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Southington Observer Local News Section

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…

2017: Southington’s year in review

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The town of Southington saw plenty of action in 2017. There were ups and downs, changes and traditions, gains and losses and everything in between during a municipal election year. It’s tradition at The Observer…