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Business school: Chamber in the Morning

Economic development coordinator Lou Perillo speaks about the town’s progress during “Chamber in the Morning” at the Orchards. One Wednesday per month, the Southington Chamber of Commerce holds a networking breakfast for members to attend and chooses spotlight speakers. Perillo…

Southington legislators hold coffee hour

Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D – Berlin/Southington) and State Representative Liz Linehan (D – Cheshire/Southington/Wallingford) invite the public to join them for coffee at the Pepper Pot Restaurant, 9 Center St., Southington on Tuesday, Feb. 14 from 8…

Science fair sheds a light on plant growth

Eighth grader Deon Vieira, left, explains his science project to an onlooker during the Middle School Science Fair and Invention Convention at DePaolo Middle School on Wednesday. Vieira’s project explored plant growth under different colors of light. The goal of…

BOF announces budget schedule

The Board of Finance (BOF) announced their budget workshop and public hearing schedule for the fiscal year 2017-18 proposed budget. The following workshops will be held in the Town Hall Council Chambers, 75 Main St., second floor. The Board of Education…