Obituary: Gary LaForge, 58

Obit - Gary LaForge

Gary LaForge, 58, of Southington, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 2, 2016. He was born in Southington on June 24, 1957, the son of Lucy and Sidney LaForge. Gary attended Southington High School. Gary was widely known and respected…

No more empty bowls

Two seventh-graders chat with art teacher Rebecca Sellers while they roll out clay they will model into bowls.

Art classrooms at Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School have looked more like flower gardens awash with dozens of blooms. Vibrant colors, patterns and creative shapes have taken over the classroom as seventh- graders embrace the Empty Bowls Project to benefit…