This roster lists the newsandviewsjb posts from the most recent to the earliest.



2/25/2017 Herald the Reggie Pinto Exhibit! Forty Years of Manchester Photos003


2/20/2017 Saving K-9 Iko img_1019


2/14/2017 Amazing 100th Straight Wins! UCONN 003


2/13/2017 Scenes From Winter Storm Diana012


2/12/2017 Make a Wish – It Is National Plum Pudding Day


2/9/2017 Winter Storm Chris To Drop 18 Inches Precedes Snow Moon


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2/6/2017 Historic Victory for Tom Brady, New England Patriots &Super Bowl Sunday Return to Sadler’s



2/3/2017 Coast to Coast New England Patriots Family Unity


1/25/2017 Connecticut Republican Linda McMahon Tapped To Head Small Business Administration


1/22/2017 New England Patriots Make Magic – Magician in the House – Yes – Really


0071/17/2017 Inheriting the Dream – Simsbury Honors Martin Luther King Day


0061/1/2017 Desitination: Panera Bread Cafe Newly Opened in South Windsor, CT




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3/22/2016 Barry’s Ex Is In Texas, That’s Why “PitCrew BBQ” Is In Hebron, Connecticut010


3/19/2016 Destination: Meg’s Inspirational & Spiritual Boutique – Manchester CT001


3/17/2016 New Interior for Rein’s Deli & Traditional St. Paddy’s Day Fare007


3/15/2016 Sing the Health Praises of Maple Syrup006


3/11/2016 L.L.Bean Excellence007


3/3/2016 Destination: R.J.Julia Booksellers in Madson007


2/26/2016 NYC Students Lobby Successfully for “Norman Rockwell Place”


2/24/2016 National “New England” Clam Chowder Day008


2/19/2016 New England Maple Excursions On Tap 005


2/16/2016 Eagles Tribute to Frey – Bittersweet


2/15/2016 Groundhog Chuckles “Arrested” By Connecticut Police Department010


2/14/2016 History of Valentine’s Day Romantic & Courageous004


2/13/2016 Big Chill Arrives in Connecticut


2/8/2016 Windham Bigg Play, “Remy’s Grinders” & Another Successful Super Bowl Sunday Fundraiser



2/6/2016 After Unseasonable Weather, A Snowstorm Surprise006


2/5/2016 Don’t Miss a ‘Heart’beat – Wear Red Day is Friday, February 5, 2016



1/28/2016 “Breakfast Week”  & The Most Memorable of Breakfasts191



1/27/2016 Enjoy “Remy’s Grinders” Again 025


1/26/2016 New England Patriots – Protect Tom Brady


1/25/2016 It’s Easy To Figure Out How To Celebrate National Irish Coffee Day007


1/21/2016 New England Patriots Darius Fleming Selfless Brave Act Reflects Unsung Humanity


1/18/2016 ‘Help Me If You Can, Get Back to the House at Pooh Corner’ – Winnie-the-Pooh Day019


1/16/2016 “Dear Vietnam Veteran” Manchester CT Town Hall Displays ‘Wall of Healing’ Keepsakes017


1/14/2016 When I Danced For My Dinner in Downtown Hartford, Connecticut008


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1/11/2016 Celebrate the First-Ever National Hot Tea Month January 2016016


12/25/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: It’s All in the Presentation! Merry Christmas Brownies


12/22/2015 ‘Let There Be Light!’ – Winter Solstice & Other Seasonal Customs021


12/20/2015 Yankee Magazine Food Awards Winner Helps Draw Crowd to Winter Farmers’ Market Ellington CT Part of National Trend003


12/19/2015 Dreaming of a White Christmas?005


12/17/2015 It’s A Wrap for 2015 Holiday Hours at Gillette Castle012


12/14/2015 Meet Me at the ‘Kissing Balls Bridge’ in Farmington, CT002


12/13/2015 More From Stockbridge042


12/11/2015 Destination:Widow Bingham’s Tavern at the Red Lion Inn018


12/9/2015 26th Norman Rockwell Holiday Recreation on Main Street Stockbridge, MA001


12/7/2015 CT Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day


12/5/2015 Christmas Tree Custom Thrives at Dzen Family Farm & Garden Center013


12/1/2015 Mom’s Recipe box: Melt-In-Your-Mouth Muffins

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11/28/2015 A Memorial Thanksgiving Hosted by Mike & Melane


11/24/2015 79th Manchester Thanksgiving Day Road Race


11/22/2015 Small Business Saturday Nov. 28008


11/19/2015 Jack Bannan Memorial Turkey Trot Helps Foodshare Meet Thanksgiving Goal002


11/16/2015 Destination: Not Your Grandfather’s McDonalds, McCafe in Vernon, Connecticut018


11/13/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: Nandini’s Caramel Bread Pudding


11/11/2015 Vanishing? VFWs Declining Membership Continues022


11/6/2015 November Days in New England028


11/4/2015 Top Vote-Getter Again Mayor Don Trinks To Serve 8th Term As Windsor Connecticut Democrats Win Town Council & BOE Majorities 002




