Citizen scientist volunteers sought for ‘Frog Watch’

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is seeking citizen-scientist volunteers who will be … hoppy to help with a census of frogs in their neighborhoods. An army of trained volunteers is needed to provide local data to a national program called “FrogWatch.” The local effort is a collaboration between The Maritime Aquarium, Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport and Yale’s Peabody Museum … read more

Wintry mix Monday night could lead to commuting trouble Tuesday morning

A mix of snow and sleet late Monday night into Tuesday morning could create some traffic delays for commuters in southern Connecticut. The National Weather service said that “an approaching warm front will bring a light accumulating wintry mix of snow, sleet and perhaps freezing rain” to the area Tuesday, Jan. 8. Accumulation is expected to be light but the … read more

Six inches of snow forecasted Saturday night

Getting used to the recent warm weather? Well, it’s not here to stay. National Weather Service is predicting a snowstorm to deliver four to seven inches of snow in southern Connecticut Saturday morning into Sunday morning. “Snow covered roads will result in slippery conditions. Reduced visibilities,” said a weather report Friday, Feb. 16. The weather service’s forecast confidence level is … read more