State officials say poor water quality has forced the closure of several state park swimming areas.
By Leon A. Sylvester One of my favorite things about living close to the shore is the abundance of fresh seafood. The smell of fresh fish on the grill or steaming lobsters, crabs or clams […]
By Mary Fischer It’s the middle of summer and as the temperature heats up we all know kids are never happy when they’re hot and sticky. To help out the kids with some ideas to […]
Memorial Day Weekend marks the opening of many public beaches in Connecticut. Here’s a few of Connecticut’s best public sandy venues where you can get some sun and a cool dip in the water.
In the summertime, whether on a date, out with the family, out with friends or just looking for some way to get outside, what better activity than the min golf course.
For those who love a roof-top bar, the Elbow Room is where it’s at. Elsewhere in Connecticut, check out The Pig’s Eye Pub, Sully’s Pub, Up Or On the Rocks and just east, 125 Riverside Drive.
There is nothing better on a hot summer day then some homemade ice cream. Well you are in luck, you don’t have to go far to find some of the best! You can’t go wrong […]
It may not be Tennessee, but Hartford still has some of the best barbecue spots. Whether you’re looking for spicy jerk style or St. Louis-style ribs, one of these barbecue joints has something that will hit your taste buds.
Golf is a popular sport in Connecticut. There are hundreds of courses throughout the state. A private course in Cromwell, Conn., is even a stop on the PGA tour. Some of the best golf courses around Hartford are public ones that offer a variety of options, challenging courses, cheap greens fees and more.
Organic and hormone-free beef options are quickly becoming popular at local restaurants. A number of different burger joints in Hartford are doing their part to meet this demand. And these places have some of the best burgers in Hartford.