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Southington Observer Local News Section

Southington Democrats elect new party leaders

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Southington Democratic Town Committee (SDTC) is under new leadership. Executive Committee elections for the Democrats took place on March 3, welcoming new Chairman Bob Berkmoes and Vice Chairperson Elaine Bedard as party leaders. Berkmoes has served…

Zoni calls for restoration of hospital funding

State Representative David Zoni (D-Southington) voiced his opposition today to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s suspending of an estimated $140 million in payments to Connecticut’s hospitals. Zoni called for a bipartisan legislative effort to persuade the administration to keep a commitment…

Eversource begins service work in Southington

Eversource will begin efforts in Southington to support a reliability project that will begin in March and continue through the summer months. The project requires Eversource to relocate its poles, beginning on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike from South End Road to Meriden Avenue. The…