10/29/2015 Destination: Joe Pizza in Lovely Simsbury, CT009


10/25/2015 Back to the Bake Shoppe at Publick House Historic Inn – Sturbridge, MA016


10/25/2015 Multigenerational Run Farm & Favorite Brown’s Harvest Windsor, CT


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/21/2015 Scarecrow Festival Returns to Downtown Manchester, CT015


10/19/2015 Apple Cider Donuts a Hit At Picturesque Johnny Appleseed’s Farm007


10/16/2015 Off the Beaten Path – Cold Spring Farm in Colchester, Connecticut


10/13/2015 Harvest Festival Draws Crowd to Buell’s Orchard028


10/9/2015 “He was the empty seat at Thanksgiving” The Wall That Heals Honored in Manchester, CT060


10/5/2015 Led By Former Windham High Basketball Standout, “Dave & the Cadillacs” Raise Funds Elvis Style for Stem Academy005


9/29/2015 There’s Something About October


9/26/2015 “Lobster Tale” from a Country Girl for National Lobster Day003


9/23/2015 Hogback Mountain in Vermont – Annual Autumn Sojourn218


9/15/2015 Visiting the “Big E” – Eastern States Exposition – Sept.18-Oct.4, 2015001


9/14/2015 9th Annual Tavern Trot to Benefit Alex’s Lemonade stand Foundation


9/10.2015 Tom Brady & the New England Patriots Tonight at Foxborough – As It Should Be


9/8/2015 Beautiful Tanglewood Wraps 75th Anniversary Schedule

Photo by Jacqueline Bennett Tanglewood


9/1/2015 Summer’s Last Hurrah at Hammonasset Beach on Long Island Sound006


8/27/2015 Firefighters’ 66th Annual Peach Festival – August 28 -2015


8/24/2015 Destination: Buell’s Orchard – Eastford, Connecticut034


8/21/2015 Exploring Groton Long Point013


8/17/2015 A Visit to the USCG Cutter Barque Eagle – “America’s Tallship”001


8/14/2015 A Facelift for Connecticut’s Old State House026



8/7/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: No Eggs Tomato Soup Cake017



8/4/2015 Deci’s Drive-In – Gone But Not Forgotten027



7/29/2015 Fresh from the Root Seller/Comte Family Farm in Nottingham, New Hampshire030



7/27/2015 Hartford Yard Goats, A Name That ‘Got People’s Goat’ – At First018



7/23/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: A Summer Twist on B&M Raisin Brown Bread with Crockpot Simmered B&M Boston Baked Beans004



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7/20/2015 Beautiful Weekapaug Jetty in Westerly, Rhode Island005




7/16/2015 Inside U.S.Custom House Museum at New London Sailfest



7/13/2015 NFL’s Chris Baker Returns to Bart’s in Windsor, Connecticut to Continue Literacy Campaign




7/9/2015 Destination: Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale – Madison, Connecticut013






7/6/2015 David Doyle Wins Two More Emmys015





7/4/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: Donna’s Apple Crumb Pie Commemorates Family Series First Anniversary 016







6/25/2015 Destination: Sea View Snack Bar, Mystic, Connecticut




0126/21/2-15 An Original ‘Insurance City Open/Travelers Championship’ Girl



6/19/2015 Will Nation’s Oldest Continually Active Mounted Cavalry Unit Be Saved?003


6/9/2015 Change was on Display at 42nd Annual “Art in the Park” in Manchester, Connecticut002


6/7/2015 American Pharoah Triple Crown Victory – a Race Dad Would Have Enjoyed 005




5/26/2015 Destination: Dog Lane Cafe – Storrs, CT012



5/18/2015 Col. Harry Generous Organized CT Air National Guard/ Cousin, Brothers Led Generations of Family Service to USAF



5/12/2015 “Tom Brady Has Our Unconditional Support” – Thank You Robert Kraft012



5/10/2015 Happy Mother’s Day



5/8/2015 If Tom Brady Is Suspended – Boycott the Game


4/28 Another Beautiful Bouquet003



4/28/2015 A Beautiful Bouquet010


4/17/2015 Destination: Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets  Clinton Connecticut 010


4/14/2015 Tom Brady Tosses Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Red Sox 2015 Home Season Opener


4/10/2015 National Intercollegiate Polo Champions Hosted by University of Connecticut003


4/9/2015 If I Could Write a Happy Ending for Sam & Diane


4/5/2015 Native Son Takes Over Head Pro Spot as New Era Dawns for Golf Club at Windham014


3/24/2015 It’s Chocolate Covered Raisins Day – Head to Munson’s016


3/20/2015 Fresh New England Snowfall on the First Day of Spring008



Post number 350

3/19/2015 Connecticut State Police Lt. J. Paul Vance – A Man of Integrity


3/17/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: Crockpot Corned Beef & Cabbage – Happy St. Patrick’s Day004


