Connecticut Renaissance Faire opens second season at Dodd Stadium – Hartford Courant


Connecticut Renaissance Faire opens second season at Dodd Stadium
Hartford Courant
"They had a car show here last weekend, and we couldn't even move in until Monday morning," he said. "It takes 10 days to set up a fair, and we had to do it in five. It was brutal. Even at 10:15 [15 minutes prior to opening ceremonies ], I didn't know ...

Education briefs, Sept. 30, 2014 – Progress Index


Education briefs, Sept. 30, 2014
Progress Index
CHESTERFIELD — SkillsUSA students from both technical centers in Chesterfield County Public Schools are working together to organize a car show. While this is the 17th annual car show, it is the first to involve both the Career and Technical Center at ...

Blue Angels illustrate precision during Wings Over the Pacific – DVIDS (press release) (registration)


Blue Angels illustrate precision during Wings Over the Pacific
DVIDS (press release) (registration)
U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets maneuver together while demonstrating the six-jet Delta Formation during the Wings Over the Pacific air show Sept. 27, 2014, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. The Blue Angels ...

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Barlow seniors request donated items for tag sale and car show – Easton Courier


Easton Courier

Barlow seniors request donated items for tag sale and car show
Easton Courier
Items can be brought to the main office at Joel Barlow High School at 100 Black Rock Tpke, Redding CT 06896 with attention to The Class of 2015. Drop off times are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. now up until the car show, as well as Friday ...

New compass rose at Meriden Markham Airport – Meriden Record-Journal


New compass rose at Meriden Markham Airport
Meriden Record-Journal
MERIDEN — A runway at Meriden-Markham Airport was recently adorned with a large compass to help pilots and improve the airport's appearance. The compass, with a 75-foot diameter, was painted by volunteers from the Ninety-Nines, an international ...

The show goes on: MCAS Miramar to open gates for Miramar Air Show – DVIDS (press release) (registration)


The show goes on: MCAS Miramar to open gates for Miramar Air Show
DVIDS (press release) (registration)
Expected to perform at the air show are the Navy's Blue Angels and Leap Frogs, the Shockwave Jet Truck, the Red Bull Helicopter, the Oracle Challenger, the Patriots Jet Team and many more. It is also scheduled to feature the first ever demonstration at ...

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Vintage motorcycle enthusiasts share love of the open road – Capecodonline


Vintage motorcycle enthusiasts share love of the open road
Capecodonline
Bergh purchased the unrestored bike in July from an owner in Connecticut. The CB350 was somewhat of an ... "We got requests to have motorcycles in the car show, so we thought we could do something separate for the bikes," she said. The show was pulled ...

Memories more than metal at Sharon car show – Waterbury Republican American


Memories more than metal at Sharon car show
Waterbury Republican American
SHARON,CT - 28_NEW_092714RE02 - Pete and Ruby Peterson stand next to their 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air at Saturday's Car Cruise sponsored by Christ Church Episcopal in Sharon. The event raised money toward repairing the church's stained glass ...

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Annual Airport Fest attracts crowds to Joliet airport – The Herald-News


Annual Airport Fest attracts crowds to Joliet airport
The Herald-News
“We would have to charge people to attend an air show,” she said. “This is scaled down – and it's free.” McFarland said people might be surprised to know the park district houses 100 airplanes in its hangars. And while the airport might average 30 ...

Air Show at Fremont County Airport a walk through history – Canon City Daily Record


Canon City Daily Record

Air Show at Fremont County Airport a walk through history
Canon City Daily Record
Cole Mock of Cañon City supports his 3-year-old nephew, Russell Chaney, in the cockpit of a Diamond Katana trainer flown into the Fremont County Airport Saturday by 16-year-old Rachael McIntoch with her father/trainer Paul McIntosh (right). (DC Spencer ...