Category: business

The Hop Knot opens Southington location

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Middletown’s popular spot for craft beer and deluxe baked pretzels has opened up a new location right here in Southington. The Hop Knot, located at 1169 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk., held its grand opening Sep. 1 and…

Who makes the best pizza in town?

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Southington Chamber of Commerce is preparing for their eighth annual Pizza Fest, this year at a new location, Crystal Bees. The event will feature over 20 varieties of pizza for sampling, and it will show…

Rita’s celebrates National Custard Day

By BAILEY WRIGHT CORRESPONDENT In celebration of National Custard Day last week, Rita’s Italian Ice & Custard announced it will start serving hand-scooped frozen custard next summer. The national chain, which currently offers soft-serve frozen custard and Italian ice, will…