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Susanne Vitcavage Named Next Kennedy Assistant Principal
Southington schools will lose a talented educator and administrator at the end of the calendar year as Kennedy Middle School Assistant Principal Pamela Aldi retires, but they are excited about the new opportunities that her successor, Susanne K. Vitcavage, can bring to the community.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Police: Seven-Month Embezzlement Scheme Led to $25,000 in Losses for Local Business
A seven-month embezzlement scheme has ended in the arrest of the former bookkeeper at Computer Tune and Lube on Queen Street and her boyfriend after officials said the two defrauded the business of more than $25,000.
Southington Police Blotter: York Case Closed After Firearm Theft
A Southington man arrested in November will face no additional charges, but his case in the theft of handguns from a local manufacturer remains active in the court system.
Due to the forecasted inclement weather, and the need, per CIAC by-laws, to complete the football championships this weekend, the schedule and venue for the CIAC football championships on Saturday have been altered.
Five of Southington's Schools Reach 'Excelling' in Latest CMT, CAPT Performance Reports
Five Southington schools received "excelling" grades in the recently released school performance and the district achieved it's target goals for both the Connecticut Mastery Test and Connecticut Academic Performance Test, according to data recently released by the Connecticut Department of Education and the Connecticut Coalition for Achievement ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Weekend Planner: Christmas Concerts, Live Nativity, Photos With Santa & More
It's the middle of December and holiday events are happening all over the region! The weekend of December 13, 14 and 15 is filled with holiday happenings taking place in Berlin and Southington and nearby.
Accident Causes Havoc For Rite-Aid Entrance
Maybe it was a sign that the Rite-Aid on Main Street is in need of a drive-thru window.
The Vermont Standard
John Lacey Obituary, 68
FENWICK, Conn., Killington and Washington D.C. - The funeral procession will begin to assemble at 9 a.m. on Dec. 16 at Swan Funeral Home for John R. Lacey, who died Dec. 1. It will proceed at 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian burial will be in St. John Church in Old Saybrook.
'Wow, What a Home!' - A McMansion on South End in Plantsville
At nearly $1 million, this home along South End Road could still be a steal for the right person.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Despite Concerns Over Price, Town Approves Mailbox Replacement Policy
Residents in Southington will now have assurance that if a plow should take out their mailbox, the town will front the bill - but only up to a $75 replacement.
Southington Police Blotter: Shoplifters Beware, Police are Watching
Two area residents are facing charges after separate shoplifting incidents, accounting for a couple of the arrests reported Tuesday.
Five Neighbors Who Could Use Your Help
Sometimes, we all need a helping hand. These neighbors are reaching out to the community via the fundraising site GoFundMe .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Southington OKs Contract For Farmington Canal Trail
The town council approved a contract Monday to design an extension of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail that would close 30 percent of the remaining gap in the town's portion of the popular walking and biking path.
Southington Police Blotter: Arrests Made Following Accident, DUI Cases
In a relatively light, but steady weekend kept police busy with numerous cases including DUI and evading responsibility arrests.
Southington Police Set to Host 'Stuff-A-Cruiser' on Saturday
For years, Southington police have taken off their cop hats in favor of volunteer ones in hopes of providing a happy holidays to all.
Looking for Work? Southington Schools are Hiring, Sales Associates Wanted
Southington schools are hiring two new positions, looking to fill needs in their GED program in town.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
This Week in Southington: Town Boards in Business as Christmas Season Draws Near
It's a busy week of meetings as town officials look to close off efforts before the holiday season and end of the year.
Money Talks as Commercial Puppy Industry Digs in Heels at Hearing
This article was written by Leslie Yager . Hearing room 2A was standing room only at the second of two public hearings convened by the Task Force Concerning the Sale of Cats and Dogs at CT Pet Shops from Inhumane Origins , co-chaired by State Sen. Bob Duff and State Rep. Brenda Kupchick.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Advanced Plasma Technology is Focus of Uyemura Partnership
Uyemura International Corp. and Europlasma NV have formed a partnership to bring advanced vacuum plasma treatment technology to electronic manufacturing companies and board-makers in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Real Estate Sales: Zwicks Farm Property Sells for $242,000
Here's a look at some of the most recent sales in Southington as reported by the Southington Town Clerk : Nov. 26 $242,000; 33 Zwicks Farm Road in Plantsville; Thomas C. and Jan A. Olson to Robert M. Dinello.