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Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 at 07:16 AM EST

Starbucks' New Drinks Can Be Your Valentine

Only have eyes for coffee (and chocolate) this Valentine's Day? Good news! Starbucks has three delicious, new beverages to take the place of a significant other, while you're still waiting to bump into... »

McDonald's to Test McGriddles in Expanded All-Day Breakfast

McDonald's to Test McGriddles in Expanded All-Day Breakfast

Basking in the fanfare over its all-day breakfast menu, McDonald's is pushing its operational limits by testing the addition of another morning favorite to the lineup: the McGriddle. »

Teens Say Costumes Got Them Kicked Out of 'Frozen' Event

Two San Diego County teens were left disappointed after being turned away from a "Frozen" Disney on Ice show at Valley View Casino for an unlikely and seemingly bizarre reason: they were too tall to be... »

Billy Joel Pledges $1M to Save High School

Billy Joel Pledges $1M to Save High School

Billy Joel is pledging $1 million to help save Long Island High School for the Arts from closing. »

Pearl Jam Coming to Fenway Park This Summer

Pearl Jam Coming to Fenway Park This Summer

Pearl Jam will play at Fenway Park on Aug. 5 and 7. »

Trade Old Baby Items for Discounts at Toys 'R' Us

Trade Old Baby Items for Discounts at Toys 'R' Us

Those looking for an excuse to rid their homes of old and unsafe baby items now stand to benefit from cleaning out their closets through the annual Toys "R" Us Great Trade-In event. »

DMB to Play in CT Concert Before 2017 Tour Hiatus

DMB to Play in CT Concert Before 2017 Tour Hiatus

Dave Matthews Band concerts have become a tradition come summertime in Connecticut and LiveNation has announced the singer's next performance in the state before the band goes on hiatus from touring next year. »

Bar Louie to Open in Blue Back Square

Bar Louie to Open in Blue Back Square

Connecticut residents will soon be able to enjoy the signature drinks and extensive menu that Bar Louie, a restaurant founded in Chicago, has become known for nationwide. »

The Newest Oreo Flavors Are Here

The Newest Oreo Flavors Are Here

Oreo had promised they would be releasing one brand new flavor and one fan favorite, and they didn't disappoint. As of Tuesday, shoppers can now chow down on both Cinnamon Bun and Red Velvet flavored cookies. »

BuzzFeed Features Colchester Pub As Best Irish Bar in Connecticut

BuzzFeed Features Colchester Pub As Best Irish Bar in Connecticut

BuzzFeed has dubbed a Colchester Irish Pub top o' the state and one of the best Irish pubs in the country. »

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