3/14/2015 Weather Postpones 2015 Hartford St. Patrick’s Day Parade to March 21


3/11/2015 Beware the Ides of Mnarch


3/6/2015 Classy Farewell from NE Patriots Vince Wilfork & Salt in an Old Wound


3/1/2015 Service Members Take Part in Read Across America Day – March 2, 2015


2/15/2015 Phase Two of Connecticut Trees of Honor Memorial to get Underway in Spring 2015018


2/11/2015 Singing Valentines Hallmark of Silk City Chorus


0072/10/2015 More Snow for New England


2/6/2015 Walk Until Your Heart’s Content – on National Wear Red Day – #GoRed


2/5/2015 Tremendous Response to “Remy’s Grinders” Fundraiser for Bigg Play 018



2/2/2015 New England Patriots Win Super Bowl, Defeat Seahawks – ‘From Sea to Shining Sea’ We Had It Covered



1/26/2015 Legendary “Remy’s Grinders” Reappear on Super Bowl Sundays





1/23/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: A Very Special Birthday Cake ! Series Conclusion




1/22/2015 Sour Grapes Meant to Deflate Patriots AFC Championship?



1/19/2015 Behind the Scenes of  “I’m Your Puppet!” Creative Collaboration Silk City Chorus Barbershop Harmony & UConn Puppet Arts Program034





1/16/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: Great-Grandmother Reeve’s English Plum Pudding with Brandy


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Seattle Seahawks!


1/13/2015 New England Patriots/Seattle Seahawks Potential Super Bowl Bout Heats Up East/West Coast Family Rivalry

New England Patriots!

New England Patriots!


1/9/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: Crepe, Goldbread and Apple Griddle Cakes


1/6/2015 Busy Day On Tap for Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy – Parade, Inauguration & Ball




1/2/2015 Mom’s Recipe Box: New Year Greetings with Bennett Family Favorites of Glen Jr., Kayleigh and Keri – Classic New England Lobster, Pumpkin Pie & Shepherd’s Pie



12/31/2014 New Year’s Eve Open Houses with John Jr. & Jane


12/30/2014 First Night Hartford 2015007



12/26/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Nathan’s Cranberry Bacon Reduction; Plus, “Perfect for a New Year’s Gathering” Sweet & Sour Meatballs from Wayne






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12/24/2014 A Father’s Dedication – Dad in the Trunk with the Christmas Tree023


12/23/2014 A Joyous Holiday Season 291


12/22/2014 Santa’s Workshop at Wickham Park – a Storybook-like Delight056





12/19/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Hamburg Dressing – the Crowning Glory of My Mother’s Holiday Recipes, Plus New England Pumpkin Pie & Cinnamon Sugar Treats



12/17/2014 Scarves on Windham “Frog Bridge”  a Sign of the Holiday Season in Northeastern Connecticut010


12/15/2014 Gillette Castle Marks a 100th Anniversary in Holiday Style

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12/12/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Holiday Encore & More from Candy – Pumpkin Cake, Banana Bread, Peanut Butter Bread and Cranberry Walnut Bread!


12/11/2014 An Untold Word About Gayle King – CBS This Morning Anchor


12/9/2014 Mulberry & Manchester – What’s the Connection? Historical Society Hosts Open House

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12/5/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: The Elopement! Ma’s Baked Bread & Aunt Anna’s Ice Box Cookies



12/3/2014 Snow Cleared for Thanksgiving Day – Always Fun – Manchester Road Race

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11/28/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Sofia’s Rice Krispies Treats



11/24/2014 Manchester Road Race Seeks to Document Longtime Runners





11/21/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Katie’s CHEX Muddy Buddies “For Fun Occasions”



11/20/2014 Christmastime in the City – I Grew Up Loving the City of Hartford
11/20/2014 “Frozen Ice Palace” at Westfarms Draws Crowds019



11/19/2014 “A Turkey and Thirty ” Foodshare Campaign




11/18/2014 I’m Involved in an Ongoing Love Affair…




11/17/2014 Destination: Au Bon Pain – Holiday Shopping Oasis at Westfarms Mall




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11/14/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Number One Great-Grandson” Dan’s Meatballs


11/13/2014 “Blue Bloods” Celebrates 100th Episode – Tackles Moral Dilemmas with Character




11/11/2014 Mary & Al Generous, WWII Army/Air Force Nurse & United States Airman – A “Greatest Generation” Love Story





11/9/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box Family Series Approaches Conclusion




11/7/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box : Jillian’s “Proud To Be An American” Old Glory Gluten Free Cake – Perfect for Veterans Day!


