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McDougall Agency honored by Farmers


The McDougall Agency, Farmers Insurance, located at 100 Queen St. in Southington, was recently awarded with the Farmers National Blue Vase Award. The honor is bestowed on new agents that exemplify best practices for growth within multiple lines of business.…

Eversource to work on local power lines

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Eversource announced that they will be performing transmission maintenance on existing structures, replacing insulators in Southington.  This work includes only the replacement of insulators on existing structures, and minimal impact is expected. The work is expected to start the week…

Town prepares for 9/11 anniversary

Officials at last year’s 9/11 memorial event.

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER This year marks the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the United States. On Sept. 11, 2001, nearly 3,000 lives were lost in the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and on Flight…

SHS College fair on Sept. 14


More than 130 colleges will be sending representatives to Southington High School on Wednesday, Sept. 14 to answer questions and provide information for Southington students and faculty. The day is being designated as “College Day” at Southington High School. The event,…