Catholic Transcript Magazine of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford Connecticut

Monday, June 25, 2018

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Boys ride on a dragon-themed roller coaster during the St. Mary School Carnival Sept. 23-25 on the grounds of St. Mary Parish in Milford.

Sponsored by the Home and School Association, the 16th annual event included food offerings, games, rides, fireworks, music and raffles.

Raffle prizes were a Nissan Altima, an iPad and a ShopRite gift card.

Organizers say that although the numbers aren't yet final, profits from sponsorships have exceeded last year's by $5,000, bringing the total to $13,000, and intake from the car raffle has exceeded last year's by $4,000, for a total of more than $17,000. Gate sales also were up. (Photo by Mary Chalupsky)