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Firefighters support Arc

The Southington Professional Firefighters Union, Local 2033 presented a $500 donation to The Arc of Southington on Thursday, Jan. 26. The donation was raised during a cooking competition benefiting a Dream Ride Event. From left, SFD Capt. Eric D’Arcy; Arc…

Soup Nite draws record crowds

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Pasta fagioli? Minestrone? One of the many chowders or just a simple chicken noodle? No matter what your preference, volunteers at the annual Bread for Life (BFL) Soup Nite were ready to serve. On Wednesday,…

Meet the Bradshaw sisters

By JADE SOTO CORRESPONDENT “I started acting when I was 3, so I had a lot of experience prior to [‘Welcome to Grandpaville’],” said 12-year-old Allison Bradshaw, who played Katie on the two-season, New England-based web series, “Welcome to Grandpaville,”…

London’s calling for a Southington dancer

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Bridget Stevens’ story began in Southington, took a detour to Poughkeepsie, and eventually landed in Los Angeles. And her story will continue next year in London. Bridget, a 13-year-old student at Kennedy Middle School, will…