Tag: Chris Palmieri

Editorial: Back to business

By the time this paper reaches Southington mailboxes, the dust will have settled on another municipal election. Once again, there’s been a shakeup on local boards. After two years in the council minority, Republicans have regained a super-majority on three…

Southington schools begin a new year

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Frank Pepe paced the front of the high school like an air traffic controller, directing students through the melee of buses and vehicles. Southington’s newest high school principal looked at home, high-fiving students and smiling…

Editorial: Agree to disagree

Election season is underway, and there’s always a lot on the line. This doesn’t always bring out the best in candidates, the public, or the press. Everything seems personal or seems to carry hidden meanings. Candidates present themselves as heroes,…

Council chair picked as DePaolo principal

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Southington Board of Education chair selected Chris Palmieri as the new principal of DePaolo Middle School. The current principal of DePaolo, Frank Pepe, was recently selected to serve as the new principal of Southington…

Editorial: No interest in conflicts

It was refreshing to see a dialogue about conflicts of interest at the May 13 council meeting during the line-item budget review. We were happy to see Chris Palmieri and Dawn Miceli disclose their financial conflicts of interest with the…