11/5/2014 Malloy Claims Victory in Governor’s Race – Connecticut True Blue While Other States See Red? 061


00611/2/2014 Connecticut’s Breathtaking Foliage Continues Into November





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10/31/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Grilled Filet Mignon and Olde English Tomato Relish In Memory of Glen Sr. & Muriel


10/28/2014 Destination: Cozy “Vanilla Bean Cafe” in Promfret, Connecticut007



10/24/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Mike’s Waffles”


10/21/2014 Nathan Hale Homestead Transforms Into Festive Fiddle Playing Regional Farmer’s Market034


10/17/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Aunt June – The Church Hat – Gram’s Rice Pudding” & Aunt Jay’s Burnt Sugar Cake059


10/14/2014 Malloy, Foley Make Campaign Stops at 19th Annual Windsor Chamber of Commerce Chili Challenge



10/13/2014 Rain Does Not Deter CT Trees of Honor Plaques Unveiling for Gold Star Families

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10/10/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Karen’s Farm Fresh Coleslaw


10/7/2014 Destination: Pure Charm Sadler’s Restaurant*Bakery in Marlborough, Connecticut060


1o/6/2014 Apple Fritters Big Attraction at 46th Annual Apple Harvest Festival in Southington, Ct077



10/3/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Pumpkin Whoopie Pies & “Of Course” Chocolate Chip Cookies from Jackie 048


9/30/2014 Destination: Skippers at Niantic Bay011


9/26/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Maryann’s Mixology” Autumn Cider/Beer


9/23/2014 Destination: New Building for Johnny Appleseed’s Farm Stand in Ellington, CT003


9/19/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Wonderful Memories” Chicken Enchiladas from Donna 017



9/15/2014 Harbinger of the Seasons001




9/12/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Michelle’s Masterpiece” Cold Broccoli/Cauliflower Salad015









9/11/2014 9/11 America Remembers



9/10/2014 Grange Fair & Fly-In On Tap in Simsbury, Connecticut


9/5/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Bachelor” Angel Food Cake from Frederick II004


9/2/2014 Beautiful Backdrop for Saybrook Point Labor Day Car Show



9/1/2014 Destination: Mixed Reviews for new IHOP in Manchester, CT



9/29/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “By Request” White Chocolate Cheesecake from Donna


8/28/2014 Farm Day at Fish Family Farm to Benefit Lutz Children’s Museum



8/26/2014 Thanks to Ted Kennedy, Jr. UConn Connection to ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Reaches Presdient Susan Herbst




POST 275  8/24/2014 Rain does Not Deter Peach Shortcake Lovers from Attending Peach Festival in Manchester013



8/21/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “A Keene Idea” Texas Hash from Betty Jane


8/20/2014 Firefighters’ Host 65th Annual Peach Festival

8/19/2014 Send A Kid Home With a Backpack of Food – Join the Movement to End Hunger

0208/17/2014 Hayrides & the Bennett Family Farm in New Hampshire






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8/15/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Everybody Loves” Sweet Baked Beans from Melane

8/14/2014 Lonestar To Perform at Farmington Polo Grounds for Dream Ride Weekend

8/13/2014 Someone Else’s Pain – The Loss of Robin Williams

8/12/2014 Destination: Abbott’s Lobster in the Rough028

8/8/8/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Nana Nunu Date Nut Bread from Debbie

8/5/2014 Crusinin’ On Main 2014 Postponed to August 10

8/1/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Candy from Candy

7/31/2014 Dragon Boat Races & Asian Festival Coming to Hartford, CT

7/29/2014 Wild Bunch – A Swiss Hit At Colchester Fife & Drum Muster

7/27/2014 If You Value Local Newspapers – Show It

7/25/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: Macaroni & Cheese for Two from Jane007

7/23/2014 Lighthouses & Fort Trumbull Replica Builder Devoted to his Craft

7/21/2014 Destination: Fred’s Shanty New London, Connecticut022

7/20/2014 National Ice Cream Month Conjures Up Recollections of a Kathy Johns I.C. Girl

7/18/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Good Any Time” Rich Muffins from Dixie-Sue

7/15/2014 NFL Player Chris Baker Promotes Literacy Foundation at Legendary Bart’s Drive-In026

7/11/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “Thank You Mom” Stuffed Peppers from Jillian

7/8/2014 Hero Trees To Be Planted for CTHM – Help Still Needed for Project

7/4/2014 Mom’s Recipe Box: “My Marine” Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya from Donna

7/2/2014 Gallant Effort by Team USA in 2014 FIFA World Cup Soccer


005Post 250 7/1/2014 Fourth of July Kickoff for Mom’s Recipe Box Series on newsandviewsjb054

6/28/2014 Ballard Institute & Museum of Puppetry Reflects Unique Educational Opportunity

6/24/2014 Emmy Winner in the Family – Producer David Doyle Honored005

6/19/2014 Hartford Times Building to Become Extended UCONN Downtown Campus in Hartford, CT

6/18/2014 You Can Be Liked, Or You Can Speak Up

6/17/2014 Fire Museum in Manchester, Ct – An Unsung Gem026

6/16/2014 Homeland Day 100th Anniversary Celebrated in Manchester, CT

6/13/2014 “Imagine Main Street” Strives To Make Downtown Relevant Again

6/11/2014 K9S For Warriors, Travelers Championship, Liberty Bank Team Up to Aid Vets With Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

6/8/2014 “Big Johnny Always Said” – A Father’s Day Memory027

6/7/2014- Destination: The Andrea Misquamicut Beach Westerly Rhode Island027

6/3/2014 America’s Love Affair With Original ‘Pony Car’ Continues – Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary

