CTBites: INDIA, Farm-to-Table Indian Cuisine, Opens in New Canaan: A First Look

06/03/16

CTBites: INDIA, Farm-to-Table Indian Cuisine, Opens in New Canaan: A First Look

Bold…intense…complex…flavors, these are the words that best describe the menu that Master Chef Prasad Chirnomula is serving at his latest restaurant, INDIA, in New Canaan.

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Craft Cruising: 11 Craft Beer/Beverage Events in CT That will Help You Kick Off Summer

06/03/16

Craft Cruising: 11 Craft Beer/Beverage Events in CT That will Help You Kick Off Summer

With the weather warming up the craft beverage festival circuit is in full swing.

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Homeless to Harvard: Liz Murray Triumphs Over Poverty

06/03/16

Homeless to Harvard: Liz Murray Triumphs Over Poverty

​On her own at 15, Liz Murray lived in poverty. But she took control of her life, eventually graduating from Harvard University, writing a best-selling book on her journey and becoming the subject of a Lifetime television movie.

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One Dish: Decadent French Toast Croissant at King's in Newtown

06/02/16

One Dish: Decadent French Toast Croissant at King's in Newtown

House-made croissants are served French toast-style, then topped with fresh fruit, whipped cream and come with a side of rich, berry cream sauce.

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7 Fun June Events: CT Open House Day, Historic Garden Day & More

06/02/16

7 Fun June Events: CT Open House Day, Historic Garden Day & More

There are many great events in June from Connecticut's Open House Day and Historic Garden Day to butterfly fun at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Don't miss out!

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Wilton TV Writer Launches “Feed the Beast” on AMC

05/31/16

Wilton TV Writer Launches “Feed the Beast” on AMC

The show stars David Schwimmer and Jim Sturgess and debuts on June 5.

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BACKSTAGE: Connecticut's 'Tony' Awards, Steve Martin at Long Wharf, Al Pacino at Foxwoods

05/30/16

BACKSTAGE: Connecticut's 'Tony' Awards, Steve Martin at Long Wharf, Al Pacino at Foxwoods

Is this a new form of entertainment: a staged “conversation” with a star? I remember attending An Evening With Cary Grant in Stamford in the ’80s. I missed the recent night with Sophia Loren at Foxwoods. But there’s another biggie coming in June: An Evening with Al Pacino is set for the Grand Theater at Foxwoods.

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The Uber-Guide to Connecticut's Asian Markets

05/27/16

The Uber-Guide to Connecticut's Asian Markets

Almost 160,000 people of Asian descent call Connecticut home, and a considerable number of grocery stores in the state support the diverse cooking traditions of China, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines.

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Long a Bristol Tradition, Greer's Chicken Spreads Its Wings to Southington

05/26/16

Long a Bristol Tradition, Greer's Chicken Spreads Its Wings to Southington

Fried chicken connoisseurs rejoice! Poultry mavens Greer's now has a full-fledged, dine-in restaurant in Southington. It's "just like mama makes."

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The CONNsumer: Tips on Being a Costco Strategist

05/25/16

The CONNsumer: Tips on Being a Costco Strategist

Warehouse clubs like Costco, Sam's and BJ's are popping up all over the state. Is it worth it to become a member? Are there other ways to get great deals? Here's your guide to decide.

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