What to do and where to eat in and around Mystic, CT from someone who’s spent many summers there. … Read More Mystic, CT: All You Need to Know
A visit to the lower Cape: Falmouth, Popponesset, and Chatham… Read More Three Standout Cape Cod Towns
When I first saw the press release about this project I checked the date. Was it April Fool’s? Nope. My second thought was that this would make a good SNL skit. Then as I read through it my heart warmed at the earnestness and commitment of these dancers, musicians, costumers, etc., many who are not… Read More Farm to Ballet
As a fan for most of the 40 years of “Saturday Night Live,” I couldn’t resist seeing the exhibition on now in NYC that explores the history of the show and takes you through the process of how it’s put together every week. There are many rooms that have video clips, costumes, props, photos, telegrams,… Read More Saturday Night Live Exhibition Review
Mystic Aquarium, Mystic, CT rarely discounts and today it’s offering free children’s tickets with purchase of adult tickets. Tix good for a year and must be purchased by 8pm today. Children’s tix usually $25 so my family of four is saving $50. Great deal. http://www.mysticaquarium.org
Today Scotland’s bard Robert Burns would have been 257. Why should you care? He wrote “Auld Lang Syne” Bob Dylan has credited Burns’ “A Red, Red Rose” as his single most important influence Salinger took the title of “Catcher in the Rye” from Burns’ “Coming Through the Rye” The title of Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men” is… Read More Happy Birthday Robert Burns!
The name has been licensed for a restaurant in the Newark Airport. Hey, ho, I’ll go once and will report. Don’t get your hopes up. http://www.grubstreet.com/2015/12/cbgb-newark-airport-restaurant.html