Mike Valletta


They say one way to take the chill away is with a fine glass of wine. Maybe two. Maybe three. Either way, I can’t argue with that. As winter ramps into full gear, there’s no better way to take away the winter chill other than a visit to a local Connecticut winery. Surprising, isn’t it? Many local wineries aren’t known to be open through the winter months. If you were to mention… Read More

There will be something for everyone on Friday, March 4th from 6-9PM as the Connecticut Academy for the Arts presents a food and wine tasting silent auction event at the academy, located at 61 Main Street in Downtown Torrington. The event promises to draw a crowd of many folks from all across the region as live entertainment from the Singer/Songwriter Network of Torrington will be on hand as well. What better way… Read More

    This goes without saying, but we have many great places to discover right in our own backyard. Our neighbors are continually working hard to improve the area that they are proud to call home, and their proud to introduce it to as many people as possible. Recently, I had a chance to explore one of those great places. Sunset Meadow Vineyards, located in Goshen,CT is a fantastic exploration. A small, yet… Read More