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Library listings for the May 6 edition

May 4, 2016
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The Southington Public Library, 255 Main St, Southington, CT 06489.
(860) 628-0947

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events: May “The Making of the President 1960” by Theodore H. White. Monday, May 9, 6:30…

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Recreation Department listings for the May 13 edition

May 4, 2016
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Registration for the following classes and programs, unless otherwise noted, can be made at the Southington Recreation Department at (860) 276-6219. Checks should be payable to Town of Southington. Pre-registration and payment is required. For more information, registration forms, or an activity schedule visit www.southington.org/recreation.…

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Sports listings for the May 6 edition

May 4, 2016
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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

FUNDRAISERS RED SOX-YANKEES BUS TRIP—Saturday, May 7, bus leaves St. Paul Catholic HS in Bristol at 9 a.m. Cost is $125 per person, includes tickets to Yankee Stadium and beverages on the bus. Proceeds benefit the St. Paul Catholic girls softball booster club. Contact: Gary…

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Police Blotter for the May 6 edition

May 4, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Friday, April 15 through Monday, April 25: Robert J. Mitchell, 28, of 140 Carol Dr., Bristol, was arrested on April 15 for evading responsibility. Melinda Fisher, 29, of 152 North Main St., Wallingford, was arrested on…

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Fire Report for the May 6 edition

May 4, 2016
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Southington Fire Department Headquarters
310 North Main Street, P.O. Box 289, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 621-3202

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 33 incidents between Monday, April 18 and Monday, April 25: Monday, April 18 6:11:18 a.m., 290 Spring Lake Rd., Brush or brush-and-grass mix 1:42:09 p.m., 10 Maxwell Noble Dr., Arcing, shorted electrical 3:08:42 pm., 22 Main St., Arcing,…

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‘Kwanzaa in May’ celebration held by Queen Ann Nzing Center May 14

May 3, 2016
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To celebrate the culmination of a year of arts enrichment, the Queen Ann Nzinga Center will host “Kwanzaa in May” at Trinity-on-Main in New Britain on May 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. Participants will showcase multiple forms of artistic expression. The public is welcome…

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New principal picked for Southington Catholic School

May 3, 2016
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Southington Catholic School co-pastors, Father Ronald May and Father Nicholas Melo, announce the appointment of Eileen Sampiere as the new school principal, effective July 1. Sampiere is currently the principal of Corpus Christi School in Wethersfield. During her 24 year tenure at Corpus Christi, she…

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Obituary: Brandon Daniel Caron, 29

May 2, 2016
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Obit - Brandon Caron

Brandon Daniel Caron, 29 of Bristol passed away Saturday morning, April 30, 2016 from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Brandon was born in Bristol on January 28, 1987 son of Daniel V. Caron of Bristol and Lisa (Michaud) Caron also of Farmington. He…

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Obituary: Joan Patt, 74

May 2, 2016
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Joan (Hergott) Patt, 74, of Southington, passed away on April 29, 2016 at The Hospital Of Central CT, New Britain campus.  Joan was born on February 7, 1942 in New Britain and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Helen (Rogalski) Hergott. She had…

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