Local Trail Highlight: Penwood State Park

History: A long wooded ridge dominates the sunset-side of the Connecticut River Valley in the vicinity of Hartford. Crested atop the northerly portion of the Talcott Mountain Range lies a sizable portion of the public domain, Penwood State Park. With…

Guest Bloggers From Bishop Woods Executive Academy: Self Direction

Bishop Woods Guest Bloggers: Yadelina, Courtney, Sahara Self-Direction: by Sahara Self direction is important because self direction helps you set goals.   For example, if  I say I want to be a better reader and need help, my friend Courtney might be…

Hood to Coast Relay Documentary: An Emotional Account

Tuesday night was the premiere of Hood to Coast, a documentary filmed in 2008 about the Hood To Coast Relay that happens in Oregon. It was an extremely emotional movie, both because of the teams they chose to follow, and…