6/1/2014 New Web Addresss In Place for newsandviewsjb

5/29/2014 A New Link for newsandviewsjb

5/28/2014 Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer at Heart of Memorial Day Sacrifice

5/27/2014 “Home of the Free Because of the Brave”

5/23/2014 Quiet Heroes From Connecticut’s Quiet Corner

5/21/2014 Move Over George Clooney – Derek Hough is in the House

5/20/2014 Small Exhibit Showcases Big Talent001

5/18/2014 Javier Colon, Jefferson Starship, Cutie Flutie, UConn Connection, Military Appreciation, Women’s Day – All Part of Travelers Championship

5/17/2014 More Than Backboard – Mortar Board Success for Kevin Ollie’s Players

5/14 Only New England Stop – Exhibit Features Stage & Screen Legend Katharine Hepburn

5/13/2014 The Barbara Walters Effect003

5/12/2014 Destination – UConn Dairy Bar, Storrs Connecticut013

5/11/2014 I’ve Gone Over to the UConn ‘Hungry Husky’ Dark Side001


Post 225 5/10/2014 Destination: Flanders Fish Market & Restaurant Mother’s Day Brunch, East Lyme Connecticut

5/7/2014 Teapots & Nana – A Mother’s Day Memory004

5/5/2014 Windsor Food & Fuel Bank Walks Against Hunger -Eric Lazarus Appointed Executive Director004

5/5/2014 A Glance at Connecticut’s State Park Beaches

5/4/2014 Destination” Main Street Grille, Niantic Connecticut

4/29/2014 Restoration of Travelers Tower-Iconic New England Skyscraper

4/25/2014 Put One Foot in Front of the Other for the 2014 Foodshare Walk Against Hunger

4/18/2014 Malloy, Wyman, Blumenthal Join Groundbreaking for CT Trees of Honor033

4/16/2014 Whimsical Cats & Dogs Scavenger Hunt Underway in Windsor, Connecticut

4/15/2014 Dual Huskies Championships – Dual Parade Posts

4/14/2014 Dual National Championship Parade for UConn Draws Hundreds of Thousands032

4/11/2014 Destination: Wood-n-Tap Bar & Grill in Farmington, Connecticut

4/10/2014 Melane’s Apple Pie Rules!

4/9/2014 From “Nutty” to Nouveau -What’s the Big Deal About Organic Produce?

4/5/2014 Sen. Blumenthal Attends Windsor Chamber Cares Auction – Doubles Donation

4/1/2014 Mere Hours Away – 2014 Fenway Park Opener with World Series Champ Red Sox vs. Brewers182

3/31/2014 World Book Night Coming on April 23

3/28/2014 Teach Your Children Well – Sweet Sofia

3/27/2014 New Look for newsandviewsjb – Maybe

3/26/2014 Connecticut Trees of Honor to Break Ground on April 17

3/25/2014 Six Hundred Ninety-Five Commitments to Action

3/23/2014 Representing UConn With Class – Happy for Kevin Ollie as Huskies Headed to Sweet 16

3/14/2014 Celebrate National Reading Month with Poetry

3/13/2014  No Cigars, So Are Lipstick & High Heels Tools of the Trade for Female Journalists Covering Politics?


Post 200 3/2/2014 Truer Than True – It’s Happy 110th Birthday to Dr. Seuss!008


3/1/2014 Best Ever Jordan Marsh Blueberry Muffins Served with Memories


2/27/2014 Destination: Union Street Tavern in Windsor, Connecticut’s First English Settlement

2/20/2014 Help Move the Earth for Soldiers Who Died in Iraq and Afghanistan030

2/15/2014 Valentine’s Day Nuptials Continue Tradition in 52nd Year in Connecticut’s Oldest Town

2/14/2014 Speaking Once Again On Behalf of Women Who Still Love Flowers

2/10/2014 “In My Life” – My Favorite Beatles Song

2/9/2014 ‘The Icicle Man Has A Frozen Nose’ – Winter Continues in New England

2/7/2014 “Glad I Didn’t Know the Way It All Would End” Lyrics Sum Up Jay Leno’s Emotional Adieu

2/1/2014 “30 Years Windsor Cares Auction to Benefit Troops”005

1/30/2014 Whalers Booster Club Remains Dedicated to Bringing NHL Hockey Back to Hartford

1/27/2014 “Losing the Girl” Takes First Place in Photography Exhibit

1/24/2014 New England Back in the Deep Freeze

1/14/2014 CL&P Linesmen Hailed as “Heroes of the North” – Restore Power in Maine Hit By Ice Storm019

1/12/2014 A Life Well-Lived – Happy Birthday Mom!

3591/11/2014 Hoping for a  January Rebound



Post 175  1/1/2014 Blast of Frigid Air & Snowstorm to Kick Off New Year in Northeast

12/24/2013 Christmas and G.Fox & Co.

