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Letter: Reader appreciates Secondo’s look at Southington

April 25, 2015
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To the editor: In response to Art Second’s “Second Look” column, I must say all of what he has stated, and more, definitely needed to be heard by our Southington Town population. When he refers to “passion” and “caring” that began decades ago, it is just over four decades ago that we, as a young…

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Building toward a victory: Girls lax is getting better, still looking for a win

April 24, 2015
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Building toward a victory: Girls lax is getting better, still looking for a win

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Knight lacrosse team walked onto the field on Monday, April 13, trying to recover from a season-opening hangover, after losing to Daniel Hand. Unfortunately the Knights dropped their second game of the season at their home field to the…

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Track wins big at first meet

April 24, 2015
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Track wins big at first meet

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Southington High School exploded into the spring season on Tuesday, April 14 with a pair of lopsided victories over Newington. The Blue Knights opened their season with a 110-40 victory, and the Lady Knights won easily, 87.5-44.5. The boys never trailed,…

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Senior listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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APRIL 24, 27 PLAINVILLE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CLUB. Sponsored by the Plainville Senior Center. April 24, join a croquet game at Norton Park in Plainville. Beginner and advanced players welcome. April 27, take a bicycle ride along the Farmington River. Open to Plainville Senior Center members…

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Meetings listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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TUESDAY, APRIL 28 SOUTHINGTON ORCHARD VALLEY GARDEN CLUB OF SOUTHINGTON. 10 a.m. Becky Martorelli will discuss the planning and maintenance of the Quinnipiac River Watershed Association’s B and B (bee and butterfly) garden. Business meeting follows. Guests welcome. American Legion Hall, 64 Main St., Southington.…

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Kids listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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SATURDAY, APRIL 25 PLAINVILLE WHEELER REGIONAL FAMILY YMCA HEALTHY KIDS DAY. 12 to 3 p.m. Event to inspire more youths to keep minds and bodies active. Vendors and activities designed to motivate and teach families. Wheeler Regional YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. Free. (860) 793-9631.…

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Miscellaneous listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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FRIDAY, APRIL 24 BRISTOL ‘BRINGING UP BABY.’ 7 p.m. Howard Hawks comedy starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. Popcorn and refreshments available. $3 donation requested. OTHER BUDGET COUNSELING FOR UTILITIES. 2 to 5 p.m. Keep the Power On clinic.…

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Dining listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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SATURDAY, APRIL 25 PLAINVILLE SPRING PASTA SUPPER. Held by Plainville Fire Company. 4 to 8 p.m. Plainville Fire Headquarters, 77 West Main St., Plainville. Adults, $8. Children 7 to 12 and seniors, $6. Children under 7, free. SUNDAY, APRIL 26 BRISTOL FUND RAISER AT FIREFLY.…

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Performance listings for April 24

April 24, 2015
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FRIDAY, APRIL 24 OTHER NEW YORK VS. BOSTON COMEDY SERIES. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762. APRIL 24-MAY 3 BRISTOL ‘THE SOUND OF MUSIC.’ Performed by St. Paul Performing Arts. Friday, April 24 and Saturday, April 25 at 7:30…

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