Category Archives: Antiques

Americana Memories ~ College Pennants

Where did you go to college? Chances are Steven Melillo has a vintage pennant for your school. He is passionate about pennants and has named his company Americana Memories because he says “a lot of people consider college to be the best time of their lives. When people see a pennant from where they were in Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, NYBERG Interviews, Small Business, Vintage | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Robert S. Greenberg, Keeper Of New Haven’s Treasures

It’s a walk down memory lane with a New Haven man who is the keeper of thousands of treasures that tell us about the history of the Elm City. Robert Greenberg’s Grandfather started the collection and Greenberg watched him build it as a kid and now has the lead on this in the city. Greenberg’s Read more…

Also posted in Featured, New Haven County, NYBERG Interviews, Vintage | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

You’ll Love This Sale at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

Vintage Collectors & Antique Aficionados: Tags & Treasures Sale April 2 and 3 at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum   Wethersfield, Conn. (March 22, 2016) –Collectors of vintage oddities, artifacts and antiques will be rummaging for this year’s hottest collectibles at the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum Tags & Treasures Sale, on Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, Hartford County, Museum | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Made In Connecticut Expo ~ May 14th & 15th

It’s back for a second year. The Annual Made In Connecticut Expo will be held at the Farmington Polo Grounds on May 14th and 15th 2016.  The hours are from 11 am to 6pm both days. More than 300 Connecticut made companies, large and small will be showing their wares in the categories of: Food and Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, Hartford County, Innovators and Entrepreneurs, Small Business | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments closed

Art And Connecticut’s Craft Beers

“Art & Craft Beer” Fundraiser forGuilford Art Center features local CT breweries Sample some of Connecticut’s best craft brews at Guilford Art Center’s Art & Craft Beer event, scheduled for Friday, March 4 from 6-8:30 pm at Guilford Art Center. Guests are invited to try a selection of beers from area breweries, including DuVig, Stony Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, New Haven County, Small Business | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Saybrook Country Barn And Shops Have Stood The Test Of Time

Have you been to Saybrook Country Barn and their shops in Old Saybrook, Connecticut? It’s sprawling. You name it you’ll find it, furniture, drapery, gifts and clothing and on and on and on. There is even a restaurant on site called Aspen. This is a family business that has grown because it has evolved over Read more…

Also posted in Featured, Middlesex County, Small Business | Tagged , , , , | Comments closed

Holiday Events On The Connecticut Art Trail

Holiday Events on the 2015 Connecticut Art Trail Want to know where beautiful events will be in Connecticut to take family or friends leading up to the holidays,? Well look no further than the state’s Art Trail, this is southern new England at a lovely time of the year. Okay get out your calendars and Read more…

Also posted in Ann Gets Your Word Out, Art and Music, Authors, Crafts, Fairfield County, Featured, Happenings, Hartford County, House and Home, Litchfield County, Middlesex County, Museum, New Haven County, New London County, Tolland County, Windham County | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Holiday Tours At Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum In Wethersfield

Celebrate Three Centuries of Christmas at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum: Dazzling Preview Party, Candlelight and Daytime Tours   Wethersfield, Conn. (October 26, 2015) – To the casual observer it might appear that the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum’s three houses are closed during the first 10 days of December. Behind the tranquil façade, however, an all-hands-on-deck, fast-paced, historical-holiday-decoration Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, Food and Drink, Hartford County, Museum | Tagged , , , , | Comments closed

Chester’s Antiques Roadshow

Chester’s Own “Antiques Roadshow” on Nov. 7.  Hope you have some valuable treasures in your attic or jewelry box? Need to do some weeding out? Want to know what’s worth hanging onto? Get the answers on Saturday, Nov. 7, when the Chester Historical Society holds its 12th Antiques & Jewelry Appraisal at St. Joseph’s Parish Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Featured, Middlesex County, Museum | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Craft Westport Is Coming, Plan Accordingly

Excited to start holiday shopping but don’t know where to begin? Come to the 40th anniversary of the Westport Young Woman’s League’s Craft Westport, November 7th and 8th, 2015, for the opportunity to find unique, handmade, one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your list. Craft Westport brings more than 175 fine contemporary artists and craftspeople from the Read more…

Also posted in Art and Music, Crafts, Fairfield County, Featured, Food and Drink, Small Business | Tagged , | Comments closed