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Obituary: Rosemary (Tarantino) Champagne, 73

September 20, 2018
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Obituary: Rosemary (Tarantino) Champagne, 73

Rosemary (Tarantino) Champagne, beloved wife of Jim Champagne for 51 Years passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 at the Hospital of Central CT-New Britain, surrounded by her husband and daughter Tracey. Rosemary was born on Sept. 6, 1945 and was the daughter of the late Anthony and Marge Tarantino. Rosemary a native of…

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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

September 19, 2018
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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER It’s nothing but forward momentum for the Southington High School Blue Knights Marching Band—as long as “forward” is moving westward. This year’s show, titled “Destiny West,” is a show of exploration and discovery, said band director Sara Ossias at the band’s annual family preview night the evening before their first…

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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

September 19, 2018
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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER It’s nothing but forward momentum for the Southington High School Blue Knights Marching Band—as long as “forward” is moving westward. This year’s show, titled “Destiny West,” is a show of exploration and discovery, said band director Sara Ossias at the band’s annual family preview night the evening before their first…

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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

September 19, 2018
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Destiny West: Blue Knight band ready for another championship run

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER It’s nothing but forward momentum for the Southington High School Blue Knights Marching Band—as long as “forward” is moving westward. This year’s show, titled “Destiny West,” is a show of exploration and discovery, said band director Sara Ossias at the band’s annual family preview night the evening before their first…

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Knights best the Lancers: Girls Volleyball survives first test of the season

September 19, 2018
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Knights best the Lancers: Girls Volleyball survives first test of the season

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Southington girls volleyball team started a streak of big matches with a 3-1 home win over Bristol Eastern on Sept. 14. The win over the Lancers completed a 2-0 week for the Lady Knights, who also beat Hall 3-0 on Sept. 11 in West Hartford. Southington was 4-0 entering…

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Knights best the Lancers: Girls Volleyball survives first test of the season

September 19, 2018
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Knights best the Lancers: Girls Volleyball survives first test of the season

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Southington girls volleyball team started a streak of big matches with a 3-1 home win over Bristol Eastern on Sept. 14. The win over the Lancers completed a 2-0 week for the Lady Knights, who also beat Hall 3-0 on Sept. 11 in West Hartford. Southington was 4-0 entering…

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Football: Gridiron woes continue despite second victory

September 19, 2018
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Football: Gridiron woes continue despite second victory

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington football is 2-0 following a 21-7 road win over Simsbury at Holden Field on Sept. 14, but the Blue Knights weren’t happy about how they achieved their second victory of the season. Issues that cropped up in the season opener against Glastonbury continued against Simsbury. The Knights had two…

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Football: Gridiron woes continue despite second victory

September 19, 2018
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Football: Gridiron woes continue despite second victory

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Southington football is 2-0 following a 21-7 road win over Simsbury at Holden Field on Sept. 14, but the Blue Knights weren’t happy about how they achieved their second victory of the season. Issues that cropped up in the season opener against Glastonbury continued against Simsbury. The Knights had two…

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Swim team surges past Rocky Hill

September 19, 2018
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Swim team surges past Rocky Hill

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Southington girls’ swimming and diving team began the 2018 season with a 93-66 victory over Rocky Hill on Sept. 12 inside the Fryer Family Natatorium at the Southington YMCA. Southington placed first and second in each of the first two relays, swept the two freestyle races, and clinched the…

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Swim team surges past Rocky Hill

September 19, 2018
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Swim team surges past Rocky Hill

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Southington girls’ swimming and diving team began the 2018 season with a 93-66 victory over Rocky Hill on Sept. 12 inside the Fryer Family Natatorium at the Southington YMCA. Southington placed first and second in each of the first two relays, swept the two freestyle races, and clinched the…

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