| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:30 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Vinted Wine Bar & Kitchen recently presented a $500 check to the West Hartford Food Pantry, according to a news release.
The money was raised through a charity "Mixology 101" course held in November at the restaurant, which is at 63...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:12 PM
WEST HARTFORD — It is practically a rite of passage to get a parking ticket in West Hartford Center, but the town is working to make it easier to avoid getting one.
The town has awarded a contract for new, high-tech parking kiosks to Cale America,...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:58 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Revelers are invited to get into the holiday spirit Thursday night from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the annual Holiday Stroll in West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square.
The event, which has been held annually since the early 1980s,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:43 PM
MIDDLETOWN — The city is seeking a consultant to plan future redevelopment of the two downtown blocks surrounding the Metro Square property.
Planning Director William Warner said the city will ask a developer to create a concept similar to West...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:09 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Runners can participate in what could be their final race of the year while also helping those in need at the fifth annual Blue Back Mitten Run scheduled Sunday.
At the Hartford Marathon Foundation's final 2013 event, new mittens,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:31 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Chabad of Greater Hartford will host its annual "Fire on Ice" Hanukkah event on Sunday, Dec. 1, at 4 p.m.
The celebration will feature the lighting of a giant menorah carved from ice, as well as music, food, a children's choir, a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:31 PM
DEC. 11: CT Fly Fisherman's Association presentation by Rich Strolis on streamer flies for big fish in local waters, 7 p.m. Free to public. Veterans Memorial Clubhouse, 100 Sunset Ridge, East Hartford. ctflyfish.org, 860-467-6514.
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Rizzuto's in West Hartford's Blue Back Square offers a seasonal prix-fixe menu Monday through Thursday, featuring fresh local ingredients. Three courses are available for $25.95, with special wine pairings with each course for another $10.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:07 AM
Those looking for a quick lunch in West Hartford Center and Blue Back Square now have an option other than burritos.
Potbelly Sandwich Shop opened its first Connecticut location in Blue Back Square in early October, bringing with it "good vibes, great...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Premium Outlets Pink Promotion
Sunday, Oct. 13: Representatives from Komen Connecticut will be at the Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets' center courtyard at Gap Outlet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to answer questions regarding breast health and the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Potbelly, a national sandwich shop chain based in Chicago, has opened its first Connecticut location at 51 Memorial Road in West Hartford's Blue Back Square.
The restaurant offers an array of sandwiches, "skinnys" (on thin-cut bread,) salads, soups...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Digital Mobile Mammography
October and November: Hartford Hospital is providing a digital mobile mammography van around the community and at places of employment.
The van is scheduled to visit the following sites: Windsor Senior Center (Oct. 1);...