55 Floods

Two hurricanes and the associated over twenty inches of rain changed Connecticut’s landscape forever back in 1955. Hurricane Connie dumped r…

A Look Back at the Floods of 1955

It all started on August 11th, 1955 with the approach of Hurricane Connie. While it wasnt a hurricane when it reached Connecticut, a soaking…

Protect Your LawnAt All Costs!

The battle has begun. What battle? The one between you and the pests whove invaded your garden and are slowly destroying your luscious lawn.…

Summer Allergy Travel Tips

We all want to be out and about during the summer, but before you head out the door, you might want to follow these tips on avoiding insects…

Lightning Captures – July 24th, 2009

A strong thunderstorm produced cloud-to-ground and cloud-to-cloud lightning in Danbury on July 24th, 2009. Here are some photos from the roo…

Should I Seed or Sod My Lawn?

Due to various seasonal disasters, such as drought and pest infestation, your lawn is panting its last breath. Something has got to be done.…

Need Advice About Your Garden?

Is this your first time tackling a garden and youre unsure how to proceed? Or maybe you already have a garden, but its looking a smidge bitw…

We’re Not in the Clear Yet!

Although were usually thinking about the springtime when we have allergies on our mind, many of the allergic reactions that make us sneeze a…

Tornado Hot Spots in CT

Tornado Hot Spots in Connecticut 1. Hartford County with 31 2. Litchfield County with 28 3. New Haven County with 21 4. Fairfield County wit…

Dealing with Summer Allergies

Theyre all over the placeI know! But even though its nearly impossible to avoid summer allergies, there are some ways to help ease the pain,…

Some (Plants) Like It Hot!

In order for your summer garden to flourish, you need plenty of sun, of course. But what if that summer sun is so strong that some of your f…