Cloe Poisson / Hartford Courant
February 10, 2014
Mirtica Aldave, of West Hartford, (right) hugs hair stylist Darcy Apicella, of Newington, after Apicella cut about eight inches of Aldave's hair at Milano Salon & Day Spa in Bloomfield during a Cut Out Cancer and Mondays at Milano session Monday morning. The salon, in partnership with Cut Out Cancer, provides free services to women undergoing cancer treatment on the second Monday of the month. Aldave was diagnosed with breast cancer on October 31 and started chemotherapy treatments in late January.