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Trending: How Connecticut colleges rank

The Princeton Review released its annual list of lists, ranking 378 colleges and universities around the country for everything from best college radio station to colleges that smoke the most pot. And, as usual, several Connecticut colleges made the cut — for the radio stations, not the pot. Sacred Heart University was ranked as having […] [Read More]
A crowd of young people sit and drink at Tiernan's Bar and Restaurant while listening to bands perform during Alive@Five at Columbus Park in Stamford on Thursday, July 11, 2013.

Trending: Where the 20-Somethings Live

As the sound from the Alive@Five stage boomed through the humid air of Stamford’s downtown, 25-year-old Jordyn Peck stood with three friends at a high table outside nearby Tiernan’s on Main Street, sipping a beer from a clear cup and taking in the midsummer night’s air between sips and laughs. The lower corner of Connecticut […] [Read More]

Just how expensive is beer in Southwestern Connecticut?

It’s no secret that Southwestern Connecticut is one of the most expensive places in the nation to call home. According to the ACCRA Cost of Living Index, assembled by the Council for Community and Economic Research, the Stamford area was the No. 7 most expensive part of the country to call home in 2012 . […] [Read More]