Andrew DaRosa, The Middletown Press

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Recent articles by Andrew:

Connecticut's 'haunted' attractions gear up for Halloween months in advance

Connecticut's haunted attractions and stores, such as Lake Compounce and Spirit Halloween, are slowly gearing up for the Halloween season. → Read More

CT Lottery's largest prize awarded in July was more than $400K

As hype only increases for the $1.1 billion Mega Millions jackpot, other Connecticut Lottery players are winning prizes of upwards to $414,434 this month. → Read More

What to know about the $1.1 billion Mega Millions jackpot in Connecticut

The $1.1 billion jackpot is currently one of the largest in the history of the Mega Millions. → Read More

$30K Mega Millions ticket sold in CT while jackpot surpasses $1 billion

While no one hit the Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday night, one Connecticut resident walked away with a $30,000 prize. → Read More

Connecticut Powerball ticket wins $50k while Mega Millions climbs to $790M

Saturday night's Powerball drawing had one lucky player win $50,000. The Mega Millions has also climbed to $790M and is among the top recent jackpots. → Read More

Powder Ridge Festival seeks to conjure memories of the 'greatest show that never was'

Fifty-two years after the unceremonious cancelation of the Powder Ridge Rock Festival, the Powder Ridge Mountain Park's Mountain Music series is honoring its past with the Powder Ridge Festival on July 30. → Read More

Devoted superfans keep DMB coming back to CT every year: 'Dave Matthews Band has changed my life'

Dave Matthews has made a legacy of playing Connecticut outdoors more than any other live performer. → Read More

Demi Lovato announces Connecticut stop on upcoming tour

Singer and former Disney star Demi Lovato will be bringing their upcoming tour to Connecticut this Fall. → Read More

'Baby Shark Live' leads kids shows at Stamford's Palace Theatre

"Baby Shark Live," "KIDZ Bop" and Disney's DCappella will all be kid-friendly performances coming to the Palace Theatre in Stamford. → Read More

$1.6M prize was CT Lottery's largest in April

More than 100 Connecticut Lottery players hit the jackpot with large prizes in April. → Read More

Caesar dressing from Whole Foods recalled in CT, among other states

A voluntary recall by Van Law Food Products Inc. has impacted Whole Foods products in Connecticut. → Read More

Bridgeport's Sound On Sound music festival announces daily lineups, single day tickets

After announcing its complete lineup in February, Bridgeport's Sound On Sound music festival has revealed its daily lineup for its two-day event on Sept. 24 and 25. → Read More

What is the most iconic eatery in Connecticut?

As the dust settles, the remaining eight restaurants will duke it out. Which gastronomic spot will take home the title of the most iconic restaurant in the state? → Read More

ParaConn, CT's paranormal convention, returns to Ansonia in July

Connecticut's first-ever paranormal convention is returning to Ansonia for its second iteration. → Read More

The Lumineers, Brandi Carlile, The National lead inaugural Sound On Sound lineup

Sound On Sound, Bridgeport's newest music festival, has announced its full lineup. → Read More

Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, J Balvin among A-listers performing in CT in 2022

From country's biggest stars to arena-shaking shows from rock icons, Connecticut has everything for every sort of live music fan. → Read More

Stevie Nicks to headline Bridgeport's Sound On Sound music festival

Stevie Nicks, vocalist for Fleetwood Mac, will headline the Saturday evening of Bridgeport's new Sound On Sound music festival in September. → Read More

Dave Matthews Band announces first Hartford summer show in 3 years

Dave Matthews Band has announced its annual summer tour with its first date in Hartford... → Read More

3 Connecticut Lottery players won over $2M in January

Three lottery players alone managed to win over $2,000,000 in prizes each, with the... → Read More

Dave Matthews to headline Bridgeport's Sound on Sound music festival

Bridgeport's new festival has found its first headliner. → Read More