NOBODY can drive on ice. I don't care if you were raised in Norway, or Alaska, Or Antarctia..... Unless you have 2" spikes on your tires you can not drive on ice, and then, if you have spikes, you can't drive on any other surface.
I had to check the calendar. If this was 2 months from now, it would make some sense, but..... Front page of the NYT and an article on "gourmet frozen pizza"?!
Sally's is a thinner crust even than Pepe's. It's hard to transport therefore. Another place that gets good reviews regularly is/was BAR..... I never had their pie, so I can't really comment except that one of the two owners was/is a real asshole.
Back in the day, there was The Spot Apizza. A...
Modern is third after Sally's and Frank Pepe's, Zupardi's in West Haven is a close contender, and Bella Lisa in North Branford can compare with any of them on a good night.
Mystic Pizza is pretty bad. Better than you can get anywhere in North Florida, but they really shouldn't try to compete in CT.
Your wants are diverse. Obviously closer to the sound is better for sailing. There are good hiking trails throughout the state, but north west is best. Condos /townhouses are endemic in CT at this point. Stay out of crime ridden areas, like West Hartford, Bloomfield, and East Widsor. (Not to...