Author: mchaiken

Bees weekend round-up for Aug. 28

BEES COME FROM BEHIND TWICE TO WIN SERIES VS. DUCKS BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Griffin’s grand slam powered the Bees offense as they came from behind twice for series win over Ducks, 8-7 the final #ItsBetterWithTheBees The…

Marching band season nearly here

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The award-winning Southington Blue Knights Marching Band completed their annual band camp last week to kick-start the 2017 season. Blue Knights, band backers, and faculty are busy preparing for the premiere of this year’s show,…

Obituaries: Olindo A. Parenti

Olindo “Olie” A. Parenti, 93, of Southington, formerly of Bristol and Florida, husband of Elizabeth Anne (Good) Parenti of Southington, passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.  He was born July 11, 1924 in Bristol, and was a son of…

Back to school means watch for lice

The beginning of the school year is peak season for head lice. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, infestation with head lice is most common among preschool children attending child care, elementary school children, and the household…