Category: Neighbors

Southington Observer Neighbors Section

Arts…and craft beer

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Two local, small businesses have partnered up to provide “local art, local farm to fork food, local craft beer and local friends” with a little help from the Southington Chamber of Commerce in sparking the…

Chamber honors locals

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Southington Chamber of Commerce welcomed local businesses and residents to their 80th annual dinner celebration, recognizing several leaders in town and introducing new members to its board of directors. Stepping down from the role…

Local nurse honored for excellence

Kristen Marie Guida, DNP, ANP-C, ACNP-BC, AGACNP-BC has been selected by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) to receive the Connecticut State Award for Excellence. She will be presented the award during a ceremony and reception at the AANP…

Local preteen is ready for national pageant

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Southington’s Kylie Watson once again is set to complete for a national pageant crown. Kylie recently competed in Springfield, Mass., where she won the title National American Miss Southern New England Junior Preteen. The title…

Southington woman is principal At Bristol Eastern

When Bristol Eastern High School students returned from summer break this week, they were greeted Southington’s Marisa Calvi-Rogers as the new principal. Calvi-Rogers has been the assistant principal at Bristol Central since 2013. “Mrs. Calvi-Rogers has the intelligence, dedication and…