Tag: Southington Veterans Committee

YMCA honors locals at annual meeting

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Southington-Cheshire YMCA celebrated the work of several members of the community who have made their marks as small-town-heroes during their annual meeting on Feb. 6 at the Aqua Turf. The face of the Southington…

Commentary: Am I entitled to VA benefits?

Over the years, most veterans and their families were not aware of their entitlements from their military service. Some veterans, upon being discharged, walked away from their military service seeking employment in the civilian world. A number of veterans never…

Hero to the heroes

Will Cumberlidge carries an armload of American flags into the Immaculate Conception Cemetery last week to assist the Southington Veterans Committee to decorate the graves of U.S. and Polish veterans for Memorial Day ceremonies. According to veterans committee member John…