Church group sends valentines to veterans

COLEBROOK —  A heart- shaped sign on the door that said “We love our vets” greeted attendees to the Valentines for Vets program at the Colebrook Congregational Church on Saturday, Feb. 11.

At the event, families got together to create handmade valentines to be brought to the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Newington.

This year, 57 elaborate Valentine gift bags were constructed for veterans at the facility.

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