Category Archives: In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Thank You Betty Boukus

New Britain and Plainville Democrats have always shared a strong political kinship for more than 30 years.  In the 1980s when our state Senate district was part of Plainville it was State Senator Joe Harper and Plainville’s State Representative Gene … Continue reading

Posted in Betty Boukus, In Memoriam | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Memorial Service For Art Perry Friday at 9 am Trinity on Main

  Friends and relatives are invited to a memorial service for Art Perry, labor leader and New Britain Democrat, today (September 9).   Friends and relatives are welcome to greet the family and extend condolences at Trinity – On – … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, In Memoriam | Leave a comment

DTC Looks Ahead To 2015…..Don DeFronzo “Retires” From State Service…..USMC Care Package Donations Sought….In Memoriam: Paul Amenta

DTC December Meeting And Party: Gearing Up For 2015 The Democratic Town Committee (DTC) held its last meeting of the year at Cafe Beauregard on December 11th,  collecting food donations for the Spanish Speaking Center and discussing plans for 2015 … Continue reading

Posted in DeFronzo, In Memoriam, Weekend Update | Leave a comment

Irish Club To Remember JFK At Walnut Hill Park Memorial Saturday 11/22/14 at 11 a.m.

Members of New Britain’s Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) will honor the memory of President John F. Kennedy on the 51st anniversary of his assassination. A wreath-laying ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. at the JFK Memorial on West … Continue reading

Posted in In Memoriam | Leave a comment

Remembering Pete Seeger…….

Posted in Civil Rights, In Memoriam, Peace | Leave a comment

In Memoriam: Nelson Mandela

“I am one of the countless millions who drew inspiration from Nelson Mandela’s life.  My very first political action, the first thing I ever did that involved an issue or a policy or politics, was a protest against apartheid.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, In Memoriam, Obama, Peace | Leave a comment

New Britain Democratic e-letter November 22, 2013

From The Chair: Remembering 11-22-63…. It’s a week and a November 22nd when Baby Boomers are going to tell you where they were and I am no exception. Forgive us. At age 13, I was in Mrs Sonigan’s 7th grade … Continue reading

Posted in Elizabeth Esty, Health Care, In Memoriam, Meeting/Event | Leave a comment