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Miss Connecticut in the News
Jul 2, 2019 – The issues raised by the Black Lives Movement will be the focus of a virtual panel hosted by the Miss Connecticut Scholarship Organization Tuesday, July 7…read more
Dec 20, 2019 – At 13, she was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, suffered a stroke, and underwent treatment and rehab for two years. After recovery, she entered the Miss Connecticut competition four times before she won, and her focus is on helping cancer patients. “No one chooses to get cancer,” she said…read more
Sept 5, 2019 – Miss Connecticut 2019 Jillian Duffy of Burlington will take the main stage at Miss America at Mohegan Sun in December. Duffy will be promoting pediatric cancer research and awareness. She shares her story about being a pediatric cancer survivor…read more
Dec 16, 2019 – For the first time ever, the Miss America pageant is being held right here in Connecticut. The preliminaries for the event kicked off Sunday at Mohegan Sun, with Burlington’s own Miss Connecticut Jillian Duffy competing…read more