Trunk or Treat and Bonfire Make a Spirited Comeback

Photo by Asia McCray

After missing out on last year’s Halloween extravaganza due to Covid-19, Easton kids and families made up for lost time at the eighth annual Trunk or Treat on Oct. 31. The evening included not only trick or treating for children but the Easton Lions Club annual Continue reading “Trunk or Treat and Bonfire Make a Spirited Comeback”

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”

Easton Town Party Planned for September

A town party celebrating community spirit, live music, local f food, craft beer and beverages, family fun and more is scheduled for Sept. 18

The second annual event, presented by the  Ashlar-Aspetuck Lodge No. 142 will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. at 200 Center Road, Easton, (the Masonic Continue reading “Easton Town Party Planned for September”

Letter: Vote for the Pathway

To the Editor:

I am writing to express my support for the proposed multi-use pathway between Helen Keller Middle School and Silverman’s Farm. The primary reason for the pathway is simple – there is a clear and present danger for people walking on the side of the road, especially Continue reading “Letter: Vote for the Pathway”

Year in Review 2020: Easton’s Farming Community

Easton has a uniqueness that separates it from so many other communities in Connecticut.  Farming has remained an integral part of life here from its earliest beginnings. Unlike many parts of New England, the history of Easton has never disconnected from the farming community.

Continue reading “Year in Review 2020: Easton’s Farming Community”

Easton Tree Farms Provide Holiday Cheer Amid Covid-19

Are you looking for a socially distanced holiday experience in the crisp winter air? Then you might want to head over to Maple Row Farm and meander through the farm’s 200 acres of land in search of the perfect Christmas tree.

Scott Edwards, an eight-generation farmer at Maple Row Continue reading “Easton Tree Farms Provide Holiday Cheer Amid Covid-19”

Harvest Happiness at Silverman’s Farm

Under the shadow of a stressful pandemic, the skies opened up as a warm autumn sun spilled down upon the huge crowds at Silverman’s Farm.  Irv Silverman drove about in his golf cart, talking with his staff and visitors to his farm.  The parking lots were filled to capacity, as hundreds Continue reading “Harvest Happiness at Silverman’s Farm”

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