Category: Community news

Calendar drive continues for area veterans

Southington’s Town-Wide Effort to Promote Success (STEPS) is still looking for 2017 calendars for distribution to veterans to complete their annual drive. They are still in need of 400 calendars to meet their goal. The organization has already collected 545…

Puckowski, Boisvert wedding

Caroline Puckowski and Garrett Boisvert were married on July 23, 2016 at Sacred Heart Church in New Britain. Father David Collins from Georgetown University officiated. The reception was held the Simsbury Inn. Caroline is the daughter of Greg and Marzena…

Learning about heat transfer

Southington firefighter Jasen Zarcone teaches a class of sixth graders about heat transfer, above, during a seminar at one of Southington’s middle schools during the first two weeks of December. The Southington Fire Department partnered with the local middle schools…

Library listings for the Jan. 6 edition

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events:…

Knights of Columbus earn Star Council Award

In the first year since receiving Southington’s second charter for the Knights of Columbus council, the Rev. Walter F. Geraghty Council 25 has received the Star Council Award. The prestigious award recognizes overall excellence in the areas of membership recruitment…