Rescheduled from Saturday, May 21. Latest forecast: high 70s; clear.
Ah, Memorial Day Weekend is finally here and what better way to celebrate than to hit the back roads of coastal Connecticut. Our destination: Thimble Islands, one of the majestic wonders of the world, and only a heartbeat away from New Haven, where beforehand we'll breakfast at Clare's Cornercopia, a venerable culinary landmark in its own right feeding generations of hungry Yale undergraduates. (Those on a leaner diet can simply carb up at the nearby Dunkin' Donuts.) Some of the sights along the way... more