copyright the Chronicle October 14, 2015
by Tena Starr
COVENTRY — It was a chilly Saturday morning, but already a collection of enthralled boys had gathered around both the inside and outside tracks that Chris and Kristin Poginy have built for their new business, Small Town Hobbies.
Saturday was open house for the business, which is much more than a retail store. The Poginys hope it will become a gathering place for hobby car enthusiasts, who will use the tracks they’ve built to compete with each other, or just have fun.
The store, and the tracks, are the fruition of her husband’s lifelong dream, Ms. Poginy said. He’s still a boy at heart — and probably has a lot of company in that.
The hobby shop sells remote cars, robotics kits, model cars, trucks, mini-tanks and planes, paint-by-number sets, and much more. The models are motorized, and computer… To read the rest of this article, and all the Chronicle‘s stories, subscribe:
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