Good Bye K-Mart! Last CT Store to Close

K-Mart has announced that the final store in Connecticut, located in Watertown, will be shutting the doors and turning off the lights in December. It’s been a long standing K-Mart, having been in business since the late 90’s- early 2000’s with multiple stores all over the area. But, all good things must come to an … Continue reading Good Bye K-Mart! Last CT Store to Close

Teaching Your Kids to Be Smart About Social Media

Most kids use some form of social media and have a profile on a social networking site. Many visit these sites every day. There are plenty of good things about social media — but also many risks and things kids and teens should avoid. They don't always make good choices when they post something to … Continue reading Teaching Your Kids to Be Smart About Social Media

Poll: Best West Central Connecticut Pizza?

Do you love pizza? Of course you do – who doesn’t? We want to know who you think makes the best pizza in West Central Connecticut. There are all kinds of different pizza styles to choose from in the Upstate from thin, brick oven, pan, deep dish – well you get the point. You can … Continue reading Poll: Best West Central Connecticut Pizza?

Fed up with dog poop, local group installs “Shame on You” Flags

A committee — called the Dog Poop Initiative (DPI) — whose responsibilities include posting “shame on you” yellow flags around Irwin Park, has been approved by the Parks and Recreation Commission. The committee will stick temporary flags that say “Shame on You” and “#nomorepoop,” in the dirt near places where dog litter has not been … Continue reading Fed up with dog poop, local group installs “Shame on You” Flags