Monday, May 25
United Way of Western CT Pilots the Strong Start Neighborhood Initiative at Park Avenue School
Study after study shows that learning begins at birth, that children who grow up in nurturing, literacy-rich home environments will thrive, and that children whose parents are engaged in their learning and involved in their school will do well academically. Based on this early learning, family-centered approach, United Way of Western CT is piloting the Strong Start Neighborhood Initiative at Park Avenue School in Danbury this year.
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Monday, 25 May, 2015

Manchester Monarchs 7, Hartford Wolf Pack 4
Michael Mersch scored a hat trick, and Sean Backman had two goals and an assist, for the Manchester Monarchs Saturday night at Verizon Wireless Arena, in a 7-4 win over the Hartford Wolf Pack in Game Two of the teams’ best-of-seven, Eastern Conference Final series.
May 23, 2015 - 11:43:49 PM

Wine and Beautiful butterflies in a June 4 fundraiser to benefit The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
Flitter among exotic tropical butterflies while savoring and favoring fine wines during a fun evening fund-raiser on Thurs., June 4 to benefit The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
May 22, 2015 - 5:14:01 AM

Manchester Monarchs 3, Hartford Wolf Pack 2
Michael Mersch scored two goals, including the second-period game-winner, Thursday night at Verizon Wireless Arena, to lead the Manchester Monarchs to a 3-2 win over the Hartford Wolf Pack, in the opener of the teams’ best-of-seven, Eastern Conference Final series.
May 21, 2015 - 10:41:10 PM

Norwalk High School Students Raise Funds, Raise Awareness
Rebecca Gaumerklein and Kassidy Wynne, two Norwalk High School sophomores, organized a week of activities in April to raise awareness about sexual violence. This school-wide initiative marking Sexual Assault Awareness Month was done in collaboration with The Center for Sexual Assault Crisis Counseling & Education (The Center).
May 21, 2015 - 10:22:11 AM

STAR Awarded $100,000 from Norma F. Pfriem Foundation for Vans to Benefit Adults with Disabilities
STAR, Inc., Lighting the Way... was recently awarded a $100,000 grant from the Norma F. Pfriem Foundation to purchase three new vans to transport individuals with developmental disabilities each day to their jobs, medical appointments, day programs, recreational activities and other community activities.
May 21, 2015 - 8:23:38 AM

Alive@Five in Stamford Downtown Announces 2015 Lineup
One of the region’s hottest concert series, Alive@Five on the Budweiser Stage in partnership with Stamford Town Center, Reckson, BevMax and Copa Di Vino kicks off Thursday, July 9 in Columbus Park in Stamford Downtown.
May 21, 2015 - 5:51:57 AM

Community Health Agencies Focus on Quality to Improve Delivery of Public Health Services
The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) on Monday announced the “2015 Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative,” a six-month learning opportunity for community health agencies to improve how they provide key public health services.
May 20, 2015 - 9:10:55 AM

Norwalk Dental Specialists Donate $178,000 in Services to Day Street Community Health Center Patients
Day Street Community Health Center (CHC) recently hosted an appreciation event to recognize six dental specialists and one general dentist from the greater Norwalk area who donated their time to see 150 dental patients from CHC who required specialty care. Over the last three years, these dentists provided more than $178,000 of in-kind services.
May 20, 2015 - 9:08:00 AM

Curtain Call's Dancing Stars event breaks records
Amidst noise-makes, placards and banners akin to an old-fashioned political convention, a crowd of nearly 900 jumped to its feet in appreciation of 11 community leaders stepping out of their comfort zones at Curtain Call’s Dancing With The Stars on Saturday, May 16.
May 17, 2015 - 8:42:08 AM

Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival Announces 2015 Entertainment Headliners
The Norwalk Seaport Association announced tonight the three national acts that will take the stage during the 2015 Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival. They include:
May 16, 2015 - 8:44:17 PM

Silversource annual charity golf outing set for May 21
SilverSource is pleased to announce their sixth annual charity golf outing, set for Thursday, May 21st at Sterling Farms Golf Course in Stamford, CT. The organization, formerly called Senior Services of Stamford, was thrilled with the success of last year’s tournament, which raised nearly $60,000 to support vital programs and services provided to area seniors, including: resources and information on senior issues, the Ride To Wellness Medical Transportation program, individual counseling and an outreach program to prevent homelessness among the aging population, Registration is open, and all are welcome. Visit or call 203-324-6584.
May 16, 2015 - 2:05:45 PM

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