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Plunge At Lighthouse Point Not So Polar

by Brian Slattery | Jan 3, 2016 12:00 pm | Comments (3)

The wind was blowing down the beach at Lighthouse Point Park as a crowd of 100 people gathered on New Year’s Day to race into the surf of the Long Island Sound. They wore bathing suits, wetsuits, a smattering of costumes. The Pig Man (a.k.a. artist Tony Juliano) was back from last year. I took off my coat, hat, sweater, shirt, pants, socks, and shoes to reveal the bathing suit underneath, and planted my bare feet in the sand.

Right about then I had an unexpected thought: It’s not that cold.

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Holly’s Night

by Paul Bass | Dec 18, 2015 12:12 pm | Comments (3)

Paul Bass Photo Holly Wasilewski is used to organizing tribute dinners at Anthony’s Ocean View. Thursday night she was the guest of honor, as friends from law enforcement and the community filled the hall to honor New Haven’s most beloved community cop.

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