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Town Hall display showcases locals’ military service

September 21, 2018
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Town Hall display showcases locals’ military service

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Town of Southington takes great pride in its many military service men and women, both those in active duty and those who have served in the past. In an effort to keep them close in the minds of residents, a Hall of Honor showcases active duty and veteran men…

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Town Hall display showcases locals’ military service

September 21, 2018
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Town Hall display showcases locals’ military service

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Town of Southington takes great pride in its many military service men and women, both those in active duty and those who have served in the past. In an effort to keep them close in the minds of residents, a Hall of Honor showcases active duty and veteran men…

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Apple Harvest: Ready to crown this year’s Queen…or King

September 20, 2018
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Apple Harvest: Ready to crown this year’s Queen…or King

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The 50th Southington Apple Harvest Festival will commemorate its vibrant history by celebrating traditions, but it will also be jam-packed with new twists and surprises for attendees to enjoy. This year, for the first time, the AHF hostess program was opened to young men. The list of AHF Queens could…

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Apple Harvest: Ready to crown this year’s Queen…or King

September 20, 2018
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Apple Harvest: Ready to crown this year’s Queen…or King

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The 50th Southington Apple Harvest Festival will commemorate its vibrant history by celebrating traditions, but it will also be jam-packed with new twists and surprises for attendees to enjoy. This year, for the first time, the AHF hostess program was opened to young men. The list of AHF Queens could…

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Police announce Apple Harvest road closures, parking bans, and detours

September 20, 2018
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Police announce Apple Harvest road closures, parking bans, and detours

The Southington Police Department announced the following parking restrictions for the 2018 Apple Harvest Festival: From Friday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Sept. 30 and  Friday, Oct. 5 through Sunday, Oct. 7 the following streets will be posted as “No Parking” on either side of the street: Academy Lane, Academy Street, Berlin Avenue (Main Street to…

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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

September 20, 2018
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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Last week, Janet Mellon spoke candidly to Southington superintendent of schools Timothy Connellan when the community services executive director bumped into him at a community function. Mellon shared that SCS was in dire need of donations, but she could never have predicted the results of that chance encounter. When he…

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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

September 20, 2018
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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Last week, Janet Mellon spoke candidly to Southington superintendent of schools Timothy Connellan when the community services executive director bumped into him at a community function. Mellon shared that SCS was in dire need of donations, but she could never have predicted the results of that chance encounter. When he…

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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

September 20, 2018
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Southington schools come to the rescue for depleted SCS food pantry

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Last week, Janet Mellon spoke candidly to Southington superintendent of schools Timothy Connellan when the community services executive director bumped into him at a community function. Mellon shared that SCS was in dire need of donations, but she could never have predicted the results of that chance encounter. When he…

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BOE recognizes 2018-19 teacher of the year

September 20, 2018
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BOE recognizes 2018-19 teacher of the year

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Board of Education held their first meeting since the official start of the school year on Sept. 13, but had a special celebration planned before getting down to business. The board kicked off their meeting by recognizing and honoring the 2018-19 teacher of the year, Keri Peschel-Luise. BOE chair…

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BOE recognizes 2018-19 teacher of the year

September 20, 2018
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BOE recognizes 2018-19 teacher of the year

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Board of Education held their first meeting since the official start of the school year on Sept. 13, but had a special celebration planned before getting down to business. The board kicked off their meeting by recognizing and honoring the 2018-19 teacher of the year, Keri Peschel-Luise. BOE chair…

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