Cohousing Community Breaks Ground in Bethany

Creating a sustainable, interconnected community was the driving force behind the first cohousing community in Connecticut. Actively seeking families, singles and couples of all ages as new members, Rocky Corner (RockyCorner.org) began construction on ...

Buy Fresh Direct from Producers at Shelton CT Farmers Market

Not the usual Connecticut Farmers Market, all produce and products at the Shelton CT Farmers’ Market, located at 100 Canal Street in Shelton, are grown, raised or created by the farmers and artisans at the market. The market is managed by an association ...

Defining the Organic in Plant Care

When we ask what defines organic plant care, we will get a slew of different answers depending on who we are talking to and what their level of gardening knowledge and/or experience may be. Organic plant care can focus on the use of synthetic ...

Ecological Landscapes

The idea of landscaping needs to be looked at from an environmental standpoint as much as from a need for human use and enjoyment. Taking this approach could prove to be even more beneficial for human needs in the long term The main idea behind ecological ...

Trees and Human Wellbeing

There is a reason we see so many depictions of humans as trees in art. Both have mobile limbs from a central trunk. Both need strong root grounding to weather the storms of Earth and those of life. People also equate trees to an area, whether it is the palm ...

Community Leaders Raise the Standard

With emphasis on education or protection, Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center, Branford Land Trust and Allnex are three entities working hard to make a difference in their individual communities to promote an appreciation for nature and information on how to ...