Notice anything different about downtown Mystic? The ! The Liberty Pole returned to its home on Route 1 and Holmes Street this week. Thanks to everyone who shared pictures of the day-long process with us.
It seems like the construction in downtown Mystic is never ending, but some of that construction means places like the get spruced up with new slides, swings and even trees. The on Monday, June 4 and Tuesday June 5 while it undergoes some of those renovations.
While Mystic neighborhood children get part of their education at the playground many of them also got their start at in Mystic. Founder and teacher retired after 48 years this week, and with her retirement the school will close. Wish her luck on her retirement and share your memories of the school.
Summer is upon us at least unofficially, and with it the farmers markets are back. The re-opens for the season today, at noon. Patch will be there so come say hello. And to go along with farmers market season we will be profiling farmers, producers, and farm fresh recipes all summer such as . Let us know if there is a farm you want to know more about or a recipe featuring local ingredients you want to share.
Catch up on all of the blogs from the week by checking out our Local Voices section. , gave us a book reviews of The Skeleton Box: A Starvation Lake Mystery and Cliff Walk. shared the basics of funeral planning. let us know about a new event for veterans taking place the first Saturday of each month and discussed the importance of managing your 401 (K).
We continued our Shop Downtown Mystic series this week with a profile on . The West Main Street shop has called Mystic home for 28 years. Don’t miss the upcoming business profiles on , and .
Thanks so much to and for claiming their business listings on Patch. If you have a business in Stonington, Mystic or Pawcatuck that you want listed on Patch for free or want to claim email Editor Bree Shirvell.
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