Adoption for Dogs Day at Pet Valu March 23 and 24

Pet Value, 37 Monroe Tpke., in Trumbull, will hold two adoption events this weekend. On Saturday, March 23, Where the Love is Animal Rescue, will be at Pet Valu from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. They are a non-profit 501(c)3 animal rescue group based in Hamden, where they rescue, foster and adopt out dogs and cats. Visit wheretheloveis.org for more information. Companion … read more

Swimming and diving: Trumbull High takes step forward

Trumbull High capped a successful campaign in state championship meets.  The Eagles improved on last year’s Class LL state finish and had strong representation in the State Open.  “This season has been a great step forward for Trumbull boys swim,” coach Bill Strickland said. “We had great dual meet wins over Norwalk and Wilton, and our best finish at states in the last few … read more

March Madness for Hillcrest Middle School’s Penny War

As March approached, Hillcrest Middle School’s National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) began preparing for the school’s “March Madness Penny War.” This is a school-wide activity where homerooms are broken up into four teams and compete against each other to see which team is capable of raising the most money. All money raised will be donated to the Make A Wish … read more

Baseball: Brian Hnatuk senior pitcher at Eastern Connecticut

Brian Hnatuk from Trumbull helped pitch Eastern Connecticut State University to an 11-4 victory over the University of Scranton at North Charlotte Regional Park in Port Charlotte (Fla.).  Hnatuk, a right-handed senior, allowed three hits and three runs (two earned) with four strikeouts and no walks over the first 4 1/3 innings as first-year ECSU coach Brian Hamm won his first game with the Warriors.  … read more