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Monday, May 23, 2016 at 02:51 PM EDT

Nathan's Famous Celebrates 100 Years in Coney Island

The Original Nathan's hot dog stand was opened in 1916. 100 years later the famous hot dog establishment lives and thrives! »

St. Patrick's Day by the Numbers

St. Patrick's Day by the Numbers

On March 17, millions of people across the United States, Irish or not, will revel in the celebration of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Here are some numbers that look at the history, the money,... »

Hartford Saint Patrick’s Day Set for Saturday

The St. Patrick's Day in Hartford is this Saturday, but it's much more than a parade. »

Saint Patrick’s Day Events Across Connecticut

Saint Patrick’s Day Events Across Connecticut

If you’re looking to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Connecticut, here are some of the best places where you can go green and drink green beers on this special day. »

Chick-fil-A Creates 'Cell Phone Coop Challenge'

Chick-fil-A Creates 'Cell Phone Coop Challenge'

Chick-fil-A locations across the country have started a "Cell Phone Coop Challenge" to encourage customers to spend less time on their smartphones, and more time with their families. »

St. Patrick's Day Through the Years

St. Patrick's Day Through the Years

Each year, millions of emerald-clad revelers across the U.S. take to the streets to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Whether it's attending New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade on March 17-- the oldest and... »

50 Cent: Secret Service Is Asking About 'Prop' Money

50 Cent: Secret Service Is Asking About 'Prop' Money

50 Cent says the Secret Service is now asking him about the wads of "prop" money that drew questions from the judge in his Connecticut bankruptcy case. »

Ben & Jerry's Introduces 3 New Ice Cream Flavors

Ben & Jerry's Introduces 3 New Ice Cream Flavors

Ben & Jerry's took to its new Snapchat account to announce the addition of three new flavors to its popular "Core" series. The new flavors are a "twist on some classic baked goods" with "decadent chunks... »

IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day Tues.

IHOP Celebrates National Pancake Day Tues.

Enjoy a free short stack of pancakes and help a worthy cause. »

Church Where 'Still of the Night' Was Recorded Celebrates Anniversary

Church Where 'Still of the Night' Was Recorded Celebrates Anniversary

The Five Satins recorded the iconic blues ballad “In the Still of the Night” 60 years ago this month in the basement of St. Bernadette Church in New Haven, and the lead singer is returning to the church for... »

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