This week we visit Wild Bill’s Nostalgia Store in Middletown, and you won’t believe your eyes when you see what’s packed inside (and outside!) Memorabilia, music, posters, oddities, collectibles from every era, original art, and just plain wacky displays. A strong amusement park theme permeates the site, with the world’s largest jack-in-the-box, a mechanical clown, […]
This Week on All Things Connecticut
Last Week’s Episode
Matt Roberts explores over 80,000 childhood memories at the Barker Character, Comic and Cartoon Museum in Cheshire. Started by Herb and Gloria Barker over 50 years ago, this unique collection is home to toys, lunch boxes, telephones, games and much more, all featuring your favorite characters from years gone by. It is also home to […]
Next Week’s Episode
We’ll visit a phenomenon that is sweeping the world; a shared workshop/technology/creativity space called Hackerspace. These folks are getting together to have fun with arts, crafts, and technology. They’ll figure out problems together and share their discoveries with the public. You can even become a member yourself! Come check it out.