Mary Our Queen breakfast with Santa on Dec. 6

November 30, 2015
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Mary Our Queen Roman Catholic Church
248 Savage St, Plantsville, CT 06479
(860) 628-4901

Mary Our Queen Church will hold its annual breakfast with Santa on Sunday, Dec. 6 in the church hall on Savage Street. The breakfast will be held after the 8 a.m. and 12:30 masses. A visit by Santa is expected. Cost is $6 for adults ($3 for children under 12). Tickets are available at the…

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Wildcats win division title

November 30, 2015
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SP Briefs - SSC U11 girls

The U-11 Wildcats girls soccer team rallied to a division title with an 11-3 record (6-0 division) and earned a victory at the U-11 Clinton Invitational Tournament. Front, from left, E. Paradis, S. Miranda, M. June, S. Scalise, and M. Bissoni. Back, N. Possidento, C. Bauman, J. Carr, A. Flanigan, A. Carr, S. Starrs, and…

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Striking down the competition

November 30, 2015
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SP Briefs - SSC Strikers

The Southington Strikers U-12 girls soccer cruised to a 10-2 record to capture the division, state, and regional titles for the Southington Soccer Club. The team was undefeated in the district and state competitions. From left, A. Sowa, M. Imme, M. Potamis, L. Verilli, S. Krom, L. Pizzitola, M. Hubert, L. Scalise, S. Litchfield, H.…

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Jack-o’-lanterns for STEPS

November 30, 2015
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Schools - DePaolo pumpkins

DePaolo Middle School’s ABC activity for October gave students the opportunity to paint, decorate, or carve their own pumpkin during a Southington STEPS activity. Students were able to vote for their favorite pumpkin at a family event, on Oct. 29.

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Girls scramble to top of the region

November 30, 2015
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SP Briefs - SSC U12 girls

The Southington Soccer Club’s U-12 girls team scrambled to an 11-4-2 record and went undefeated in division play. The girls placed second in the Guilford Tournament and captured their division title, the State Cup championship, and the Northeast Regional tournament title in Pennsylvania. Front, from left, Faith K, Jordyn R, and Maddie S. Middle, Nina…

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Letter: Student thanks veterans for classroom lessons

November 28, 2015
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We invite readers to contribute letters to the editor. Please include a name, address, and phone number and email us at  JGoralski@ SouthingtonObserver.com.

The following letter was written by a sixth grade student at Kennedy Middle School as part of their informed action unit in social studies. A small group of students wanted to share their feelings about Veterans Day after listening to a presentation from three local veterans on Nov. 10: To the editor: I never knew how important it…

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Letter: Student thanks veterans for their sacrifice

November 28, 2015
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We invite readers to contribute letters to the editor. Please include a name, address, and phone number and email us at  JGoralski@ SouthingtonObserver.com.

The following letter was written by a sixth grade student at Kennedy Middle School as part of their informed action unit in social studies. A small group of students wanted to share their feelings about Veterans Day after listening to a presentation from three local veterans on Nov. 10: To the editor: I want to thank Mr. White,…

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Letter: Student thanks three important class visitors

November 28, 2015
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We invite readers to contribute letters to the editor. Please include a name, address, and phone number and email us at  JGoralski@ SouthingtonObserver.com.

The following letter was written by a sixth grade student at Kennedy Middle School as part of their informed action unit in social studies. A small group of students wanted to share their feelings about Veterans Day after listening to a presentation from three local veterans on Nov. 10: To the editor: What does Veterans Day mean to…

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Local named as human resource VP at Hartford YMCA

November 28, 2015
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Lori Lehan was named as the vice president of human resources at the YMCA of Greater Hartford.

Lori Lehan of Southington has been named vice president of human resources for the YMCA of Greater Hartford. In her previous role at an area non-profit, Lehan created and implemented a formal talent pool development program, was responsible for recruitment, placement, training and employee relations for over 500 employees in multiple locations, and led efforts…

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