Category: Community news

BOF sets mill rate to 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER   Since the Town Council approved Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18, the BOF was able to unanimously approve the new mill rate during their June 14 meeting. “Based upon our recommendation to the Town…

Cleaning up the rail trail

Volunteers got to work on the rail-trail on Sunday, April 23 during a cleanup sponsored by the Farmington Canal Rail to Trail Association. About 20 people signed up at their tent at Zingarella’s. From left, Bruce LaRoche of Berlin; Ivan…

Dream big, win big

Two Southington elementary students received contributions to their Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) college fund after successfully entering a contest. Elliot Schatz from Derynoski Elementary School and Juliet Murphy from Kelley Elementary School were among 44 winners from across the…