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Southington Observer Local News Section

Six Southington students earn CHET scholarships

Six Southington students were among the 200 Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) advance scholarship winners were honored on Dec. 1 by State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier at the Legislative Office Building. Southington freshmen Lauren Borchert, Nicholas Gwiazdowski, Samuel Klau, Faith…

Campaigns on track for Markley and Sampson

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Though the dust has only just settled from the November 2017 municipal elections, candidates seeking elections and reelections in the General Assembly have already set their sights on this November. State Sen. Joe Markley (R-16)…

Remembering a Southington power couple

The 2017 Betty Kroher Humanitarian Spirit Award was presented posthumously to longtime community leaders Leonard and Meliney Marcheselle during a ceremony at a blood drive held in their honor at St. Dominic Church on Dec. 28. Their daughter, Lynn Marie…