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Chamber hosts eighth annual Wing Fest

Photo by Tammi Naudus
Representatives from the Groggy Frogg celebrate after learning that the restaurant won the title for Best Overall and Hottest wings.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Wing lovers filled Cadillac Ranch Restaurant last week to celebrate the eighth annual Wing Fest competition, hosted by the Southington Chamber of Commerce. The event featured 11 local restaurants competing for several categories. Jennie B…

Compass Award winners honored

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer The Southington Community YMCA honored its two 2013 Compass Award recipients last week for their commitment to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. During the Forever in Blue Jeans gala, the YMCA recognized Mike…

ESPN lends a hand for Thanksgiving

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Team ESPN members Laura Valenti and Rob Skinnon help put together Thanksgiving baskets Monday afternoon.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Volunteers from ESPN continued their tradition of giving back by assisting Southington Community Services’ Thanksgiving event, held at the Drive-in Pavilion on Monday. Under the pavilion, volunteers spent the morning sorting and organizing boxes of…

Two charged in August handgun theft

Gary York

Two Southington residents were charged with stealing handguns from a safe at JATH Manufacturing. Police arrested Gary York , 38, and Joanne DelFino, 37, on Friday, Nov. 22. York was arrested at the Bristol Court while he was appearing on…