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Southington Observer Local News Section

SHS Band wins in Cheshire


The Blue Knight marching band scored 87.375 points in Cheshire on Saturday, Oct. 8 to keep their winning streak alive. Southington earned “Best Color Guard,” “Best Music,” “Best Overall Effect,” and “Best Visual.” The Knights edged Norwalk (86.55) for the…

Council passes trash ordinance


A new trash pick-up ordinance was passed with a 6-2 vote by the Town Council on Oct. 11 following a public hearing.  The number of people that spoke against the ordinance significantly outnumbered those speaking for it, however, the motion passed…