Tag: American Legion Auxiliary

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Touch a Truck-Kailani Pagan of Waterbury

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

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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!

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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

Army National Guard members Jordan Tharp, Donato Williams, Aryella Edwards and Rafal Wojtowicz.

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…

Everyone loves chocolate

Chocolate fest-Jr. Legion-Shelly Starr (advisory chair), Lindsey Starr (Jr President) Elizabeth Raggozzino (VP) and Isabelle Tedeschi

The American Legion Auxiliary’s annual Valentine Chocolate Festival was held on Saturday, Feb. 2. Various chocolate themed Valentine Day items were available. Photos by Tammi Naudus

Program to get books for schools

By Rob Glidden Staff Writer The American Legion Auxiliary is hoping to use its successful book donation program to augment the libraries at Kennedy and DePaolo Middle Schools. Earlier this year, the Auxiliary used funds from the program to finance…