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A hunter on the prowl

A slight breeze rustles through the treetops as the morning sun begins to flicker just over the top of the ridge. The forest is illuminated as daybreak penetrates the mist…

An emcee’s view of the Beacon Falls duck race

I used to live on North Main Street in Beacon Falls and still remember the very first RiverFest and Duck Race back in 1999. The only big event in town…

Quest to visit stadiums across the country

Labor Day has passed, and the summer vacation season is over. For me, it wraps up another season of my hobby: touring the country in a pursuit to visit every Major…

Surviving the dog days of August

This may sound strange coming from a sports writer, but I wasn’t always a sports fan. Actually, I was introduced to sports as sort of a punishment for crawling out…