Goldenrod – the prolific and misunderstood wild plant

“Across acres of old pastures, where the goldenrod are taking over, late August and early September turn the land into a … [Read more...]

The fall season means Walktober in The Last Green Valley

September 22 is the Autumnal Equinox – the official end of summer and start of the fall season. Already the mornings are … [Read more...]

Welcome to Walktober!

We're celebrating 30 years of Walktober! While it's not what we envisioned when we began planning, Walktober still … [Read more...]

The Fascinating and Deadly Eastern Cicada Killer

“All life, under the burning sun of mid-morning, seemed lying low, keeping silent, all except the cicadas.” Edwin Way … [Read more...]

A Farm-to-Table “Harvest Tour” in The Last Green Valley

“For man, autumn is a time of harvest, of gathering together. For nature, it is a time of sowing, of scattering abroad.” … [Read more...]

Tastes of the Valley Harvest Tour!

Celebrating local farms, orchards, vintners, brewers and restaurants! This year, we invite you to take a gourmet … [Read more...]

Chaplin: A Village Suspended in Time

In preparing for this article I perused the Town of Chaplin website. A section about the town’s history starts with this … [Read more...]

A Public and Private Partnership to Conserve Purple Martins

I always enjoy hearing from readers of this column. A few weeks back Mariano Librojo from Norwich contacted me and sent … [Read more...]

TLGV Announces New Board Officers and Members

At its recent Annual Meeting, held at Creaser Park in Coventry, members of The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) elected … [Read more...]

TLGV Member Program – Sunday, August 30

Join Chief Ranger Bill Reid for a sunset paddle at Mansfield Hollow Lake on Sunday, August 30 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm. We … [Read more...]