Author: jgoralski

All the beauty; none of the hassle

Diane Gombotz gets lost in the array of silk floral arrangements at the First Congregational Church craft fair last Saturday. The fundraising event drew many to the collection of crafts, scarves, and other items. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI

Editorial: Caught in the crossfire

We tried to reach out to the Aqua Turf Club after the Connecticut Citizens Defense League (CCDL) announced the termination of a 25-year customer relationship, but we were met with a strong but polite “no comment.” We don’t blame them.…

Obituary: Connie Barneschi, 96

Connie Barneschi, 96, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 16, 2018 at the Southington Care Center. She was predeceased by her husband of 66 years, William J. Barneschi, in 2010. She was born in Norwalk, CT on February 22, 1922,…

Poitras signs extension with Hawks

HARTFORD—The University of Hartford Department of Athletics has signed Tom Poitras to a contract extension that will keep him as head coach of the Hawks’ men’s soccer team through the 2021 season, Hawks director of athletics Mary Ellen Gillespie announced…

Obituary: Joyce (Barrows) Barile, 84

Joyce (Barrows) Barile, 84, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 12, 2018. Born on April 26, 1933 in Glens Falls, NY to the late Warren and Evelyn (Baker) Barrows, she had been a longtime…