10 Days, 22 International Films at The Hartford Jewish Film Festival

03/28/16

10 Days, 22 International Films at The Hartford Jewish Film Festival

Twenty-two international films will be shown over 10 days at venues around Hartford as part of the 20th Annual Hartford Jewish Film Festival, March 31-April 10.

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Openings: New Indian Cuisine in Stamford & Torrington, Plus Fine Dining at Ski Slopes in Middlefield

03/27/16

Openings: New Indian Cuisine in Stamford & Torrington, Plus Fine Dining at Ski Slopes in Middlefield

A monthly look at some of what’s new and exciting on the Connecticut dining scene.

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Weekend Best Bets: Egg Hunts, Motown Music, Rihanna, Black Wolves and Wooden Toys

03/24/16

Weekend Best Bets: Egg Hunts, Motown Music, Rihanna, Black Wolves and Wooden Toys

Sure, from brunches to walks to egg hunts, Easter is the big theme for events this weekend. But if those aren’t your cup of tea, don’t fret; there’s plenty more to do, from music to lacrosse to toy making.

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One Dish: Grilled Cheese at The Caseus Cheese Truck

03/23/16

One Dish: Grilled Cheese at The Caseus Cheese Truck

The grilled cheese from The Caseus Cheese Truck in New Haven is completely custom and delicious.

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Dramatic Discovery of Two Whaleships Lost in Arctic for 144 Years Sheds Light on CT’s Whaling History

03/22/16

Dramatic Discovery of Two Whaleships Lost in Arctic for 144 Years Sheds Light on CT’s Whaling History

In 1871, 33 whaling ships, including two from Connecticut and a third with a Connecticut captain and owner, were trapped and crushed by pack ice off Alaska’s Arctic coast. They were thought lost, until now.

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A Connecticut Cat Lady Makes a Difference in Malaysia

03/21/16

A Connecticut Cat Lady Makes a Difference in Malaysia

Sharon native Teviot Fairservis operates a beachside cat shelter for more than 100 animals in Penang, Malaysia.

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Get to know The CONNsumer

03/18/16

Get to know The CONNsumer

The CONNsumer is a new column dedicated to the state’s largest constituency, the consumer.

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Weekend Best Bets: Irish Parade, Golf Show & Maple Festival

03/17/16

Weekend Best Bets: Irish Parade, Golf Show & Maple Festival

Celebrate your Irish heritage in Mystic, explore Connecticut’s maple sugaring history in New Milford, shop for the best golf products in Hartford and much more this weekend.

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Step Back in History with Spring Antiques Show, March 19 & 20

03/16/16

Step Back in History with Spring Antiques Show, March 19 & 20

Don't miss the 43rd annual Connecticut Spring Antiques Show at the Hartford Armory on March 19 and March 20.

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Fleishers Craft Butchery Brings High-Quality Meats to Greenwich, Offers Sit-Down Dining in Westport

03/15/16

Fleishers Craft Butchery Brings High-Quality Meats to Greenwich, Offers Sit-Down Dining in Westport

Custom cuts of beef, pork, lamb and chicken, as well as house-made sausages and burger blends are offered at these artisan butcher shops.

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