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Southington Observer Local News Section

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…

NRA dinner forced from local venue

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Connecticut Citizens Defense League (CCDL) has decided they will no longer hold events at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington. The organization canceled their Feb. 9, 2019 event after the club issued a statement,…

Rotary Club to host Earth Day clean-up

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Southington Rotary Club will host an Earth Day clean-up activity and invites the community to partake in a town-wide initiative. On Saturday, April 21, Rotarians will be joining volunteers at the Town Green for…

May is Foster Care Month

May is National Foster Care Month, a time to recognize that individuals, families and communities can each play a part in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care. In Connecticut, there are more than 4,000 children in…