Growing older isn’t for sissies. The process can be painful, as in sore joints, or difficult, as in forgotten and unfulfilled dreams and worrisome and troublesome memories. What happens if you look back at your past and want to change your choices? Is there such an act as a do over? For one poor Mexican immigrant, Jose Quijano, the answer is easy: he is willing to risk life and limb to right the past and correct his mistakes.
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This post was contributed by a community member. The views expressed here are the author's own. Neighbor Posts Folow three sets of families as they struggle to make a good life in early 20th century America. By BONNIE GOLDBERG, Patch Contributor Sep 30, 2019 1:20 pm ET Music Theatre of Connecticut in Norwalk has risen to the challenge and created a remarkable and exhilarating show for your entertainment until Sunday, October 13 and you must see its splendor for yourself.
Do you call beans & legumes beautiful? You do if your name is Robin Glowa & you're the Conscious Cook. She proved her point at the Woodbridge Library by serving Black Bean Confetti, Beautiful Beans Salad & September Soup. Organic veggies from the farmer's market so fresh indeed!
Libraries are amazing: lending books & videos, jewelry & cooking classes, Korean lunch, concerts, talks by authors & experts in various fields, children's crafts, & now the Orange Library has opened a Harry Potter Escape Room where you examine clues to find 4 magic messages. Fun
New Haven's Yale Art Gallery is filled with amazing exhibits that excite & stimulate. On a recent Sunday I went to a docent led tour of glass, Chinese clothing, Asian art, Kandinsky paintings & more & then a string quartet of Shostakovich 8th Quartet inspired by art. All Free!
Have you attended a PechaKucha yet? A Japanese word for chitchat, they are international gatherings since 2002 of storytellers & slides of an intimate nature. Last night's featured tales of toilets, tattoos, juppets, pools, baseball, poems, drinking, cancer, mold, games, dreams.
When Henry, Mayer & Emanuel Lehman left Bavaria for America, they could not have envisioned what awaited them. As Jewish immigrants, they began a small fabric store in Alabama that grew over the decades into Lehman Brothers Bank, a major financial center. Go see LEHMAN TRILOGY !