Posts Tagged ‘ shoveling ’

Snow shovelers give back to community

December 21, 2013
Plantsville children earned money by shoveling last week, using the earnings to donated to Toys for Tots.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer What started out as a snow day last Tuesday for a group of children in Plantsville turned into a day of giving back. Nine-year-old Jamie Baden and her six-year-old sister Kylie joined their friends and peers in shoveling their neighbors’ driveways during their day off from school. When they made…

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Storm cleanup is a slow process

February 13, 2013
By Kaitlyn Naples
Meriden Avenue in Southington was plowed shortly after the storm ended last week, but a layer of snow over the road still made for dangerous driving conditions.

By Rob Glidden Staff Writer Southington residents and officials spent several days trying to dig the town out from over two feet of snow left behind by a historic blizzard that overwhelmed the state on Friday evening. Governor Dannel Malloy declared a state of emergency in Connecticut at noon on Friday, when the snow was…

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