Tag Archives: Connecticut

At Least One Connecticut Restaurateur Is Sticking by Harvey Weinstein

Source: Grub Street NY

By now, the count’s up to dozens of actresses who claim Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed and even raped them, and authorities in at least two countries have now launched investigations. But a Connecticut restaurant owner isn’t ready to condemn his friend’s alleged crimes just yet. Now …

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Connecticut’s Commuters Will Finally Be Able to Booze on Their Trains Again

Source: Grub Street NY

When the MTA first discontinued bar cars on its New Haven line, it ended a 50-year tradition that somehow made drinking out of plastic cups on a train seem sophisticated. It also took away the easiest way of soothing the rush-hour crush on the country’s busiest commuter-train line. (Buying beer …

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Employee Fired for Posting Anti-Police Tirade to Pizzeria’s Instagram

Source: Grub Street NY

Impassioned feelings are the norm after Alton Sterling and Philando Castile’s deaths this week, but a Connecticut pizzeria employee has learned that sharing them via the company’s official Instagram account isn’t the wisest outlet. The page for Da Legna, a popular Neapolitan-style spot in New Haven, generally just contains shots…More »

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Employee Fired for Posting Anti-Police Tirade to Pizzeria’s Instagram

Source: Grub Street NY

Impassioned feelings are the norm after Alton Sterling and Philando Castile’s deaths this week, but a Connecticut pizzeria employee has learned that sharing them via the company’s official Instagram account isn’t the wisest outlet. The page for Da Legna, a popular Neapolitan-style spot in New Haven, generally just contains shots…More »

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Dining | Connecticut: Authentic Mexican Food Amid a Nuevo-Taco Craze

Source: NY Times Food

Three restaurants in Connecticut draw fromgenerations-old family recipes and traditional methods.

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Dining | Connecticut: Connecticut Craft Distillers Are in a Growth Spurt

Source: NY Times Food

The state has a number of small distilleries, with more on the way, making fruit brandies as well as rye whiskey, vodka, gin and bourbon.

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