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Put A Little Free Library In Your Town

Do you know about the Little Free Libraries that have been established around the world? There are about 50-thousand of them and counting. Rose Buckens of Morris and Jo Ann Jaacks of Litchfield are busy putting these mini cabinet-like libraries all over their community and soon there will be more than 30 of them. They’re in front Read more…

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Litchfield Distillery Is Cranking Out The Spirits

The Litchfield Distillery, is tucked up in the hills of Litchfield, Connecticut. Jack and Peter Baker and their ther brother, Dave started work on the place about two years ago. Their family business, back some three generations was, and still is, Crystal Rock Water. A fair amount of water goes into Bourbon so the two businesses work Read more…

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The Gals Behind “Unlocking Litchfield”

  These are the two lovely gals behind the blog called Unlocking Litchfield. Lora Warnick  (on the left) is an accomplished celebrity, events, and portrait photographer. Beverley Canepari, who is from Scotland originally, brings a diverse background in the arts, leisure, and fitness. Beverley is also the at the Buck’s Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp in Read more…

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“Dislexia: The Movie” By Harvey Hubbell V

Documentary film maker, Harvey Hubbell is dyslexic…educated in Newtown, Connecticut in the 1960’s, life for him was difficult because educators didn’t know then what they know now. Children can be taught to read and write if they are diagnosed at an early age. Hubbell who now lives in Litchfield, Connecticut, has produced a very successful Read more…

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Calling All Artists…The Cornwall Covered Bridge in 150 Years Old!

Artists from the Cornwall Area, as well as Litchfield County and Connecticut, are called to a day of creative energy and celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Cornwall Covered Bridge… On July 26th come set up your easels, tables, chairs or take a seat on the grass and recreate the beauty that is the Read more…

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The Village Restaurant ~ Litchfield

The Village Restaurant in Litchfield is a local hang out for residents, who include some pretty famous folks who live in the bucolic Litchfield Hills. This is an upscale bar and grill family-style restaurant.

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Tail Waggers Of Litchfield

Tailwaggers of Litchfield has everything you and your furry friends need to keep them happy, healthy, and looking great. Pet boarding, doggy daycare and grooming are available. Their family style business approach means a lot of contact with your pets. Tail Waggers also offers a full suite of professional dog grooming services. Located in the scenic town Read more…

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These Are the Places YOU Love In Connecticut

In a matter of a few short hours, this is the list that came up when I asked you on Facebook what your favorite “gem” spots are in Connecticut, what a list! If this doesn’t keep you busy in the car, I don’t know what will. Because I love vintage, the photo is that of Read more…

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America’s First Law School Was In Connecticut

In beautiful Litchfield, Connecticut stands a monument to the legal profession: the first American law school. The Tapping Reeve School was integral in the careers. According to the Litchfield Historical Society: “The Litchfield Law School launched the careers of many well-known Americans including two vice-presidents, 101 United States congressmen, twenty-eight United States senators, six cabinet Read more…

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Connecticut Open House Day

Nutmeg Junction’s Trolley enjoyed many adventures during CT OPEN HOUSE DAY June 8th, 2013! What a beautiful day for exploration the nutmeg state and we took full advantage of it! The trolley rolled into Litchfield, Connecticut for the “Gallery on the Green” and saw some amazing work by incredible artists.  We visited current resident “Register Citizen Read more…

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