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Sampson opposes House budget

HARTFORD – State Representative Rob Sampson (R-Southington, Wolcott) cast his vote against a state budget, citing increases to state spending, unfair and unnecessarily raises taxes on the middle class. Debate on the budget, which was the result of negotiations between…

Dems champion House budget

HARTFORD – The Connecticut House of Representatives backed a biennial budget package on Wednesday (HB 7-61) that propses property tax relief to working families and provides increased spending for transportation systems in the state. “Our budget provides significant property tax relief…

Library announces annual Summer Reading Program

The Southington Public Library has announced the annual Summer Reading Program for all ages. Registration is underway at the Children’s Services Desk. For more information, call (860) 628-0947, ext. 3. SUMMER READING PROGRAM REGISTRATION. Registration is underway. How can your…

Police Blotter for May 5 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Tuesday, May 19 through Thursday, May 28: Lori A. Matteson, 38, of 112 Eagle Dr., Newington, was arrested on May 19 for second degree forgery and obtaining prescription drugs by fraud.…

Fire Report for May 5 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 42 incidents from Monday, May 25 to Monday, June 1: Monday, May 25 12:00:53 p.m., 2279 Mount Vernon Rd. /Lincoln College NE, Smoke Detector Activation 2:52:57 p.m., 1000 East St. /Sloper, Medical Assist,…

Obituaries for May 5 edition

The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Jason Augeri, 41, of Southington, died on Monday, May 25. Ronald C. Barnes, 49, of Southington, died at home on…