Category: Community news

HHC earns Triple Aim Award

Hartford HealthCare (HHC) at Home recently received the Triple Aim Award from the Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home in recognition for its innovative method of improving health outcomes, access to care and reducing costs. The Transitional Care RN (TCRN)…

Local wins art show

Frances Lyss of Southington earned first place in the painting category at the 9th annual Connecticut Senior Juried Arts Show at Pomperaug Woods in Southbury. Lyss won the competitions with her watercolor painting, “Teapot,” above.

Kennedy announced October students of the month

John F. Kennedy Middle School in Plantsville recently announced the names of its October students of the month. Teachers nominated these students based on their academic performance, exemplary citizenship, and/or participation in extracurricular activities. Sixth grade students of the month…

Local veterans are honored for their service

On Friday, Nov. 11, locals celebrated veterans during Veterans Day events throughout the community. From a ceremony at the town green to pre-game activities at the Blue Knight football game, Southington’s veterans were honored throughout the day. Above, a student…

Library listings for the Nov. 18 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:…

Ye old Renaissance Faire

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER While everyone turned their clocks back an hour for daylight savings, the Southington Public Library turned back all the way to medieval times for their first ever Renaissance Faire on Saturday Nov. 5. Knights in…

Library listings for the Nov. 11 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:…

HHC Senior Services honors milestone employees

Hartford HealthCare Senior Services recently honored milestone employees from its seven communities including Southington Care Center, The Orchards at Southington and Mulberry Gardens of Southington. The staffers were congratulated at the Longevity Celebration held Oct. 13 at Southington Care Center…