Category: Community news

Training is the key for first responders

One hundred forty police officers, firefighters, emergency medical rescuers, mental health clinicians, and others gathered at the Hawk’s Landing Country Club in Southington on June 26 to attend an intensive day of first responder wellness training. Officials said it was…

Classic cars and classic rock

On Wednesday, June 3, residents swarmed the town green to be treated to classic cars and classic rock for last week’s installment of Southington’s Music on the Green concert series. Hundreds danced and rocked to Neil Diamond classics performed by…

SEF awards over $10K in educational grants

The Southington Education Foundation grant committee awarded $10,890 during the spring 2019 grant period. A total of 10 grant applications were submitted to the committee and reviewed. Hatton Elementary School principal Robert Garry received $5,000 for a STEaM-robotics lab. The…

Road paving underway: expect delays

The highway and parks department announced milling, reclaiming, and paving operations began on July 8. The department requests that no vehicles be parked on the roadway during the work hours of 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. Officials urge residents to…