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Southington Observer Local News Section

Leaf pick-up to start on Oct. 29

The Town of Southington announced the schedule for leaf pick-up beginning at the end of the month. Town crews will do spot-collections in heavy sections throughout town beginning Monday, Oct. 29. Regular service will begin the following week. Officials stated…

Knights place second in Trumbull

The Blue Knight marching band finished second again in a head-to-head battle against Trumbull last Saturday. Southington scored 84.7 to finish as runners up to the host teams. Next up, the Knights will turn their attention to their fans with…

Republican drops out of House race

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Republican candidate for the 30th district of the House of Representatives, 22-year-old Steven Baleshiski, dropped out of the race last week after facing wide-spread criticism surrounding opinions posted on Facebook over the course of…

Chamber Cup supports local chariities

The Southington Chamber of Commerce held their 25th Annual Chamber Cup Classic golf tournament at Hawk’s Landing Country Club on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Eighteen teams came out to play and support the Chamber’s event which feeds their scholarship program for…