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Markley seeks a run for lieutenant governor

HARTFORD—State Sen. Joe Markley is the first Republican to declare his candidacy for the No. 2 job in state government. Markley, R-16th district, filed paperwork March 24 to register as a candidate for the Republican Party’s nomination for lieutenant governor…

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at Thalberg

Several members from Orchard Valley Garden Club of Southington made a recent visit with Thalberg’s Student Garden Club to design St. Patrick’s Day floral arrangements for new staff members. The local garden club partners with the school regularly for various…

First graders win $100

Plantsville Elementary School teacher Gina Krar won $100 from the Jeff Brown Insurance Agency in Plainville to use for school supplies in her first grade classroom. Check the agency’s Facebook page for future contests.

Mobile Rescue grand opening

The team at Mobile Rescue got connected with members of the Southington Chamber for the official Grand Opening of their 641 Queen Street tech repair shop. The business offers repairs, services and accessories for cell phones, smart phones, and tablets.