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Latinos Unidos de Connecticut (LUC)

  • Latinos meet with Rilling, Himes

    NORWALK, Conn. — Latino community leaders met Wednesday with Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling and Assistant to the Mayor Laoise King for a roundtable discussion. “Leaders from community organizations, the Hispanic Chamber, Attorney’s, politicians from both political parties, teachers and community organizers shared their experiences and concerns while working in the community,” a press release said.

  • Hundreds celebrate Easter at SoNoCC

    NORWALK, Conn. – About 200 people turned out Sunday for the second annual Latinos Unidos of Connecticut Inc. (LUC) Easter Egg Hunt at the South Norwalk Community Center (SoNoCC), according to a statement released by LUC. The highlight of the event was the hunt for more than 800 eggs, according to the statement. In addition,…

  • Letter: LUC aims to ‘engage’ Latino community in civic affairs

    To the Editor: Latinos Unidos de Connecticut, “LUC,” has been mentioned in some articles and comments. We would like to formally introduce ourselves. We are a newly formed, non-profit organization focused on uniting the Latino Community in order to educate, promote awareness and engage these residents in civic duty. We are not here to divide…

  • Latinos Unidos moving forward

    NORWALK, Conn. – Weekly meetings of the newly formed Latinos Unidos de Connecticut (LUC) have resulted in an organizational structure and plans for community outreach. LUC is now a registered Connecticut non-profit, Israel Navarro said. The organization is planning a family day – the date will be set according to events in the World Cup…

  • Norwalk Latinos off to ‘very good start’ with forum

    NORWALK, Conn. – Six or seven weeks of effort bore fruit Sunday in a forum at the South Norwalk Community Center where about 100 people listened to speeches delivered mainly in Spanish. SoNoCC deputy director Pat Ferrandino called the full house in the center’s multipurpose room “a very good start” for the newly formed Latinos…