Category: Community news

Heating, energy assistance available

Community Action Agencies across Connecticut are now accepting energy assistance applications for the 2019-2020 heating season. Connecticut residents struggling to pay their utility bills can apply for home heating assistance at their local Community Action Agency (CAA). CAAs are the…

Grants available at Main Street foundation

Main Street Community Foundation (MSCF) is accepting grant applications from area nonprofit organizations. Visit mainstreetfoundation.org/apply-for-grant to search the foundation’s various grant-making programs. The Bradley Henry Barnes and Leila Upson Barnes memorial trust is available to nonprofits supporting the health and wellbeing…

Library committee recommends architect

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER After unanimous approval by members of the library planning committee and the library board of directors, the board brought forth a recommendation to the town council of QA+M Architecture out of Farmington to perform the…

Make-A-Wish recipient gives back to program

Delaney Muccino was six-years-old when she was diagnosed with a nervous system disorder that cannot be controlled by medication. She spent much of her time at doctor’s appointments and traveling to out-of-state hospitals for long visits, taking away from precious…