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Blue Crabs shut out Bees in series opener

September 13, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: For the second straight game, the Bees’ bats were held quiet as the Blue Crabs shut out the Bees 6-0 in the series opener. The Game Changed When…:…A Bees’ error with two outs in the bottom of the fourth inning led to four unearned runs coming home for…

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Water wells back on-line

September 2, 2016
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The water wells affected by a chemical spill on Spring Street last week have gone back on-line. In a written statement, the Southington Water Department said, “After considerable review of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) remediation process and sample results from the Quinnipiac River, the Southington Water Department (SWD) is confident there…

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Bees complete sweep of Skeeters

September 2, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees held on in the 9th inning to beat the Skeeters 11-9, sweeping the four-game series and winning their sixth straight overall. The Game Changed When…:…Bees’ closer Shawn Gilblair, summoned after four runs for the Skeeters tightened the lead to just two in the bottom of the…

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Forestville woman has role in new series thriller on Crackle

September 2, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In the new web television series, “StartUp,” the tension and mood begins to crank up right after the opening credits of the first episode. And as the series unfolds over the first episode and the next, the intensity doesn’t let up. The main characters are introduced one by one. Their…

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Obituaries: Marion Emily Klein, 100

September 1, 2016
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Marion Emily (Williams) Klein, 100, formerly of Bristol, passed away at Masonicare in Wallingford on August 31, 2016. She is now reunited with her loving husband, Raymond Klein. Marion was born on August 27, 1916 in Dormansville, New York daughter to the late Alfred and Pauline (Bradner) Williams. She grew up in New York and…

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Bees seek 6th straight win

September 1, 2016
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Bees seek 6th straight win

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to sweep the Skeeters tonight and extend their winning streak to six games! First pitch 8:05PM! Series: The Bees have won each of the first three games of this series with the Skeeters and now hold a 12-7 lead in the season series entering tonight’s game, which…

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Jewish congregation to re-dedicate centuries-old Torah Sept. 18

September 1, 2016
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Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation invites the community to join them in a special ceremony to re-dedicate a hundreds’ year old Torah that survived the Holocaust. This dedication, to be held Sunday, Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. in the Meeting House of the First Congregational Church in Southington comes at the conclusion of a lengthy restoration…

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Bees swat Skeeters

September 1, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees won their fifth consecutive contest, besting the Skeeters 5-2 in game three of four from Texas. The Game Changed When…:…New Britain broke a 2-2 tie in the top of the seventh with three runs in the inning, highlighted by Cole Garner’s two-run single to put the Bees up…

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Bees win 4th straight

August 31, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees picked up their fourth consecutive win 8-6 over the Skeeters thanks to a big night for the Bees’ offense. The Game Changed When…:…the Bees scored what turned out to be two huge insurance runs in the top of the ninth to go up 8-5. The runs would come…

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Sign ups for Cub Scouts on Sept. 14

August 30, 2016
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The Boy Scouts of America on Wednesday, Sept. 14 will be holding sign-ups for the Cub Scouts in a number of locations across the state of Connecticut. To find a unit near you visit http://www.ctrivers.org/Join or call at 860-913-2700. Cub Scouting is for boys in kindergarten through fifth grade. The program combines outdoor activities, sports,…

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