Local Businesses

Paradise Pizza, Invisible Angels Team Up Against Cancer

Where: 624 So. Colony Road, Wallingford CT Hours: M – Th 11am – 10pm, F – Sa 11am – 11pm, Sun 12pm – 10pm What: Pizza, calzones, chicken wings, stuffed breads, salads and more Wallingford’s “Heavenly” Pizza Spot! If the rumors we’ve been hearing about Paradise Pizza are true – and we have it on …

Wallingford CT Companies Hold Grand Openings

Three local businesses recently held Grand Openings in Wallingford: Go Go Froyo What: Frozen Yogurt Where: 6 No. Main Street (at Simpson Court) Hours: 11:00AM – 10:00PM, seven days a week Phone: 203-626-9160 Web site: https://www.facebook.com/GoGoFroYoFrozenYogurtLounge Go Go Froyo has a selection of frozen yogurt flavors that you serve yourself from taps in the wall. …

4th Annual Wallingford Holiday Stroll Fast Approaching

While the recent balmy temperatures may not show it, the calendar certainly does: It’s December, and Christmas is so close you can taste it. In fact, it’s 19 shopping days close, if that brings it into closer focus for ya! But it’s also time once again for Wallingford Center, Inc.’s 4th Annual Holiday Stroll through …

Rockin’Rob’s Brings 50’s Flair to Seafood and More

I think it’s a safe bet that the vast majority of people who have visited Mohegan Sun Casino have probably made a stop at Johnny Rocket’s 50’s style burger joint. It’s a quaint little place, with red vinyl booths, wait staff that wear white uniforms and paper hats, vintage wall décor, and jukeboxes at every …

Wallingford Applebee’s Closes, To Be Replaced By Plaza Azteca

A couple months ago we heard that Applebee’s, one of our favorite local restaurants, was closing. This was surprising, as whenever we went there the place was very busy, and no reason for the closing was given. It’s always sad to see a local business close, so we were glad to see that the space …

What’s For Lunch in Wallingford?

Being the sucker for good food that I am, I’m always happy when I find a new place that serves up good grub. While out running errands today, the wife and I decided to try out a relatively new eatery in town, a place with the quaintly endearing name of “Knuckleheads”. We knew it had …

Meriden to Host “Nites in the City”

If you’re like us and enjoy a good glass of wine or a frosty beer from time to time, then this Thursday and Friday nights will be a good time to be in the Silver City as Meriden hosts the 11th Annual Nites in the City, a two night event showcasing some great examples of …

Connecticut Wine Trail 2011: Paradise Hills Vineyards

Connecticut Wine Trail 2011: Paradise Hills Vineyards As some of our readers may remember, we made it a point to visit as many of Connecticut’s wineries as we could last year, and got a little more than half-way through the 29 stops on the Wine Trail. During our travels we kept hearing about a new …

Fratelli Pizza Rustica Restaurant, Wallingford CT

Fratelli Pizza Rustica Restaurant, Wallingford CT I do the cooking at my house. I kind of inherited the position after my wife’s mother passed away in 2007, not because of my skill with a skillet, but because I had the most time to do it. As time passed, I learned my way around the kitchen …