Boys & Girls Village receives $1-million grant

Boys & Girls Village, a statewide leader in providing mental health treatment, permanency planning and educational services to Connecticut’s most vulnerable youth and their families, will receive a $1,000,001 grant from the state of Connecticut to create a life skills training center to serve at-risk youth entering early adulthood. The award comes as part of the state’s nonprofit grant program. … read more

Schwartz named 2019 Barnum fest ringmaster

Martin D. Schwartz of Fairfield, the retired president and CEO of The Kennedy Center and a long-time community leader and advocate, has been announced as  the 71st ringmaster of The Barnum Festival, one of the region’s best-loved annual traditions. “We are happy to have Martin Schwartz as the 2019 Barnum Festival ringmaster,” said Armando Goncalves, market president of People’s United … read more