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Southington Observer Local News Section

2016: Southington’s year in review

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Southington had an extra day in 2016, and the town needed it. Over the past 366 days, Southington saw a remarkable number of changes, news stories, and personal achievements covering a whole range of headlines…

Tunxis offers accelerated business program

Tunxis Community College has announced a new accelerated Business Administration certificate program that can be completed in six months online, for those students who need the convenience and want to finish their certificate in a shorter timeframe. The 21-credit certificate…

Inauguration Party set for Jan. 20

On Friday, Jan. 20 from 7 to 11 p.m. at The Lyceum in Terryville, 181 Main St., Plymouth, the Bristol Republican Town Committee will hold an inaugurarion party. The party is open to everyone regardless of party afficliation. Bristol, Terryville,…

Will you take the ‘Plunge?’

Registration is already underway for participants and donors at the annual Sloper Plunge. On Saturday, Jan. 21, YMCA officials will peel back the ice at Camp Sloper, and a group of hearty volunteers will take the plunge. The name is…