Featured Articles: October 2019

A Late Summer Stroll Along Georgiaville Town Beach is Time Well Spent

By Paul Lonardo “In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia” – Charles A. Lindbergh You can’t miss the entrance to Georgiaville Town Beach, Dam and Gorge. The large parking lot is clearly visible from the turnoff on Stillwater Road. One look and you realize that…

Happy 1st Birthday to Apple & Cider of Blackbird Farm!

The Brown Swiss working steers Apple and Cider are celebrating their one year birthday this month. These friendly and docile animals were adopted last year by Blackbird Farm from a dairy farm in Litchfield, CT under the supervision of “Grandpa Ted”. We asked our readers to name them after Blackbird Farm decided to run a…

Saltitude is a One of a Kind Destination for Relaxation in Lincoln

By Paul Lonardo Saltitude is a unique business that combines the practice of meditation with the benefits of halotherapy, a term that comes from the Greek word “halo” which means salt. This salt therapy takes place in a 300 sq ft man made “salt cave.” If you’ve never seen or heard about them, you will…

Smithfield Citizens Police Academy

By Joe Siegel The Smithfield Police Department is holding their annual Citizens’ Police Academy for eight weeks beginning on October 3. Participants will meet on Thursday evenings, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m., in the Sgt. Norman G. Vezina Community and Training room, at the Smithfield Police Department. Each week, a different law enforcement topic will be…

View Atop Mercer Lookout is a Must-See

By Paul Lonardo I took a walk in the woods and came out taller than the trees -Henry David Thoreau This is one trail where you will truly feel taller than the trees. The climax of this scenic walk is the panoramic view you get treated to at its peak, a height of about 450…

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