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  • Daytrippers: Touring Fenway Park

    Daytrippers: Touring Fenway Park
    On Yawkey Way in Boston, the pitch is simple: Come to Fenway Park and see baseball history. Babe Ruth played here. (Just ask a Red Sox fan about “The Curse of the Bambino.”) So did Ted Williams and Jimmie Foxx, Smoky Joe Wood, Johnny Pesky,...
  • Cake in the face, a do or a don't?

    I see so many newly married couples standing happily in front of their beautiful wedding cake surrounded by their carefully selected guests and then the next thing you know - cake in the face! Yikes! Is that really what you want to do after you have...
  • DJ or band at my wedding reception or can "we" do this ourselves?

    Music is an integral part of our lives. My early ice skating days evolved around picking just the right music that would be both uplifting and inspiring while pleasing the judges.  Today when I hear Les Miserables, “On My Own” I still can&...
  • How many speeches should there be at my reception?

    I love to give speeches and lectures but not everyone can be ready to do so.   Speeches are a very important part of a wedding. Not just as formalities within a ceremony, but to add insight to the bride and groom, and the union that has been...
  • Subtle hues and variations of white accentuate the modern gown

    Subtle hues and variations of white accentuate the modern gown
    That traditional white wedding dress might be anything but so, as more brides look to non-white variations, from off-white colors like ivory, champagne and diamond white to complete non-white colors like blush, peach or charcoal gray. Whether it’...
  • Designers play with fabric to offer the latest high wedding styles

    Designers play with fabric to offer the latest high wedding styles
    These days, it’s not your grandmother’s taffeta or silk that bridal designers are using in their wedding collections. As they ratchet up the bar on innovation in an increasingly crowded market that’s turned more competitive with lower-...
  • Muslim Weddings

    Muslim Weddings
    Most people know the traditional wedding vow couples take, but for many of the millions of Muslims in the United States, that’s not the case at all. In fact, the whole Muslim wedding experience is completely unconventional. More than 1 million...
  • Upcoming Automotive Calendar of Events

    June 4-6th Annual E.J.K. Car Show 181 Randolph Rd., Middletown 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rain date June 5 860-870-8590 or ejkscholarship@sbcglobal.net June 4 -Meriden Center Car Show 845 Paddock Ave., Meriden 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Saturday Nite Cruizers. June...
  • CT Wine Trail Kicks Off Summer Season This Memorial Day Weekend

    Drink up the New England charm and coastal majesty of the Connecticut Wine Trail. The flavor of the wines are as diverse as the villages in which they're produced. There are 24 vineyards on the...
  • Exploring Gillette Castle

    Exploring Gillette Castle
       With gas prices sky high, we can't forget the gorgeous destinations available to us, right here in Connecticut.  Gilette Castle in East Haddam begins it's season this coming weekend and the grounds have never looked so beautiful.  "The view of the...
  • Louis B. Fleming dies at 85; one of Los Angeles Times' first foreign correspondents

    Louis B. Fleming dies at 85; one of Los Angeles Times' first foreign correspondents
    Louis B. Fleming, who was one of The Times' first foreign correspondents and established bureaus for the newspaper at the United Nations and in Rome, died Sunday at his Pasadena home after a brief illness, said a daughter, Leni Fleming. He was 85. He...