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Canton League Awards 2015 Scholarship

The League of Women Voters of Canton has awarded its 2015 scholarship to Canton High School senior James Treacy. Offered each year to a graduating senior, the Canton LWV scholarship honors a male or female student planning to continue his or her education who embodies LWV values of civic participation, community-mindedness, positive attitudes and volunteerism. […]

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With Online Voter Registration, No Excuses

The Day, Apr 22 2014 Connecticut’s new online registration system is a major step forward in a state that lags badly in voter participation. Connecticut has unveiled an exceptionally useful and modern system that offers citizens the ability to register to vote on any computer or mobile device with an Internet connection. Our state became […]

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League of Women Voters Study on Mental Health Services in Farmington Valley Finds Numerous Obstacles Prevent Access to Care

News Release Dec. 16, 2013 From: Canton League of Women Voters Contact: Gina Magennis, Study Committee Chair, 860-693-6175 or Jane Latus, Canton LWV President, 860-712-2514 Report suggests steps to increase access to services; League to continue its focus on mental health, switching from study stage to advocacy mode. A Canton League of Women […]

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