The Ladies Auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1672 in New Milford recently took home a total of 10 honors at the state VFW Convention in East Hartford.

Awards, medals and other recognition received include a flag for 100 percent membership; a check for 100 percent membership; a medal for 100 percent membership; a second-place medal for youth activities; a platinum award for cancer aid and research; a third-place award for scrapbooking history for the year; a first-place award each for Fisher House support, Hospital Committee Division 3 and veterans and family support Division 3; and a Good Job Award from the chief of staff of the state Ladies Auxiliary.

Bette-Lou Emmons praised the committee members, in particular Ann Lowell, Pat Brought, Lynn Peet and Ellie Baldwick, as well committee chairwomen.

New members are welcome.

For information, call Emmons at 860-946-9028.