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Rebecca Lobo

Community news for Vernon edition

Community news for Vernon edition

Rockville High School students build benches for Vernon Parks & Rec. VERNON - On Thursday, May 21, a group of students taking Woods I from Rockville High School completed nine benches for the Town of Vernon. Teacher, Bonnie Beland, reached out to the Department of Parks & Recreation to see if there were community projects the students could be involved with in early March. Bruce Dinnie, director of Parks & Recreation, came up with the idea of benches for local parks. The benches will be placed at Henry Park and other public places around the town. The students were able to practice their woodworking skills while performing an important community service. Pictured, from left...