- Friday, October 3, 2014
The love of a good consignment piece is generational for Sandy Hook resident Leslie Troy, owner of Pemberley Designer Consignments in Monroe.
“My mom raised me on consignments, taking us up and down the Gold Coast from Norwalk, where I grew up,” she said. “It was a way to look great and still have some money left. It’s the same now with my daughter. It’s an adventure going to consignment places with her,” said Ms Troy.
- Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Sandy Hook School parents, teachers, and students said “Thank You BERRY Much, Monroe!” at the 40th Annual Monroe Strawberry Festival, held June 14 and 15 on the Monroe Green.
The annual event is hosted by the Monroe Congregational Church.
- Saturday, December 14, 2013
As Interim Superintendent of Schools John Reed said recently, the effort Monroe went through to help Newtown following the events of 12/14 was “complex and extremely important.”
Within days of the tragic shooting, Newtown First Selectman Pat Llodra announced Monroe’s willingness to help by providing a new home for Sandy Hook staff and students at its then-mothballed Chalk Hill Middle School.