Connecticut

Slavery and Segregation… In Connecticut?
February 7, 2015

Slavery and Segregation… In Connecticut?

  While watching the documentary Freedom Riders with my middle school students last week, one of them stumped me with a great question: was there…

Remember That Time We Went to BEER CONN?
January 31, 2015

Remember That Time We Went to BEER CONN?

On December 13, 2014, Johnny Pluckman and The Hipster King were cordially invited to attend BEER CONN at The Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut. They…

Harbor Brew Fest 2014
September 25, 2014

Harbor Brew Fest 2014

  This past weekend Jessie May and I had the pleasure of attending the 3rd annual Harbor Brew Fest (hey, being a reporter for free ain’t…

Celebrate Fall at the Fair
September 5, 2014

Celebrate Fall at the Fair

  Tis the season!  We’ve been drinking pumpkin beer for a month, so it must be time for Connecticut’s agricultural fairs.  From Labor Day weekend…

NOISE ANNOYS AND THRILLS
August 30, 2014

NOISE ANNOYS AND THRILLS

  According to the editor of this blog, I listen to some pretty weird music. While I guess calling something “weird” is just a matter…