Author: jgoralski

Obituary: Sean Lawlor, 40

Sean Lawlor, 40, of Southington passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Rose Christina (Ortiz) Lawlor. Born January 25, 1978 in Waterbury, he was the son of Bernard O. and Elaine (Chevrette) Lawlor of…

Obituary: Martha Lorraine Hughes, 98

Martha Lorraine Hughes, aged 98, passed away of natural causes on Thursday December 13th, 2018 at the Southington Care Center. She was the daughter of Anthony Lyss and Martha (Lutskie) Lyss. Martha was born on September 16, 1920 in New…

Obituary: Michael P. Cassella, 62

Michael P. Cassella, 62, of Bristol passed away on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 at Hartford Hospital.  He was the beloved husband of Maria (Murasso) Cassella. Michael was born in Southington on May 14, 1956, the son of the late Michael…

Breakfast is on us

  Families from Giggles & Grins Child Care Center in Plantsville donated 41 boxes of cereal to Southington’s Bread for Life as part of their “pajama day” activities. (Submitted)

Editorial: Life on the big screen

Now that the final block has been thrown, and the state champions have all been crowned, we hope that the CIAC takes a closer look at recent changes on the football field. There’s a growing battle between the haves and…

Commentary: Changing seasons

It was a strong fall sports season for Southington High School. The Blue Knights were competitive in every sport, and they were in the hunt for championships at the conference and state level. Southington athletic director Greg Ferry said that…