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Southington Observer Local News Section

Meet the Candidates: 103rd House District

We asked Southington’s Connecticut General Assembly candidates the following questions: 1) What should the General Assembly do over the next two years to help the state’s economy? 2) Other than the economy, what are the top issues the General Assembly…

Soup Nite: No one left hungry

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Bread For Life officials joined hands with the Southington High School Key Club, the DePaolo Middle School leadership program, and more than 30 local restaurants for their annual Soup Nite, held at the high school…

GOP late entry to face House Speaker

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Last week, officials announced that the Republican candidate for the 30th district of the House of Representatives had left the race. On Tuesday, Oct. 15, on the deadline date that any candidate could join the…

Leaf pick-up to start on Oct. 29

The Town of Southington announced the schedule for leaf pick-up beginning at the end of the month. Town crews will do spot-collections in heavy sections throughout town beginning Monday, Oct. 29. Regular service will begin the following week. Officials stated…