Tag: American Legion Auxiliary

Happy Valentine’s Day chocolate lovers!

Ahhh. Chocolate. One youngster eyes a “Movie Night” basket being raffled off during The American Legion Auxiliary 14th annual Valentine Chocolate Festival held at the Legion Post hall last Saturday. Offerings included  themed cakes (football and hearts), cookies, chocolate pops,…

10-4 Rubber Duckie, what’s your twenty?

Kailani Pagan steers her rig down the “road” on May 14 during the annual Touch-A-Truck event at the Southington Drive-In. The event was presented by the American Legion Auxiliary and the Southington Recreation Department. Children enjoyed climbing on and into…

Legion Auxiliary announces officers

American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 72 in Southington announced their new officers for the upcoming year. Front, from left, Senior Vice President Eileen Carey and President Susan Locks. Standing, from left, District 1 President Laura Santino, Treasurer Barbara Benoit, Chaplin…

Hmmmmm… chocolate!

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER The American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 Auxiliary Unit is holding its 12th annual Valentine Chocolate Festival on Saturday, Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Chairperson of the Valentine Chocolate Festival Cindy Kopcza that…

Touch a Truck is a success

The American Legion Auxiliary held its annual Touch a Truck event, in collaboration with the Southington Parks and Recreation Department on Saturday, May 18 at Derynoski Elementary School. There were military trucks, an Army helicopter, rescue vehicles, fire engines, police…