Author: jgoralski

Editorial: An honorable pursuit

Last Tuesday, former teacher and current Board of Education member Bob Brown inducted a new class of locals onto the Southington High School Wall of Honor. It has been almost a year and a half since the last class was…

Obituary: Rosaire Bouchard, 89

Rosaire Bouchard, 89, of Southington, passed away on April 17, 2019 at his home. He was the husband of Cecilia (Theriault) Bouchard. He was born Sept. 27, 1929 on Fort Kent, ME, the son of the late Emile and Leona…

Obituary: Carl R. Venditto, 86

Carl R. Venditto, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 15, 2019. Carl was born in Plainville, CT on May 9, 1932, the oldest son of the late Carmen and Louise Venditto. He was a graduate of New Britain…

Obituary: Amanda Lynn Dery, 31

Amanda Lynn Dery, 31, of Bristol, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. Amanda was born September 24, 1987 in Bristol, CT, daughter of Raymond W. and Sharon (Markie) Dery of Terryville.  She was a well loved bartender at Cadillac Ranch,…

Obituary: Frederick G. Nyren, 89

Frederick G. Nyren, 89, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Jerome Home in New Britain. He had been the loving husband of Lita (Nelson) Nyren for nearly 65 years. Born in Middletown to the…

Sculptor to lecture at SoCCA

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER One of Southington’s “small town heroes” will be returning to town—renowned sculptor Dale Zarrella will present a lecture at Southington Community Cultural Arts Wednesday, April 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. A native of Southington,…