Suffield’s Proud History of Preservation

Riding through Suffield Connecticut on a sunny fall day, one cannot help but be impressed by the stunning natural beauty of our town, from the stately and elegant sycamore trees lining historic Main Street to the open rich agricultural fields, recently groomed after harvest, and the vast open spaces, home to a large variety of native plants and wild life.

Volunteers at the Observer

When people ask me what I am doing in my retirement, one of the first answers I give–proudly–is that I occasionally write for my town’s local newspaper, The Suffield Observer. I do it because I enjoy writing, and also because the very concept of a local volunteer newspaper pleases me.

A Little of This and That

Phones. So many people of a certain age – usually not elderly – have given up their landlines.

Food For Thought

“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost. – Arthur Ashe

Hilltop Farm Updates

Although it may not be obvious, Hilltop Farm is now much closer to achieving our goal of being able to host events in our historic Big White Barn!