The VNA Northwest, Inc. Thrift Shop in Washington will hold a store-wide half-price sale March 20-31.

All clothing for men, women and children, as well as household items and books and music are included in the sale at the store, in the Armoury Building at 233 B Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202).

The store is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

New Milford resident Laurie Ham, a Certified Financial Planner professional with Danbury-based Reby Advisors, has announced the firm has been named to Barron's listing of America's 2012 Top Financial Advisors and the No. 1 independent financial advisor in Western Connecticut.

The state-by-state rankings reflect client satisfaction, quality of practice, assets under management and revenues generated.

Barron's reports that the top 1,000 increased their assets under management by an average 10 percent last year and they have seen their assets grow an average of 14 percent in each of the past five years.

Reby Advisors is in the Lee Farm Corporate Park, 83 Wooster Heights, Danbury.

For more information, call 203-790-4949.

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