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Southington Observer Local News Section

When you Make-A-Wish upon a star

Daniela Ciriello is all dressed up and ready to go on a Disney Cruise. The Southington princess was presented a family trip by Make-A-Wish.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER When it came time to interview 3-year-old Daniela Ciriello, she pulled up a chair and said “Now, let me tell you all about Mickey Mouse.” Dressed in a floor length Little Mermaid gown and a three-tiered tiara,…

SEF Gala at the Turf

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[portfolio_slideshow id=14610] By TAMMI NAUDUSSTAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Locals packed into the Aqua Turf on Friday, Sept. 25 for the 7th annual Fan of the Foundation Gala. The event featured a live auction and a silent auction to raise funds for the Southington…

Malloy announces state keeping eye on Joaquin

Governor Dannel P. Malloy today said that his office and state emergency management officials are closely monitoring the activity of Hurricane Joaquin, which is currently in the Atlantic Ocean, and is advising Connecticut residents to closely follow weather reports and…

Miscellaneous listings for Oct. 2

Thomas Zubrowski, 24, died at home on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016.

FRIDAY, OCT. 2 BRISTOL JOHN E. TAVERA MEMORIAL CELEBRATION. 5 p.m. Proceeds benefit local organizations and scholarships. Tavera was a lifelong Bristol resident who passed away suddenly on April 28, 2010. This Oct. 8, John Tavera would have celebrated his…