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A peaceful, insightful, meaningful environment

A peaceful, insightful, meaningful environment »

By: Karena Garrity

For many of us, the holiday season equals the season of anxiety, but it doesn’t have to be that way. With the help of the 5,000-year-old, ancient design idea... more

Against the Tide: Jerome Rand Circumnavigating Sailor

Against the Tide: Jerome Rand Circumnavigating Sailor »

By: Lindsay Rizza

Bitter End Yacht Club's (BEYC) beloved watersports director, Jerome Rand, sailed 28,000 miles into an epic, solo non-stop circumnavigation of the globe. His... more

An Aerial History Lesson

An Aerial History Lesson »

By: Karena Garrity

Imagine getting the chance to explore every nook and cranny of the 410 mile Connecticut River, from its mouth in Old Saybrook, to its source, a small pond,... more

The subtle genius of the small-town business

The subtle genius of the small-town business »

By: Jackie Nappo

A walk through picturesque Madison leaves pedestrians, no matter where they hail from, with a sense of such belonging that they could swear they’ve lived... more

Why bury the hatchet when you can throw it

Why bury the hatchet when you can throw it »

By: Jackie Nappo

It’s you and the bullseye.  You’ve seen your fair share of these, mostly when you were younger, maybe in college.  It was different back then. You might... more

Swallow Synchronicity

Swallow Synchronicity »

By: Karena Garrity

Nature is most beautiful when it gives way to instinct, which is the impetuous for the magical occurrence which happens each year on Goose Island, just off the... more

Flying Private in Connecticut

Flying Private in Connecticut »

By: Gina Zammit

Have you ever dreamed of jetting off on a private plane? Contrary to popular belief, flying private is not a luxury reserved just for the mega rich. In fact,... more

Musical Forces At the Ivoryton Playhouse

Musical Forces At the Ivoryton Playhouse »

By: Karena Garrity

Steeped in a bath of small town history, the Ivoryton Playhouse is not only iconic for its shows, but also for its narrative. The charming, picturesque... more

Head on out for dinner…. And BYOB

Head on out for dinner…. And BYOB »

By: Karena Garrity

Pack up your travel cooler with your favorite libations and head out to enjoy, friends, family and outdoor dining at one of the many Connecticut shoreline’s... more

Greenwich Polo Ponies

Greenwich Polo Ponies »

By: Lindsay Rizza

Nestled in the beautiful backcountry of Connecticut, Greenwich Polo Club was established in 1981 and is recognized as one of the elite high-goal polo venues... more

The Wild Mushroom Hunter

The Wild Mushroom Hunter »

By: Sherri Daley

Perhaps your idea of a vacation is a river boat trip up Peruvian Amazon, disembarking to explore the dense rain forests with their towering trees and dripping... more

The Coastal Traveller at MGM Springfield

The Coastal Traveller at MGM Springfield »

By: Staff

As part of the highly anticipated arrival of Massachusetts’ first gaming resort, MGM Springfield will unleash the excitement and energy of its open-air... more

The Buzz About West Nile

The Buzz About West Nile »

By: Karena Garrity

It’s been super hot and super humid and the mosquitoes that carry the West Nile virus are loving it! According to Philip Armstrong, Director of the... more

Mexican Marvels at Milagro Café in Stonington

Mexican Marvels at Milagro Café in Stonington »

By: Staff

Celebrating ten years in business, Stonington’s Milagro Café is a quaint Mexican eatery with authentic roots. Owner Martin Zavala hails from Mexico... more

Total Health and Fitness

Total Health and Fitness »

By: Karena Garrity

Creating a family, as well as a fitness community, Privé Swiss Fitness located bi-coastally at the shops at Water’s Edge in Westbrook, (formerly Fitness on... more

Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch »

By: Tom Soboleski

The friendly nudists of one Connecticut town. Meandering down narrow lanes past centuries-old stone walls and rustic pastures on a sun-splashed Saturday in... more

Blue Crab Heaven

Blue Crab Heaven »

By: Staff

Global warming already has begun to transform Long Island Sound, according to many marine scientists, creating climate-change winners, like blue crabs,... more

Saying Goodbye is Never Easy

Saying Goodbye is Never Easy »

By: Karena Garrity

A three rifle volley solute was fired, the solemn notes of Taps hung in the humid air and salty wet tears flowed freely during the celebration of life for... more

Older than Dinosaurs

Older than Dinosaurs »

By: Karena Garrity

For the past 445 million years, horseshoe crabs have been in existence, pre-dating humans, dinosaurs and pretty much life as we presently know it. However, in... more

Fisch is on The River 105.9

Fisch is on The River 105.9 »

By: David Fisch

An 80’s Summer Playlist...by Fisch from The River 105.9 Don Henley: Boys of Summer … A must have on EVERY summer playlist – timeless. Real Life: Send... more