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Premium Content Saybrook Point Inn celebrates 25 years of delicious dishes

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Saybrook Point Inn & Spa has just published a cookbook titled "25 Years on the Point."

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Highlights of this week’s entertainment

Craft brewers placing greater emphasis on quality

Scoff if you must at mass domestic beers, but lessons learned from the makers of Budweiser and Miller Lite are helping to make sure your craft beer tastes the same from pint to pint.

Revamped ‘View’ begins its daytime run

“The View” revealed its latest makeover Monday, opening the post-Barbara Walters era with a new set, new boss, mostly new team and a promise to be provocative again.

Goodspeed transforms 'Holiday Inn' for the stage

Premium Content A stage adaptation of the classic movie "Holiday Inn" enjoys its world premiere at Goodspeed Opera House

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I AM Interview: Terrible Roars

Members of Terrible Roars speak with Rick Koster during I AM Festival 8 on Saturday, September 6, 2014 in New London.


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TV

Sparks tests TV with ‘Deliverance Creek’

Nicholas Sparks’ romance-drama novels have already found a second life as film adaptations. Now the best-selling author is turning to...

PBS’ ‘The Roosevelts’ portrays an epic threesome

Behold this saga of bygone titans, a trio on an epic scale who share the same name.

British TV series take root in Acorn streaming service

Here’s an offbeat mystery: Why did detective Hercule Poirot’s final U.S. small-screen bow come not on his familiar stage, PBS,...

Celebrities

Cosby to loan art collection to Smithsonian

After amassing a private collection of African-American Art over four decades, Bill Cosby and his wife Camille plan to showcase their holdings at the...

Scottish celebrities take sides on independence

Scotland’s independence battle is a tough one to call. The Yes side has James Bond, but the No campaign has Harry Potter.

Clooney says he’ll wed fiancee in romantic Venice

George Clooney says he will marry his fiancee, Amal Alamuddin, in Venice, one of the world's most romantic backdrops, in a few weeks.

Games

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Classic Crossword

Try your hand at the Universal Daily Crossword puzzle.

Sudoku

Race the clock in daily Sudoku logic puzzles.

Jigsaw Puzzle

Can you uncover the hidden image by solving the puzzle?

Bridge & Chess

Daily games from the print edition.

Food & Dining

Restaurant Reviews

Premium Content The shrimp cheesesteak grinder is king at Crown Chicken & Grill

I don't know if the Moody Blues ever found that Lost Chord they were looking for. However, I might have found the Lost Sandwich - and I didn't even know it was missing. Or, more...

Premium Content Island Touch serves up delectable Jamaican cuisine

A few years back, I was on one of my lunchtime jaunts when I made my way up Broad Street in New London and came upon Island Touch Restaurant.

Food

Premium Content These granola bars are tasty, crunchy and packed with Omega-3s

Having sworn off granola bars long ago due to their fairly non-existent nutritional content, I was pleased to discover Kashi's Crunchy Granola & Seed...

Premium Content New chef at local inn makes beeline for region's farms

Editor's note: This version corrects the number of eggs needed to make the Squash Blossom Tempura filling.

Movies

‘The Skeleton Twins’: The secrets and lies of siblings

'Skeleton Twins' reunites 'Saturday Night Live' veterans Bill Hader, Kristin Wig

Premium Content Brendan Gleeson brings gravitas to Irish director McDonagh's 'Calvary'

Writer-director John Michael McDonagh - the marvelous mind behind the darkly comic Irish gem "The Guard" - has followed that up with a brooding drama that's often bleak but always absorbing.

 

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Washington talks domestic violence, motherhood

It didn’t take the Ray Rice elevator video to get Kerry Washington talking about domestic violence.

Newest phones are all about the selfie

Visit any tourist destination, and you’re bound to see individuals and groups taking photos of themselves for sharing on social media.

Music

Country singer Merle Haggard still on the road

Even Merle Haggard gets nervous about stepping onto a stage when the audience is filled with songwriters, record label executives and fellow artists.

Premium Content Live Lunch Break Flashback - Kala Farnham

Admit it: you're feeling a little peevish because you missed "Live Lunch Break" on Thursday in New London's Hygienic Art Park when...

Stage

Premium Content Time to Play! at local theaters

The Connecticut Office of Tourism has announced that six of the state's flagship theaters will host a weekend of plays, musicals and theater...

Events

Premium Content September Art After Dark is tonight in Mystic

Mystic Arts Center will host Art After Dark tonight, featuring live music by Josi Davis and Hot Damn! and live art by Mary Ann Horrigan.

Exhibits

Premium Content One last 'View' at AvS gallery

Why is everything that's “last” always “not least”?

Books

Premium Content Griswold Point - so much history in one small place

Wick Griswold has just published a book titled "Griswold Point: History From the Mouth of the Connecticut River," but as much as it is...

Review: ‘Bad Feminist’ essays are sharp, funny

Roxane Gay may call herself a bad feminist - she cops to loving pink and dancing to misogynist music - but she is a badass writer.

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Horoscopes

Your stars - Sept. 17

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get along with others and accept the way things are going. How you react now will have an impact on the way future...