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Students hold vigil in memory of victims of the I-84 accident

August 6, 2015
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Students joined together at a vigil on Wednesday to honor the lives of AnnMarie Olender and Olivia Fusco, victims of a fatal crash on I-84 on Tuesday, July 28.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Hundreds of students, teachers, coaches, and school administrators gathered on the Southington High School softball field on Wednesday evening to honor the lives of AnnMarie “Annie” Olender and Olivia Fusco. Photos of the young girls lined poster boards along the field’s fence, where candles were lit and balloons flew, reading “Rest In…

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Town to hold 9/11 memorial

September 5, 2014
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On September 11, at 8:46 a.m., a service will be held at the 9/11 Memorial in Plantsville on the corner of Summer Street and Main Street. Members of the Knights of Columbus, the Fire and Police Departments, town officials and residents will hold the service to remember and honor those who lost their lives on…

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Sikhs Host a Vigil

December 26, 2012
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Sikhs vigil-Inderpreet Behal of Branford

  The Sikhs temple in Southington held a candlelight vigil on Friday, December 21st in remembrance of  the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting.  The group welcomed town officials to speak at the ceremony.  The evening was  followed by a traditional Sikhs banquet and music.  Photos by:  Tammi Naudus        

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Southington Gathers Together in Remembrance

December 19, 2012
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Sunday, December 16th The First Congregational Church, in Southington, held a prayer vigil to morn the losses and pay tribute to the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementry School attack.  Parishioners from the town of Southington gathered together to lead the service.  Those in attendance reflected on scripture passages, poetry, moments of silence, and music. …

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