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Southington Observer Local News Section

Zion Lutheran welcomes new pastor

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Pastor Daniel W. Hille has traveled to every state in the Continental U.S. and even foreign countries. He hasn’t spent more than six years at one address since he was in middle school, until he…

Library expansion on hold

Although plans continue to expand Southington’s public library, plans will not require a referendum this fall. At the Jan. 9 Library Board meeting, Town Manager Garry Brumback said that library expansion plans will not be ready for 2017. “The library…

Wheeler offering Foster-AWARE parties

Hundreds of children and youth are in Connecticut’s foster care system on any given day. Individuals and families can make a difference by hosting a Wheeler Foster-AWARE Party, where they can help connect Wheeler’s Foster Care Program with their friends,…