| 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
| 6:40 AM
As part of HartBeat Ensemble's 360 Music at the Carriage House Theater program, Storrs Americana band Poor Old Shine (pictured) take their grungy, folksy foot-thumpin' music to Hartford on Saturday. Banjos, mandolins, a yard-sale-scrap-metal drum set...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Un hombre de 58 años de edad de Farmington ha sido acusado de violación de la paz por presuntamente masturbarse en su coche frente a Whole Foods en la Calle Raymond.
Un testigo le dijo a la policía que se estacionó junto al auto de un hombre en medio...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:18 AM
In 1891, Mark Twain moved from Hartford to Berlin, Germany, for six months. He was driven away from his Farmington Avenue home by a series of financial failures — his disastrous investment in a typesetting machine, the unpopularity of a book he...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Sprawl follows the pipes, planners have observed. So in choosing a shorter pipeline for bringing water to campus, the University of Connecticut will limit low-density development in eastern Connecticut and save money to boot.
School officials have...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:07 PM
We applaud reports that the University of Connecticut seems poised to do the right thing by ending the statewide water controversy and rejecting a proposal by Metropolitan District Commission to ship water from the Farmington River across the state to...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:51 PM
In the short term, the sale of the Morgan Street parking garage to the state looks like a good deal for Hartford. Though the deal is still being negotiated, details reported thus far indicate the city will receive a total of $26.2 million for an asset...
| 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 24, 2013
| 6:45 AM
July 26, 7:30 p.m., The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, (860) 247-0998, marktwainhouse.org
When The Sword of Shannara was published in 1977, it was promoted as the book to read after finishing The Lord of the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The feds have spent billions on bailouts and handouts for Big Banks, Big Business and Big Agriculture. Connecticut's government has used hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars sucking up to companies like Jackson Laboratories, ESPN and NBC Sports.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Max's Oyster Bar, 964 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford and Max Fish, 110 Glastonbury Blvd., Glastonbury, offer lobster specials through the month of July.
For $25.95, get your choice of twin lobsters with French fries and cole slaw or a New England...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:31 AM
Summer heat got you down? Rebalance your chi and get a great workout the fun way – with yoga. Yoga is an excellent exercise for the summer months, as many of the poses are enhanced by heat, and the breathing exercises will keep you cool and...