Safety for Boaters and Hunters

Long Island Sound may be a tranquil escape for some but it also offers up many dangers, not just for boaters and swimmers but also hunters. …

November Ice Storm of 2002

From November 16th to 17th of 2002, a rare autumn ice storm wreaked havoc on parts of northern Connecticut. Although the ice was mostly loca…

What on Earth Is Letterboxing?

You want the kiddies to truly appreciate nature and you think a nice hike would be a good start. But you find that the kiddieswellthey doth …

Lets Eye-Spy the Pretty Leaves!

If youre a true Nutmegger, you know that in Connecticut foliage season begins mid-September and raps up around mid-October. Peak color, howe…

Cities and Towns Preparing Now

The effects of the Winter of 2011 still resonate with folks across Connecticut. The recent snow from the autumn nor’easter may be just a pre…

Impact of Storms Can Be Far-Reaching

As people in Connecticut continue to recover from the autumn nor’easter of 2011, last winter proved to be the nightmare event for others. Lu…

If You’re Stranded in Your Car

Keep in mind these tips from FEMA of what to do if a severe snow storm/blizzard traps you in your car: 1. Pull off the highway. Turn on haza…

Forecasting What’s Ahead

Are we destined to have a repeat of last winter’s snow? Our own Storm Team 8 experts weigh in. “This winter I think it will be milder compar…