Author: jgoralski

Obituary: Jean Miriam Groundwater

Jean Miriam Groundwater of Danvers and Haverhill, formerly of Southington, CT, died March 17, 2019, following complications resulting from a stroke.  She was the wife of the late George Groundwater who passed away in 2002.  Born and raised in Harrisburg,…

Obituary: Irene M. Schultze, 98

Irene M. Schultze, 98, of Southington, peacefully passed away on March 6 2019 with her dearest lifelong friend Lauren Freer by her side. Irene was predeceased by her loving husband Edward Schultze. Irene was a long time member of the…

Obituary: Anne (Baroni) McCarthy, 95

Anne (Baroni) McCarthy, 95, of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, joining her family and friends that went before her. Daughter of the late Fedele and Julia (Scalle) Baroni, Anne was born on October 11, 1923, was…

Obituary: Brian Peter McMahon, 65

Brian Peter McMahon, 65, of Millersburg, OH, formerly of Burlington, passed on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Brian was born in Southington, CT on August 25, 1953 the son of the late James and Joan (Duhaime) McMahon.  He graduated from Lewis…

Obituary: Paul A. Glowasky, 76

Paul A. Glowasky, 76, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at the Wolcott View Manor. Born on Sept. 20, 1942 in Wolcott to the late Andrew and Susan (Shia) Glowasky, he had…

Obituary: Barbara Mae Hecox Stavrinos, 93

Barbara Mae Hecox Stavrinos, our dear mother, grandmother and GG of Southington, passed away peacefully on her 93rd birthday, March 19, in her daughter Madeline’s home, surrounded by loved ones. Barbara was a master knitter and her family and friends have…

CyberKnights are off and running

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR It’s not how you start that counts. It’s how you finish. Southington High School’s CyberKnights struggled in the opening round of their first competition at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica, N.Y.,  but by the end of…

Go, Greased Lightnin’

“Go, Greased Lightnin.’ You’re burnin’ up the quarter mile.” Last weekend, curtains opened on the Southington High School drama club’s production of “Grease.” The audience rocked to the 1950s love story, featuring your favorite Pink Ladies and Greasers from Rydell…