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Southington Observer Local News Section

Blue Knights host college signings

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Five Southington High School students are continuing their athletics careers at the collegiate level after inking their names on National Letter of Intents in the high school’s library on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Those who signed…

A big league visit from Romano

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Sal Romano, back, visited a special group of baseball fans during a visit to Southington High School for the school’s spirit week festivities. The former Blue Knight visited with students and former teachers during “sports day” last…

Scouting for food

On Saturday, Nov. 11, Southington Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, leaders, and families joined together at First Baptist Church in Southington to sort and box food collected during the 29th annual “Scouting for Food” drive. The event was part of a…

United Way receives $40K well-being grant

The Main Street Community Foundation (MSCF) recently presented the United Way of Southington the Southington Community Well-Being Grant from the Bradley Henry Barnes & Leila Upson Barnes Memorial Trust. With the $40,000 grant, the United Way of Southington will partner…