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Southington Observer Local News Section

Knights place 2nd at state competition


The Blue Knight marching band might have been competing in the smallest division at the New England States Championship at Veteran’s Memorial Stadium in New Britain, but they were pitted against the biggest programs in the state. Southington kicked off…

Tipping Chair has the best wings in town


On Monday, Oct. 24, employees from Tipping Chair Tavern dole out their award-winning buffalo wings at the 11th annual Wing Fest. The event, sponsored by the Greater Southington Chamber of Commerce, was held at Cadillac Ranch and welcomed a variety…

SHS seniors earn superintendent award


Southington High School seniors Michael Loose and Laura Calandra have been selected as the 2016-2017 recipients of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents (CAPSS) Superintendent-Student Recognition award for leadership service to the school, academic prowess relative to ability, and…