Duclos, Plourde engagement

March 8, 2016
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Cody Plourde and Sharon Duclos are engaged to be married on June 4, 2016.

Cody Plourde of Southington, son of Bruce and Janice Plourde of Southington, announced his engagement to Samantha Duclos, daughter of Sharon Duclos of Southington. Both were graduates of Southington High School. Samantha graduated from SHS in 2011 and Paul Mitchell hairdressing in 2012. She is employed as a hair stylist at Blonde and Beyond. Cody…

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Cunningham, Housman wedding

March 8, 2016
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Lauren Cunningham and Adam Housman were married on June 20, 2015.

Lauren Cunningham, of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Adam Housman, of Brooklyn, N.Y., were married on June 20, 2015 at The Hill in Hudson, N.Y., a 200-year old palladian barn with views of the Hudson Valley, the Catskill Mountains, and the Berkshires. Laura McMullin officated. Lauren is the daughter of Lewis and Judy Cunningham of Wantagh, N.Y.,…

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Southington Community Theatre to hold auditions for ‘1776’

March 7, 2016
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Southington Community Theatre (SCT) will hold auditions for its June production of the musical “1776” on Sunday, March 20, by appointment, between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the SCT theatre hall at 1237 Marion Ave. (the old Marion Firehouse). The musical takes place in the summer of 1776, and the nation is ready to…

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Obituary: John Micacci, 83

March 7, 2016
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John Micacci, 83, died on March 4, 2016.

John Micacci, 83 of Southington passed away on March 4, 2016 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.  John was born in Corvara, a Province of Pescara Italy, on August 1, 1932, son of the late Vincenzo and Rosa (DiFabio) Micacci. He came to America when he was 15 years old not speaking a…

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Birth announcement: Max Andrew Stolfi

March 7, 2016
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Birth - Max Andrew Stolfi

Andy and Daria (Housman) Stolfi of Norwalk welcomed their son, Max Andrew Stolfi, on Dec. 24, 2015. Judi and John Housman of Southington are the maternal grandparents. Cathie and Andy Stolfi of Torrington are the paternal grandparents. Teresa Piccolie of Red Bank, N.J. is Max’s maternal great grandmother.

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Murphy highlights C.V. Tool Company as ‘Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer’

March 7, 2016
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C.V. Tool Compnay, Inc.
44 Robert Porter Rd., Southington, CT 06489
Phone: (860) 621-0494
Website: www.cvtool.com

SOUTHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) announced that C.V. Tool Company, Inc. of Southington is this week’s “Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer.” Every week, the Connecticut Senator highlights one manufacturer in the state, and C.V. Tool, at 44 Robert Porter Rd. in Southington was an obvious choice. C.V. Tool is a family-owned manufacturer of machined…

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Obituary: Joyce E. Ferrier, 92

March 7, 2016
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Joyce E. (Doebener) Ferrier, 92, died on March 2, 2016.

Joyce E. (Doebener) Ferrier, 92, died peacefully on March 2, 2016 in Attleboro, MA.   Joyce was the wife of the late James G. Ferrier and mother of Karen Ferrier of Pittsboro, NC; James Ferrier and his wife Mary of Scituate, MA; David Ferrier and his wife Lynn of New Milford, CT; Gail Altfeter and her…

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Academy of Dance and Music wins regional title

March 7, 2016
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Academy of Dance and Music

Academy of Dance and Music (ADAM), with facilities in Wallingford and Southington, received the coveted Studio of Excellence Award from Groove Dance Competition at one of their regional competitions in East Haven, on Feb. 19 to Feb. 21. In addition to the Studio of Excellence Award, ADAM received numerous other awards, including gold, high gold,…

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Effects of Connecticut’s worsening budget woes taking shape

March 6, 2016
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By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Real fallout from Connecticut’s worsening budget deficit problem has begun to materialize, with negotiated pay raises for certain state workers and planned payments to hospitals put on hold this week. House Speaker Brendan Sharkey said Friday he was notified by the union representing nearly 1,900 non-teachers…

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