Wheeler: May is National Foster Care Month

May is National Foster Care Month, a time to recognize that individuals, families and communities can each play a part in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care. In Connecticut, there are more than 4,000 children in foster care and hundreds more in need of a stable, loving home. “This observance provides … Continue reading Wheeler: May is National Foster Care Month

Terryville Man’s Chinese Takeout Leads to $100,000 Lottery Win

Ever order Chinese takeout? Michael Petro’s story might make you think twice about throwing away those fortune cookies. The Terryville resident took home a $100,000 Cash5 top prize after playing his “lucky numbers” from the “fortune” paper! All five of Petro’s fortune cookie numbers were a perfect match to the winning numbers drawn on September … Continue reading Terryville Man’s Chinese Takeout Leads to $100,000 Lottery Win