Category: Community news

Locals support Toys for Tots

The Raya Clinic and The Mangia Faccia Society teamed up for a joint toy drive to benefit Toys for Tots. From left, Sgt. Timothy Dallas USMC, Mangia Faccia chair Vinny Nanfito, Dr. Jeana Forant, Dr. Stacey Raya, Dr. Yojana Shahi,…

Healthy Family FunFest focuses on kids

Demonstrating that it is never too young to lead a healthy lifestyle, games, competitions and activities for youngsters will be in the forefront at this year’s Healthy Family FunFest. The Southington Community YMCA is presenting a wide variety of fun…

Faith Living Church adds handicapped access

Faith Living Church at 20 Grove St. in Plantsville unveiled their new elevator access effective Feb. 4. The elevator is part of the church’s efforts to make services fully accessible to people with physical challenges. The renovations included two wheelchair-accessible…

Happy Valentine’s Day chocolate lovers!

Ahhh. Chocolate. One youngster eyes a “Movie Night” basket being raffled off during The American Legion Auxiliary 14th annual Valentine Chocolate Festival held at the Legion Post hall last Saturday. Offerings included  themed cakes (football and hearts), cookies, chocolate pops,…

Library listings for the Feb. 10 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:…