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Area libraries provide escape from boredom

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, events and venues are closing their doors in an effort to reduce the spread of the virus,...

Commentary: The treasure of the Barnes Museum

As many of you may have heard, this is Marie Secondo’s last month as curator at the Barnes Museum before embarking on a new...

The house that Marie built: Barnes Museum curator retires

After 16 years as the curator of the Town of Southington Barnes Museum, and 29 years total as a town employee, Marie Secondo worked...

Library board recommends new building in Southington

After months of planning, the library board has settled on a recommendation for the library renovation project. Recently, the board recommended that town officials...

Commentary: Things you can still do at the library

Today I had planned to write about how the modern library is not a quiet place. How instead today’s libraries are a boisterous hub...

Author gets ‘punny’ with her ‘peeps’

Lisa Ayotte is both an elementary school teacher at Hubbell School, and a local children’s book author. In March 2019, she turned her daughter’s room...

Library names 2020 Southington Reads author: Spencer Quinn will discuss his writing at the...

SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The literary event that draws hundreds of guests each year, the Southington Public Library’s “Southington Reads,” is back again for the 15th...

Ringing in the Chinese New Year

Bristol residents came together at the Bristol Public Library to celebrate the Chinese culture, with a Chinese New Year celebration on Jan. 26. “It’s a...

A new look for the library? Architects present two options for expansion

Community members had a chance to view preliminary renovation plans for the Southington Public Library on Thursday, Jan. 23 during two public presentations from...

ZoomText available on Southington library computers

The Southington Public Library has recently installed ZoomText software onto each of their 15 public computers. ZoomText is an advanced screen magnification program tailored...

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