7 of Connecticut's Best Barbecue Joints

05/19/16

7 of Connecticut's Best Barbecue Joints

These meat meccas are worth a pit stop this summer!

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Derby Company's Spring-loaded Facemask Reduces Facial Impacts for Catchers

05/18/16

Derby Company's Spring-loaded Facemask Reduces Facial Impacts for Catchers

In what could be a game-changer for several sports, the spring-loaded Force3 Defender might help bounce away concussions for baseball and softball catchers and umpires.

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Milkcraft Brings Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream & Bubblecones to Fairfield

05/17/16

Milkcraft Brings Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream & Bubblecones to Fairfield

The state’s first spot dedicated to liquid-nitrogen, made-to-order ice cream has quickly generated long lines and lots of buzz.

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Will New Leadership at Connecticut DMV Make For a Smoother Ride?

05/17/16

Will New Leadership at Connecticut DMV Make For a Smoother Ride?

With its computer system upgrade a downer, forcing customers to continually play the waiting game, Connecticut’s DMV is seemingly in freefall. But with a new commissioner comes hope — again.

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The New Haven Ballet Takes to the Shubert Theater Stage May 21

05/16/16

The New Haven Ballet Takes to the Shubert Theater Stage May 21

The New Haven Ballet will stage their spring performance at the Shubert Theater on May 21.

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Dew Drop Inn a Chicken Wings Hotspot w/Outlandish Flavors Like PB&J

05/13/16

Dew Drop Inn a Chicken Wings Hotspot w/Outlandish Flavors Like PB&J

This beloved Derby hangout offers chicken wing flavors so wacky, Willy Wonka might pause before ordering them. Cream cheese, nacho, and peanut butter and jelly are just some of the thoroughly outside-the-box flavors offered.

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CTBites: Tasty Yolk Food Truck Rolls Into Fairfield w/ Gourmet Breakfast Sandwiches

05/13/16

CTBites: Tasty Yolk Food Truck Rolls Into Fairfield w/ Gourmet Breakfast Sandwiches

This new food truck located at 4700 Park Avenue in Fairfield made its debut last week.

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Feel the Bernhard: Comedian Brings her Signature Sass

05/12/16

Feel the Bernhard: Comedian Brings her Signature Sass

Sarcasm and sass are part of comedian, activist, radio show host, author, singer and actor Sandra Bernhard’s signature stand-up style. Find out what she had to say about aging, Mark Twain and Trump.

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Isabella Beecher Hooker: Mother, Medium, Suffragist

05/12/16

Isabella Beecher Hooker: Mother, Medium, Suffragist

She predicted the future, communed with the dead and believed women should have the same rights as men.

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Elizabeth Gilbert, Nile Rodgers & Bill T. Jones in Conversation at The CT Forum

05/12/16

Elizabeth Gilbert, Nile Rodgers & Bill T. Jones in Conversation at The CT Forum

Grammy Award-winning musician Nile Rodgers, acclaimed author Elizabeth Gilbert and award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones will come together in conversation at The Connecticut Forum panel, "Creative Artists," at The Bushnell on May 13.

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