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Sam the Clam’s wins town title

November 12, 2018
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Sam the Clam’s wins town title

Sam the Clam’s baseball team rallied for the Southington men’s league fall ball title. Front, from left, Matt Venditto, Chip Florio, bat boy Gary Burdette, and Brian Perrella. Back, Eric Kramer, Dan Breutsch, Evan Tuttle, Joel Karabeinikoff, Franco Pabst, Chuck March, Sean Aldieri, and Dave Bahlinger. Not pictured is Charlie Lehner.

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Sam the Clam’s wins town title

November 12, 2018
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Sam the Clam’s wins town title

Sam the Clam’s baseball team rallied for the Southington men’s league fall ball title. Front, from left, Matt Venditto, Chip Florio, bat boy Gary Burdette, and Brian Perrella. Back, Eric Kramer, Dan Breutsch, Evan Tuttle, Joel Karabeinikoff, Franco Pabst, Chuck March, Sean Aldieri, and Dave Bahlinger. Not pictured is Charlie Lehner.

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Obituary: John A. Muir Jr., 66

November 12, 2018
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Obituary: John A. Muir Jr., 66

John A. Muir Jr. 66, of Southington passed away on Wednesday Nov. 7, 2018. He was born on March 21, 1952 in Manchester, NH, the son of Stacia D. Muir and the late John A. Muir Sr. John was a Southington High School graduate class of 1971. Prior to his retirement he was a network…

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Local rookies win state championship

November 11, 2018
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Local rookies win state championship

On Sunday, Oct. 28, the Connecticut Cavaliers 17U travel baseball team captured the CCFBL 17U fall title with a 10-6 victory over Middletown American Legion Post 75 at Pat Kidney Field in Middletown. The championship capped the team’s inaugural season. Front, from left, Jack Morgan, Alex Mentone, Garrett Barker, Devin Browne, Zack Rinkavage, and coach…

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Local rookies win state championship

November 11, 2018
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Local rookies win state championship

On Sunday, Oct. 28, the Connecticut Cavaliers 17U travel baseball team captured the CCFBL 17U fall title with a 10-6 victory over Middletown American Legion Post 75 at Pat Kidney Field in Middletown. The championship capped the team’s inaugural season. Front, from left, Jack Morgan, Alex Mentone, Garrett Barker, Devin Browne, Zack Rinkavage, and coach…

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Southington Soccer Club posts 2 undefeated fall seasons

November 10, 2018
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Southington Soccer Club posts 2 undefeated fall seasons

The Southington Soccer Club posted a pair of undefeated teams this fall. With a run of shutouts on Columbus Day weekend, the Southington Storm U-15 girls team, above, capped their regular season with a Natick Massachusetts tournament title. Below, the Fire U11 boys team scored a 4-4 tie in the championship game of the Sylvie…

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Southington Soccer Club posts 2 undefeated fall seasons

November 10, 2018
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Southington Soccer Club posts 2 undefeated fall seasons

The Southington Soccer Club posted a pair of undefeated teams this fall. With a run of shutouts on Columbus Day weekend, the Southington Storm U-15 girls team, above, capped their regular season with a Natick Massachusetts tournament title. Below, the Fire U11 boys team scored a 4-4 tie in the championship game of the Sylvie…

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Editorial: Now, about those promises…

November 10, 2018
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Editorial: Now, about those promises…

Is it safe to come out yet? At the moment this editorial is being written, the Election Day results are still being hammered out. By the time this is read by our readers, the confetti will have already been swept up at all the party headquarters. That’s the interesting perspective of a weekly newspaper. Due…

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Editorial: Now, about those promises…

November 10, 2018
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Editorial: Now, about those promises…

Is it safe to come out yet? At the moment this editorial is being written, the Election Day results are still being hammered out. By the time this is read by our readers, the confetti will have already been swept up at all the party headquarters. That’s the interesting perspective of a weekly newspaper. Due…

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Commentary: Hear Ye, Hear Ye. Come together at the library

November 10, 2018
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Commentary: Hear Ye, Hear Ye. Come together at the library

The second ever Southington Library Renaissance Faire will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Activities like the Renaissance Faire hope to bring multiple generations, families and multiple facets of the community together. Large scale community programs are a staple of library services to a community as they work towards…

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