Taking the plunge
John Winder, top, waits his turn as Jay Dickey plunges into the waters of Glasgo Pond in Griswold Friday, July 19, 2019 to cool off as extreme heat blankets the region.
Winder and Dickey were at the swimming hole with Elsa Muscarella, all from Norwich, and her dog "Blueberry".
"it's one of the last places you can go and just have fun," said Dickey.
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