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Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 12:54 PM EST

Harlem Globetrotters at the XL Center in Hartford

Looking for something to do with the family this weekend? The Original Harlem Globetrotters are at the XL Center in Hartford Saturday. »

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but... »

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

Classic Game Piece Voted Out of Monopoly Board Game

You can still pass "Go" and collect $200 on the Monopoly board, but you soon won't be able to do it with the thimble game piece. Voters have rejected the thimble, an integral part of the game since being added... »

For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment

For Sale: Bethenny Frankel's $5.25M SoHo Apartment

Bethenny Frankel is parting with her luxurious SoHo apartment in New York. The "Real Housewives" star's residence was posted on Tuesday at a whopping $5.25 million. »

Moe’s Offers $5 Burritos to Celebrate UConn 100th Straight Win

Moe’s Offers $5 Burritos to Celebrate UConn 100th Straight Win

Moe’s Southwest Grill is celebrating the 100th consecutive win for the UConn women’s basketball team by offering $5 burritos in Connecticut Wednesday. »

Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids

Restaurant Owner Gives Discount for Polite Kids

Antonio Ferrari, the owner of a wine bar in Italy, has picked up a practice that he first noticed while visiting a restaurant in Miami. His group was given a discount because his friends' children were... »

Chick-fil-A Coming to Newington

Chick-fil-A Coming to Newington

It appears that another Chick-fil-A restaurant is coming to Connecticut. The fast-food chain leased the site of the former Ruby Tuesday restaurant on the Berlin Turnpike in Newington, according to the minutes... »

Foxwoods Offers Free Concerts for 25th Anniversary

Foxwoods Offers Free Concerts for 25th Anniversary

This is the 25th anniversary of Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Ledyard and there are two free concerts tonight to celebrate the milestone. »

It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll

It's a Boy: American Girl Announces 1st Male Doll

American Girl is getting its first boy character this season, Today.com reports. Logan Everett, a gray-eyed, brown-haired boy who plays the drums, is an 18-inch doll being released Thursday with Tenney,... »

Road Races and 5Ks Across Connecticut This Year

Road Races and 5Ks Across Connecticut This Year

Looking for a fun way to run off all of those carbs? Consider participating in one of these 5K races or half marathons in Connecticut. »

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