| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Moe's Southwest Grill celebrates Free Queso Day today, Sept. 19, by giving away free 6-ounce cups of its cheese to customers all day. No purchase is necessary.
Moe's has locations throughout Connecticut, in Bristol, Enfield, Fairfield, Glastonbury,...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 7:27 AM
¿Perdiste tu gallina?
Si lo hiciste, y vives en South Windsor, la policía la puede tener.
Agentes del Departamento del Control de Animales de la ciudad están tratando de encontrar a los dueños de una gallina marrón encontrada el lunes cerca de la...
| Sep 12, 2013
Karen O'Brien likes her job as a senior client administrator at Medical Risk Managers Inc., a big player in the medical stop-loss insurance business. Beyond the pay, the camaraderie with co-workers and perks, O'Brien feels appreciated.
"I came from a...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:57 AM
William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, based in Shelton, has taken the top spot for large employers in the 2013 Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards.
Also winning top awards were Virtus Investment Partners Inc. of Hartford, the top winner in...
| Sep 12, 2013
Michael McLean, chairman and CEO of Medical Risk Managers Inc. of South Windsor, describes himself as a hands-off manager who's not afraid to let his employees make a mistake now and then.
"There's no penalty for doing something wrong," McLean said. "If...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The parents of Maria Cheema and Yasseen Sheriff decided it was time their daughter and son, both 30, met.
Maria immigrated to the United States from Pakistan in 1995 and was home for a visit in September 1998 after completing her master's degree in...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Get ready for the future. General Motors and Honda said last week that they will collaborate on a joint hydrogen fuel-cell powertrain to be on the market by 2020. Well, I guess you have some time to get ready for the future. Fuel cells are, perennially,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Orville Mendoza will play The Engineer in a production of the musical “Miss Saigon” which will play the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford Sept. 17 to 22. The show is produced by Starlight Theatre Association of Kansas City,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:09 PM
On Tuesday there will be primary elections in 20 … excuse me, 21 towns here in … I beg your pardon, 22 towns.
The official number kept changing last week because towns get so excited about these primaries that they forget to tell the...
| Sep 5, 2013
At Jamie McDonald's new barbecue spot in Windsor, he's issued a challenge to hungry customers. Come into Bear's Smokehouse and pick any item off the menu. If you eat more of that food in 10 minutes than he does, he'll give you $1,000.
The catch: You'...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Savor the last unofficial weekend of summer with these Labor Day specials at area restaurants.
At Dish Bar & Grill, 900 Main Street, Hartford, get two-for-one entrees Aug. 29 through Sept. 1 (of equal or lesser value.) Dish sweetens the deal with half-...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Eat your way through greater Hartford in September, with two versions of Taste of the Suburbs planned in the first half of the month.
The first event, taking place at "west of the river" suburban restaurants, features special $20.13 prix-fixe menus...