Category: Schools

SHS Band continues to rise

The Southington Blue Knights Marching Band has been busy these last two weekends, with a football game, practices, two competitions and their annual march in the Apple Harvest Festival parade. On Saturday, Sept. 29, the band competed at Norwich Free…

Pollinator garden unveiled on the rail-trail

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Southington’s rail-trail has a brand new, bright and colorful pollinator garden, designed and built by students from Kelley Elementary School’s Art for a Cause club. The garden, which sits right behind the Southington-Cheshire Community YMCA,…

Blue Knights win ‘best overall effect’

The Southington Blue Knights Marching Band took the field at Naugatuck High School Saturday evening. The BKMB faced their fellow Class VI bands Trumbull High School and Norwalk High School and experienced their first real competition of the season.  Southington…

Town to remove Hatton school path

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Town and school officials are teaming up and looking into a small project on the campus of Hatton Elementary School. At the last committee of the chairs meeting, Town Council chair Chris Palmieri, Board of…

Southington students go back to school

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Lunchboxes were packed, backpacks were zipped up, shoelaces were tied tight and smiles stretched wide. Young ones and their parents across the country knows that the end-of-August, early-September means only one thing: school is in…