Category: Community news

Monday Night Car Cruise finale

The Monday night car cruise event has already donated $500 for the American Cancer Society. The event is organized by Joann and Doug York and is held on Mondays from May to September at Crystal Bees. The final car cruise…

Southington history comes alive

History came alive last Saturday during the “Living Museum Tours” at the Barnes Museum. Bradley Barnes, above, protrayed by Charles Miceli, tells visitors what it’s like as the last in his family line. This scene takes place after the death…

Mulberry Gardens seeks volunteers

Mulberry Gardens of Southington is seeking volunteers who would like to work with residents and members of the adult day center. Activities may include assistance with recreation, events, arts and crafts, evening bingo and more. Mulberry Gardens, located at 58…

Plainville reveals rail-trail gap closure plan

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Representatives from the Connecticut Department of Transportation provided an update on the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail gap closure during the Aug. 19 Plainville council meeting. Last year, Plainville’s  council voted to support trail alignment ‘C’…