November 28, 2013
Ashlawn Farm Coffee has moved west of the Connecticut River with its first family-owned shop outside of the original location in Lyme.
November 22, 2013
Mambo Bar & Restaurant will hold a grand-opening celebration starting at 9 tonight to show off its new, expanded space at 200-204 Bank St.
The Caribbean-style eatery is moving from next door into a 5,000-square-foot building that...
November 13, 2013
DEEP RIVER - The local Dunkin' Donuts wants to move from its present location at 190 Main Street to a new location at 246 Main Street and is seeking a special permit from the Planning & Zoning Commission. The...
November 8, 2013
If oceanliners are the buses of water travel, river cruises are like limousines — a little more intimate and relaxing.
And river cruises are popping up on all seven continents, a testament to...
November 7, 2013
The Yantic River Inn at 270 W. Town St. in the Yantic section of Norwich, now under new ownership, will be holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Friday. The inn has been renovated with new décor throughout.
November 6, 2013
OLD SAYBROOK - Flooded and closed first in 2011 by Tropical Storm Irene damage and then again in 2012 by Superstorm Sandy, the Dock & Dine restaurant at 145 College Street at Saybrook Point, at just 4.5 feet above...
November 6, 2013
What was once the Guilford Tavern Restaurant, located at 2455 Boston Post Road, is being transformed into The Mews of Guilford, a development featuring medical and retail space and nine townhouse-style, luxury residential condos.
October 30, 2013
CHESTER - The Planning & Zoning Commission has approved a special exception permit that will allow Jonathan Rapp to open a pizza restaurant downtown. The request for a special exception was submitted by Monroe...
October 27, 2013
At Summit Fitness and Sports, tennis was no longer paying the bills. So owners Henry and Jolene Bowers made the bold move to create an all-purpose indoor playing facility that they say is the largest in the region.
October 22, 2013
Old Saybrook's Dock & Dine Restaurant is inviting patrons to sign their name to a bit of history now through Oct. 30 during what owners are calling a "last hurrah" at the site's current elevation 4.5 feet above sea level.
October 20, 2013
Skipper’s Dock, the iconic borough restaurant that features spectacular sunset views and a French-inspired seafood menu, will close Oct. 27 and be replaced next year by a new eatery run by a Hudson, N.Y., couple.
October 18, 2013
A man leads a co-worker wearing a dinosaur suit near the Houses of Parliament in London on Thursday. He said they were walking around to promote their dinosaur experience exhibit at the Blackgang Chine theme park on the Isle of Wight. The amusement...
October 15, 2013
In the travel business, it's a "shoulder" season, that early-fall period that's decidedly off-peak. Only this year, in this tourist haven, it's as if summer never ended.
October 14, 2013
Tourists pose for photographs Sunday in front of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor. The Statue of Liberty reopened to the public after the state of New York agreed to shoulder the costs of running the site during the partial federal...