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Monroe Senior Center receives donation from Spectrum

MONROE, CT — The Monroe Senior Center received a donation of $2,500 and 10 Chromebooks from Spectrum to support the launch of its new digital education programming. Read More

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Rotary Club Golf Tournament

The Rotary Club of Monroe will host its 27th annual Golf Classic at Whitney Farms Golf Course, 175 Shelton Road in Monroe, on Sept. Read More

Brazilian astronaut hopeful gains experiences through Monroe Rotary Club

MONROE, CT — Andressa Ojeda’s quest to become Brazil’s first female astronaut includes a path through Monroe. 

Ojeda spent a year at Masuk High School as a foreign exchange student, through the Monroe Rotary Club’s Rotary Youth Exchange Program, and has now completed two years at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Fla.

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Monroe public schools come together to share a love of reading

MONROE, CT — Every year, more than 60 volunteers visit Monroe’s grades K-5 classrooms for the Celebration of Reading. Though outside visitors are restricted this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a creative solution allowed the annual event to be held without a hitch. Read More