'Market' days are good days in Old Saybrook

It’s best to be systematic when entering the new Mystic Market store in Old Saybrook.

Farm-to-table goodness at La Belle Aurore

For a term I heard sparingly, if ever, 10 years ago, farm to table has undeniably gone mainstream, and with that there's bound to be an epigone or two. However, La Belle Aurore is the real deal.

Broad Street Kitchen a master class in deliciousness

This new Pawcatuck eatery delivers a breakfast and lunch menu punctuated with homemade everything — sausage and roasted meats, breads and bakery items, ketchup and even mayonnaise.

Short and sweet: A sampling of delectable desserts in the region

Do you have a sweeth tooth? And, really, who doesn't? Well, we are happy to help. We have some suggestions for folks looking for something chocolatey or sugary or simply scrumptious.

Go with the Flo at Florence Griswold Museum cafe

While the culinary wizards at Cafe Flo at the Florence Griswold Museum hardly need the stately grounds of the museum to bolster the appeal of their fare, patio seating overlooking the Lieutenant River certainly is a nice touch.

The nation-wide Jersey Mike's Subs chain has opened a tasty location in Waterford Commons

In an area famous for its Mom 'n' Pop grinder shops, the nation-wide Jersey Mike's Subs chain has opened a tasty location in Waterford Commons.

Latest incarnation of Stonington harbor eatery is likely to please

Breakwater's deck sticks out into the harbor, which surely must be among the most picturesque in New England.

New London's character, and its catch, on full display at Captain Scott's

Some people do it up with ice buckets, fancy glasses and tablecloths while others just pull a couple of cans from a cooler.

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How I spent my summer vacation

On June 3 I began three months and six days (but who’s counting?) of chemotherapy, to take place every other week until Sept. 9.

The naked truth about medicine

Some years ago, my son Dillon attended Bard College, a very liberal arts college where, apparently, clothing is optional.