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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 at 05:09 PM EST

Hartford Yard Goats Hold National Anthem Auditions Saturday

The Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club will hold auditions for the National Anthem over the weekend.   Singers will try out at the Spotlight Theatres on 39 Front Street in Hartford at 9 a.m. on Saturday, according to the Hartford Yard Goats’ »

Gronk Parties at Foxwoods
George Orwell's '1984' is Headed to Broadway

George Orwell's '1984' is Headed to Broadway

The hit London stage adaptation of Orwell's timely novel will premiere on Broadway this summer, in a limited engagement production set to open on June 22 at the Hudson Theatre. »

2017 Connecticut Concert Season

2017 Connecticut Concert Season

A look at some of the artists playing concerts at venues across Connecticut. »

Envoy Hotel Opening Rooftop 'Igloo' Bar
7 Most Reviled Subway Behaviors Revealed<br />

7 Most Reviled Subway Behaviors Revealed

Which subway behavior is the most obnoxious? Our viewers weigh in. »

McDonald's Turns to Chocolate for Shamrock Shake-Up

McDonald's Turns to Chocolate for Shamrock Shake-Up

It's a good day for chocolate-loving leprechauns. This year, McDonald's St. Patrick's Day-themed Shamrock Shakes are coming in a variety of chocolate flavors, the fast food chain announced. »

Grand Opening of Chick-fil-A in West Hartford Postponed

Grand Opening of Chick-fil-A in West Hartford Postponed

The Chick-fil-A in West Hartford was scheduled to open today, but it has been postponed the grand opening until tomorrow because of the heavy snow. »

Hooters Opening Fast-Casual Spinoff Hoots

Hooters Opening Fast-Casual Spinoff Hoots

During the first few weeks of January, “New Year, New Me” became a popular mantra. Hooters seems to have taken the words to heart and made good on its New Year’s resolution. The restaurant chain, known for its... »

Rooftop 'Igloo' Bar Now Open in Boston

Rooftop 'Igloo' Bar Now Open in Boston

Rooftop cocktail bars are all the rage in the summer. But in the winter, Boston's frigid temperatures can make them a tough sell. But it looks like The Envoy Hotel may have figured out a solution. »

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Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
NBC Connecticut is connecting you with a “cool” way to give back to the community! We’re freezing for a reason at the 2017 Penguin Plunge, supporting Special Olympics of Connecticut! Read more
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