Hello Avon! Happy friday. Here’s everything you need to know to start the day.
First of all, the weather forecast for the day:
Heavy rain in the morning and afternoon. High: 70 Low: 52.
Here are the best Avon stories today:
Six nonprofits receive grants to benefit the Avon community: AThe von Greater Together Community Funds Committee announces grants of $ 20,000 to help meet the diverse needs of the city’s residents. (City website)
Animals of the region for adoption: Check out the latest Fury friends available for adoption (Avon Patch)
FAVOR Community services available: FAVOR provides community-based, family-centered, advocacy-based, and culturally appropriate services that improve family outcomes and well-being. (Avon patch)
College football in Connecticut this weekend: Avon Old Farms alumnus Tyler Phommachanh and the UConn Huskies come home. (Insider CT)
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- Little League Avon CT: “Players, family and friends who have been to our games and practices recently know that the mosquitoes have been ridiculous to say the least. Be aware of this situation near our area and use bug spray when you go out. . “(Facebook)
- Avon Free Public Library: “Nick Bellantoni’s Greatest Hits in Connecticut Archeology Tuesday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m. (via Zoom) Join us for a virtual talk from Nick Bellantoni, PhD, State Archaeologist Emeritus of CT. He will look back on his 27th birthday careers. …” (Facebook)
- Avon / Canton Chamber of Commerce: “Curious about what our Avon / Canton Chamber of Commerce member companies are up to? Wondering nothing more — Find out about all the latest events, fundraisers, specials and current news. # LocaFirstACCOC https://conta.cc/ 3Atza9z “(Facebook)
- Avon Free Public Library: “It’s one of the most important cards you can have in your wallet (along with your COVID-19 vaccination card, of course) – stop by and get yours today!” (Facebook)
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About me: I’m a local patch editor for Connecticut, covering Greenwich and Stamford. I love discovering what makes a community tick and sharing hard-hitting and meaningful stories with the community.
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