The Old Paths: Hunter’s Light

The Old Paths: Hunter’s Light

My family loves meteor showers. We’ve been known to lie on blankets in empty parking lots in Danbury in the wee hours of the morning to have a b...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Can you believe that October is almost gone? Is it me or is the time just flying by? It seems that when a month just gets going good, it’s time ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Frost on the Pumpkin: Halloween almost here – The last Thursday in October and five days before Halloween. There has been several hefty frosts i...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

It’s an eye opener this morning in Francisco. It’s 41 degrees outside and not much warmer than that in the house. I refuse to turn the hea...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Even though we only had six weeks to plan this year’s Farmfest, it was agreed that it was successful. Last week I had said that the weather was ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


The Old Paths: The Wright way

The Old Paths: The Wright way

My youngest son Malachi has told me for years that he’s going to be rich one day. He has long insisted that he will build a 10-story house (he d...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 13th, 2017. |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

Plotting against cold weather pests - As the days get shorter and colder, insect pests will be trying to find winter quarters in your home. Prevent th...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Francisco News

The weather is supposed to be beautiful for our Second Annual Francisco Farmfest to be held Saturday, October 7. Members of the Our Communities Group ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


The Garden Plot

The Garden Plot

The night of the full Harvest Moon – Tonight is the night of the bright full Harvest Moon, an unusual event because this year it occurs in the m...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Francisco News

Fall is officially here! I love it! With the arrival of the cooler season, the festivities and activities abound. My family and I attended the Patrick...

September 27th, 2017 |