CFGNB authorized more than $214K in grants in 2018

January 17, 2019
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CFGNB authorized more than $214K in grants in 2018

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain (CFGNB) announced it recently concluded its 2018 grant-making year, authorizing more than $214,000 in grant awards including nearly $200,000 awards designated as community initiative grants. The latest round of grants brings the foundation’s total of grant awards for 2018 to more than $1.5…

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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

January 17, 2019
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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

The Southington community is once again coming together to support “Kristen’s Kloset,” the prom program sponsored by Southington youth services (SYS). Kristen’s Kloset is named to honor the memory of Kristen Warner, a middle school student who died in a car accident in 2004. Her family and friends founded the program to serve students who…

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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

January 17, 2019
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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

The Southington community is once again coming together to support “Kristen’s Kloset,” the prom program sponsored by Southington youth services (SYS). Kristen’s Kloset is named to honor the memory of Kristen Warner, a middle school student who died in a car accident in 2004. Her family and friends founded the program to serve students who…

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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

January 17, 2019
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Kristen’s Kloset kicks off prom shopping

The Southington community is once again coming together to support “Kristen’s Kloset,” the prom program sponsored by Southington youth services (SYS). Kristen’s Kloset is named to honor the memory of Kristen Warner, a middle school student who died in a car accident in 2004. Her family and friends founded the program to serve students who…

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Five alarm fundraiser

January 17, 2019
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Five alarm fundraiser

Marcella Maynard, left, gets her sample bowl of chili at the Alta chili contest last Sunday at Bread for Life. On Jan. 13, visitors were able to sample a wide variety of homemade chili and cast their vote for their favorite. Proceeds from the event will benefit Alta at the Pyne Center. Photos by JANELLE…

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Local Eagle Scouts honored

January 17, 2019
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Local Eagle Scouts honored

The Mark Twain District of Connecticut Rivers Council, Boy Scouts of America, held a recognition dinner for local Boy Scouts who earned their Eagle Scout Award in 2018. Front row from the left are Benjamin Jabs, Anthony Buonafede, Jonathan Markham, Michael Miskell, and Christian Deltano. Back row from the left are Eric Dupee, Joseph Morelli,…

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