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Four Spots to Celebrate a Sunday Funday

You’ve punched in, punched out and spent at least 40 hours working for the weekend, and guess what? It’s finally here. Celebrate your sweet escape from the corporate grind Connecticut’s capital of culture, with some […]

04/05/2012

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Guide to Kayaking in Connecticut

By Dani Frank Down, stroke, up, repeat. The repetitive motion of rowing is as calming and routine as the waves upon which your kayak rides. Forget the treadmill and elliptical, climates have grown temperate and […]

03/31/2012

Jan Tichy. Installation No 4 (Towers), 2008 Digital video projection, two 250g paper objects. Running time: 9 minutes

Connecticut April Arts Preview

By Dani Frank After a long winter indoors with nothing more to do than watch re-runs on television and play board games, end your cultural hibernation and reemerge to a spring awakening.  Stimulate the senses, […]

03/26/2012

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Five Horseback Riding Stables for Aspiring Equestrians in Connecticut

By Dani Frank Climbing atop a dapple-gray pony and taking a trot down a shaded trail, ending at the mouth of a rippling pond, is a picture-perfect fantasy for many, from little girls to grown […]

03/23/2012

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Spend a Pricey and Posh Night Out in Stamford at 84 Park

For an atmosphere mixing the carefree flavor of Miami with the endless energy of New York City, Stamford’s 84 Park is ready to get the party started.

03/22/2012

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Guide to Cycling in Connecticut

By Dani Frank Bike culture has thoroughly invaded the country, taking cues from bike rental programs in Europe, recent green, eco-conscious and alternative energy movements and an economic down-turn declaring pedal pushing a more profitable […]

03/17/2012

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Three Parades to Show Some Saint Patrick’s Day Pride

By Dani Frank Shamrocks, sheleighlies and a shared pint of Guinness. Is there any better way to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day? Connecticut brings the beloved holiday across the pond, celebrating with annual parades to let […]

03/09/2012

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Share a St. Patrick’s Day Pint at Brennan’s Shebeen in Bridgeport, CT

By Dani Frank On the singular holiday of the year based in the celebrations of a saint, but ultimately celebrating painting the town green, Saint Patrick’s Day is beloved for its history of indulgence and […]

03/08/2012

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Sleuthing and Murder Mysteries in Connecticut at the Angel’s Watch Inn

Dinner, drinks and dancing; the party is turning out to be a smash, until a revelation strikes: a body has been found in another room of the Inn. With a room full of partygoers, who’s the culprit? Spend your night sleuthing and uncovering clues to solve the crime, as a guest at a murder mystery dinner party.

03/01/2012

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Four Getaway Packages for an Overnight in Connecticut

By Dani Frank Waking up in the same bed and heading down to the same bacon, eggs and coffee getting to be a little monotonous? An overnight winter escape may be just the thing to […]

02/25/2012

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