Central Connecticut News

Arrest Made in Scrap Metal Theft


SOUTHINGTON — Robert Mangino, 54 of Wallingford, was arrested by Southington Police on a warrant and charged with Larceny 2nd degree and twenty three counts counts of Criminal Trespass 2nd degree. The warrant alleges that Mangino was stealing scrap metal from the property of Superior Products ...READ MORE

Michalik Worked Well With Both Parties


On Election Day, we will have the opportunity to elect a new state senator.  On that day, I intend to vote for Rob Michalik, and I hope you will do the same. Rob and I served together on the Plainville Town Council for 4 years.  Though we were from different parties, we worked well together.   ...READ MORE

Hospital’s Joint Center Hosts Free Lecture


NEW BRITAIN — The Joint Center at The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) will host a free lecture, Finding Relief from Hip Pain — Current Treatment Options at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30 at the New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St. in Lecture Room 2. Event speaker will be HOCC ...READ MORE

NBYT to Hold Auditions for Teen Company Musical


NEW BRITAIN – The New Britain Youth Theater Teen Company will hold auditions for its first full musical, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, on Monday, November 3, and Thursday, November 6, at 6:00 p.m. at the New Britain-Berlin YMCA at 50 High Street in New Britain. The production will begin ...READ MORE

Wolcott Author Takes the Bronze


WOLCOTT — Connecticut author Kourtney Heintz was thrilled when her debut novel, The Six Train to Wisconsin, won a bronze medal for paranormal fiction in the Readers Favorite International Book Awards. Heintz explained, Ive never won a medal in anything before. Maybe a ribbon in 5th grade for ...READ MORE

Job Openings in Bristol


Job listings provided by Indeed, with over 140 million visitors every month from over 50 different countries, Indeed has become the catalyst for putting the world to work. Indeed is intensely passionate about delivering the right fit for every hire. Indeed helps companies of all sizes hire the best ...READ MORE

Chamber to Discuss Emerging Bioscience Industries


The Farmington Chamber of Commerce and the Farmington Economic Development Commission are presenting the second annual Business Summit on Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM at Farmington Gardens, 999 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. This year’s event will feature the emerging ...READ MORE

Burlington Cafe Shuts its Doors


BURLINGTON — Local customers were saddened when they learned a favorite coffee shop on Route 4 will shut its doors for good. Word traveled fast when regulars of Mountain Mud Espresso learned the cafe will close. “To all our loyal customers, friends and neighbors. Thank you for all your ...READ MORE