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Southington Observer Local News Section

Southington’s election results (unofficial)

The national and state results are not yet finalized, but here are Southington’s unofficial results for the 2016 election. The referendum item passed for the town’s water treatment upgrade, receiving 15,023 “Yes” votes, and 5,871 “No” votes.   President In…

Get your stinky shoes out for Saturday

The Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol will be sponsoring the 15th Connecticut Odor-Eaters® Rotten Sneaker Contest® on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. sharp at Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning…

Polls are open: Get out and vote

Voters are already out in great numbers in town with poll workers reporting above average turnout in the early hours of Election Day. Above, two electors enter DePaolo Middle School to cast their vote for President, Congress, General Assembly, and…

Raffle tickets still available for Harley

There are two weeks left to get your tickets for the New England Carousel Museum’s 19th annual Harley-Davidson Raffle. The raffle will help the museum’s educational programming and general operations. First prize is a 2016 Harley-Davidson FLHX Street Glide Motorcycle,…