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24-hour bike ride benefits camp for intellectually disabled

Area motorcyclists are spending a lot of time on their bikes this weekend to benefit Middlefield’s John J. Nerden Camp, which provides free programs for children and adults who are intellectually disabled.



Thousands of athletes compete in Special Olympics

The Special Olympics kicked off Saturday in New Haven and Hamden with more than 2,300 athletes who came out from all corners of the state. They competed in six different sports, including aquatics, track and field, cycling, and soccer.



probonoWest Hartford Attorney Receives CT Probate Assembly’s Pro Bono Award

The Connecticut Probate Assembly has recognized West Hartford attorney Michael J. Croll with its 2015 Pro Bono Award for his work in assisting families who use the Probate Courts, especially those with limited resources or whose cases are complicated. “Attorney Croll is one of those folks you can call at any time, and he is more than willing to take on any case requested by a Probate Court,” Judge Sydney W. Elkin, president-judge of the Probate Assembly, said in awarding Croll the Pro Bono Award at the assembly’s annual meeting on April 15.