St. Mary Magdalen School teamed up with Miss Greater Watertown, Taylor Lemme, in her fundraising efforts for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Miss Lemme came to speak to the students about her role as Miss Greater Watertown and the importance of the Miss America National Platform. The school hosted a “Spirit Wear Day” to fundraise for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

On February 10, the Rotary Club of Watertown teamed up with The Outreach Program to assist in fighting hunger in at in Watertown, Waterbury and Thomaston. Using the facilities at Crystal Rock in Watertown, the project yielded 14,000 meals of Minestrone Soup, each packaged for a family of four.

BETHLEHEM — Sharon Esther (Galpin) Brody, 75, of Bethlehem, di…

OAKVILLE — Theresa (Meoni) Atwood, 74, of Oakville, died Thurs…

BRANFORD — Pauline Evelyn Lemay Duhaime, 83, died on Thursday,…

OAKVILLE — Emma Guilbeault, 98, of Oakville, died Friday, Febr…

WATERTOWN — Robert V. Garretson, 92, of Watertown, died Sunday…

WOODBURY — A contingent of volunteers helped Flanders staff tap over 200 trees recently and now the time has arrived to boil down the sap gathered from these trees to make into maple syrup. Everyone is welcomed to drop by from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sundays, of February 24 and 25, and March 3, 4, 10, 11, as Flanders staff and volunteers will demonstrate turning sap into syrup with an entertaining mix of science, stories and humor.