Tag: Crescent Lake

Slip, sliding away at Memorial Park

On Tuesday, Jan. 2, the Town of Southington officially opened the ice skating and ice fishing season in town, and it didn’t take long for residents to take advantage. Above, Sandy Willis teaches her daughter, Ashley, to skate at the…

Pipe bomb discovered at Crescent Lake

A hiker discovered a detonated pipe bomb, above, at Crescent Lake. Police were dispatched to Crescent Lake, at 495 Shuttle Meadow Rd., just after 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28 after a hiker reported a detonated pipe bomb in the woods. The…

Tree harvest at Crescent Lake

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER Thirty five acres of trees in the 200 acre Crescent Lake property in Southington will be harvested as a part of the management plan for the property. The town has hired forester Eric Hansen to…

Scouts work to clean Crescent Lake

By Ed Harris Editor A few local Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts recently gathered together to make Southington a little bit cleaner. Scouts from Cub Scout Pack 72 and Boy Scout Troops 45 and 17 recently worked together to clean…