| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Many retailers opened their doors for determined deal-seekers on Thanksgiving night, leaving lighter crowds at stores and malls on Black Friday, the traditional start to the holiday shopping season.
Those who did venture out said they see Black Friday as...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Builder Ken Boynton offers custom designs to suit a wide range of lifestyles. Knowing what new homebuyers want has been key to the success of his Ogden Brook Estates community in Vernon. Only eight home sites are left in this neighborhood of 41 single-...
| Aug 22, 2013
The scent of garlic and herbs hits you first, followed by the unmistakable comforting aroma of freshly baked bread. Guests tend to linger at Quercibella in New Hartford, the restaurant's owners say, and it's easy to see why.
The cozy space overlooking...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Bonefish Grill opens to the public Monday, Aug. 19 at 2903 Berlin Turnpike in Newington, becoming the second location of the "polished casual" seafood restaurant chain in Connecticut.
Bonefish's menu is naturally heavy on selections from the sea, with...
| Jul 25, 2013
Bonefish Grill has introduced itself to Connecticut with a bang – or rather, two. The national seafood restaurant chain, with locations in 32 states, has landed in South Windsor, bringing with it its popular signature appetizer: Bang Bang Shrimp....
| Jul 5, 2013
Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill will open at the Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk this fall, the company announced this week. The Colorado-based chain serves fresh fast-casual Mediterranean fare: kabobs, shwarma, falafel, hummus, salads and soups.
| Jun 27, 2013
Chef Leo Bushey III finds culinary inspiration in unlikely places, like in an accidentally burnt potato.
As the head of the kitchen operations for Bristol's new Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, he oversees upscale gastropub Time Out Sports Bar and its farm-...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Bonefish Grill, a casual seafood-focused chain with more than 150 locations throughout the United States, will open its first Connecticut restaurant March 25 in the Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk, South Windsor.
Bonefish Grill is known for market-...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Burtons Grill in South Windsor welcomes summer with the start of Wine Down Wednesdays June 19. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., enjoy live music on the patio (weather permitting) and half-priced bottles of wine.
The restaurant also offers $1 oysters and shrimp...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:06 PM
STORRS — Most guys go to Disney World after they've won championships. Mike Cavanaugh was offered the job as architect of UConn's hockey future as he was pulling into the place with his family.
"I'll tell you this," Cavanaugh said Thursday at his...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 1:59 PM
HARTFORD, CT -- A former employee of Johnny Rockets was arrested early Thursday after he was caught on camera stealing about $900 worth of food, police said.
Alphonso Williams, 45, of Ashford Street, Hartford faces charges of third-degree burglary and...
| Mar 29, 2012
There's a new fruit in town, at building No. 14 of Avon's Riverdale Farms plaza. Lime Bar & Grill has taken over the space formerly occupied by Bosc Kitchen & Wine Bar, and the new restaurant, bar and cocktail lounge, is adding new zest to the area with...