Mike Valletta

Daily Archives: July 12, 2011


This past weekend, while searching for new places to explore, I decided after hearing so much about it, that it was time to head on up to the Berkshires of western Massachusetts and explore the infamous Hancock Shaker Village, located right in Pittsfield. It’s a village that is known as the city of peace, and for good reason. If you’re a fan of the Amish in Pennsylvania but don’t want to make… Read More


The wicked summer heat has brought many into agony as we all look for ways to cool off. Okay, so we’re not exactly looking. It’s more like were trapped in the desert southwest and we’re looking for anything but a mirage to help us cool off. At this point, it’s survival! Luckily for many of us here in Litchfield County, we have valuable resources right at our fingerprints, or should I say… Read More