Host of All Things Connecticut, David Bibbey meets “lifesavers”. From Woodbury’s volunteer fire department to the Life Star helicopter, David is in good hands! Since 1985, the Life Star medical transport helicopter has been ready for action 24 hours a day 7 days a week. David learns about this incredible emergency system and even tests it out! Watch as the volunteer fire department and Life Star crew go through a demonstration of a roadside collision.
Spotlight on the Arts
Join Spotlight on the Arts’ Ed Wierzbicki in interviewing award winning director and professor of Drama at UConn, Michael Bradford. See why Bradford is considered one of the most promising African American playwrights today!
Made in Connecticut
Watch as Christina DeFranco takes a tour of The Barnes Group in Made in Connecticut. The Barnes Group, got their start making springs for hoop skirts, and now supplies springs for everything from pens to bicycles. We learn the history of the company from board member, Tom Barnes whose grandfather owned the company.
Connecticut Cultural Treasures
Catch the highlights of one of the longest standing collegiate rivalry games – Yale vs. Harvard in this segment of Connecticut Cultural Treasures. Learn from Rich Hanley, Quinnipiac professor, about the architecture of the stadium and how football evolved to be the game it is today.
Closing out this episode with Breaking Bread, David shares an authentic Turkish experience of both cuisine and culture, with a little belly dancing thrown in, it all happens at the Istanbul Cafe in New Haven!