Obituary: Michael A. Amorando, 88

August 16, 2016
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Obit - Michael A Amorando

Michael A. Amorando, 88, of Southington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, August 12, 2016 at Village Green of Bristol. He had been the loving husband of the late Jean R. (Provenzano) Amorando. Michael was born on January 30, 1928 in Pennsylvania. He worked for many years as a landscaper and was…

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Officials announce completion of the Crescent Lake Forestry Project

August 16, 2016
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For more information and maps, visit www.southington.org/content/17216/17806/17918/default.aspx

Over the past year, the Town of Southington in conjunction with the Open Space and Land Acquisition Committee has worked with a professional forester and forest harvester to thin the stand of trees south of the lake under the Crescent Lake Forest Management Plan. The plan was designed to provide additional sunlight for remaining trees and…

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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees try to get Stan Cliburn one step closer to 1,600 career wins as they look for their second straight win over the Ducks! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: The Bees narrowed the Ducks’ lead in the season series to 8-6 with last night’s series opening 4-2 win. The teams…

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Bees top Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: A three-run homer and a RBI double combined with great pitching sealed a 4-2 New Britain win over Long Island. The Game Changed When…:The Bees did all their scoring in the second inning when Michael Crouse hit a three-run home run and James Skelton added a RBI double…

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Local artist honored in travel poster design competition

August 16, 2016
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Lasell College student William Monteleagre shown at Grand Circle Gallery in Boston, alongside his fourth place entry in Grand Circle Gallery’s 5th Annual Student Travel Poster Design Competition.

Grand Circle Gallery in Boston honored Plantsville artist William Monteleagre with fourth prize in its annual “Design Your Own Vintage Travel Poster” competition for New England graphic design undergraduate students. This is the fifth year that Grand Circle Gallery has conducted a poster contest, showcasing the creative talents of students throughout New England. Sixty-one colleges…

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Local man charged with sexual assault

August 15, 2016
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Brandon Boudreau

Brandon Boudreau, 21, of Southington, turned himself in to the Southington Police Department this morning at approximately 6:42 a.m. after learning about a warrant for his arrest. He was processed and charged with first degree criminal attempt to commit sexual assault. According to the warrant, the incident allegedly took place on Feb. 25, 2015 at a…

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Obituary: Anthony Olson Michalski, 33

August 15, 2016
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Obit - Anthony Olson Michalski

Anthony Olson Michalski, 33, of Southington, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (July 26, 2016). Born in New Britain, he lived in Southington most of his life and was a graduate of Southington High School, class of 2002. Anthony was a carpenter, working for several local companies. He was a member of First Lutheran Church in New…

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Obituary: Michael J. Palinkos, 58

August 15, 2016
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Obit - Micael Palinkos

Michael J. Palinkos, 58, of Southington, passed away on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Mary (Kuczynski) Palinkos. He was born on Oct. 31, 1957 in Norwalk, the son of the late Stephen and Loyola (Lyons) Palinkos. Mike graduated from St. Luke’s High School…

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Skeeters blank Bees

August 15, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: Roy Merritt silenced the Bees’ bats for seven innings as the Skeeters took the series finale over the Bees 4-0. The Game Changed When…:Rene Tosoni hit a two-run single in the sixth which gave the Skeeters extra cushion to help them salvage the finale of the series. Pitchers…

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