Author: jgoralski

Obituary: Roger Blanchette, 66

Roger Blanchette, 66, of Kensington, passed away on June 17, 2017 at his home. He was the beloved husband of Virginia “Gini” (Szalapski) Blanchette. Born September 27, 1950, he was the son of the late Rene Joseph and Beulah Mary…

Finance board sets mill rate at 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER It took almost a month longer than a typical year as Southington boards grappled with the budget problems at the state capitol, but Southington finally closed the books on Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18.…

Legion storms back in Week 2

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Even when Southington’s American Legion baseball team struggled to get one win in their first four starts, coach Marc Verderame said that he wasn’t worried. It was almost prophetic. Post 72 rallied for five wins…