Connecticut Teen Sees Feeding Tube as Inspiration to, Well, Skydive

02/07/14

Connecticut Teen Sees Feeding Tube as Inspiration to, Well, Skydive

“Living with a tube doesn’t mean you can’t go do this. It just makes me want to do more--to prove to people that you can go skydiving with these tubes,” says Andrew Bodnar.

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Connecticut Gallery Helping Flashes of Hope Make Cancer Patients Look as Beautiful as They Are

01/27/14

Connecticut Gallery Helping Flashes of Hope Make Cancer Patients Look as Beautiful as They Are

On Jan. 30, Chester-based photographer Caryn B. Davis and her husband, Leif Nilsson, will host “Cocktails for a Cause” at the Leif Nilsson Gallery in Chester. All proceeds will be donated to Flashes of Hope.

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Emmy-Nominated Songwriter Hosting Competition to Aid Cancer Patients

01/27/14

Emmy-Nominated Songwriter Hosting Competition to Aid Cancer Patients

Jill Nesi is hosting the third “Can U Sing CT” competition. All proceeds will be donated to the Sunshine Foundation, which works to provide trips and activities for young cancer patients.

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Red Sox Nemesis Mookie Wilson Aiding Connecticut First Responders With Cancer

01/16/14

Red Sox Nemesis Mookie Wilson Aiding Connecticut First Responders With Cancer

The featured speaker at the St. Vincent’s event, being held at Anthony’s Ocean View in New Haven, is none other than Red Sox ultra-nemesis Mookie Wilson, the New York Mets centerfielder who hit the infamous ground ball in extra innings of game six of the 1986 World Series.

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For Oxford Girl Who Wants to Be a Chef but Can't Eat, a Fundraising Feast & Auction

01/07/14

For Oxford Girl Who Wants to Be a Chef but Can't Eat, a Fundraising Feast & Auction

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if Chelsea’s reality on each Valentine’s Day in the future is to be able to cook dinner for people special to her—and then sit down and enjoy it with them?

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