Painting With A Twist

painting with a twist Discover your inner artist and settle in with a glass of wine or other libations. Paint along with their in-house artist to create your own work of art that you can take home at the end of the evening. Painting With A Twist provides all the painting supplies and artist instructions. […]

Connecticut Old State House

CONNECTICUT’S OLD STATE HOUSE It was the site of the Amistad Trials, sits on the site of the first witch-hanging in America (55 years before Salem), and has a museum with a two-headed calf, and a two-headed pig in a jar. Photos lovingly borrowed from CT Old State House. 800 Main Street Hartford, CT 06103 […]

Golfers’ Warehouse

golfer’s warehouse Do you like to golf? Maybe you just like to go to the driving range and see if you can hit the guy in the cart cleaning up all the balls? Maybe you want your own personalized putter for mini-golf? Either way, these guys got you. Photos lovingly borrowed from Golfer’s Warehouse. 75 […]

Naturally Dogs and Cats

Naturally Dogs and Cats Naturally Dogs and Cats caters to all your pet supply needs from natural and premium food selections to pet nutrition seminars. Treats are locally sourced and bakery items include cookies and cakes from Pastries 4 Pets. Whenever possible, Naturally Dogs and Cats stocks products manufactured in the USA and they even […]

The Tobacco Shop

the tobacco shop The Tobacco Shop is one of the oldest premier Tobacconists in Connecticut. Stop in and you’ll find a veritable wonderland of tobacco products, foreign and domestic, as well as pipes and accessories. In addition to their extensive store, they offer membership to the DeLisle Lounge, the newest addition to The Tobacco Shop. […]

Harvey & Lewis Opticians

harvey & lewis opticians Harvey & Lewis Opticians has been Greater Hartford’s leader in quality eye care for over 120 years. Visit one of the nine convenient locations offering eye exams, the latest styles in frames, and the highest quality craftsmanship. Visit for more info or to schedule an appointment online. Photos lovingly borrowed […]

Camera Bar

camera bar This is really more of an art store. The Camera Bar covers new and old styles of photography with digital equipment to darkroom supplies. You can upload photos to their website and pick them up in about an hour. Camera repair services are also available. Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:30pm, Thu: 9:00am-7:00pm. Photos lovingly borrowed from […]

Felix Shoe Repair

felix shoe repair You walk around Hartford so much that you’ve worn down the soles or heels on your favorite pair of shoes. What to do? Repair them.  Photos lovingly borrowed from Felix Shoe Repair. 5 Wells Street Hartford, CT 06103 (860) 522-1076 Desktop

Gus Fas, Tailor

GUS FAS, TAILOR Gus Fas Tailor Shop is a full service tailor for men and women that makes you feel like you have stepped into the past. The service and knowledge is impeccable, gained during the heyday of lookin’ good. (860) 278-4826. Photos lovingly borrowed from Gus Fas Tailor. 57 Pratt Street Hartford, CT 06103 […]

Gold Plus

GOLD PLUS  Gold Plus has gold. PLUS silver, necklaces, bracelets, rings, earrings, watches. (860) 246-0219. Photos lovingly borrowed from Gold Plus. 13 Asylum Street Hartford, CT 06103 (860) 246-0219 Facebook