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Community News For The Colchester Edition

Community News For The Colchester Edition

Citizen Of The Year

EAST HAMPTON — The East Hampton Village Lions Club's East Hampton Citizen of the Year recipient is Irene Kuck. Kuck was chosen for her contributions to the youth in her community.

Kuck is a founding member of the East Hampton Local Prevention Council. She was instrumental in securing the first grant award from the Middlesex County Substance Abuse Action Council. She has led the effort from the beginning, working directly with guidance from MCSAAC and organizing volunteer support.

Kuck developed strong relationships with local town and school staff, faith organizations, health providers, elected officials, youth groups and parents. She has...