Author: jgoralski

Fire Reports for April 24

The Southington Fire Department has reported the following 34 incidents from Monday, April 6 to Monday, April 13: Monday, April 6 57 Erica Ct., Public Service Tuesday, April 7 Silo Dr., Smoke Detector Activation 6 Kane St. /B, Smoke Detector…

Police Blotter for April 24

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, April 8 through Wednesday, April 15. Laura E. Perry, 27, of 6 Skyline Dr., Danbury, was arrested on April 8 for conspiracy to commit sixth degree larceny and interfering with…

Starting the discussion about substance abuse

[portfolio_slideshow id=10370] By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Hartford HealthCare (HHC,) Behavioral Health Network hosted a community dialogue in Southington this week, focused on addressing “substance abuse across the lifespan.” The discussion was part of the National Dialogue on Mental Health, and…

Softball’s off and running

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Without their starting pitcher and starting center fielder, the Lady Knights (3-0) softball team did what they are used to doing in their first three games. Win. Losing key players, especially a nationally-ranked pitcher, is huge,…

SPDI donates to the Wounded Warrior Project

Superior Products Distributors, Inc. (SPDI) presented a $3,000 check to the Wounded Warrior Project. The funds were raised through sales of embroidered knit caps customized with the Superior Warrior logo. These caps were sold in each of Superior’s retail showrooms…

Taylor Hartz joins the Observer

  The Observer welcomes Taylor Hartz as our new staff writer for Southington news. Taylor is a 2014 Boston University College of Communication graduate with a bachelor’s in journalism, a concentration in photojournalism, and a minor in political science. She…

Sports Calendar for April 24

FUNDRAISERS SHS RUGBY TEAM CAR WASH—Sunday, April 26, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Southington Auto Wash on Queen Street. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the SHS club. PAVERS FOR POSTERITY (BLUE KNIGHT BRICKS)—The Turf Committee is offering an opportunity…