Tag: Petit Family Foundation

Runners turn out in heat; show support for Petit Foundation

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Nearly 570 runners entered to run in the Chip’s Family Restaurant 5K Road Race on a hot afternoon in downtown Plainville this past Sunday. It was a tough day to run, but that didn’t stop…

Petit 5K road race ready to run on July 21

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Chip’s Family Restaurant 5K Road Race to benefit the Petit Family Foundation will take place on Sunday, July 21, and will follow a scenic route through the town of Plainville. Event registration will begin…

Participants’ support of cause unwavering on their Ride for Justice

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER For Vito Pagliarulo of Bristol, taking part in a motorcycle event to support the Petit Family Foundation was something he did not think twice about. Owner of a Harley Davidson Switchback FLD, Pagliarulo has joined…

Petit road race raised more than $115,000

GE’s Industrial Solutions business helped raise more than $115,000 as the title sponsor of a 5K road race in Plainville, Conn., that benefited the Petit Family Foundation. The non-profit foundation was established in 2007 by Dr. William Petit in memory…

Volunteers needed to package flower seeds

The PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville is helping with Michaela’s Garden, a fund raiser for the Petit Foundation. The center is looking for volunteers who would like to help package 4’O Clock flower seeds, Michaela’s favorite, which then will be…