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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
Blankets are comforting and a seat in front of the hearth is cozy, but for the chill of a Connecticut winter night, sometimes a little more heat is necessary to take the edge off. To get your internal body temperature going, a warm libation is just what you’re looking for. Paul Rich, an expert on all things intoxicating, has served more than a few warm mugs of alcohol-infused delicacies in his 16 plus years as a bartender, manager and bar owner, and he is generous enough with his knowledge to keep you thirsty readers sated.
By Vanessa Willoughby Picture this: it’s Thanksgiving Eve and instead of going to a rowdy bar teeming with drunken, sloppy and obnoxious college students, you’re searching for a place where you hang with your (21 […]
By Vanessa Willoughby Interested in planning a boy’s night out? Check out the list below for some bars that will surely appeal to your intended crowd. From raucous sports bars to restaurants that offer a […]