Author: jgoralski

Book clubs take over the high school

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER Last year, Southington High School started with one book club. Today, SHS Literacy Specialist and Teacher of the Year Jennifer Paul is leading 11 book clubs for students at the school and says the clubs…

Sewer Committee clears up concerns

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER The Sewer Committee has opened bids for the $5 million sludge thickening and odor control project for the Southington Water Pollution Control Facility, which was approved by voters through a referendum question on the November…

Obituaries for Nov. 28

The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Observer. For more information, to Friday’s print or e-editions. Mary (Knapp) Folcik, 94, of Southington, died on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at Sheriden Woods Health Care Center in Bristol. She was widow…

Cop check clears local merchants

On Thursday, Nov. 20, the Southington Police Dept Special Investigations Unit conducted undercover compliance checks at approximately 24 convenience stores and gas stations within the Town of Southington. The investigation was based on information provided by the Southington S.T.E.P.S. program. The purpose…