Category: Community news

Leaf pick-up to start on Oct. 29

The Town of Southington announced the schedule for leaf pick-up beginning at the end of the month. Town crews will do spot-collections in heavy sections throughout town beginning Monday, Oct. 29. Regular service will begin the following week. Officials stated…

Chamber Cup supports local chariities

The Southington Chamber of Commerce held their 25th Annual Chamber Cup Classic golf tournament at Hawk’s Landing Country Club on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Eighteen teams came out to play and support the Chamber’s event which feeds their scholarship program for…

Craft week draws thousands

Linda Hettrick, right, of Quinnipiac Valley Alpacas, shows Erin and Avery Martin a photo book with pictures of her pet alpacas at the Apple Harvest Festival last Saturday. The 50th Apple Harvest Festival concluded last weekend with a craft fair…

Oh, we love a parade…

On Sunday, Sept. 30, artists from Southington Community Cultural Arts Apples & the Arts helped decorate the Apple Harvest Festival parade with the apples from the Apples & Arts program sprinkled throughout the parade. Above, the apple “Color My World—Embracing…