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After Unseasonable Weather, A Snowstorm Surprise

Article & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

Overall is was a beautiful sight and a typical New England snowfall.

Nonetheless, following weeks of unseasonably warm weather, parts of Connecticut were surprised Friday, February 5, with a foot or more of snow. 393 more words

Jacqueline Bennett

Week 5, FotoGeekery

My local community darkroom (http://photosynthesisct.com) has an annual photo show for its members. We started showing our images in early December and since there wasn’t another show at the gallery, we kept it up till late January. 281 more words


"Dear Vietnam Veteran" Manchester CT Town Hall Displays 'Wall of Healing' Keepsakes

Write-Up & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

“Dear Vietnam Veteran   Thank you.  We are sorry for the loss of your friends and comrades ..  Thank you for your service and your bravery…” … 298 more words

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Too Short to Be a Model? Never!

Not long ago, while in the gym, I gave my business card to a very beautiful, very fit lady.  She was about five foot, eight inches tall.  431 more words


Books 'n Bevs in CT

UConn alumna Wendy ’93 (CLAS) is hosting a Books ‘n Bevs event in Manchester, CT on Friday, August 28th. She invites fellow alumni to join her for this author meet and greet, as well as some fun, themed beverages.  8 more words


Behind-the-Scenes of "I'm Your Puppet!" Creative Collaboration - Silk City Chorus Barbershop Harmony & UConn Puppet Arts

Article & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

A first ever creative collaboration between two extraordinary and highly regarded groups, the Silk City Chorus barbershoppers and the University of Connecticut Puppet Arts Program, titled “I’m Your Puppet!”, is set to take center stage Saturday night, January 24, in Manchester, Connecticut. 1,146 more words

Jacqueline Bennett

Rain Does Not Deter Peach Shortcake Lovers from Attending 2014 Festival in Manchester, CT

Article & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

Oh no, don’t let the rain come down! 

Sporadic rain showers did not deter peach shortcake lovers from attending the 65th Annual Peach Festival held Friday night, August 22 in Manchester, Connecticut. 429 more words

Jacqueline Bennett