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Farmers to Family food box distribution in Derby: Mon., Oct. 19

Posted on October 16, 2020 by admin


On Monday, Oct. 19, there will be another Farmers to Family Food box distribution event to benefit those who are in need in the greater Naugatuck Valley. It will be outside of Griffin Hospital in Derby (the former Birmingham Medical Center building).

The U.S. Department of Agriculture F2F food program is being coordinated by TEAM Inc. of Derby, a local non-profit run by CEO/President David Morgan, Friendly Hands Food Bank of Torrington Director Karen Thomas, and Ralph DelBuono of Roma’s Restaurant

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Radiological Society of Connecticut Recognizes House Republican Leader Themis Klarides

Posted on October 13, 2020 by admin


The Radiological Society of Connecticut praises House Republican Leader Themis Klarides’ advocacy of preventive breast cancer screenings and patient protection and has made Representative Klarides a “Legislative Champion” for her strong support and advocacy of early breast cancer screenings by women.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month throughout the nation.

“Representative Themis Klarides has been a strong and tenacious advocate for programs that provide help to women who need assistance with

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House Republican Leader Klarides’ Statement on Gov. Lamont’s Plan to Hire Consultant to Find Budget Savings

Posted on September 25, 2020 by admin


“The Republican-driven 2017 bipartisan budget plan that broke the seven-month budget impasse and overcame a Malloy veto included $500 million in anticipated savings. They were never achieved following the 2018 elections that returned Democrats to sole majority party rule in Hartford.

“Anytime we can achieve savings, when it comes to spending taxpayers’ dollars, it is a good thing. But it should be noted Gov. Lamont intends to hire an out-of-state consultant to find budget savings that his administration

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