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Wallingford Girl Being Honored

Wallingford Girl Being Honored

Chelsea Fitzgerald of Wallingford is having a good week.

She's turning 10 this Saturday and has a little something extra to celebrate when she blows out the candles.

Read To Grow, a Branford organization that encourages early childhood literacy, is honoring Chelsea for her charity work. Chelsea will be one of 15 being celebrated.

Chelsea's mom Gina tells me, "Chelsea attended an event in which her big sister received a community service award two years ago."  Gina went on to say "Chelsea said, I need to do something too."  Mom and daughter researched ideas and came...