Commentary: First impressions

August 17, 2018
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Commentary: First impressions

When I started at The Southington Observer last month, I knew a bit about the town’s sports history. I had covered Southington sports with The New Britain Herald, then laid out pages that contained stories about the Blue Knights and other teams at the Meriden Record-Journal. I went to a couple Southington football games as…

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Commentary: First impressions

August 17, 2018
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Commentary: First impressions

When I started at The Southington Observer last month, I knew a bit about the town’s sports history. I had covered Southington sports with The New Britain Herald, then laid out pages that contained stories about the Blue Knights and other teams at the Meriden Record-Journal. I went to a couple Southington football games as…

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Opioid panel meets with health director

August 17, 2018
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By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Mayor’s Opioid Task Force met on Monday, Aug. 6, and were introduced to Marco Palmeri, the new director of the Bristol Burlington Health District. According to the city website, the task force “is a group of organizations and individuals united in their commitment to reduce the tragic consequences that…

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Opioid panel meets with health director

August 17, 2018
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By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Mayor’s Opioid Task Force met on Monday, Aug. 6, and were introduced to Marco Palmeri, the new director of the Bristol Burlington Health District. According to the city website, the task force “is a group of organizations and individuals united in their commitment to reduce the tragic consequences that…

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Farmer’s market in full swing

August 17, 2018
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Farmer’s market in full swing

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Plainville Farmers Market is approximately halfway through its seventh season. Each Friday, the market is set up in the parking lot between the municipal building and the police department, at 1 Central Square. Lena Pietri, who has been the head of the market since 2016, said the core vendors…

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Farmer’s market in full swing

August 17, 2018
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Farmer’s market in full swing

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Plainville Farmers Market is approximately halfway through its seventh season. Each Friday, the market is set up in the parking lot between the municipal building and the police department, at 1 Central Square. Lena Pietri, who has been the head of the market since 2016, said the core vendors…

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