Make A Difference: Alliance for Living
WHO: A single woman just back to work after a medical leave. She has agreed to adopt four of her young nieces and nephews after the death of their parents.
AGENCY: Alliance for Living in New London.
WHAT TO GIVE: Gift cards for grocery stores and area clothing stores as well as Pokemon toys for the boys and baby dolls for the younger girls. The twin boys are age 6 and the girls are 3 and 4.
WHERE TO DONATE: Gifts can be dropped off or sent to Carol Jones, director of medical case management, Alliance for Living, 154 Broad St., New London, CT 06320. Or call (860) 447-0884, ext. 231.
Stories that may interest you
Cal Beggs, a resident of StoneRidge in Mystic, led team that developed the backpack worn by astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin when they walked on moon.
Jon Sproul, fascinated by rockets since childhood, built an 11-foot scale model to honor 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
Lt. Christopher Callaway is a 20-year Norwich police veteran, and Sgt. Ryan Kelsey is a 19-year veteran.
Elevated bacterial counts in water samples at Giants Neck Heights beach prompted Ledge Light Health District to close the area until further notice on Friday.