Author: jcardines

No rain date for MOTG ‘BootLeg Band’

The Wednesday, Aug. 2 Music on the Green concert featuring “BootLeg Band” was cancelled just before the 7 p.m. start time, due to heavy rainstorms. Town officials said that the band was present and ready to play and the stagehands, audio technician,…

YMCA announces AHF road races design contest

Preparations for the 2017 Apple Harvest Festival are well underway and the Southington-Cheshire Community YMCA is tackling another feature. A Road Race T-shirt design contest is currently open for submissions through July 31, and the winning design will be announced…

BOE appoints new Flanders principal

During their June 22 meeting, the Southington Board of Education unanimously appointed Katie T. Guerrette as principal of Flanders Elementary School. Her appointment was originally scheduled for last month, but because the budget was not finalized, the board held off…

BOF sets mill rate to 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER   Since the Town Council approved Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18, the BOF was able to unanimously approve the new mill rate during their June 14 meeting. “Based upon our recommendation to the Town…