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Southington Observer Local News Section

Finance board sets mill rate at 30.48

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER It took almost a month longer than a typical year as Southington boards grappled with the budget problems at the state capitol, but Southington finally closed the books on Southington’s budget for fiscal year 2017-18.…

Observations at graduation

Southington High School Class of 2017 valedictorian Nickolina Doran addresses her classmates during her commencement address at graduation. Doran will attend Yale University next year to study biomedical engineering and Spanish. On Tuesday, June 20, nearly 500 students received diplomas…

FTC issue warning about email scam

The Federal Trade Commission informed consumers today that some people have received emails claiming to be from Maureen Ohlhausen, Acting Chairman of the FTC – but it’s a scam. The email asks you to supply your bank account information so…