Announcing the Winner of the Horton Point Lighthouse Photo Contest

The Southold Historical Society is happy to announce the winner of the Horton Point Lighthouse Anniversary Photo Contest.  The contest received over 100 entries during July and August. A selected jury reviewed all entries and awarded the winner. The winning photograph was submitted by Sean P. Mills and shows a beautiful landscape of Horton Point Read More

Join the Mystic Aquarium Animal Rescue Team!

Learning about marine animals is great. Coming eye-to-eye with them at Mystic Aquarium is even better. But being part of helping them out is the best! And now you can join the team and become a First Responder for our Animal Rescue Program. Janelle Schuh, Mystic Aquarium’s Stranding Coordinator for its Animal Rescue Program, answers Read More

Test Drive a Tesla This Week at Saybrook Point Inn

Tesla is traveling across North America with their first-ever mobile gallery. Pulled by an Airstream Model X SUV, which can tow up to 5,000 lbs, the custom Airstream trailer is retrofitted to showcase all interior and exterior vehicle options. Sign up for a Free Test Drive of the Tesla Model S or Model X at Read More

Music on the Green New Haven to Feature Sheila E and The Stylistics

New Haven is gearing up to host its annual free concert series, Music On The Green, presented by Yale-New Haven Health. These two special Saturday events will feature the soulful sounds of The Stylistics on July 22 and the renowned, chart-topping singer/percussionist Sheila E. on July 29. Each concert will start promptly at 7:30 p.m. with no opening acts featured. “We’re Read More

Foxwoods Resort Casino Presents Mamma Mia July 14-17

Mamma Mia at Foxwoods Resort Casino Rounding out The Broadway Series at Foxwoods will be the farewell tour of international smash hit “Mamma Mia!” with daily shows July 14 through 17. “Mamma Mia!” is one of the most successful musicals of all time, the eighth longest running show in Broadway history and one of only Read More

Disney Newsies is Coming to Connecticut Rep July 6-16

Adapted from the Disney film, Newsies features a Tony Award-winning score by Alan Menken and Jack Feldman.   Set in New York City at the turn of the century, a ragged band of newsboys take on the titans of publishing, Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst.  Inspired by the “Newsboy Strike of 1899”, this fictionalized story explores themes Read More

Mystic Knotwork Opens Second Location in Mystic

The Beaudoin family has been tying nautical knots for 60 years in the Mystic area. Mystic Knotwork, owned and operated by the Beaudoin family, is dedicated to preserving the New England nautical tradition of knot tying. Started by Alton Beaudoin in 1957, the company is celebrating 60 years of American Made craftsmanship. They’ve been honored as Read More

Day Tripping to Lake Compounce + Discount Coupon

We visited Lake Compounce today and had a blast! Lake Compounce is truly a family theme park.  The weather held out and while there were lots of people at the park, it wasn’t overcrowded so there was no real wait or long lines. The rides are amazing and such a thrill to ride. Some of Read More

6 Essential Home Garden Resource Books

You can never have too many garden books in your home library. Garden books are a great source of information and reference. While you can search for anything online these days, pulling out a book from the shelf is still a great way to get the help you need. These well-written books are easy to Read More

How to Build a DIY Greenhouse Under $100

If you like to garden then you will want to read on to learn how you can build a DIY Greenhouse for under $100. The step-by-step instructions are provided in the book, Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners, by Chris Gleason. This full color book is your guide to 21 handmade garden structures and Read More