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Martha Stewart coming to Norwalk

Martha Stewart is taking a break from making headlines about her reported feud with Gwyneth Paltrow to come visit Fairfield County. On Saturday, October 25, the domestic queen and former Westport

It’s National Coffee Day! Grab your free coffee here

Today’s made-up holiday is National Coffee Day. To celebrate, these major coffee chains are offering discounted or free java: Dunkin Donuts:  Try something new – and free – at Dunkin Donuts today:
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Celebrity chef’s local restaurant now serving lunch

There’s a new lunch spot in Stamford. Celebrity Chef Aarón Sánchez’s new restaurant, Paloma, began serving lunch daily on September 8, 2014. The Latin-inspired grill opened at 15 Harbor Point Rd. in
Chef Brian Lewis

Farm-to-table dinner planned in Stamford

On September 20, the Stamford Museum and Nature Center will host chef Brian Lewis of Elm Restaurant in New Canaan for a farm-to-table dining event. Chef Lewis is “best known for his collaboration with

Qdoba Mexican Grill opens in Westport Monday

Qdoba Mexican Grill, a restaurant chain with three locations in Connecticut, will be opening its fourth in Westport on Monday, August 25. In anticipation of the opening, the Qdoba Westport team
Sign of the Whale via Instagram

New roof-top bar opening in Stamford next week

Stamford is getting a new roof-top spot. Sign of the Whale opens Thursday, August 14 at 6 Harbor Point Road. The website describes the new beer garden as a “10,000 square foot venue with a one of kind
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NYC bakery invents a peanut-butter-pretzel-lobster hybrid

Last time Manhattan bakery Dominique Ansel created a hybrid pastry, the country went “Cronut” crazy. The trend was so big that Connecticut’s own Stew Leonard’s made its own version of the

Bethel is home to the ‘best ice cream on Earth’

Earlier in the summer, readers voted Ferris Acres Creamery in Newtown the best ice cream spot in the area. But one national food writer says the best ice cream – not only in the area, but on Earth –

Pork in the Park back in Stamford

BBQ enthusiasts can mark their calendars for Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13. That’s when the Pork in the Park BBQ Festival at Mill River Park returns to Stamford. The festival schedule includes

Whole Foods to pay $800K in price-gouging case

Whole Foods Markets has agreed to cough up $800,000 after a probe found the grocery chain was gouging its customers in California. Inspectors discovered the natural foods supermarket was overcharging