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Mrs. Murray’s Garden

For 30 years the dedication of Joanne Marino-Murray helped the growth and expansion of many Westbrook student’s minds, self confidence and education. She loved her work as a teacher at Daisy Ingraham Elementary School and it’s only fitting that since her passing , a greenhouse and garden, which is used to cultivate plants and vegetables

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There Are High Hopes for this Grant

Old Lyme, CT With the gift of a $5,000 grant from the Westbrook Foundation, High Hopes Therapeutic Riding facility will be fulfilling the high hopes of several Westbrook residents impacted with conditions ranging from autism, stroke, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy and sensory neurological disorders, who benefit from the facilities therapeutic program. “This gift from

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Cypress Cemetery Gets a Face Lift

Preserving history one stone at a time, the Westbrook Foundation recently awarded a grant in the amount of $10,000 to the Cypress Cemetery Board of Directors, to be used for the costly repairs to repoint and cement all the joints of the 1850’s entrance to the stonewall that encapsulates the seventeen acres that is the

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Westbrook Foundation Awards 39 Scholarships

Celebrating the graduates of the class of 2013, The Westbrook Foundation awarded 39 graduates a total of $59,400 in scholarships to be used toward higher education. An additional $18,000 was given to Westbrook residents, through the Messerschmidt Scholarship Fund. The Calderari-Hoxsie-Schubert-Steinson Veterans Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Jessica Chamberlain. The Josephine S. Crump Scholarship was

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