Month: January 2013

Paradise Pizza, Invisible Angels Team Up Against Cancer

Where: 624 So. Colony Road, Wallingford CT Hours: M – Th 11am – 10pm, F – Sa 11am – 11pm, Sun 12pm – 10pm What: Pizza, calzones, chicken wings, stuffed breads, salads and more Wallingford’s “Heavenly” Pizza Spot! If the rumors we’ve been hearing about Paradise Pizza are true – and we have it on …

2013 Wallingford/Meriden Wing Fest Takes Off

Despite a couple of last minute pull-outs by participating restaurants, the Wing Fest of Wallingford/Meriden 2013 held on January 23rd was a huge success. An estimated 200 hungry folks filled Villa Capri’s main ballroom waiting for some tasty chicken wings, and they were not disappointed. From bacon-wrapped wings to Malibu coconut wings to mild wings …

Make-A-Wish Holds Annual Walk For Wishes at Beardsley Zoo

Pat has been a Wish Granter for the Connecticut chapter of Make-A-Wish for a few years now, and it has been very rewarding to see the smiles on the faces of all the children whose wishes have been granted. We are, therefore, pleased to once again help raise money for this amazing organization by participating …

Make the Sandy Hook Promise

It’s been a little over a month since the tragedy at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, and the ramifications of it still reach far beyond the borders of the small town. Despite which side of the resulting debate over gun control you’re on, despite whether or not you believe the ridiculous conspiracy theories …

Meriden and Wallingford Hold MLK Day Observances

Monday, January 21st, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Here is a list of local events on tap to commemorate Dr. King’s birthday and accomplishments: MERIDEN The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – Albert Owens Scholarship Breakfast will be held at Maloney High School, 121 Gravel Street, with the doors opening at 8AM. Now in …

Introducing: The Wing Fest of Meriden and Wallingford 2013!

Buffalo wings are about as good as it gets it the appetizer world, as the millions of patrons of sports bars everywhere will attest. What’s better than watching the Super Bowl with a big plate of wings, a cold beer, and some blue cheese and celery to take the edge off? Give up? (No, that …

Wallingford CT Companies Hold Grand Openings

Three local businesses recently held Grand Openings in Wallingford: Go Go Froyo What: Frozen Yogurt Where: 6 No. Main Street (at Simpson Court) Hours: 11:00AM – 10:00PM, seven days a week Phone: 203-626-9160 Web site: https://www.facebook.com/GoGoFroYoFrozenYogurtLounge Go Go Froyo has a selection of frozen yogurt flavors that you serve yourself from taps in the wall. …

North Haven Market Snapshot for December 2012

North Haven CT Market Snapshot for December 2012 Here’s the way the housing market is shaping up in North Haven as of December 31, 2012: There are currently 77 single family homes for sale in North Haven: Low list price: $144,900 High list price: $1,499,000 Average list price: $386,564 Median list price: $309,900 Average Days …

January is Radon Awareness Month

Welcome to 2013! I see you made it past the Mayan Doomsday Prophecy, so the rest of the year should be a piece of cake! January is quite the celebratory month; besides being the home of New Year’s Day, January also happens to be: National Soup Month National Oatmeal Month National Hobby Month National Braille …

Meriden CT Market Snapshot for December 2012

December home sales had a strong showing in Meriden, finishing the year with the third highest sales totals for 2012. Single family sales were up by 44%, while condo sales slid back slightly to 9 units sold. December’s numbers were 32% better than December of 2011, and 54% better than December of 2010. In fact,the …