Category: Community news

SoCCA earns grant for special artists

Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA) was awarded a $105,900 grant from the Bradley Henry Barnes & Leila Upson Barnes Memorial Trust to continue the organization’s successful and impactful All Access creative work skills program. The funding came through Main Street…

Bread…and produce…for Life

Students from Kelley Elementary School are helping out at Bread for Life. Above, Mason and Olivia take a break from their work at the community garden on Vermont Avenue where they help grow produce for the kitchen.

Farm to table

Whether it’s produce, flowers, or a good farmer story that you’re looking for, the Southington farmer’s market has just what you need. Every Friday, from 3 to 6 p.m., farmers gather on the town green with a wide-array of farm-raised…

Sock it to ‘em, Father Cronin

A ladies guild member at St. Thomas Church in Southington organized a special gift drive as a gift for the parish priest. Rather than gift him with gift cards or money, she had the idea to have the parishioners donate…