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Southington Observer Local News Section

Who makes the best pizza in town?

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Southington Chamber of Commerce is preparing for their eighth annual Pizza Fest, this year at a new location, Crystal Bees. The event will feature over 20 varieties of pizza for sampling, and it will show…

Sampson explores 2018 senate options

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER State Representative Rob Sampson (R-80) has reportedly filed exploratory paperwork to potentially run for the state senate seat currently held by Senator Joe Markley (R-16), who entered the 2018 race for lieutenant governor this past…

Sheridan Cyr joins the Observer staff

The Observer welcomes Sheridan Cyr as our new staff writer for Southington news and features. Sheridan grew up in the region. She graduated from Newington High School and is a 2016 graduate from Central Connecticut State University (CCSU) with a…