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Rain Rain Go Away…

Rain Rain Go Away…

From the Editor | June 24, 2015 There was a brief interlude of sunshine and blue skies last weekend. Neighbors rushed to mow and the roar of the mower competed…

Rain Showers Bring Showering Memories

Rain Showers Bring Showering Memories

From The Editor | June 18 Last week I hung a shirt out to dry during a brief sunny spot between rain showers. I had gotten ink on it and…

New London Park Days – One of the Best

New London Park Days – One of the Best

From The Editor | June 11, 2015 Small town festivals are great – great food, great fun, and great catch-up visits with friends. Once again New London Park Days proved…

Why a Poppy?

Why a Poppy?

From The Editor | May 28, 2015 Standing at the crossroads of Route J and 154, poppies in hand and granddaughter at my side. Every year members of the VFW…

The Time Has Come

The Time Has Come

From the Editor | May 21 Well, it’s all over, including the shouting. Fifty-four newly-minted graduates have entered the wide world of college, military service and jobs. The gymnasium Sunday…

Thoughts from the Weekend

Thoughts from the Weekend

From The Editor | May 14 It’s rumbled and spit on us some days this week and drenched us on others; but all much-needed rain I’ve been told. That may…

Summer Is Right Next Door

Summer Is Right Next Door

From the Editor | May 7, 2015 I passed by several freshly turned fields on my travels last week. I rolled down the window to take in the smell of…