Happy 4th of July! Here’s the scene at 18 Bulkley Avenue South. Monica Ryan and her family decorated their front door this way — and added plenty of bunting, pinwheels in the yard, flags in the driveway, and sparkling lights at night.
Last year, historian Bob Weingarten wrote a story for Greens Farms Magazine, about flags in town.
Three caught my eye. May they continue to wave proudly!
Artists Walter and Naiad Einsel designed Uncle Sam and Miss Liberty, flanking the Stars and Stripes.
Little Barn, on the Post Road.
A replica of Betsy Ross’ original flag, flying on Greens Farms Road.
Decorations by Rebecca and Diane Yormark:
They’re back! Lifeguards returned yesterday to Compo Beach. This was the scene today. (Photo/Amy Schneider)
Looking west across the river (Photo/Mike Hibbard)
They were here long before we were (Photo/Lauri Weiser)
One jetty fishing photo … (Photo/Roseann Spengler)
… and another (Photo/Patricia McMahon)
Meanwhile, here’s a more crowded scene not far away, yesterday morning at Compo (Photo/Lauri Weiser)
Flower power at Compo Beach … (Photo/Lee Scharfstein)
… and Saugatuck Shores (Photo/Les Dinkin)
Arezzo was (socially distanced) rocking on Thursday night (Photo/Sarathi Roy)
Getting ready for jUNe Day (Photo/Amy Schneider)