Citizen scientists pass the water test
The water testing program is a collaboration between CUSH, the URI Watershed Watch Program, and Save the Sound’s Unified Water Study. The data is shared with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Connecticut Department of Energy and...
Published: January 10, 2020
Dust jackets play an important role in a rare book’s value
Buying a book in the early 19th century wasn’t at all like today. You purchased a volume unbound, at which point you would hire your own bookbinder to bind it and trim it in the material, color, and style of your choosing. Dust jackets in this...
Published: January 6, 2020
Holiday gift ideas from southeastern Connecticut stores
For many people, the year-end holiday shopping season involves trips to the malls and the big box stores or hours online browsing the top e-commerce sites. However, the southeastern Connecticut region has a wealth of independent businesses that...
Published: December 18, 2019
There's value in the past
So you want to take up antiquing, either as a distracting hobby or as a potential investment vehicle, but you have no idea where to begin. According to local experts, there are five steps that can help you get started.
Published: December 13, 2019