One Dish: Alligator Tenders, The Landing Zone Grill, Harwinton

11/17/15

One Dish: Alligator Tenders, The Landing Zone Grill, Harwinton

Crocs rule. Or at least their alligator cousins do when they’re prepared by a chef with a nose for Cajun spice and a understanding of southern culinary tradition.

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Quilts That Care Creates Comfort for Cancer Patients

11/16/15

Quilts That Care Creates Comfort for Cancer Patients

Quilts That Care brings together the talents of Connecticut quilters to offer comfort to cancer patients at hospitals around the state.

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Ana Gasteyer’s Jazz Journey Brings Her to The Kate in Old Saybrook

11/16/15

Ana Gasteyer’s Jazz Journey Brings Her to The Kate in Old Saybrook

Saturday Night Live alum Ana Gasteyer will bring songs from her "moxie jazz" album "I'm Hip" to the Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook on Nov. 24.

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CT Man at Helm of Top-Selling Virtual Reality Gaming Company

11/12/15

CT Man at Helm of Top-Selling Virtual Reality Gaming Company

Virtual reality is the next big thing and may even change the world says Alex Schwartz.

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Best Bets: Holiday Gift Show, Zipathon, The Weeknd at Mohegan & More

11/12/15

Best Bets: Holiday Gift Show, Zipathon, The Weeknd at Mohegan & More

From the Holiday Gift Show to Frosty at the Ridgefield Playhouse, there's plenty of holiday fun to be had this weekend. Plus, the Zipathlon in Middletown and The Weeknd at Mohegan Sun.

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Veteran Artists Given Spotlight at Mainstage in New Haven

11/11/15

Veteran Artists Given Spotlight at Mainstage in New Haven

The Veteran Artists Program (VAP) in Connecticut hosts "A Celebration of Veteran Artists" at the Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School Mainstage Theatre in New Haven on Nov. 15.

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Restaurant Review: Gulf & Anchor, Milford

11/10/15

Restaurant Review: Gulf & Anchor, Milford

The service at Gulf & Anchor doesn't quite yet match up to the quality of its fine seafood fare.

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70 Years Later: Thomas Dodd at Nuremberg

11/09/15

70 Years Later: Thomas Dodd at Nuremberg

Seventy years ago, Connecticut’s Thomas j. Dodd was at the center of one of the most dramatic trials in history. The sensational nature of the experience greatly impacted him, his legacy and the rest of the world.

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CT Bites' 14 Places For Great Holiday Pies in CT

11/06/15

CT Bites' 14 Places For Great Holiday Pies in CT

Where to go for the best pies with the flakiest crusts, sweetest streusel toppings and the most flavorful fillings.

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Weekend Best Bets: CT Veterans Parade, 'Stupid Conversation,' National Chinese Acrobats & More

11/05/15

Weekend Best Bets: CT Veterans Parade, 'Stupid Conversation,' National Chinese Acrobats & More

The first full weekend in November features a wide range of fun events.

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