Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The Soundness of the Long Island Sound

The Soundness of the Long Island Sound

October 31, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

The Soundness of the Long Island Sound   Technically, the Long Island Sound is not a sound. In geography, a sound is a sizeable sea or ocean inlet or a narrow sea or ocean channel between two bodies of land. In actuality, the Long Island Sound is an estuary, and a vast one at that. […]

Captain’s Cove

Captain’s Cove

September 1, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

Captain’s Cove in Bridgeport, around since the 1980s, has long been known as Connecticut’s outdoor summer fun destination.  It is the perfect place to take your boat and spend a day. Captain’s Cove Seaport is a full service marina, with enough space for over 350 boats. For more information and rates, check here: http://www.captainscoveseaport.com/seaport.html. Once […]

Loving the Water with MS

Loving the Water with MS

July 22, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

People affected by multiple sclerosis (MS) are drawn to the water since it’s there that they can move more freely than on land. Aquatic activities offer exercise possibilities in places such as Camp Hemlocks in Fairfield County, Connecticut, a year-round camp with special swim and boating programs for disabled persons.  Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune […]

Boat Quest

Boat Quest

July 21, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

It was a cold February weekend when we arrived in Kennebunkport, Maine.  The town looked completely different from the last time we were there, late August, when it was teeming with tourists. Today there were only a few people scurrying around town, mostly trying to stay warm. Although this was only our second trip to […]