By Melanie Espinal, SCSU Journalism student Melanie Espinal, journalism students at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. When Bethel sought to honor its World War I veterans, the town focused on the soldier rather than the usual […]

Bethel Saves Its Doughboy


Easton monument
By Ali Sorbara SCSU Journalism student Ali Sorbara, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Before Easton’s World War I memorial boulder, there was a wooden sign. The townspeople first erected a wooden sign at […]

Easton Remembers the Great War


Wallingford Monument
By Gregory Gagliardi, SCSU Journalism student Gregory Gagliardi, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Flying ace Gervais Raoul Lufbery may be the most famous name on Wallingford’s World War I monument. Although he was […]

Wallingford WWI Monument Honors French Flying Ace, Among Veterans