A look at recent reviews of Thong, Nana's Byrek and Neon Chicken

Chicken Dumplings at Thong (Ann Baldelli)

Thong 15 Railroad Ave., Westerly (401) 348-0511 If you like heat, try the Crazy Noodles at Thong Thai restaurant, and you won’t be disappointed. But if you’d prefer not to have your mouth go numb, there’s...

New England Food Truck Festival set for Aug. 31-Sept. 1 at Mohegan Sun

NoRA Cupcake Co. will be part of the New England Food Truck Festival at Mohegan Sun. 
Sean D. Elliot/The Day

The New England Food Truck Festival returns for a fourth year at Mohegan Sun on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1. This festival will include more than 30 food trucks, live music, entertainment for kids, face painting, and field games. Aug. 31 ends with a fireworks show at 9:15 p.m. The...

New London's Spring Food Stroll returns Wednesday

A past New London Fall Food Stroll (The Day file photo)

Here’s the game plan: Drink a lot of water from now till Tuesday night. That way, you can expand your stomach. Then, don’t eat or drink at all Wednesday … until you hit New London Main Street’s Spring Food Stroll at 5:30 p.m. and stuff yourself...

Want to find radishes' sweet side? Fire up your ovens.

Roasted radishes with crispy lentils and buttermilk (Photo by Stacy Zarin Goldberg for The Washington Post)

As with so many vegetables, roasting brings out radishes' sweet side, and they soften without getting mushy.

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Rick's List — Trick Endings in TV Commercials Edition

If you read novels or watch films or any TV series with a continual story arc, you're more than aware of a little plot device called the "twist ending." At this point, there are ZERO narratives in the world that don't contain a plot...

A smashing good time at the Essex River Race

Of all the things that can go awry during a chaotic boat race on a winding river with a narrow channel — running aground, flipping over or cramping up — I hadn’t foreseen one other misadventure last Saturday: slamming into a...

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Marc Anthony — Nov. 3 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $61-$161

Chris Tucker — Aug. 10 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $25-$45

Of Monsters and Men — Sept. 7 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $24.75-$44.75

Shawn Colvin — Aug. 13 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $68

Lorna Luft — Aug. 7 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $45

"Game of Thrones" Live Concert Experience — Sept. 11 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $25-$99.50