Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman was the honorary chair of Wheeler Clinic’s recent Evening of Wonder Gala. More than $100,000 was raised at the event held at the Marriott Hartford Downtown. Pictured are Wheeler trustee Gary Thomas, Judy Thomas, Wheeler trustee Jake Biscoglio, Meredith Biscoglio, Wheeler president/CEO Susan Walkama, Wyman, Patti LeFebvre and Wheeler board chair Steven LeFebvre.
Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman and Dept. of Veterans Affairs Commissioner Linda Schwartz have announced the 12 members of the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame Class of 2012. The group will be honored at an induction ceremony on Nov. 28 at 4:30 p.m. at the Legislative Office building atrium.
-Kent resident Rev. Thomas E. Berberich, U.S. Army
- Preston resident Manuel M. Cardoza Jr, U.S. Army
-Gales Ferry resident Paul F. Dillon, U.S. Navy
-Bristol/East Berlin resident Peter Galgano Jr., U.S. Marine Corps
-Meriden resident William G. Godburn, U.S. Army
-Farmington resident Norman Hanenbaum, U.S. Marine Corps
=Milford resident Alan Jepson, U.S. Navy
-North Haven resident Charles R. Morrissey Sr., U.S. Army
-Quaker Hill resident Herbert T. Schacht, U.S. Army
-East Hartford/Glastonbury resident Thomas P. Sheridan (deceased) U.S. Army
-South Windsor resident James H. Throwe, U.S. Army
-Stamford resident Carmine Vaccaro, U. S. Navy