RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

North Branford

A collection of news and information related to North Branford published by this site and its partners.

Top North Branford Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • Best of New Haven 2013: Best Nursery/Garden Center

    Best of New Haven 2013: Best Nursery/Garden Center
    1) Van Wilgen's Garden Center 51 Valley Road North Branford (203) 488-2110 vanwilgens.com   Voters Said: I am always inspired and leave feeling peaceful.   2) Vinny's Home and Garden Showplace 1076 S. Colony Road Wallingford (203) 265-...
  • Best of New Haven 2013: Best Martial Arts Center

    Best of New Haven 2013: Best Martial Arts Center
    1) AIKI Academy of Self Defense 5 Foxon Road, Farm River Village Plaza North Branford (203) 484-2020 aikiacademy.com   Voters Said: Great kick-boxing for adults and awesome kids program.   2) Ziwak's Tae Kwon Do 3350 Whitney Ave. Hamden...
  • PASSINGS: Frank Cady, Don Campbell, Frank Arciero, F. Herbert Bormann

    PASSINGS: Frank Cady, Don Campbell, Frank Arciero, F. Herbert Bormann
    Frank Cady Character actor was on 'Green Acres' Frank Cady, 96, a character actor who played Hooterville general store proprietor Sam Drucker on the TV sitcoms "Green Acres" and "Petticoat Junction," died Friday at his home in Wilsonville, Ore., said...
  • Best Martial Arts Studio

    Best Martial Arts Studio
    1) AIKI Academy of Self Defense There's something for everybody at Aiki Academy when it comes to personal fitness. "We do quite a few martial arts," says Chief Instructor Dennis Hill. "We do a combat martial art called hapkido, we do fitness kickboxing,...
  • Best Place to Buy Your Wedding Cake

    Best Place to Buy Your Wedding Cake
    1) Take the Cake When it comes to wedding plans, brides-to-be have plenty to be anxious about. So when it comes to the wedding cake, according to Take the Cake owner Nancy Purcell, they aren't looking for a novelty cake shaped like, say, the statue of...
  • Best Bead Store

    Best Bead Store
    1) The Bead Hive "It's more than a passion. It's an obsession." That's how Bead Hive co-owner Barbara Lynch describes beading. And Bead Hive is a "full-service bead store," according to Lynch's partner, Rena Mulrain: "anything a beader might want, they...
  • Best Nursery/Garden Center

    Best Nursery/Garden Center
    1) Van Wilgen's Garden Center There's no such thing as a slow season at Van Wilgen's. Sure, things pick up a bit in the spring and summer, when everyone gets the itch to dig in the dirt and spruce up their gardens, but Van Wilgen's does more than just...
  • Best Local Hardware Store

    Best Local Hardware Store
    1) Page Hardware & Appliance Page Hardware and Appliance has been in business since 1939, and it shows. Their 5000 square foot location, right on the Guilford Green, is "as traditional as you can get," says President Andrew Page. But while the location...
  • Best Midwife Group

    Best Midwife Group
    1)  Women's HealthAssociates Women's Health Associates is a small midwifery practice run by three Certified Nurse Midwives. The size of the practice makes knowing the patients very well not only a possibility but a real asset. "We have a very...
  • Artists Of The Month: Madison, Southington, Simsbury, Tolland

    Artists Of The Month: Madison, Southington, Simsbury, Tolland
    Artists of the month, around the state: The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. in Southington, presents the work of William Tarn of Farmington and Thomas Mayer of Plantsville in November. The gallery is run by Southington Arts and Crafts Association,...
  • Our Picks: 3 Cool Fundraiser Events in Greater New Haven

    Our Picks: 3 Cool Fundraiser Events in Greater New Haven
    Adult Feline Adoption Party: March 23, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Branford Compassion Club Feline Rescue & Adoption Center, 2037 Foxon Rd., North Branford, (203) 483-6369, branfordcompassionclub.org. $95 adoption fee, may be waived for senior citizens looking to...
  • Leave Winter Behind at Van Wilgen's Garden Center in North Branford

    Leave Winter Behind at Van Wilgen's Garden Center in North Branford
    Despite what Mother Nature's been showing us, spring is just around the corner. What better place to get ready for the change of seasons than in the midst of hundreds of varieties of colorful flowers and plants? The fourth annual Escape to Spring Expo...