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George Takei Coming to ConnectiCon

George Takei is coming back to Connecticut and will be one of the featured speakers at ConnectiCon this summer. »

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Nik Wallenda Makes 80-Foot-High Tightrope Walk at Foxwoods

A month after walking the 400-foot Orlando Eye untethered, renowned daredevil acrobat and Guinness Book of World Records holder Nik Wallenda completed another dangerous feat in Connecticut. »

New Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s Burger Includes Hot Dog, Chips

New Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s Burger Includes Hot Dog, Chips

Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s are cramming a summer cookout into one burger. The upcoming menu item is made with a beef patty that is topped with a split hot dog. The meaty duo sits on a layer of Lay’s potato... »

Bret Michaels, Dennis DeYoung to Headline Travelers Concerts

Bret Michaels, Dennis DeYoung to Headline Travelers Concerts

Multi-platinum former Poison front man Bret Michaels and STYX founding member and lead singer Dennis DeYoung will headline the Powerstation Events Concert Series at the Travelers Championship in Cromwell... »

50 Cent Heads to Hamden for Vodka Bottle Signing

50 Cent Heads to Hamden for Vodka Bottle Signing

50 Cent made a name for himself as a singer and rapper, but he’s also an entrepreneur and will be making an appearance is Hamden next week to promote EFFEN Vodka. »

Connecticut Native Competes for Top Spot on "The Voice"

Connecticut Native Competes for Top Spot on "The Voice"

Tuesday night on NBC's "The Voice" will be the telling moment for Newtown native Sawyer Fredericks, 16, who will find out on tonight's season finale whether he won the singing competition. »

McDonald's to Expand All-Day Breakfast Test

McDonald's to Expand All-Day Breakfast Test

McDonald’s will reportedly expand its test of an all-day breakfast menu. »

Starbucks Frappuccino Goes Mini

Starbucks Frappuccino Goes Mini

If even a small Frappuccino seems like too much of an indulgence, Starbucks is now selling a mini version of the sugary coffee drink. »

Hot or Not? McDonald's Brings Back the Hamburglar

Hot or Not? McDonald's Brings Back the Hamburglar

Based on McDonald's latest ad, it looks like the Hamburglar settled down in the suburbs and spent the last decade going to youth soccer games and perfecting his stubble. The company is bringing the burger thief... »

Film Released About CT Man Who Played Big Bird

Film Released About CT Man Who Played Big Bird

A documentary about the Woodstock, Connecticut puppeteer behind the characters of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on "Sesame Street" was released on iTunes and OnDemand on Cinco de Mayo, production company Copper... »

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