Wethersfield Toy Drive: ‘Tis the Season for... MARK DIPAOLA The holiday season is typically a time where local food banks and other elements of town social services see the greatest need. But this Christmas, Wethersfield is trying to give struggling families that and a little extra. The Depar... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
Annual Holidays on Main Street Kicks Off this... Thomas Byrne, Chairman of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce Central Business Bureau, announced Holiday On Main Street will kick-off Friday, Nov. 27, from 4 to 8:15 p.m. The Holiday on Main Street Committee, chaired by Al Santost... FULL STORY | MORE MIDDLETOWN NEWS
TPZ Approves Bel Air Manor Expansion Plan MARK DIPAOLA A 12,000-square foot convalescent home expansion got both special permit and site plan approval from the Town Planning and Zoning Commission (TPZ) when the body convened for its Nov. 12 meeting. The unanimous approval of the project,... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Ridge Road Development Plan Goes to TPZ Next ... MARK DIPAOLA A proposal for a 70-unit apartment complex at a blighted Ridge Road property will go before the Town Planning and Zoning Commission in December. The proposed three-story development, projected to land the 291 Ridge Rd. property withi... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
WETHERSFIELD - Wethersfield’s soccer star Jimmy Slayton said that all he ever wanted was a chance to compete for a high school state championship. The senior goaltender and his teamm...
WETHERSFIELD - Mayor Paul Montinieri will be hosting his Coffee with the Mayor sessions again in December, and he’s asking that participating residents bring a little something to hel...
ROCKY HILL - Wethersfield had another solid season, placing sixth overall at the Class L finals at Wesleyan and then finishing a respectable 15th at the Open Championships at Yale. A...
NEWINGTON - The repair of a ruptured sewer line utilized by the Town Hall building is slated to cost the town $101,000. That was the figure given by Chief Information Officer Paul ...
Business Spotlight
Hot Heads Salon
ROCKY HILL - Hot Heads Salon and Hair Color Studio has just moved into town and the team of skillful stylists is ready to impress a new wave of clientele. Owner Joe Rotundo brought his experience and talent from West Palm Beach, Fla., to Rocky Hill, opening up Hot Heads in the Starbucks Plaza on Cromwell Avenue in order to be closer to family. A graduate of the Creative School of Hairdressing, Rotundo’s early career began at the former Gervacio’s Hair Salon in Hartford before polishing his craft in several other style hot spots, including South Florida. Rotundo and his team stay current on the latest in hair treatment and services through regular education and have a passion for helping clients look and feel their best. Rotundo also places priority on keeping his products and services safe and healthy for his clients, from Keratin treatments without formaldehyde and using certified organic color to carrying sustainable hair care products, such as the Neuma line. The salon menu includes cuts and styling for men, women and children; color and texture services; conditioning treatments; facial waxing; and special event services (by appointment). New clients receive 20 percent off services as well as 20 percent off products. With a growing clientele, Hot Heads is also open to bringing additional talented stylists on to the team. The stylists at Hot Heads, along with several other business owners in the plaza, will host a Christmas party Wednesday, Dec. 9, from 5-7 p.m. in the salon. The public is invited and food and beverages will be served. Hot Heads Salon, 412 Cromwell Ave., Rocky Hill, can be reached at 860-513-3000 or info@hotheadssalonct.com or visit www.hotheadssalonct.com.

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