'DamNation' Takes Top Honors at Environmental Film Festival at Yale

04/17/14

'DamNation' Takes Top Honors at Environmental Film Festival at Yale

"DamNation," a documentary film by Travis Rummel and Ben Knight, won top prize at the 2014 Environmental Film Festival at Yale.

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  Agave Grill's Spicy Barbecue Pork Tacos Praised in Food Network Magazine

04/17/14

Agave Grill's Spicy Barbecue Pork Tacos Praised in Food Network Magazine

Just in time for Cinco de Mayo, Food Network Magazine’s May issue features a story entitled “50 States of Tacos” and Agave Grill in Hartford is included.

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Like ‘Survivor’ as Horror Movie: Haunted Camping Coming to Connecticut

04/17/14

Like ‘Survivor’ as Horror Movie: Haunted Camping Coming to Connecticut

Be afraid, be very afraid. For two nights in July terror will take over a Connecticut campground, for the entertainment of paying guests.

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One-Party Politics in Connecticut: The Elephant Not In the Room

04/17/14

One-Party Politics in Connecticut: The Elephant Not In the Room

As the party on the outside looking in, Connecticut's Republicans face many challenges.

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04/17/14

Connecticut Republicans Rule on the Municipal Level

Although Republicans have struggled to make inroads in the legislature, they control the state’s towns.

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WNBA, Connecticut Sun Continue to Thrive

04/17/14

WNBA, Connecticut Sun Continue to Thrive

After a bright start—studded with homegrown players like former UConn star Rebecca Lobo—the WNBA and the Connecticut Sun continue to find success as they enter their 17th season.

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The Connecticut Gardens of Beatrix Farrand

04/17/14

The Connecticut Gardens of Beatrix Farrand

Thanks to the efforts of preservationists, you can take a walk in one of the wondrous gardens of Beatrix Farrand.

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Healthy Living: Allergy or Intolerance

04/17/14

Healthy Living: Allergy or Intolerance

As concerns about adverse reactions to food continue to increase, being able to distinguish between a food allergy and an intolerance is key.

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Creating Your Own Dream Back Yard: The Essentials

04/17/14

Creating Your Own Dream Back Yard: The Essentials

When building your own backyard oasis, there is a lot to consider.

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Jeff Koons, Tommy Hilfiger, Connecticut Couple Craft ‘Fabergé’ Eggs for Hunt

04/17/14

Jeff Koons, Tommy Hilfiger, Connecticut Couple Craft ‘Fabergé’ Eggs for Hunt

Each Easter Tsar Nicholas II would present his beloved wife, Alexandra, with an impressive bauble. Jewel and gold encrusted, whimsically designed, they were the exquisite “eggs” create by Peter Carl Fabergé. The tradition of the imperial Fabergé eggs died with the Romanovs in 1917 but the Fabergé trademark has been sold several times since and several companies have retailed egg-related merchandise using the name. The trademark is now owned by Fabergé Limited, which makes egg-themed jewelry and which is currently sponsoring the Faberge Big Egg Hunt in New York City. The event, first staged to wild success in 2012 in London, is 100 percent charitable, raising money for children in New York City through Studio in a School, and...

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