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Rosa DeLauro In Milford for Youth Art Contest

High school students from all over Southern Connecticut will be at the Westfield Shoppingtown Connecticut Post tonight at 6:30 p.m. along with Congresswoman Rosa L. DeLauro who will announce the 3rd Congressional District winners of the 2012 Congressional

Students from Connecticut's 3rd District (which stretches from Stratford to Middletown) have art displayed next to the food court of the in consideration to win the 3rd District Congressional Art Competition.

The work of the 1st place artist will be featured in the U.S. Capitol and Legislative office buildings for one year. The 2nd place student's art will also be displayed in Washington, D.C. The 3rd place artist's work will be featured at the District Office in New Haven.

Since beginning in 1982, the Conngressional Art Competition has welcomed the participation of 650,000 high students contestants. The theme of this year's competition is "An Artistic Discovery."

will be in attendance at the Connecticut Post Mall when the winners are announced Monday night, April 30th, at 6:30 p.m.

Ryan Sartor April 30, 2012 at 03:23 PM
Congresswoman DeLauro's appearance at the Connecticut Post could be a great opportunity to discuss 3rd district issues with her. Are there any pressing matters you think DeLauro should be addressing right now?
Michael Brown April 30, 2012 at 06:14 PM
No. Everything is great.
Catherine Hogan May 01, 2012 at 07:00 PM
HI There - I was actually look for a pic of the 2nd place runner-up Alessandra Hogan's piece - charcoal / ink / gold leaf. Thank you very much. And even 3rd place...... Thank you very much. Catherine
Ryan Sartor May 01, 2012 at 10:34 PM
Hi Catherine, I'm sorry, I do not have pictures of those!

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