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Obituary: Zaya A. Oshana, 87

Zaya A. Oshana, 87, loving husband of Angelica M. Oshana, died Tuesday, April 4, 2017.  In addition to his wife, Angelica, “Poppy” as he was affectionately called, also leaves his daughter, Deborah Caloutas; son Zaya Oshana Jr. and his wife…

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…