Tag: Post 72

Commentary: First impressions

When I started at The Southington Observer last month, I knew a bit about the town’s sports history. I had covered Southington sports with The New Britain Herald, then laid out pages that contained stories about the Blue Knights and…

Editorial: It was worth the wait

It isn’t often that a sports team truly surprises us, even though Cinderella seasons are talked about so much that they have become cliché. But this year’s American Legion baseball team’s championship run was as surprising as they come. To…

Obituary: David E. Baker, 76

David E. Baker, 76, of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 after a long struggle with complications from esophageal cancer. He had been the loving husband of Barbara (Cassedy) Baker for 56 wonderful years. David was born…