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Yale University’s Center for British Art

Yale University’s Center for British Art

People say you get what you pay for. But that’s not always, strictly the case. At Yale University’s Center for British Art, it’s most definitely not the case. An hour and a half’s drive from New York City will deliver you to New Haven, home of the ivy-clad heart of America’s ivy league. In the …

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Connecticut’s artful all American in New Britain

Connecticut’s artful all American in New Britain

In the small New England state of Connecticut, it’s capital, Hartford is known for three things: insurance companies, the home of Mark Twain, and the seat of government. But, drive less than ten miles south of the city to a place fittingly named New Britain to discover the most compelling reason to stop for a …

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Liv’s Connecticut coastal adventure

Liv’s Connecticut coastal adventure

Seafood restaurants line Connecticut’s eastern shoreline, but many are either very limited, with choices of fried or broiled, or are so gourmet, one wonders how the seafood can possibly be tasted after it’s been glazed with an emulsion of at least five different ingredients. A middle ground was all I wanted. A place where I could get great local fish, with an option other than butter. And I found it.

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