Posts Categorized: Body & Soul

Danbury Launches Underage Drinking Awareness Campaign

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  MCCA (Midwestern Connecticut Council of Alcoholism), and Stand Together Make a Difference (Danbury’s local substance abuse prevention coalition), have partnered to launch a media campaign and ask parents, students, community leaders and community members to “stand together to reduce underage drinking.”    The key… Read more »

Danbury Woman to Compete in the National Yoga Asana Championship

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Connecticut State Yoga Asana Women’s Champion Leila Noone performing Scorpion Pose. Photo by Laurie McDonagh.

  “Yes, there is such a thing as competitive yoga,” explained 26-year-old Danbury resident Leila Noone, the 2013 Connecticut State Yoga Asana Women’s Champion, in an interview. Ms. Noone’s first-place ranking qualifies her to compete at the National Yoga Asana Championship in New York City… Read more »

Activists Arrive in Rome to Commemorate Connecticut’s Repeal of the Death Penalty

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  Two members of the Connecticut Network to Abolish the Death Penalty (CNADP) board of directors will have front row seats for the lighting of Rome’s Colosseum on November 29 and 30 in celebration of Connecticut becoming the 17th state in America to abolish the death penalty…. Read more »