Scholarships for Hartford Students

January 12, 2016

The Hartford Promise is a new program that offers scholarships to Hartford high school students who meet certain benchmarks.

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Hartford Seminary Interfaith Vigil

December 17, 2015

It was encouraging to see our community come together to celebrate our diversity and condemn bigotry, intolerance, and hate.

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Connecticut 6th Healthiest State

December 10, 2015

Connecticut is the 6th healthiest state in the U.S. according to America’s Health Rankings Annual Report. The report found that since last year we have improved in the areas of infectious diseases, cancer deaths, and childhood poverty but still face challenges on drug-related deaths and health disparity. You can view the study here.

As Co-Chair of the Public Health Committee, I am happy to see Connecticut ranking in the top ten healthiest states in the country but recognize that there is always room for improvement.

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A Visit To Mary Mahoney Village

December 7, 2015

It was great speaking with residents of Mary Mahoney Village on Vine Street in Hartford and representatives of the Hartford Housing Authority. It is always a pleasure to visit especially during the holiday season and the decorations were impressive!

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