A Lobster Clambake Supports Stepney Firefighters

Supporters of Monroe's Bravest dined on lobsters, clams and steaks off the grill.

What better way to support the men and women of the Stepney Volunteer Fire Co. than by cracking into freshly steamed lobsters, scooping out clams or cutting into a juicy steak right off the grill? The department held its annual lobster clambake at Stepney Firehouse One at 88 Main Street on Saturday.

Shawn Cornut, Stepney's deputy fire chief, said the event is its second largest fundraiser.

First Selectman Steve Vavrek was among the dinnertime crowd that gathered in the dining area.

"It's a great community event," he said. "It's nice to see there are a lot of firemen and people from the community and local businesses here."

jim laguardia September 05, 2012 at 12:14 AM
Glad to see they had a good event, too bad people have to go so far out of their way to stir up trouble that they have to attach a picture from another publication under an assumed name of course.
Christine E. September 05, 2012 at 01:17 PM
Look at all of these perfect people! Is this a MADD meeting? The first selectman drinks beer! So do millions of other people...including the president. Get over yourselves.
D. Sickles September 05, 2012 at 02:43 PM
There seems to be a serious problem going on. No one is saying there is anything wrong with a drink or two. However...
Bill Bittar September 05, 2012 at 05:19 PM
No more talk of about how much people drink. Way out of line.
Bill Bittar September 05, 2012 at 05:24 PM
There is nothing in this article about him overindulging himself. There is not report of a DUI arrest. All this is is a personal attack and a cheap shot by doing it anonymously.


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