Officials gather for opening of veterans' office

It was a celebration for veterans recently when United States Representative Rosa DeLauro, Senator Gayle Slossberg, and Dr. Linda Schwartz, commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Veterans' Affairs, joined Mayor Benjamin Blake, veterans and representatives from the Milford Senior Center at the opening of Milford's Veterans' Office of Advocacy and Assistance at Parsons Government Center, 2nd floor, 70 West River Street.

Eric Trinidad-Perez, veterans' service office can be reached at 203-874-6711 or