- July 7, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
A round-up of openings, closings, and other news about West Hartford businesses.
By Ronni Newton
I hope everyone had a very happy Fourth of July!
I finally took a few days off (didn’t touch my computer at all on Saturday or Sunday) and have spent an extended holiday weekend on Nantucket. We had a large group here for the first few days and it’s been wonderful to spend some quality time with family – and visit with some old friends – as we gear up for Katie’s wedding next week!
Fourth of July on Nantucket was definitely much different this year than it was last year. Although we were still minus the annual Firecracker 5K race and fireworks display, there are so many more people – probably more than I’ve ever seen – everything is open without capacity restriction, and those are vaccinated don’t need to wear masks. Last summer we had to be masked even while running on the bike trail, or risk a $300 fine.
Despite a few rainy and chilly days…