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This is hot off the presses.. only because I just recreated this for lunch with what I had on hand. 3 Tbs extra Virgin Oil 1 Small onion chopped 2 Cloves garlic ½ cup dried cranberries (left over from my vacation at the Cape) ½ Cup walnuts (I'm sure you could substitute almonds if you choose) 2 C...
MONTHLY BOTTLE DRIVE AUGUST 2, 2008     This Saturday is the next bottle drive. Please come and bring all of yours and your neighbors redeemable bottles. The Boyscouts of Cromwell needs lots of bottles to keep them busy. Please pass the word along to your friends and family. Please remind your n...
Ever since Jurassic Park came out on film, there has been a curiousity about dinosaurs.  But what I didn't know until I moved to Cromwell, CT years ago that right next door in Rocky Hill CT is a Dinosaur State Park.  So, if you children are looking to know more about dinosaurs and spend the day w...
Friends of mine are always looking for things to do over the summer.  There is a band that one should NOT miss, and they are performing in many areas of Connecticut over the summer.  The group is "The Kenn Morr Band". I had the pleasure of seeing the perform in Cromwell, CT at the Sugar Cube last...
A lot of people on the east coast (and I'm sure elsewhere) and not traveling as much as they have in the past with the rise in gas prices. When I was at the Cape last weekend I stay at a place called Pine Grove Cottages in East Sandwich, MA right on Route 6A. This made the third year in a row tha...
MARSHLAND RESTAURANT ROUTE 6A SANDWICH, MA (508) 888.9824 This past weekend I went to Sandwich Mass for the annual "Beach Bash".  I have been going to the Cape for over 20 years and every time I go, I always make a point of stopping by Marshland on Route 6a in Sandwich for breakfast. There is alw...
Everyone who is in real estate or tracks how the market is doing knows that it hasn't been doing well for the last few years. However, recently certain parts of the country have seen a turn and are focusing on the positive.  Even NAR has had commericals on TV saying that this is the time to buy. ...
BROOKFIED HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1977 I have received some emails from ActiveRain members wondering how my reunion went.  For those who didn't know, my 30th high school reunion from Brookfield High School was last weekend and was a two day event.  It started out on Friday evening at the Arion Singi...
The Connecticut Jazz Festival Sunrise Resorts 121 Leesville Road, Moodus, CT July 25 - 27, 2008 This weekend if you are interested in hearing some Jazz head to Moodus, CT. The Great Connecticut Traditional Jazz Festival will have great bands from all over the world performing, making this the lar...
This afternoon I had to go to Bradley Airport, just north of Hartford, CT to pick up my sister who was coming in on a flight that was due to arrive at noon. So, I figured I would leave my house ½ hour before her flight was due to land.  It is normally a 40 to 45 minute trip and with this extra ti...

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