12/15/2013 Boy Bullied for Appearance, Speech Invited toNew England Patriots Game

12/8/2013 A Soldier’s Collection Jar – Remember the Troops During the Holiday Season

12/6/2013 New Christmas Tree for Downtown Manchester Replaces ‘Charlie Brown’ Spruce

11/29/2013 Thanksgiving – A Special American Holiday024

11/29/2013 Sunny Skies Grace 77th Annual Manchester Road Race

11/27/2013 Turkey Man in the Kitchen – My Progressive Dad Gobbles Ahead of His Time 001

11/25/2013 Tom Brady & New England Patriots Nail Biter Vistory Over Manning and Broncos

11/23/2013 Thanksgiving Manchester Road Race Walk-In Registration Today

11/22/2013 Jackie Bouvier Kennedy’s Dedication Evident at Young Age

11/21/2013″Learn The Address Project” Ongoing for 150th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address

11/14/2013 Washington Redskins & Former Windsor High Player Tackles Hunger in Greater Hartford001

11/12/2013 First Snow Always Magical

11/10/2013 Congrats to George Strait – CMA Entertainer of the Year

1/8/2013 Hand to Heart – Join The Gratitude Campaign to Thank America’s Military

11/6/2013 Can’t Keep A Good Man Down – Windsor CT Mayor Don Trinks Battles Back to Sweet Victory019

10/31/2013 Wicked Sweet Win – Boston Red Sox 2013 World Series Champs

10/28/2013 Skating Socks from My Brother

10/18/2013 Destination: Sisters Making a Success of Center Perk in Manchester, CT

10/15/2013 Scarecrow Festival Display Through Oct. 26 in Downtown Manchester, CT

10/14/2013 125th Anniversary Parade for 8th Utilities District Volunteer Fire Department

10/14/2013 Fire Guts Great Harvest Bread & Coin Shop in Manchester, Connecticut

10/11/2013 Where’s the Husky Blue Blood?

10/1/2013 Ct’s First Town WHS Swimmers First School To Join CT Trees of Honor Team for ING Run


Post 150  9/29/2013 Fierce Faced UCONN Husky Has No Bite



9/26/2013 Destination: Johnny Appleseed’s Autumn Farmstand in Ellington, CT


9/22/2013 UCONN Nearly Pulls Off Stunner Against Nationally Ranked Michigan

9/21/2013 Hold Your Breath Husky Fans – UCONN Football Faces 15th Ranked Michigan Tonight

9/17/2013 9/17/2013 Tavern Trot Raises More Than $100,000 for Pediatric Cancer Research032

9/12/2013 UConn Football  “Grudge Match” On Tap  with Randy Edsall?

9/11/2013 Remembering Lives Lost on 9/11

9/10/2013 UConn Ranked Among Top Universities by U.S. News & World Report001

9/9/2013 Nip in the Air & Patriots NFL Win Welcome Harbinger of Autumn

8/27/2013 153rd Woodstock Fair is Coming Labor Day Weekend 2013032

8/26/2013 Boat Parade Caps Lake Hayward Days in CT

8/24/2013 Popularity of Firefighters’ Peach Festival Continues in New Location

8/24/2013 Large Turnout at Old Sturbridge Village for $5 Friday

8/22/2013 Pitch Hitting A-Rod Displays Poor Sportsmanship

8/15/2013 64th Annual Peach Festival Will Be Held Aug 23 in Manchester CT

8/13/2013 Old Sturbridge Village Offers $5 Friday on August 23

8/8/2013 Dawn Breaking Over Hyannis Port

8/3/2013 “Undercover” Continues Manchester Bicentennial Band Shell 2013 Summer Concerts

7/28/2013 Veterans of Korean War Remind Americans “Freedom Is Not Free” – 60th Anniversary

7/28/2013 Save the USS Olympia Campaign Underway-Brought Unknown Soldier Home to America

7/22/2013 National Hot Dog Day is Tuesday! July 23, 2013002

7/19/2013 Democrats Right a “Wrong” done to Windsor, CT Mayor Donald Trinks

7/16/2013 Connecticut Man Seeks Swimming Triple Crown 28 Years After Conquering English Channel

7/15/2013 Mystic Seaport to Launch “America’s Last Surviving Wooden Whaleship” -Charles W. Morgan

7/8/2013 Colchester Connecticut Farmer’s Market Growing010


Post 125  7/4/2013 Lt. Governor Wyman Joins Fourth of July Boom Box Parade in Windham, Connecticut

7/3/2013 Field of Flags at Old Sturbridge Village Honors America’s Military

7/2/2013 Birthday Cakes & Other Pleasant Surprises034_34

6/30/2013 Destination: Willington Pizza House in willington, Connecticut

6/16/2013 Despite Injury, Windsor CT Police K-9 Team Wins Trophy at USPCA Celebrating 50 Years of Boston PD K-9s

6/11/2013 Impromptu Encounter With Silk City chorus Leads to Beautiful Serenade006

5/31/2013 Enfield CT Memorial Day Speaker Urges Help for Returning War Veterans

5/24/2013 Tooting My Own Horn001

5/16/2013 Destination: Lenny & Joe’s Fish Tale in Westbrook, Connecticut

5/12/2013 “And If You’re Very Lucky, You Find Someone Willing To Stand With You”

