Monthly Archive for October, 2010

: October, 2010

I need a cow’s head

10/28/2010 I know a dude who needs a cow’s head…kind of a long story. After calling probably a dozen places and even trying an Advocate reporter whose father own’s a cattle ranch, we haven’t been

Taste of Italy: Tony C has a message for you

TASTE OF ITALY: ITALIAN CENTER, 1620 NEWFIELD AVE., STAMFORD 10/27/2010 Tony Cardillo wants you to come to the Italian Center tonight at 7 for the “Taste of Italy” event. It’s always smart to do what

An LBC endorsement: Jackie’s to Go club sandwich

JACKIES TO GO DELI AND GRILLE: 27 RYAN STREET, STAMFOD 10/27/2010 Jackies is just a neighborhood deli, popular among tradesmen and locals in Springdale, tucked behind Twin Rinks. Nothing special,

LBC: Another Dunkin Donuts? NIMBY.

10/20/2010 Word on the street is an application for a new a Dunkin Donuts has been filed for a lot on West Broad and Mill River streets formerly occupied by a fence-installation company. The thing

Fairway to open Nov 3rd

10/19/2010 Just a heads up. Mark you calendars. –CP

Chili cook-off contestants throw down on Saturday

10/19/2010 Everybody likes chili, right? Head over to the 2010 Pro-Am Charity Chili Cook-Off  this weekend and vote for the best chili in Stamford. The annual event held at the Unitarian Universalist

Tappo steps up pizza scene in Stamford

TAPPO RESTAURANT: 51 BANK STREET, STAMFORD, 203-588-9870 10/18/2010 When I walked into Tappo the day after their grand opening, the lunch service was a little slow, but at a table in the center of the

Shake Shack coming to Westport

BREAKING BURGER NEWS: New York’s Shake Shack has announced they are bringing their celebrated burgers and frozen custard — and probably the insanely long lines that go with them — to “the idyllic

Target opens a grocery store. Kinda.

10/13/2010 STAMFORD — Target’s new grocery section is open. Kinda. They’ve partially stocked the shelves and there is a very small selection of produce and cheese and other fresh items they didn’t

Top Chef Masters’ Marcus Samuelsson in Greenwich

Marcus Samuelsson, whom you may know from Top Chef Masters will be appearing in Greenwich this weekend as part of a promotional tour for Buick with Food & Wine and Travel + Leisure magazines.