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Farmington (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Our Picks: Ton of Holiday Stuff Around Hartford!

    Our Picks: Ton of Holiday Stuff Around Hartford!
    Ho ho ho, Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah, Joyous Kwanzaa. (Now that that's out of the way, get out and do stuff, Grinchy.) The Nutcracker: Military Edition: Carol Autorino Center for the Arts and Humanities, Saint Joseph College, West Hartford, (860)...
  • Tough Choice For Hartford: Construction In Suburbs?

    The suburban sprawl that characterized the decades after World War II eviscerated Hartford and other cities, drawing businesses and middle-class residents to the suburbs. Curiously, Hartford now is in the act of abetting sprawl, despite its painful...
  • DOT Should Take Another Look At Flower Street Passage

    At the risk of over-covering an issue in The Courant's backyard (literally), there is a valid policy question involved in the Flower Street controversy. If government wants to reduce automobile use, to conserve energy and promote health, should it be...
  • Where To Get a Burger A Caballo (a.k.a. With Egg) in Connecticut

    Where To Get a Burger A Caballo (a.k.a. With Egg) in Connecticut
    Every month has some kind of national food designation attached to it. And it seems like every day is national cheese-covered something day, or blank-on-a-bun day. As we gear up for the unofficial start of summer and grilling season, we celebrate National...
  • 'MotherToBaby CT' Launches For Mother's Day

    'MotherToBaby CT' Launches For Mother's Day
    A CDC-recommended non-profit organization has been launched in time for Mother's Day.  Through 'MotherToBaby CT', experts will be able to provide the public with free answers to the many questions that arise during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Read...
  • Chicken And Biscuits, New York Style

    Chicken And Biscuits, New York Style
    When you think of fried chicken, try to resist imagining the Colonel and try focusing on New York. As in, NY Chicken & Biscuit. After expanding in the mid 2000s, NYCB (as it is lovingly referred) sold off its restaurant on Park Street and the flagship...
  • "Riding The Turnpike" Investigates the Local Sex Trade on the Berlin Turnpike

    "Riding The Turnpike" Investigates the Local Sex Trade on the Berlin Turnpike
    Riding the Turnpike By Cindy Martinez and Debra Walsh, Through May 18 HartBeat Ensemble, Carriage House Theater, 360 Farmington Ave., Hartford, (860) 548-9144, hartbeatensemble.org   Not far from wherever you read this, the sex trade is thriving....
  • Cicada Spectacle Returns After 17 Years

    Cicada Spectacle Returns After 17 Years
    Sometime in coming weeks, in one of the grand spectacles in all of nature, an insect called the periodical cicada will appear by the millions in much of central Connecticut after spending the past 17 years underground. "It is amazing to see millions and...
  • UConn's Thirsty, But State Needs Plan Before Water Transfer

    Southern California receives less than 10 inches of rain per year, yet 22 million people reside there and agriculture flourishes. Such a region has no earthly business supporting such a large population or a water-intensive agricultural economy, yet it...
  • Best of Hartford 2013: Best Nail Salon

    Best of Hartford 2013: Best Nail Salon
    1) Elle Nails & Spa 781 Newfield St. Middletown (860) 635-7799 ellenailsandspa.com   2) Silk Nails 1234 Farmington Ave. West Hartford (860) 521-0238   3) Classic Nails 20 Main St. Windsor Locks (860) 292-1574  
  • Best of Hartford 2013: Best Place to Buy Knitting Supplies

    Best of Hartford 2013: Best Place to Buy Knitting Supplies
    1) Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store 1235 Farmington Ave #6 Bristol (860) 584-5510 joann.com   2) A.C. Moore 179C Hale Road Manchester (860) 648-0563 acmoore.com   3) Creative Fibers 645A Poquonock Ave Windsor (860) 687-9931 (866) 669-...
  • Best of Hartford 2013: Best Camera Shop

    Best of Hartford 2013: Best Camera Shop
    1) Camera Bar 75 Asylum St. Hartford (860) 525-2159 camerabar.com   Voters Said: Camera Bar is a fantastic store. The selection and prices are great, but most importantly the service is what keeps me going back to the store!!   2) Ritz...