Area Students Receive Education Trust Scholarships

Eleven local sixth- and eleventh-grade students were chosen to receive the 2014 Connecticut Higher Education Trust Advance Scholarship recently. The Meriden, Wallingford, and Southington students were honored by state Treasurer Denise L. Nappier at a ceremony at the Legislative Office Building last month that included all 200 student recipients … [Read more...]

ACE Scholarships: Deondre Trott & Eron Woods

The ACE Foundation–Bermuda has revealed this year’s Robert Clements/ACE Scholarship and ACE/Bermuda College Education Award recipients, with Deondre Trott and Eron Woods receiving scholarships, allowing them to pursue their post-secondary educations with a focus on continuing their academic excellence. Deondre Trott is the 2014 Robert Clements/ACE … [Read more...]

Marblehead Parish awards Scholarships


Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish in Marblehead awarded the Anna E. Kelly Scholarship to 16 students involved in youth ministry. The students were honored at the 9 a.m. family liturgy on June 1 for four years of Christian service. Service activities have included lector, altar server, religious education teacher’s aide, cantor, choir member and … [Read more...]

Two Cumberland County Students Get Kohl’s Scholarships

Kohl’s Department Stores recently honored two Cumberland County students with $1,000 scholarships for outstanding community service as part of its Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program. The two were part of 200 students awarded scholarships, and they were chosen from more than 37,000 nominees nationwide. This year’s recipients were Four Petre, 8, … [Read more...]