Tag: Joe Aresimowicz

Speaker honors essay winners

Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D -30) recently recognized six local students from Berlin and Southington who participated in an essay contest sponsored by the state lawmaker. Aresimowicz asked middle and high school students from Berlin and Southington to…

Meet the Candidates: 30th House District

We asked Southington’s Connecticut General Assembly candidates the following questions: 1) What should the General Assembly do over the next two years to help the state’s economy? 2) Other than the economy, what are the top issues the General Assembly…

Republican drops out of House race

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Republican candidate for the 30th district of the House of Representatives, 22-year-old Steven Baleshiski, dropped out of the race last week after facing wide-spread criticism surrounding opinions posted on Facebook over the course of…

Editorial: 2018 candidates take note

With our local candidates getting their exercise by walking in the parades of assorted festivals in the area, and with the campaign rhetoric heating up, we are reminded that Election Day is coming fast upon us. Every year, The Observer…

Candidates lining up for November ballot

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Southington’s Democratic and Republican Town Committee chairs are gearing up for a full slate of candidates to run in the general election. Several new names have entered in pursuit of representing Southington districts in the…

April vacation at the state capitol

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER While many students across Connecticut enjoyed a sunny day off from school over April vacation, eighth grade honor student at DePaolo Middle School, Ethan Solury, donned a suit and tie and made a visit to…