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MT. TOM'S HOMEMADE ICE CREAM & CANDY STORE

6/1/2024 | TINA LESNIAK

Ice cream is an experience for anyone who’s ever stepped inside Mt. Tom’s Homemade Ice Cream and Candy Store on Cottage Street in Easthampton. It’s not just about the flavor, having a treat or just cooling off. It’s about so much more than that. “I’ve always believed that a ...

EASTERN CONNECTICUT CENTER FOR HISTORY, ART, AND PERFORMANCE

6/1/2024 | KEITH O'CONNOR

Thinking big was essential when forming a vision for the future of the Eastern Connecticut Center for History, Art, and Performance, Inc. Created in 2016 as a 501c3 nonprofit, the Eastern Connecticut Center for History, Art, and Performance, EC-CHAP — located in The Mill Works in Willington — oper ...

ROOTED FLOWERS

6/1/2024 | HOPE E. TREMBLAY

Rebecca Sadlowski has always had at least one hand in the dirt. Sadlowski, the owner of Rooted Flowers farm in Agawam, said growing up in Hatfield she was working on local farms at age 10. “I was always told not to grow up to be a farmer because all you do is work and make no money,” she sa ...

KANSAI ASIAN BISTRO

6/1/2024 | MIASHA LEE

Belchertown has a melting pot of cuisines from American to Italian, Mexican, Irish and Mediterranean. This year, folks can look forward to a new dining experience at Kansai, an Asian infusion restaurant that offers Japanese and Korean food. Kansai has a lot of Japanese options including sushi, ramens, hibachi, curry ...

CAESAR PASTA SALAD WITH GRILLED SHRIMP

6/1/2024 | NATE BLAIS

WHAT YOU'LL NEED 1 Box Rotini8oz Shrimp3/4 Cup Caesar Dressing1/4 Cup Bread CrumbsParsley, garnishOilGarlicLemonSalt and Pepper   HOW YOU'LL MAKE IT Boil your pasta per box instructions and rin ...

MEC'S LANDSCAPING

5/1/2024 | KEITH O'CONNOR

Attractive landscaping that is well maintained can not only make your property more attractive, but increase the value of your home anywhere from 10% to 25%. It is not everyone who has a green thumb, however, or who likes to get their hands dirty. If that is the case, the best thing to do is to find a ...

A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR

2024-06-01 | Payton North

A few years back I read a book by Shonda Rhimes called “Year of Yes.” Rhimes is an American television producer, screenwriter and founder of her own production company, Shondaland. She’s responsible for likely some of your favorite TV shows: “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Bridger ...