Salvation Army

WTIC Holiday Store, 2014:  Joe D'Ambrosio, Jim Vicevich, Ray Dunaway (Photo Courtesy Jim Gordon)

WTIC Holiday Store Raises $221,000

WTIC listeners donated $221,000 to the Salvation Army, through this year’s Holiday Store fundraiser.


Hartford Police Responded to a report of a possible grenade found in a Salvation Army bin. Photo courtesy of Hartford Police Deputy Chief Brian Foley.

Possible Grenade Turns Out To Be Paper Weight

The Salvation Army building at 333 Homestead Avenue was evacuated, and Homestead Avenue was shut down.


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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.


File photo of a Salvation Army bell-ringer. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Stealing Salvation Army Kettle Donations

In Vernon, police say they’ve arrested man on charges he stole Salvation Army collection bucket donations at a local supermarket.


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Salvation Army Contributions Reach About $200,000

This year’s Salvation Army WTIC Holiday Store collections totalled about $200,000, according to Major Brian Glasco.


File photo of a Salvation Army bell-ringer. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Calls Cops On Salvation Army Workers For Ringing Bells

For some, the idea of Christmas coming early is anything but welcome.


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5 Tips For A Successful Connecticut Garage Sale

Consider these tips when planning your next sale in Connecticut.


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Salvation Army Holiday Stores Exceed Goal

WTIC Salvation Army Holiday Stores collected more than $202,000 for charitable programs this holiday season.


WTIC Salvation Army Holiday Stores Wrap Up Season

The WTIC Salvation Army Holiday Stores wrapped up another successful season at noon Christmas Eve. The final figure for the amount collected was $187,679.23 Major Doug Hart says that’s about $5,000 less than last year’s […]


Governor Donates at Holiday Store

Connecticut Governor Jodi Rell visited WTIC’s Ray Dunaway at the Salvation Army Holiday Store on Friday,  urging residents to donate money, non-perishable food items,   or new unwrapped toys. Rell pointed out that if every listener […]