murder That Shocked Connecticut 25 Years Ago Recalled

08/12/14

Derby Triple Murder That Shocked Connecticut 25 Years Ago Recalled

It has been a quarter-century since the brutal stabbing deaths of three members of the Ferrara family in Derby. The triple homicide Aug. 12, 1989, sent shock waves through the city.

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A CTbites First Look at Bill Taibe’s Japanese-Style Tavern  in Westport

08/11/14

A CTbites First Look at Bill Taibe’s Japanese-Style Tavern in Westport

CTbites was invited for an exclusive first look inside Chef Bill Taibe’s new restaurant, Kawa Ni, in Westport’s Bridge Square this week.

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Six New Must-Try Connecticut Breweries

08/08/14

Six New Must-Try Connecticut Breweries

In recent years the craft beer industry has taken off here. Here's a growler-sized sampling of some new breweries no beer lover will want to miss.

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Shakespeare in the Park Transports Audiences to West Indies in Pericles

08/08/14

Shakespeare in the Park Transports Audiences to West Indies in Pericles

The Elm Shakespeare Company performs Pericles in Edgerton Park from August 14-31.

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Great Granddaughter of Architect Cass Gilbert Leads Tours of Woolworth Building

08/07/14

Great Granddaughter of Architect Cass Gilbert Leads Tours of Woolworth Building

New Canaan resident and descendent of Gilbert Cass is offering tours of her great grandfather's most well-known creation.

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Hartford and New Haven Ranked Among Top Five Unfriendly Cities; We Disagree

08/06/14

Hartford and New Haven Ranked Among Top Five Unfriendly Cities; We Disagree

Condé Nast Traveler's Reader's Choice Survey ranks New Haven and Hartford among top five most unfriendly cities, but with all these destinations have to offer is that really true?

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Tennis Legend Jim Courier to Play James Blake, Andy Roddick at New Haven Open Exhibition

08/06/14

Tennis Legend Jim Courier to Play James Blake, Andy Roddick at New Haven Open Exhibition

Jim Courier will square off against Fairfield native James Blake in a men's "Legends" event at the Connecticut Open.

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Morgan Heritage, Beres Hammond to Headline Danbury Reggae Fest

08/05/14

Morgan Heritage, Beres Hammond to Headline Danbury Reggae Fest

The third annual Westside Reggae Festival will take place Saturday at the Ives Concert Park in Danbury. Morgan Heritage, Beres Hammond, Barrington Levy and others will perform.

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Former NY Ranger Mike Richter Among Those Affected by Concussions

08/05/14

Former NY Ranger Mike Richter Among Those Affected by Concussions

Professional athletes are not the only ones who can suffer from the pain and discomfort caused by a concussion.

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Simsbury's Popover Cafe Home to Great Tasting Healthy Food

08/04/14

Simsbury's Popover Cafe Home to Great Tasting Healthy Food

This brand new cafe and restaurant offers an assortment of excellent gluten-free and vegan options and has already began hosting high-end dining events with some of Connecticut's top chefs.

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