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Southington Observer Local News Section

Passover celebrated with April 11 seder

On Tuesday, April 11, the second night of Passover, Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation will host a complete Passover seder for the congregation and interested community members. The service will be led by Rabbi Shelley Kovar Becker. The Seder, which commemorates…

Foundation elects officers, board members

The Main Street Community Foundation elected officers and two new board members at its annual meeting on March 17. Officers elected to serve for the 2017-2019 term are: John D. Scarritt, chairman; Michael Brault, vice chair; Valerie DePaolo,  secretary; Marguerite…

Cheerleaders return with a vengeance

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Last year was the first time in Heather Allenback’s 20-year coaching career that the Lady Knight cheerleading squad opted out of the Class LL championship, but the Knights returned to competition with a vengeance. Each…