Category Archives: New London County

Connecticut, The Submarine Capitol Of The World, Is Marking 100 Years

It is the Century of the Submarine in Connecticut years, yes, that’s right, 100 years. In 2016 which is the the centennial anniversary of the Submarine Base and Submarine School. According to the Governor’s office, “the initial Navy installation established along the eastern shore of the Thames River in Connecticut, it was the result of the Read more…

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Artists Wanted For Mystic Arts Center Holiday Market

CALL TO ARTISTS: Holiday Gift Show at Mystic Arts Center MYSTIC, CT – October 26, 2015 – Mystic Arts Center (MAC) seeks fine art from local and regional artists for our annual holiday exhibition, the Holiday Gift Show. Receiving: Sunday, November 8th and Monday, November 9th from 11am to 5pm. The show will run from Read more…

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Helping Dogs Find Homes In Connecticut

Live music by Noank, Connecticut’s Dan Watson who is a big time animal lover along with his wife, Lori. This will take place on October 17th, Saturday, at the beautiful Stonington Vineyards. The event will raise money for Dog Days Adoption Event. There will be great raffle prizes including Toby Keith tickets, Mohegan Sun & Mystic Yoga Read more…

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The Mystic Blues Festival ~ June 26-28

The annual Mystic Blues Festival is coming up on the last weekend in June. Founder Chris Leigh came on NYBERG with singer, songwriter, Beehive Queen, Christine Ohlman. Ohlman is also a member of the Saturday Night Live Band and will be the finale of the event at the Mystic Shipyard. Proceeds from this year’s event will go to Read more…

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A Beautiful Sister-Filled Morning In A Little Corner of Norwich, Connecticut

What a beautiful morning in Norwich, Connecticut with my sister Sue. Sue flew into Connecticut for a wedding and we got together and decided to head out for a bit and just happened upon Small Potatoes. It is a darling shop in a greek revival bungalow owned and loved by Erica Corbett. I have known Read more…

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Summer Science Days At Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut

Summer Science Days at Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut (CMSECT) – sponsored by Pfizer Beginning June 29! This summer, join us every Monday–Friday from 11 am-2 pm. We have an educator on the floor to work with children as they discover, experiment, and explore with science. Don’t miss science demonstrations taking place every half hour Read more…

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There’s A New Leader At The Mystic Arts Center

MYSTIC ARTS CENTER ANNOUNCES GEORGE G. KING AS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Mystic Arts Center (MAC) Board of Directors announces the engagement of a new Executive Director, George G. King. King has more than 25 years as an art museum professional, and has served as director of the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, the Katonah Museum of Art Read more…

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Year ‘Round Farmers Markets In Connecticut

Most of us think of Farmer’s Markets in the warmer weather but in Connecticut there are many that are year ’round, take for example the Stonington Farmer’s Market located in The Historic Velvet Mill. The building has been repurposed for this, so very smart. You’ll find all kinds of goodies under one roof, food and Read more…

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Sock Hop Benefit for L&M Hospital

Sock Hop To Benefit L&M Hospital Programs Lawrence &Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Sponsors Upcoming Fundraising Event   July 1, 2014, New London, CT –  The Auxiliary of Lawrence & Memorial (L&M) Hospital is holding a Sock Hop on Saturday, July 26th from 7-10 pm at the New London Elks Lodge. Music will be provided by the George Holmes Ensemble, “The Classics”. Read more…

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Day Tripping Thru Mystic, CT

If you have not spent any time in Mystic, Connecticut lately, get a move on! There is so much to see and do in this bucolic Connecticut shoreline town. Restaurants are booming here, it is quickly becoming a restaurant town. I had lunch at the historic Daniel Packer Inne, the pub area is to die Read more…

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