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June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month.  The City of Danbury is working with the Alzheimer’s Association to paint the town purple.  City Hall, the Senior Center, Elmwood Park, the Greater Danbury Chamber of Commerce and others have added purple decorations to their windows and buildings.  Danbury firefighters will be sporting purple tee shirts on Fridays for the month of June.  There are 78-thousand people living with Alzheimer’s in Connecticut and 178-thousand caregivers.  The Walk to End Alzheimer’s takes place at West Conn on September 22nd.