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Southington Observer Local News Section

Local contestants do well at Miss CT pageant

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Local representatives at the Miss Connecticut Scholarship Pageant this weekend acquitted themselves well. The new Miss Connecticut is Bridget Oei of Hebron and the new Miss Connecticut’s Outstanding Teen is Morgan Mancini of Wolcott. Oei…

CyberKnights honored at Town Council meeting

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Southington High School robotics team, FIRST Team 195 CyberKnights, placed third out of 3,600 teams worldwide in the FIRST Robotics world championship. The team also took home the state championship, New England district championship,…

Former teacher honored at Kennedy

On Tuesday, June 5, students and teachers joined with town officials and family members to honor former Kennedy Middle School teacher Joe Cippolini with the unveiling of a memorial statue in the school’s courtyard. Cipollini was a teacher at Kennedy…