On this day in 1941, a cook by the name of Doris “Dorie” Miller, became a hero. Dorie as he was affectionately known would put thoughts of his own safety away and man a military weapon he had no knowledge of. Due to his bravery he was awarded the Navy Cross (The third highest honor awarded by the Navy).
Local director, actor and historian Tammy Denease brings important — and hidden — Black women to life through theater
WETHERSFIELD — Local performing artist, storyteller, actor and playwright Tammy