Sizzling Summer Restaurant Crawl in New Canaan

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Sizzling Summer Restaurant Crawl in New Canaan

Put this on your summer must-do-list, CT Taste Tours have returned with a self guided restaurant tour in New Canaan, Connecticut - where you can dine at three exclusive venues in one night, savoring a different course in each. An easy self-guided walking tour, with up to 40 minutes in each of the featured restaurants and only three minutes walking in total. Start at the modern and elegant elm restaurant, where Executive Chef Luke Venner will wow you with his Squash Blossom Fritter and zucchin...    

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Fun Foods for the Fourth of July

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Fun Foods for the Fourth of July

Favorite recipes that are fun to serve on the Fourth of July. Independence Day was always a particularly festive occasion in our family. For months leading up to the holiday my grandpa Joe would grow out his snow-white goatee. Then when the big day came “Uncle Sam” and grandma as “Aunt Samantha” would participate in parades and events in the community, handing out flags and encouraging people to register to vote and participate civically. He was a proud patriot and we enjoyed seei...    

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WIN A $500 LORNA JANE GIFT CARD

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WIN A $500 LORNA JANE GIFT CARD

Pretty simple really. You fill out this entry form, and we'll enter you in for a chance to win a $500 Lorna Jane gift card. *This contest is open to U.S.A residents 21 years of age and older. This winner will be selected by Lorna Jane. Only one entry per person is permitted. Contest is open as of June 1st, 2015 and closes June 30th, 2015. Winner will be drawn July 1st, 2015, notified by email and name published on lornajane.com. The prize is a $500 USD Lorna Jane gift card, valid ...    

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The Great American BBQ Company’s Summer “Pop-Up” Restaurant Opens in White Plains

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The Great American BBQ Company’s  Summer “Pop-Up” Restaurant Opens in White Plains

New York Hospitality Group’s (NYHG) Great American BBQ Company (GABBQ) celebrated its seasonal grand opening on Monday, June 1st with a ribbon cutting attended by 100 guests, including Deputy County Executive Kevin Plunkett and White Plains Mayor Tom Roach. Visitors enjoyed complimentary tastings of classic barbecue specialties and a selection of beverages while mingling and posing for photos. GABBQ’s Carolina pulled pork, sweet corn pudding, braised beef brisket, and St. Louis ribs are usua...    

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Fierce Fitness Tips for a Sleek Summer Figure Right Now!

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Fierce Fitness Tips for a Sleek Summer Figure Right Now!

IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO GET IN SHAPE Fierce Fitness Tips for a Sleek Summer Figure Right Now! With summer comes family vacations, changing schedules for your children, traveling for work, and a full calendar of social activities. For those who may not work out regularly, the intention is to start working out with the New Year. However, the motivation comes and goes and before you know it summer is here and that swimsuit you packed away is now snug in all the wrong areas. US Open bod...    

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Blue Mirror Polarized Aviators only $22

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Blue Mirror Polarized Aviators only $22

Get that classically cool look with these Madison & Mulholland polarized mirrored blue aviator-style sunglasses! They come with a case so you can take them on the go and a microfiber cloth to keep them free of fingerprints. Just in time for vacation season, these sunglasses are here to give you a brand new look before you hit the road for your summer adventures. ...    

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7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Go To Bed With Someone

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7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Go To Bed With Someone

The latest episode of The Bachelorette where the show’s star, Kaitlyn, has sex with one of her many suitors and then seems to regret it the next morning has sparked a heated conversation in this country about casual sex. Whether you agree with Kaitlyn’s choice to engage in casual sex or not, a question for many of us, who aren’t on a reality TV show, is: how can we make sure we are making sexual choices that we won’t live to regret? Barbara Lee, author of the book Sacred Sex...    

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The Tax Credit That Makes Summer Day Camp Affordable

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The Tax Credit That Makes Summer Day Camp Affordable

School's out, summer’s almost here and it’s time to start preparing for day camp! While you are checking and double checking your summer camp list, additional costs will start to pile up from clothing and supplies to snacks and insect repellants. All these extra expenses can lead to worry and stress, but there’s good news! The Child and Dependent Care Credit provides a tax break for childcare expenses, including summer day camp! There are several qualifications you need to meet in ...    

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Inside the Outside: Five Self-Taught Artists from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation Opening in July at the Katonah Museum of Art

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Inside the Outside: Five Self-Taught Artists from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation Opening in July at the Katonah Museum of Art

Highlights from the art collection of the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation will be presented in a group exhibition at the Katonah Museum of Art from July 19 to October 11, 2015. Featuring a focused look at five artists – James Castle, Thornton Dial, Nellie Mae Rowe, Bill Traylor, and Willie Young – the exhibition considers the contributions of a select group of artists who eschewed formal training to embark on their separate journeys, resulting in astoundingly open and imaginative bodies of ...    

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Poolside Party at The Castle Hotel & Spa

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Poolside Party at The Castle Hotel & Spa

Join radio host and food writer Kate Schlientz of IntoxiKate.com at The Castle Hotel & Spa tokick off their Poolside Summer Pairing Series this Thursday, June 25th, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The event features all you can eat passed appetizers from Equus Restaurant (menu below) paired with IntoxiKate favorite Spiked Seltzer. The Westchester #FoodieNation receives a special rate—$53.50 including tax and gratuity. (Tickets are regularly $68 per person plus tax and gratuity.) To RSVP...    

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