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Boys & Girls Club Honors Coughlin, Walsh

by Press Release | Jun 18, 2018 5:06 pm

The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley presented Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Awards to Martin Coughlin and Jack Walsh at its annual Service to Youth Awards dinner held at the Stone Barn Restaurant at Whitney Farms Golf Course on June 12.

The Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Award is the highest honor our Boys & Girls Club can bestow on an individual.

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Griffin Hospital Seeks Advance Care Planning Volunteers

by PRESS RELEASE | Jun 18, 2018 6:34 am

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Griffin Hospital is looking for volunteers to help provide patients and caregivers peace of mind about future healthcare decisions.

The hospital’s new Advance Care Planning Volunteer Program will train individuals to help guide others in developing a plan for their care in the event they are unable to speak for themselves.

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WE’RE LOWERING THE WATER LEVEL OF LAKE HOUSATONIC

by SPONSORED POST | Jun 8, 2018 11:07 am

The water level of Lake Housatonic will be lowered on Sunday, June 10, 2018 beginning at 12:00 am, so that the Derby Dam can repair flashboards and perform routine maintenance.

Lowering the water level of Lake Housatonic is contingent upon river flow conditions as well as First Light Power Resources’ need to generate electricity at the time of the drawdown at its upstream dams.

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Shelton’s Ruth Parkins Receives Flynn Humanitarian Award

by Press Release | Jun 7, 2018 10:50 am

Ruth Parkins received the 48th Charles H. Flynn Humanitarian Award May 31 at United Way’s 2018 VOLUNTEER CELEBRATION held at Villa Bianca in Seymour.

The award is the Valley’s oldest and most prestigious community service award, named for the late editor of The Evening Sentinel. It has been presented annually since 1971 for a lifetime of service to the community.

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