Eat well and watch the world go by at the Pattaconk


Not only does Downtown Chester offer some of the region’s best people watching, come evening time, Main Street takes on a block party vibe.

Makeover coming for food nutrition labels

A new look is coming to Nutrition Facts labels on food packages, with more attention to calorie counts and added sugars.

A summer spin on the grilled cheese sandwich

A recipe for the ultimate grilled cheese sandwich

A six-pack of suggestions for Craft Beer Week

We're a few sips into American Craft Beer Week, which runs until Sunday.

CALENDAR

RESTAURANT REVIEWS

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Catch up with the catbirds

Although dozens of migrating species are arriving here each day, only a few can actually be enticed to our feeders.

Rick’s List: Fred’s Shanty Parking Edition

If you live in New London's Sixth District, you probably travel down Pequot Avenue with some frequency.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Fifth Harmony — July 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27: $39

Charlie Puth, Nick Fradiani, Nelly, more — June 19 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; $35, $55

George Benson — July 21 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27; $59

A.J. Croce — July 22 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $25-$28

Joe Walsh — July 23 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $45-$75

Blink-182 — Sept. 2 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $18-$68