5/10/2013 Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Member Among WW II Veterans on Washington D. C. Day of Honor Trip016

5/6/2013 Changes On Tap For newsandviewsjb

4/27/2013 Neil Diamond Joins Boston Strong To Sing “Sweet Caroline” at Fenway Park

4/19/2013 “Sweet Caroline” & Night Air at Fenway Park – Entwined As One of Life’s Joys182

4/14/2013 “Arsenic & Old Lace” To Be Windsor, Connecticut Tourism Focal Point

4/7/2013 CT Trees of Honor Memorial Model on Display at Bradley Airport in Windsor Locks

3/31/2013 Destination: Publick House Sturbridge, Massachusetts059

3/24/2013 Life Is Sweet At Comte Family Farm-18th Annual New Hampshire Maple Weekend045

3/19/2013 Say It Isn’t So, Friendly UConn Husky Mascot To Go002

3 /17/2013 Destination: On St.Patrick’s Day A Return Visit To Rein’s (Ryan’s) Deli

3/10/2013 Luck of the Irish Shines on Hartford St. Patrick’s Day 2013 – Newtown Victims Honored

3/2/2013 Bells of Ireland Delight the Senses

2/22/2013 Sugar Meister Makes Maple Magic at Northwest Park in Windsor, Connecticut

2/16/2013 Love Is A Quilt My Mother Made


2/12/2013 Snow, Snow Everywhere – Big Dig Continues in Connecticut


Post 100 2/9/2013 Snowbound in Connecticut

2/8/2013 New England Braces for Blizzard

2/4/2013 LeAnn Rimes Renditions of National Anthem Outstanding

1/28/2013 Woodturning Exhibit at South Windsor Public Library

1/21/2013 Outplayed & Outcoached – Disappointing AFC Championship Loss for New England Patriots

1/15/2013 Don’t Call Me “Honey”020

1/6/2013 Destination: Cheers at Faneuil Hall Marketplace Boston, Massachusetts


12/28/2012 The Healing Power of Twenty-Six Acts of Kindness

12/23/2012 Reindeer An Attraction at Dzen Christmas Tree Farm

12/11/2012 Windsor, Connecticut Torchlight Parade Ushers In Holiday Season

12/6/2012 In Afghanistan 6,000 Miles Away – A Dad Is Still A Dad 036

11/30/2012 Spirit of Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Overcomes Hurricane Damage in Connecticut Community

11/23/2012 Perfect Weather Accompanies 76th Thanksgiving Day Road Race in Manchester, CT 

11/21/2012 76th Thanksgiving Day Road Race On Tap In Manchester, Connecticut

11/11/2012 Gratitude Focus of Manchester, Ct 2012 Veterans Day Observance

11/5/2012 Hartford Veterans Parade Held on Consummate New England November Day

10/262012 Belltown Hill Orchard Old World Vista, Farm Fresh Fruit South Glastonbury, CT

10/17/2012 Back from Afghanistan Commander Dan Nolan Keynote Speaker at CT Trees of Honor Fundraiser

10/6/2012 Bye, Bye Bobby Valentine – Red Sox Cut Loose Embattled Manager

9/28/2012 Natalie’s Tigers Exceed Goal, Raise More Than $8,000 for Ovarian Cancer Run/Walk

9/21/2012 Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman Leads Connecticut Day Celebration at 2012 Big E

9/17/2012 Tavern Trot in Windsor, Conn. Draws Record Number of Runners

9/11/2012 Community Rallies to Make Inagural “Golf Aid” Tournament Success for Alex’s Lemonade

9/9/2012 Windsor Fife & Drum Corps Annual Parade & Muster Honors Fran Dillon


Post 75  9/4/2012 152nd Woodstock Fair Wraps Up Labor Day Weekend Run

9/1/2012 Natalie’s Tigers Will Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer

8/25/2012 Linda McMahon & More Candidates Greet Big Crowd at Manchester, CT Peach Festival

8/24/2012 Peach Festival Tonight – August 24- in Manchester, Connecticut

8/21/2012 Destination: Enjoy the Grilling Sorcery at Harry’s Place Colchester, CT

8/10/2012 Upcoming Tavern Trot & ‘Lemon Aid’ Golf Tourney Among Benefits for Alex’s Lemonade Foundation

8/10/2012 Cruisin’ on Main Draws Thousands to Manchester, Connecticut

8/2/2012 Fun Fridays at Springfield Museums & Dr. Suess Memorial Sculpture Garden

7/20/2012 Coming Soon – Greater Hartford Irish Music Festival and Mount Carmel Italian Festival

7/10/2012 Anchor Tangle Delays OpSail 2012 Parade of Sail Arrival in Final Port- New London

7/6/2012 Destination: “A Cupcake For Later” Willimantic, Connecticut

7/4/2012 Unique Boom Box Parade Celebrates Fourth of July

6/29/2012 Windsor Connecticut Police K-9 Team Wins First Place in Team Division at USPCA Competition

6/15/2012 Destination: Dad’s Restaurant on Main Street in Niantic, CT

6/8/2012 Governor Speaks at Connecticut Trees of Honor Site Selection – Middletown, CT

