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Southington Observer Local News Section

Markley gets nod from GOP

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER State Senator Joe Markley (R-16) fended off two candidates and secured the Republican endorsement for lieutenant governor at the state GOP convention at Foxwoods Casino on Saturday, May 12. Markley pulled 53.4 percent of the…

Special Olympians welcomed

State Senator Henri Martin, right, welcomed Special Olympic Athlete Anthony Thibeault (Southington) and his golf partner Dale Akerley (Bristol) to the State Capitol in Hartford. Anthony will compete in the 2018 Special Olympic World Games in Seattle in June. He…