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Connecticut Photographers Bring Life Saving Water Purification Kits To Hurricane Ravaged Puerto Rico

Two Connecticut photographers are doing their part to get clean water to the 3-million people of the hurricane ravaged island of Puerto Rico. Chelsea and Tony Northrup just returned where they saw for themselves how islanders are suffering. Chelsea has relatives there and she knew she and her husband had to do their part to help. They Read more…

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Average Joe Photo Show

It’s a photo show with a purpose that you can get involved with by uploading a picture shot with a mobile device. The Average Joe Photo Show, the brain child of two Connecticut women will benefit Water.org, a world-wide organization that draws attention to the need for water around the world… The photo you submit Read more…

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The Blue Oar On The Banks Of The Connecticut River

The Blue Oar Restaurant along the beautiful banks of the Connecticut River in Haddam, Connecticut is a little slice of heaven. In business for 15 years, it’s a destination for boaters in Connecticut, though according to owner, Jody Reilly, most drive to this Shangri La. It sits next to a small marina and gravel parking Read more…

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It’s A Car, No It’s A Boat!

From the time Teddy Olenski of Ansonia, Connecticut was 15 he’s been in love with cars. Fast forward some years and he now owns about 40 vintage vehicles, trucks and such in various conditions. In particular of interest to me is his 1962 cherry red Amphicar and his turquoise 1954 Nash Metropolitan. Oh be still Read more…

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Summer At The Connecticut Shore

I took some time to stop and enjoy a summer day in Connecticut, I haven’t done enough of that recently, you can probably say the same, just too much stuff going on. Good thing in this economy, this kind of thing is free and is like taking a yoga class just sitting on the sand Read more…

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Coastal Connecticut In April

I don’t know does it get any better than this? A warm April day with a slight breeze blowing on the water. I thought I’d share it with you. This happens to be Madison, Connecticut. On a clear day you can see Long Island from here. It’s a town of about 18,000. It’s located right Read more…

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