5/29/2012 Memorial Day 2012 Parade & Monument Dedication Enfield, Connecticut

5/26/2012 Destination: Pancho Loco Restaurant, Vernon, CT

5/21/2012 Students Explore Colonial History of Connecticut’s Oldest Town

5/18/2012 Shad Derby Day 2012 Parade & Festival on the Green -May 19 – Windsor, CT

5/14/2012 “There are Places I Remember…” – Good-Bye to UConn’s Memorial Stadium

5/11/2012 Field of Flags Honors American Lives Lost in Iraq and Afghanistan

5/9/2012 UConn Baseball at Dodd Stadium

5/5/2012 Plans Underway for 6th Annual Tavern Trot in Historic Windsor, Connecticut

4/28/2012 Destination: Green Dragon Tavern


Post 50  4/20/2012 Happy Birthday Fenway Park!

4/17/2012 Red Sox Come Up a Game Shy of 2012 Home Opening Sweep

4/13/2012 Mini Mecca of Popular Chain Restaurants Expands on Buckland Street in Manchester, CT

4/6/2012 Despite Chill in the Air, 2012 Hockanum River Canoe & Kayak Race Held April 1

3/30/2012 Windsor K-9 Team to Compete in USPA Event – Honor 25th Anniversary Fallen Milford Officer

3/19/2012 Windsor, CT Soldier Extends Birthday Wishes to Centenarian at Bart’s Drive-In

3/16/2012 Destination: Tullycross Tavern & Microbrewery Manchester, CT

3/13/2012 Hartford St. Patrick’s Day Parade Draws Thousands of Spectators

3/9/2012 Hartford to Host 2012 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Sunday March 10

2/3/2012 Windsor, Connecticut Police K-9 Team Continues Winning Ways

2/24/2012 Successful Season for iQuilt Hartford Winterfest Skaking Rink

2/21/2012 Colchester Community Theatre Presents “Anything Goes”

2/18/2012 Area Friendly’s Restaurants Seem to be Weathering Bankruptcy Filing

2/15/2012 Cupid Hits Mark in Windsor, CT with 50 Year Free Valentine’s Day Marriage License Tradition

2/13/2012 Fire Reduces Manchester, CT Auto Shop to Rubble

2/12/2012 Fundraiser Set for Little Alissa Battling Leukemia Prayers & Pennies Needed

2/10/2012 Fifty Years of Getting Hitched for Free on Valentine’s Day Continues in Windsor, CT

2/10/2012 Manchester Parkade on West Middle Turnpike Buoyed by Fitness Center

2/6/2012 Tough Loss for Tom Brady & the New England Patriots

2/4/2012 Go Pats! New England Patriots Head to Super Bowl with Connecticut Presence

2/3/2012 Cure Cabin Fever at Northwest Park

1/27/2012 Steven Tyler Unfairly Maligned

1/21/2012 Dom’s Eatery in Windsor, CT Supports Troops & “Pay It Forward” Project

1/20/2012 285th Annual Meeting Planned for Somers Congregational Church Destroyed by Fire

1/13/2012 Silk City Chorus – A Connecticut Gem


Post 25 1/6/2012 Destination: Bart’s Restaurant & The Beanery Windsor, Connecticut

12/30/2011 Blighted Broad Street Parade Set for Demolition

12/26/2011 From Mom’s Recipe Box: My Sister’s Pumpkin Cake

12/24/2011 From Mom’s Recipe Box: Merry Christmas

12/18/2011 L.L. Bean Draws Shoppers to South Windsor, CT Promenade

12/16/2011 Ten Days to Christmas, 10,000 Toys Needed in Connecticut

12/12/2011 Destination: Wolfie’s Restaurant South Deerfield, MA

12/9/2011 Hope Dan Orlovsky Feels Connecticut’s Love

12/6/2011 Holiday Open House Show’s Refurbished Connecticut Governor’s Residence

12/2/2011 “Dear Soldier…” Loomis Chaffee Students Pack Holiday Boxes to Afghanistan



12/1/2011 Remembering Mom One Year After Her Passing



11/25/2011 Destination: Rein’s Deli in Vernon, Connecticut


11/25/2011 And the Winners of the 75th Manchester Road Race are…

11/18/2011 75th Manchester Road Race Continues Thanksgiving Day Tradition

11/13/2011 Once Again, Amazed by Windsor

11/11/2011 Ann Walsh Honored by Windsor, Connecticut Veterans

11/4/2011 Cold Blast Expected While Power Outages Remain in Connecticut

10/28/2011 “Jersey Boys” Rocks in Hartford, Connecticut

10/21/2011 UConn Homecoming Victory Amidst Uncertainty

10/14/2011 Trees of Honor for Connecticut’s Iraq, Afghanistan Fallen Heroes

10/7/2011 Destination: The Putney Inn

9/30/2011 Connecticut Day at the 2011 Big E

9/23/2011 Red, White & Blue Toby Keith

9/16/2011 Windsor “Walk of Light” Compelling 9/11 Tribute