The E List

An Excruciatingly Opinionated Guide to the Shoreline


Our Favorite Lobster Rolls

When I moved to Connecticut from Massachusetts seventeen years ago, I fell hard for the most quintessential of summer eats: the hot, buttered lobster roll.

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festivals 2016

30 Summer Festivals

We’ve updated our list of Shoreline summer festivals for 2016. Whether it’s strawberries, blues, wine, oysters or art you’re after, you'll find a festival here.

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Tour de Lyme 2016

We're teaming up with Niantic Bay Bicycles for the Tour de Lyme. Routes for all riders from families to serious cyclists, plus a food truck picnic at the finish, to benefit the Lyme Land Conservation Trust.

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About Erica

Anyone in the fashion industry will tell you it’s impossible to get out, but I finally did. After 25 years of owning and buying for specialty retail companies, I launched The E List, a weekly newsletter about the best of the CT Shoreline. Since 2008, I’ve been shouting out the small businesses between New Haven

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Outdoor Yoga

This year, join yogis of all levels on 7/22 at the Ocean House Beach at 7:30 for an evening of yoga, live music provided by Will Evans of Barefoot Truth and fire dancing!

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Cafe Flo

Big news at Cafe Flo this year: they've decamped from the Landscape Center Barn to the long swath of terrace smack on the banks of the Lieutenant River. You'll instantly understand how this view galvanized the Lyme Art Colony in the first place.

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2010 Best of the Shoreline

You asked me. I didn't know. I asked you. You answered. Here are the results of the "vote for your favorite" reader's poll. Click here to read more about what The E List readers love on the Shoreline. Thanks for voting!

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