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Southington Observer Local News Section

Editorial: A good start to budget season

Maybe we’re reading too much into it, but we could almost feel the defensiveness in his voice when Southington superintendent Timothy Connellan presented his budget proposal at the Jan. 9 board of education meeting. Connellan carefully hammered home the point…

Junior Miss Southington seeks contesetants

The Junior Miss Southington Scholarship Organization is hosting its annual community service pageant on Sunday, April 26. Competition categories are interview, talent (minimal), and on-stage question. Ages run from age 4 to high school senior. The pageant focuses on community…

GOP legislative update Jan. 29

State Sen. Rob Sampson (R-16) and State Reps. John Fusco (R-81) Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80) will be hosting a pre-session legislative update on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m. at Southington Municipal Center. All three Southington legislators are inviting all interested…