Author: eharris

Holding a benefit dinner for a friend

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Southington native Brian McKernan had just started training for a new season of races this past September. One day he was running outside near his home in Lynbrook, Long Island when suddenly a car struck…

Another title holder from area crowned

By Mike Chaiken
Sydney West, Miss Connecticut Teen USA, and Desiree Perez, Miss Connecticut USA, celebrate their new titles on Sunday in Stamford. West is a former Southington resident and former Miss Southington’s Outstanding Teen.

By Mike Chaiekn Editions Editor STAMFORD– High school senior Sydney West may be living in Vernon now, but the now-Miss Connecticut Teen USA had lived in Southington until earlier this year. Sydney, who was crowned on Sunday in Stamford and…

Schools receive security grant funding

By Ed Harris Editor Southington has received more grant money from the state to better safeguard the schools. Governor Dannel P. Malloy recently announced that an additional 75 school districts, covering 435 schools, will receive funds as part of the…