Easton: ‘Da Best’ in our Eyes

This past year, when the editors of Smithsonian Magazine called for submissions for their annual roundup of “The 15 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2021,” as secretary of the Executive Committee for the Western Connecticut Tourism District (WCTD) and proud Easton resident, I thought Continue reading “Easton: ‘Da Best’ in our Eyes”

CFE Farm Tour Draws Enthusiastic Crowds

The weather was iffy as volunteers set up at the Morehouse Park pavilion on the Samuel Staples Elementary School campus Saturday morning. But the skies cleared in time for an estimated 300 arriving families to enjoy the 12th annual Citizens for Easton Farm Tour.

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Get Ready for CFE’s Annual Farm Tour

Free Self-Guided Tour Begins at SSES Pavilion Saturday, Aug. 14 at 10 a.m.

The 12th Annual Farm Tour hosted by Citizens for Easton is expected to draw lots of visitors to celebrate Easton’s farms and farmers. The event highlights Easton’s agricultural traditions and celebrates Continue reading “Get Ready for CFE’s Annual Farm Tour”

Leslie Costa Duo coming to ‘Pizza at the Pumps’

Former Easton Resident Will Perform at Greiser’s Coffee & Market Aug. 12

Leslie Costa and Duo joins the lineup of performing artists who are appearing this summer at Pizza at the Pumps at Greiser’s Coffee & Market, 299 Center Road, Easton Conn. Costa will perform with John Zarella Continue reading “Leslie Costa Duo coming to ‘Pizza at the Pumps’”

Cooking Up Cozy with Greiser’s

A weekly collaboration between Easton food blogger Amy Hauptman and Greiser’s Coffee &; Market starts Tuesday, Jan. 19.

“At her blog, Cooking Up Cozy, Amy will provide weekly family meal recipes using ingredients available for curbside pickup at Greiser’s,” said Adrienne Burke, Continue reading “Cooking Up Cozy with Greiser’s”

Year in Review 2020: Pandemic Pivot

Easton’s small business owners demonstrated immeasurable cleverness in adjusting to the uncharted waters of the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic. Organizations that serve Easton found creative ways to reach their audience and carry on the important work they do. Families and individuals Continue reading “Year in Review 2020: Pandemic Pivot”

Grinch Stole Christmas Tree at Greiser’s, Cut Down Tree in Monroe

The blue spruce that was cut down is on the left in this photo

The Monroe Sun is reporting that a vandal cut down a Monroe family’s decorated outdoor Christmas tree on the evening of Dec. 9. That same night, a vandal stole a decorated tree at Greiser’s Coffee & Market, according Continue reading “Grinch Stole Christmas Tree at Greiser’s, Cut Down Tree in Monroe”

Greiser’s Reverts to Online Ordering

Adrienne Burke, Greiser’s Coffee and Market proprieter, made the difficult decision to go into “semi-hibernation for a bit.” Today she sent the following message to the Greiser’s mailing list:

Dear Greiser’s Friend,

Like you, we’ve been forced to make some difficult decisions Continue reading “Greiser’s Reverts to Online Ordering”

Greiser’s Tiny Holiday Markets Start Sunday

Greiser’s Tiny Holiday Market series starts this Sunday at Greiser’s Coffee and Market, 299 Center Road, Easton Conn.

The series is intended to support local artisans, most — but not all — of whom live in Easton, and to provide a safe and fun shopping experience for the community.

Continue reading “Greiser’s Tiny Holiday Markets Start Sunday”

Bindelglass Follows up on Support for Intersection Improvements

I would like to take this opportunity to follow up on the discussion at the last Board of Selectmen meeting and my last post regarding improvements in town, most specifically the potential work on the intersection of Center Road and Route 136. Clearly, when there are large events Continue reading “Bindelglass Follows up on Support for Intersection Improvements”