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Shop Small for a Big Reward

November 19th, 2011 by Joan Paul

Share Celebrate and support the 2nd Annual Small Business Saturday on November 26th. Interestingly, this BIG idea to “SHOP SMALL” was created by a HUGE company.  Thank you, American Express! It’s a small business “response” to Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  There’s no setting your clock for some crazy hour to beat the mad rush [...]

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Remembering 9/11

September 11th, 2011 by geoffreypaul

Share September 11th, 2001 was a Tuesday. Most of our staff showed up that day not knowing what to expect. Many went home again as we closed the dining rooms. The Taproom staff hung a large American flag over the bar and stayed open. The Taproom was a very somber place. ~ On Saturday, we [...]

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The Distracted Wanderer Wanders In….

June 24th, 2011 by geoffreypaul

Share What do you get when you combine a passion for travel with a love of history and a talent for writing? You get Linda’s wonderful blog The Distracted Wanderer! Thanks Linda for your recent visit to the ‘Gris’….you sure did your research and your beautiful article makes us proud.

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A Mad Men Sunday

July 29th, 2010 by Editor

ShareAMC’s hit show, mentioned the Griswold Inn as a 1965 weekend getaway destination this past Sunday, July 25th. Betty, one of the show’s leading characters, and her new husband, Henry Francis headed for the Griswold Inn in Essex Connecticut. To see more of the article from The Examiner, click here

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