Category: Past

The Name Game

I was asked a couple of weeks ago if the Historical Society of Easton knew the origins of all of the town’s road names. I vaguely remembered seeing such a list, but couldn’t recall how detailed or how up-to-date it was. Well, today I found it and soon realized that the creator(s) didn’t provide a…

The Great Radio War

The year was 1927 and the town of Easton was just beginning the slow transformation from farming community to residential haven for the industrial hubs of Southern Fairfield County. The earlier part of the century had witnessed an influx of Eastern European settlers who were both willing and able to eke a living out of…