Miscellaneous

When Teriyaki Box came to Manchester this summer, it offered customers a new way to enjoy stir fry, sushi, and hibachi. Its chefs whip up your hibachi bowl to your exact specifications while you watch. Start by selecting the centerpiece of your meal, such as chicken, beef, shrimp, salmon, tofu, or veggies. Then pick a… Read more »

The Wood Memorial Library and Museum is more than just a lending library, and it's more than just a historical museum. It's also a place where the community comes for special educational events that offer a type of learning that extends beyond the written page or the passive educational exhibit. In October alone, the Wood… Read more »

Consider this your last call to visit Manchester's Spruce Street Market. Ending for the season on Oct. 4, the Spruce Street Market takes over 153 and 160 Spruce Street on Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. So after work, head over to grab the perfect ingredients for dinner as well as supplies for fresh… Read more »

With autumn right around the corner, Wright's Orchard in Tolland will soon see an influx of apple-pickers. Some of the orchard's apples are already in season, like the Gala and the Gingergold apples. Honeycrisp apples ripen to perfectly pink around September 5th; Cortland apples are ready to be juiced starting September 15th; and Macoun, the… Read more »

If you think the burger is a totally American eat, then you probably haven't been to Artisanal Burger Company in Manchester yet. Its signature ramen burger breaks the mold. In place of a traditional sesame seed bun, the ramen burger features a bun crafted out of ramen noodles. A juicy beef patty, kimchi, and sriracha… Read more »

It only took Steven Murray—or "Cheeks," as his friends call him—less than a year to take Cheeks Chicken & Waffles from a food truck to a permanent brick-and-mortar location in Manchester. That's thanks, in part, to fans of the business, who offered their unwavering support in the form of frequent take-out orders. But their loyalty… Read more »

Today, sports cars come from all over the world. But in the '50s, '60s, and '70s, British sports cars reigned as the most highly coveted upscale roadsters. The 37th Annual British Motorcar Show at Wickham Park pays homage to this era, inviting present-day owners of British cars to come out and show off their unique… Read more »

The year was 1979, and the fire station at the corner of Pine Street and Hartford Road in Manchester was about to meet a cruel fate. After all, it had been around since 1901, and since it was no longer in use, then-Town Manager Bob Weiss knew that he would have to demolish unless anyone… Read more »

If you're strolling through Manchester this weekend and come across a fleet of vintage cars, that can only mean one thing: Cruisin' on Main Street is back! Returning for its 17th year at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 6, this annual event brings antique and classic cars (pre 1980) to Main Street Manchester for five… Read more »

Corey's Catsup and Mustard is named for the condiments that customers routinely use to embellish the signature burgers and fries. Although, in most cases, the food is already infused with so much flavor that really no additional condiments are necessary. Take, for example, the signature 7-Burger. It boasts a pair of peppercorn-infused Angus beef patties… Read more »

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