A collection drive for goods for local and regional children, senior, veterans and troops this holiday season will be held Dec. 16 from 5 to 9 p.m. in New Milford.

Don Clady and 1st & 10 Sports Bar & Grill will join forces with Connecticut Cruise News Minuteman Riders and Ultimate Restorations for the event to be held at 1st & 10 on Route 7 South.

New, unwrapped toys, nonperishable food items and health and beauty supplies are sought. There is a special need for items for teenage girls and boys.

Former NFL player Gennaro DiNapoli, who played for the Cowboys, Raiders and Titans, Allyson Genovese, fitness and fashion champion pro-athlete, and Kimmie Anderson, Mrs. Southington, will be guests.

Autographed photos and posters will be available.

For more information, visit www.ctcruisenews.com or email dccj14@aol.com.