Newington News
By MARK DIPAOLA
NEWINGTON - It’s often said that Newington is a “community of volunteers”. Its Fire Department started that way-in 1917, when 30 residents first met at Town Hall after stepping into the then unfilled role...
NEWINGTON - The fate of a proposed $28.8 million Town Hall reconstruction scheme will be up to the voters, but the residents that have weighed in on the project so far-through last T...
NEWINGTON - Ask anyone who knew Al Cohen about Al Cohen, and they’ll tell you that he never wanted it to be about Al Cohen. The Dan Henry-described “heart and soul” of the Ne...
NEWINGTON - The Roy Zartarian led Republican Town Committee nominated slate was made official last Thursday night, sending a mix of incumbents and newcomers on both the Town Council ...
NEWINGTON - Former Democratic Majority Leader Terry Borjeson has secured the Democratic Town Committee’s nomination for Mayor, and running with him this coming November will be a m...
NEWINGTON - Each year, Newington High School graduates pass through the Oakdale Theater on their way out of the district. Last Tuesday evening was no different, except that this tim...
NEWINGTON - Laughs, tears, and even a Town Hall staff orchestrated Gilligan’s Island theme song rendition marked a crowded farewell formal for Human Service Director Karen Futoma, ...
NEWINGTON - The Town Council has asked the Board of Education to commit its projected health benefits surplus to help cover the hiring of two teachers for the high school STEM academ...
NEWINGTON - The fate of a Board of Education request for a $625,000 transfer from its approved CIP budget-for the purpose of covering overages in special education costs, rescinding ...
NEWINGTON - Former Democratic Majority Leader Terry Borjeson has announced his bid for the Democratic Town Committee’s nomination for Mayor, two years after he last served on Town ...