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Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 06:59 PM EDT

'Breaking Bad' Pop Up Restaurant Headed to LA, NYC

Somebody Better Call Saul. Gus Fring's infamous chicken chain featured in the TV show "Breaking Bad" is coming to downtown Los Angeles for two days. The pop-up restaurant will feature Fring's famous curly fries... »

Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups

Starbucks Unveils Colorful Spring Coffee Cups

Spring is almost here, and Starbucks is getting into the spirit by unveiling spring coffee cups for the first time. »

Celebrate Women's History Month in Connecticut

Celebrate Women's History Month in Connecticut

March, usually a time of Irish celebration, also acts as Women’s History Month in the United States. Here are some places in Connecticut observing women’s impact on American... »

Click for Candy: How Online Retailers Boost Impulse Buys

Click for Candy: How Online Retailers Boost Impulse Buys

Supermarket layouts are carefully calibrated to tempt people into impulsive purchases, and now food makers are trying to adapt their strategies as people do more of their shopping online. Part of the worry for... »

Peeps-Flavored Oreo Cookies Are Here

Move over peanut butter and jelly, a new flavor fusion is sweetening up store shelves. Oreo and Peeps have joined forces for “Peeps Oreo Sandwich Cookies.” »

Free Pancakes! IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day

Free Pancakes! IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day

Grab your fork and knife! Tuesday is National Pancake Day at IHOP. Diners can enjoy a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.. In exchange, customers will be asked to consider making a... »

St. Patrick’s Day Events Across Connecticut

St. Patrick’s Day Events Across Connecticut

Get out your green clothes and celebrate the luck of the Irish! Here are a few of the state's St. Patrick's Day parades and events.    Hartford: The state’s capitol city will hold its... »

Mardi Gras Specials and Events in Connecticut

Mardi Gras Specials and Events in Connecticut

Windsor: Nat Hayden’s is serving Jambalaya, Shrimp and Grits, and hush puppees on Fat Tuesday. Plus, every Friday during Lent, Nat Hayden’s will be serving a special fish dinner.   New... »

Hartford Yard Goats Hold National Anthem Auditions Saturday

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. »

'A Particular Set of Skills': 'Taken' Prequel Set for Debut

“Taken,” a modern-day, nail-biting thriller, follows the story of Bryan Mills in a new television series that takes place 30 years before the movie of the same name. As he fights to overcome the trauma of... »

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