Robert Irvine Says Savor Wine & Food Event Will Be Amazing, and Aid Military Families

12/11/14

Robert Irvine Says Savor Wine & Food Event Will Be Amazing, and Aid Military Families

You might have seen the public service TV commercial emphasizing the nation’s support for members of the military in which celebrities like Tom Hanks, Alec Baldwin and Sarah Jessica Parker say “I've got your 6.” In the military, numbers used in a certain context indicate position, with 6 referring to something behind you. “In the military, got your 6 means I've got your back,” the celebrities say in the commercial. “Got your 6” will take on a delicious new meaning in Connecticut next spring in a two-day food, wine and spirits festival taking place April 10 and 11 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. Called Savor, A celebration of Wine, Food & Spirits, it’s being presented by Foxwoods Resort Casino and...

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5 Connecticut Weekend Best Bets: Guinness Record Carolers, BeerConn, ‘Nutcracker’ …

12/11/14

5 Connecticut Weekend Best Bets: Guinness Record Carolers, BeerConn, ‘Nutcracker’ …

The holiday season is in full swing and there are plenty of Connecticut events this weekend that will help you be of good cheer.

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Iconic White House Christmas Card Created by Litchfield Hills Artist

12/10/14

Iconic White House Christmas Card Created by Litchfield Hills Artist

Cornwall-based artist Emily Buchanan was commissioned to create the 2014 White House Christmas card.

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Fairfield Cheese Company Opening Second Location in Cos Cob, Greenwich

12/10/14

Fairfield Cheese Company Opening Second Location in Cos Cob, Greenwich

Laura Downey and Chris Palumbo, co-owners of Fairfield Cheese Company, will open Greenwich Cheese Company at 154 East Putnam Avenue in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, CT, December 11, 2014.

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Christmas in Connecticut: Museum Tour Examines Holiday’s History

12/09/14

Christmas in Connecticut: Museum Tour Examines Holiday’s History

The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum’s annual “Three Centuries of Christmas” tour explains the history of the holiday season in Connecticut.

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Holiday Open House at Boutique Jeweler With NW Connecticut Client Base

12/09/14

Holiday Open House at Boutique Jeweler With NW Connecticut Client Base

McTeigue & McClelland, the luxury boutique jeweler, is holding its annual holiday open house from 1 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 13.

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Magazine’s Snowman Cover Model Being Auctioned to Aid Toys for Tots

12/08/14

Magazine’s Snowman Cover Model Being Auctioned to Aid Toys for Tots

Artist Holly Bollinger is auctioning her felted snowman ornament, which appears on the cover of the Connecticut Magazine December issue, to support Toys for Tots.

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See the Holidays Glow in 5 Homes on Woodbury House Tour

12/08/14

See the Holidays Glow in 5 Homes on Woodbury House Tour

The Women’s Club of Woodbury will host its 20th Annual Holiday House Tour Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring five homes that are festively decorated for the holidays.

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Foxwoods Dinner Features Great Burgundy Wines of Albert Bichot

12/08/14

Foxwoods Dinner Features Great Burgundy Wines of Albert Bichot

Foxwoods just announced its latest wine dinner at its premier restaurant, Paragon, and this one on Oct. 23 will be centered on the outstanding wines of Stags' Leap Winery in Napa Valley, Calif.

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Connecticut Cancer Survivor, 7, Named the Kindest Kid in America

12/08/14

Connecticut Cancer Survivor, 7, Named the Kindest Kid in America

Sierra Preveza, 7, is in the running to be named the Sprout Chief Kindness Officer for her work helping cancer patients. Voting in the Kindest Kid Contest closes tomorrow, December 3.

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