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Navy jazz band set to perform at SHS

November 3, 2014
Commodores-Navy Band 2

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer The United States Navy Band’s jazz ensemble, the “Commodores,” is making a stop in Southington for a performance on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m., as a part of their 2014 National Tour. The Commodores are a group of 19 jazz and big band musicians, and is just…

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Southington native serves nation in the Navy

March 7, 2014
Southington native Courtney Maher, pictured above, far left, with other members of the Navy, says serving his country is in his blood.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer For Southington native Courtney Maher, serving the U.S. is in his blood. His great grandfather served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. His grandfather served in the Navy for one term during the Korean War. Maher’s brother also served in the Navy during the Operation Desert Storm. A…

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