Tag: Chris Palmieri

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…

Town to add vaping products to tobacco ban

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Town of Southington could soon implement a new age minimum for purchase of tobacco products, including vaping products. The ordinance committee last week heard a presentation from the Southington Town-wide Effort to Promote Success…

AHF committee announces $13.7K profit

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The Apple Harvest Festival committee announced at the Jan. 14 Town Council meeting that the 50th anniversary festival brought in a profit of $13,725. Altogether, the total revenue for the festival was $271,356, which was…