Category Archives: New Haven County

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…

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Vintage-Inspired Watches Inspired By A Purple Heart Recipient From World War II

For more than a year, Brian Dunnigan has been working in secret with his business partner on a business, and now he’s going public with it in December 2016. It’s called Hawthorne Watch Company. The UCONN grad’s late Grandfather, Bernard Brown, with whom he was very close, was a watchmaker. He’s the catalyst for the company. “Bernie” Read more…

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Coming 2017: The Elm City Party Bike

Starting this April 1st, 2017, you’ll be able to tour New Haven on a bike with a whole group of folks…all peddling together on the “Elm City Party Bike.” Two guys came together who grew up on the same street in New Haven, Colin Caplan and Christian Bruckhart, and because of their love for the city Read more…

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Made In Connecticut ~ Custom Latex Foam Products

What do furniture, bedding toppers, horse saddles, Nasa spacesuits, make up sponges and seats in the U.S. House of Representatives have in common? All contain latex foam made from rubber trees manufactured by KTT Enterprises in Hamden, Connecticut. It’s female CEO is Nancy Coffey. Her “Sleep On It“mattress topper is a favorite for college kids around the Read more…

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Have A Moon Rocks Gourmet Cookie Made In Connecticut

ockHave you ever had a dream to start your own business? A mother-daughter team in Hamden decided to go for it two years ago and have built Moon Rocks Gourmet Cookies with all natural ingredients…the idea is to build it in Connecticut and then franchise it all over the country. Cynthia Rae, a graduate of Read more…

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Remarkable Homes Tour In Madison, Connecticut

Madison Historical Society Announces Lineup for Fourth Annual Tour of Remarkable Homes The Madison Historical Society (MHS) is pleased to announce this year’s fourth annual Tour of Remarkable Homes on Sunday, June 26, from 11am to 4pm. The Tour, featuring five unique Madison houses, is one of the largest fundraisers hosted by the Society, a Read more…

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Helping The Homeless Through Musical Intervention

Adam Christoferson, an only child who grew up in East Haven, is making a difference of the lives of the homeless through music. He founded Musical Intervention, based in New Haven. He’s giving the homeless a place to express themselves by singing and writing songs and recording them. He believes to his core in helping people. Read more…

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The Green Light Project In New Haven

Have you heard of The Green Light Project in New Haven? A group is hoping that it will come to fruition this fall. A 15 foot tall obelisk that will illuminate like a lighthouse has been designed for the Green in the city. As people gather around it the light will change and when crowds gather it Read more…

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Come Hear Beautiful Music At Trinity Episcopal Church On The Green

Triumph of Tolerance, A Musical Celebration Featuring Orchestra New England and Trinity Church Choirs Saturday, April 23, 8:00 p.m. at Trinity Church. Tickets: $25 in advance, $30 at door Pre-Concert Dinner/Buffet for $60 at 6:00 p.m. at the Elm City Club’s Q Clubhouse, 221 Church Street. On Saturday, April 23 at 8pm we revisit 1816 Read more…

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Wanted: Connecticut Volunteer Firefighters, Everyday Heroes

On April 9, 2016, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 60 fire departments will hold open houses at more than 80 locations throughout Connecticut. They’re celebrating Volunteer Firefighter Day (and the start of National Volunteer Week: April 10-16) and getting out the word about the shortage of volunteer firefighters.   WHO:                   Volunteer Firefighter Day is part of Read more…

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