M/BAR, Mystic’s Newest Wine Bar, Housed in a Newly Restored Gas Station

09/20/16

M/BAR, Mystic’s Newest Wine Bar, Housed in a Newly Restored Gas Station

Newest on the recently expanding culinary scene in Mystic is M/BAR. It is both a wine bar and a restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch and charcuterie boards, as well as small plates in the evening.

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Durham Fair Celebrates 100 Years

09/19/16

Durham Fair Celebrates 100 Years

It was 100 years ago, on June 16, 1916, that the small central Connecticut farming town of Durham voted and approved the creation of an agricultural fair. Today, the Durham Fair is the largest agricultural fair in Connecticut.

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CTbites: 2016 Guide to Pick-Your-Own Connecticut Apples

09/16/16

CTbites: 2016 Guide to Pick-Your-Own Connecticut Apples

Here are the best places in Connecticut to pick your own apples, courtesy of CTbites.

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One Dish: Antelope Burger at Good News Cafe, Woodbury

09/16/16

One Dish: Antelope Burger at Good News Cafe, Woodbury

Full of big, bold flavor, this unusual burger can hold its own against the mightiest of beef burgers.

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As Connecticut Pushes Forward on Natural Gas Expansion, Some Push Back

09/16/16

As Connecticut Pushes Forward on Natural Gas Expansion, Some Push Back

Andover becomes one battleground in a fight taking place all over Connecticut, the region and the country.

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Review: British Italian Invasion at Newtown's Dere Street Restaurant

09/15/16

Review: British Italian Invasion at Newtown's Dere Street Restaurant

British and Italian cuisines coalesce in expected and unexpected ways.

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Craft Cruising: September Beer & Wine Events

09/15/16

Craft Cruising: September Beer & Wine Events

September is full of craft beverage events

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Former Teen Idol Bobby Rydell Still a ‘Wild One’

09/14/16

Former Teen Idol Bobby Rydell Still a ‘Wild One’

On tour and with a new autobiography, former teen idol Bobby Rydell is still going strong

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TerrifiCon at Mohegan Sun Draws Amazing Cast of Characters

09/14/16

TerrifiCon at Mohegan Sun Draws Amazing Cast of Characters

Mohegan Sun hosted the first TerrifiCon Aug. 18-21, featuring celebrity guests, panel discussions, exhibits and plenty of fans attending in costume as their favorite superhero, sci-fi, horror and anime characters. The event is currently scheduled to return in August 2017.

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BEACHCOMBING: Have What It Takes to Join the Run 169 Club?

09/14/16

BEACHCOMBING: Have What It Takes to Join the Run 169 Club?

The Run 169 Towns Society, subtitled Do Every Blessed Town in Connecticut, now boasts 1,539 members from 159 towns in the state.

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