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Southington Observer Local News Section

Kids’ listings for Aug. 25 edition

NOW thru AUG. 30 SOUTHINGTON GOAT WALK AND FARM TOUR. Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bradley Mountain Farm, 537 Shuttle Meadow Rd. Two hour tour. Stroll through pastures and follow the trail at Crescent Lake. Includes one complementary…

Back to school means watch for lice

The beginning of the school year is peak season for head lice. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, infestation with head lice is most common among preschool children attending child care, elementary school children, and the household…

Rita’s celebrates National Custard Day

By BAILEY WRIGHT CORRESPONDENT In celebration of National Custard Day last week, Rita’s Italian Ice & Custard announced it will start serving hand-scooped frozen custard next summer. The national chain, which currently offers soft-serve frozen custard and Italian ice, will…