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T.A.G.! Teens are it at the library

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer The Southington Public Library is in search of local teenagers interested in becoming participants of its new Teen Advisory Group (T.A.G). T.A.G offers teens ages 13 to 18 an opportunity to share ideas about activities,…

Ride for Justice is coming through

By Kaitlyn Naples Staff Writer On the last Sunday of the month, between 900 and 1,200 motorcycles are expected to drive from Bristol, through Burlington, Harwinton, Terryville, Wolcott, Plantsville, and Cheshire, for the fourth annual Ride for Justice. This annual…

Membrino regains the lead at Stafford; The Southington driver is in a battle in the SK Light division with 2 races remaining

Tony Membrino has fallen a long way in the standings since his second trip to the winner’s circle on July 26, but he still holds a two point lead in the division standings with two races remaining at Stafford Motor Speedway.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Some of the point races at Stafford Motor Speedway have already been decided with such wide margins separating the top contenders. Others are locked in battles with just a few points separating the top drivers…

Sliders takes home trophy at wings festival

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Sliders Grill & Bar has more than just chicken wings to share with local customers—the restaurant now has a trophy it won from the twelfth Annual National Buffalo Wing Festival. Held at Coca-Cola Field in…

Youth’s lemonade stand raises money for hospital

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Skylar Prinzhorn and her brother Jayden recently helped to raise over $600 for the NICU at the Connecticut Children’s Hospital.

By Ed Harris Editor A local youth recently raised more than $600, in only two hours, to help out the NICU at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Skylar Prinzhorn, 8, recently held her second annual Skylar’s Stand to raise money for…

Connecticut Icon returns to the stage

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Haley Messenger sings Adele’s “We could have had it all” at last year’s auditions.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Southington will soon start the search for its next music star. Auditions for the next Connecticut Icon will take place Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Derynoski Elementary School. All auditions…