Soup's on! A look at our faves

We've asked our dining critics to weight in with a stew or chili or chowder that they'd recommend.

Green Papaya restaurant is a happy find

The words “a culinary experience to remember” might not come to mind when you first pull into a nondescript parking lot across from a Chevy dealership on an otherwise forgettable strip two miles south of downtown Norwich. \nBut the phrase more than fits Green Papaya Thai Restaurant and...

Three dishes to satisfy your palate

Caloric suggestions for holiday shopping.




Sometimes, there’s no place like home

With the start of hunting season I am reluctant to go birding in the state forests. Instead, I have been spending more time simply enjoying the birds in my neighborhood.

Dreaming of a new London

The Cornish parking garage off Governor Winthrop Boulevard in New London is also known as the Governor Winthrop Parking Garage.



Concerts and shows that will be playing in the region

Juan Gabriel - Feb. 14 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $59-$129

Godfrey - Feb. 5-7 at Comix at Foxwoods; tickets on sale now; $15-$40

New Riders of the Purple Sage - March 6 at Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center; tickets on sale now, $35

Tom Chapin - March 28 at Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center Now $25

David Sedaris - May 15 at The Bushnell, Hartford Now $27.50-$57.50

Eric Paslay - March 5 at Lupo's, Providence Now $20, $25