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Tavern Brings New Life to Lacking Monroe Bar Scene

The latest addition to restaurateur Scott Beck’s stable of trendy wine and dine hot spots is not located in Connecticut’s cultural epicenter. Head to Northern Fairfield County, and located off of Route 25, inconspicuously located between a shopping plaza and auto repair store is Beck and co-owner Derrick Lee’s latest foray into food, drink and a night out for friends and families: Tavern.

02/23/2012

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Sunday Night Social: Best Spots for Sunday Night Out in Connecticut

By Vanessa Willoughby It’s Sunday and you’re sitting at home, dreading the inevitable Monday morning. Why not shake off those Post Weekend Blues and check out some of the amazing venues your city has to […]

02/16/2012

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Four Ways to Keep Romance Alive Mid-Week in Connecticut

By Dani Frank Working for the weekend will give you the motivation to push through to Friday, but a mid-week treat can’t hurt either. A reward for working a double shift or getting positive feedback […]

02/09/2012

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Four Bars to Host a Private Party or Event

By Dani Frank Getting the gang together for a birthday, holiday, graduation or celebration is a time for indulging, imbibing and heading home in a haze of food, drink and friends. However, if you are […]

02/02/2012

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Ideas For Ladies Night Out in Connecticut

By Taylor Trudon Cyndi Lauper once sang, “Girls just wanna have fun” – and we couldn’t agree more. Whether you’re in the mood for a low-key night relaxing with your group of girlfriends or feel […]

01/19/2012

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Five Winter Dates to Keep Relationships Red Hot

By Dani Frank The biting chill of winter is always made a little less hostile with the warm embrace of your sweetheart. A getaway to a snow palace or chalet may be out of the […]

12/29/2011

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New Year’s Eve Guide

By Vanessa Willoughby The clock is ticking, are you still wondering what to do for this New Year’s Eve? It’s not to late to take full advantage of what Connecticut has to offer by kicking […]

12/22/2011

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Citizen Scene Spotter: New London’s Holiday Scene

Connecticut winters can be brutal, yet the combination of the bare trees enveloped in thick snow and beloved holiday traditions can make people forget about the lingering icy chill. I ran into Amy Hoskins, a local Waterford resident, on her way to finish some errands. Knowledgeable and personable, Amy described her ways to survive the cold.

12/15/2011

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Best Bars to Watch UConn Basketball

By Vanessa Willoughby It’s that time of year: UConn fever has swept Connecticut and you’re searching for a sports bar that will televise the game. At a loss of where to go? Check out the […]

12/08/2011

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Bars You Should Visit During SantaCon

By Vanessa Willoughby Who says Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick doesn’t like to party? December marks the tradition of “SantaCon,” a mass gathering of people dressed in head-to-toe Santa costumes who willingly parade up and down […]

12/01/2011

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