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2014 SHS grad publishes her first book

Samantha D’Angelo, a Class of 2014 SHS graduate, has published her first book as a freshman at Fordham.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER When Samantha D’Angelo was a student at Strong Elementary School, her third-grade teacher, Ms. Sesek, noticed her talent for writing and encouraged her to pursue it. In her three years as a John F. Kennedy Middle School…

Carousel Museum holds Harley raffle

It’s Harley time again at the New England Carousel Museum. The Carousel Museum has kicked off its 20th annual Harley Davidson raffle to benefit the non-profit organization’s educational programming and general operations, according to a press release. The first raffle…

HHC names new director of private pay

Amy Mosher has been named as the new Director of Private Pay at Hartford Health Care's Southington office.

Hartford HealthCare Independence at Home recently announced that Amy Mosher has been named the new director of private pay. Mosher, a senior level health care executive, is based in the Southington office located at 300 Queen St. She began her…

Samples flow for Calvanese charities

Joe Antosca serves a sample of red wine during the annual Beer and Wine Tasting Festival sponsored by the Calvanese Foundation at the Aqua Turf on July 9.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Calvanese Foundation hosted their annual beer and wine tasting festival on July 9, where volunteers filled the Aqua Turf, serving hundreds of samples of beer, wine, and cider. Musical entertainment by The Happening drew crowds to…