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Two Connecticut lottery players won big last week

Two Connecticut residents are walking away with full pockets, so to speak, after winning big with the Connecticut lottery last week. A $2 million Powerball ticket was sold in Milford on Jan. 19. According to the Connecticut Lottery, the winning ticket correctly matched the five numbers of the drawing. That ticket was claimed two days later by an unnamed Milford resident.

Dog Haus Is a Hotspot for Brats and Comfort Food in Mohegan Lake

Dog Haus is the place to be for decadent dogs, heaping hamburgers, and some of the best Nashville chicken this side of the Mason-Dixon. With a soft opening in December, Dog Haus in Mohegan Lake sits on an otherwise low-key corner in the Cortlandt Town Center — a location previously occupied by a Payless and, ages prior, a Nathan’s Famous.

Woman Saves Baby Turtles from Alleged Soup Chef in Flooded Danbury Parking Lot

This story has it all, from soup to nuts and it took place right here in Danbury. I'm a little late (very late) on this one but if I don't tell this story, who will? I found a video on Tik Tok that was posted on September of 2021 right after Hurricane Ida. If you believe the young woman who posted the video, she saved the lives of a pair of baby turtles that day.

Opening Alert: Picanha, West Nyack, NY

Picanha Brazilian Steakhouse, a new restaurant and bar, has opened their latest location at Palisades Center Mall in West Nyack. This opening is part of their first expansion outside their home territory of Philadelphia. The restaurant offers authentic Brazilian cuisine, with a “focus on the art of roasting high quality...
New Haven Register

New Brookfield hair salon hopes to ‘Elevate’ experience: ‘We can create that safe place’

BROOKFIELD — Elevate. It’s a simple word, and one that felt right for Amanda Hine’s new business venture. This was the first hair salon she had opened on her own, despite more than 15 years in the business, and she wanted a name that encapsulated both her own big step, something that implied growth, and the kind of experience she wanted clients to have.

24 Best Hudson River Valley Restaurants for Chicken Wings

Super Bowl Sunday is getting closer and closer, and we are in for a good game this year. Just watch highlights of any of the games from this passed weekend. The Los Angeles Rams beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last night, ensuring that this year is not just another Tom Brady Invitational. Us New Yorkers are sad that our Buffalo Bills were beaten by the Kansas City Chiefs, but what a game that was, watching it as it went into overtime. The 49er's and the Bengals both advance, only winning their games by 3 points each. At this point, whoever is in the Super Bowl, it is going to be a phenomenal game!