The air was as heavy as it was thick. Magnificent dark clouds rose high from the west, but there was not a drop of rain or the slightest breeze. The calm was surreal and made me uneasy. An eerie orange glow hung over my land where the birds suddenly stopped their calling and then it...
After tramping 18 miles through dense forests, alongside fast-flowing streams and over rocky ridges on eastern Connecticut’s Nipmuck Trail, our four-member group at last trudged toward what we believed was a parking lot where we had dropped off a car nearly nine hours earlier.
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The path, which begins at the Preston Community Park, just north of the Ledyard border at the intersection of Route 117 and Route 2A, now continues south for a mile and a quarter. This weekend, another mile-long section is scheduled to open; hiking...
The Mystic River Historical Society has an extensive collection of parade images, many of which you can browse online.The Mystic River Historical Society has an extensive collection of parade images, many of which you can browse online.