Tia Hrusa models a positive approach to life


You might find model Tia Hrusa at Dodd Stadium, working a promotion for Yuengling Beer, greeting, socializing, and taking photos with patrons.

Wisconsin Dells offer suprising delights

Destinations can seem so pre-determined — catchy jingles on a hurdy-gurdy, calendar images on a carousel — that travelers can ignore what's nearby. Sometimes, within reach of the main attraction, are hidden grottoes, architectural marvels, even elephants bathing in a river.

Mystic group puts families first

“Every year in January, a count is done of the homeless families in the area, a snapshot of homelessness,” says Denise Collins, executive director of MASH. “Between 2010 and 2014, the numbers have been pretty much constant. Typically, there are around 50 families a night in shelter or transitional shelter.”

Marvel Home Decorating gives new meaning to 'personal space'

Although clients rely on her eye for trends and creativity, Gail Grillo isn’t constantly reinventing the wheel in her own home’s decor.

Viality Spa - an oasis in Old Lyme

There's a theme running through Vitality Spa owner Lindsay Eisensmith's life, a theme with its roots in childhood, when chronic pain led her mother on a search for relief.

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