Tuesday, February 20, 2007

reign has a new bulletproof vest!

thanks to the rothstein family. what a great gift to not only reign, but the town of west hartford as well

Family Invested In Police K-9

By FULVIO CATIVO Courant Staff Writer February 20 2007 WEST HARTFORD -- Resident Phil Rothstein makes some mean fudge.His daughter Rachel, 14, suggested that if he made a lot, she could even sell it and make a quick buck.So Rothstein agreed and made 140 pounds of the chocolate treat to sell last fall. But, instead of keeping any profit from the sales, Rothstein and his family donated the money to buy a new bulletproof vest for one of the town's K-9 units.On Saturday, Rothstein - along with his wife, Jill, and their children, Rachel, Rebecca, 9, and David, 5 - presented the vest to Reign, a West Hartford Police Department German shepherd. The family raised about $450 selling fudge in their neighborhood and at the Pets Supplies Plus store in Bishops Corner...........

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