Calendar turns unique page in fundraising


Tickets are on sale for the reveal party of the Tickled Pink 2015 calendar, organized by the Greater Westerly-Pawcatuck Chamber of Commerce. In the calendar, local husbands, colleagues, coaches and consultants bare (almost) all to raise money for Lawrence + Memorial Hospital Cancer Center and the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation.

Serve Here CT targets twin evils - unemployment and high student debt

Last fall, in collaboration with Child and Family’s executive director Tom Gullotta, local philanthropist Alva Greenberg launched Serve Here CT, a program that matches qualified applicants between the ages of 18 and 29 with jobs at area nonprofit organizations, schools and municipalities.

Halloween in the land of life and death

Food, music, fantastical architecture make New Orleans ideal holiday visit

It's the funniest thing

If it was up to Kristin Hartnett, life would come with a laugh track automatically installed. It's not the recycled one-liners of Steve Martin and Johnny Carson that give her a chuckle, but rather the experiences people encounter on a daily basis.

On the hunt for memories in the Bahamas

An hour after checking in to Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour in West End, Grand Bahama Island, I feel as though I've entered an Etch-a-Sketch that someone has shaken, leaving just a blank grey screen.

I Remember: Piano music amid falling leaves

Of all the seasons we liked the Geer Avenue walk best in the fall. Drafts of air hugged the ground, sending fallen leaves scurrying in little whirlpools, scraping against the sidewalks.

EDITOR'S NOTE

Catching up on a few happy items

A look at our web page and what's inside the October/November issue

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