places to go

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…

Places to Go: Kosciuszko Park, Stamford
June 19, 2014

Places to Go: Kosciuszko Park, Stamford

  I recently discovered Kosciuszko Park in Stamford. I always knew it was there, but I’d never actually gone in. It’s in what used to…

May 15, 2013

Return of the 17-Year Cicadas!

From the Peabody Museum, via The Mercurial An extraordinary natural phenomenon is about to take place. This year the 17-year cicada will emerge from colonies…

April 14, 2013

A Visit to the Salton Sea

By Fugawi Originally published in The Mercurial. I made a decision to go to Salton Sea in the middle of July last summer. Located 110…