Ziti dinner to aid Sereno
A ziti dinner to help raise money for Stacey Sereno will be held on Feb. 9 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Echo Hose Ambulance Training Center, 430 Coram Ave., Shelton. Dinner, soft drinks and desserts will be served at the event, which is being sponsored by Echo Hose Ambulance, Southwestern Regional Communications and Trumbull EMS. Those wishing to donate a raffle prize, food, beverages, desserts or other items can contact Kristen Ostrowski at EventswithKO@gmail.com. To purchase tickets, contact Joe Laucella at 203-924-5500.
Free tax prep available in Valley
TEAM’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program will offer free tax preparation and filing services to eligible Valley households needing to file their 2018 returns.
VITA is a financial literacy initiative providing free tax preparation services for individual or family incomes less than $55,000 a year. TEAM’s IRS-trained volunteers not only prepare and file basic tax returns, they also educate participants on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), child tax credits, and many other tax-related issues and opportunities.