The Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze in Middlefield opened for the season on Saturday. The maze, cut in the shape of a roller coaster, meanders through three acres of about 350,000 spectacular red and yellow sunflowers and is open daily until August 25. $1 of each admission is donated to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.
- (L to R) Binh and Sithuy Nguyen go for their daily walk along the Connecticut River Thursday afternoon as ice flows past. The recent cold temperatures have started to freeze the slow moving river, the photo was taken from the Charter Oak Overpass. Photo by JOHN WOIKE | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Enfield K-9 Officer Brian Croteau will soon retire his yellow lab Promise (at left) and start training with his new K-9 companion Putnam (at right) in the next few weeks, leaving Promise at home after many years of service. PATRICK RAYCRAFT | email@example.com
- At Silver Sands State Park in Milford on Sunday, Jordan (from left) and her husband AdrianFischer, of Milford, play with Suki, their one-year-old chocolate lab mix, as she leaps at the fresh snow generated by Adrian. PATRICK RAYCRAFT | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Crossing the street
- Some awesome art off the wire from the East Coast blizzard Saturday. Here are 5 of my Faves: