Category Archives: Recreation

Mansfield Storrs Commits to Sustainable CT

Mansfield’s town council recently voted to join the Sustainable CT program, joining just 13 other towns in CT as a participant.  The closest participant to Mansfield is the town of Killingly.  The other towns are mostly in Middlesex, New Haven and Hartford counties.  Municipalities are able to earn points toward certification by developing and implementing […]




HST A Buyer’s (And Now A Dog’s) Best Friend

Love dogs?  Love houses?  Welcome home!    Introducing Homerover.  Find a house, buy a house and we make a $250 donation in your name to the local dog rescue, Our Companions Animal Rescue in Ashford CT.  At Home Selling Team we support many local charities and groups either through donations, participation or both.  One  recipient […]




Storrs Center Heating Up with Fun this Summer

While the students are away Mansfield residents can play at Storrs Center.  The students are scarce in the summer months and entertainment is aplenty at the Mansfield Town Square at Storrs Center.  The Mansfield Downtown Partnership & the Town of Mansfield are co-hosting the Summer Concert Series again this year bringing such talent as The […]




I Went to Trail Wood Because…

I wanted to get away from my technology-laden existence. I went to my computer instead… to apply for the Edwin Way Teale Artists-in-Residence at Trail Wood.  No, I didn’t.  But if you are an artist or writer, and find yourself lacking in inspiration this year, maybe you should!   Unfortunately, I don’t qualify for an artist-in-residence as […]