Orange Rotary holds 20th Annual Auction

Incoming Orange Rotary Club President Rich Pittala ran the Auction Fundraiser this past Friday night at the Racebrook Country Club with just about 100 people in attendance. The 20th Annual event featured many silent auction items, several dozen live auction items, prizes, a nice buffet, good fellowship and more than a few laughs.    

1st Orange Rotary Turkey Trot is a blistering sellout

Runners turned out in big numbers for the 1st Annual Orange Rotary Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning. Orange Rotary President Carl Russell called the event a sellout with 340 registrants  just before the race kicked off. Temperatures were hovering in the mid 20’s when registration opened up at 6:30 and eventually climbed to a balmy […]

Official Visit #45 – Orange Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Orange Connecticut was chartered just before the Apollo 11 landed on the moon (or were they?). Despite being a relative newcomer amongst Rotary Clubs, this Club has a rich track record of being an important community and global partner. They give out scholarships, actively run an Amber Alert ID program, recognize […]

Orange Rotary Lobsterfest is a well buttered machine

Today was a perfect day for the 17th Annual Lobsterfest in Orange Connecticut as the Orange Rotary Club did a great job feeding the large crowds that turned out for their event. Attendees were treated to either twin lobsters or a delicious steak plus all of the fixings. The lines moved steadily without backup, the […]

Orange Rotary Preparing for 8/10 Lobsterfest

The Orange Rotary Club is in full swing for their Lobsterfest next Saturday. Today’s meeting was short and sweet as club members worked to assemble the bags for next week. Both the Orange and Woodbridge Rotary Clubs partner up on this event with proceeds going to the many charities and community projects that both clubs […]