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DePaolo students give back

November 23, 2015
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School - Alex Lemonade Stand

Over 400 students from DePaolo Middle School raised money through Alex’s Lemonade Stand during the Apple Harvest Festival. Above, Morgan Duling, Allison Bradshaw, and Anthony Donato also raised money on their own to help fight pediatric cancer.

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Angelones celebrate 50 years

November 22, 2015
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Ronald and Barbara Angelone recently celebrated 50 years of marriage.

Ronald and Barbara (Gasecki) Angelone, of Southington, recently celebrated 50 years of marriage with family and friends at the Manor Inn Restaurant in Milldale. Their daughter, Cindy Arduini, and the wife’s brother, Tom Gasecki, threw the party. The couple was married on Nov. 6, 1965 at St. Thomas Church in Southington. The couple had one…

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Brotherton, Lee engagement

November 22, 2015
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Randall Brotherton and Jennifer lee are engaged to be married in December 2015.

Scott and Andrea Brotherton Sr. of Southington are honored to announce the engagement of their son, Randall Brotherton of Bristol to Jennifer Lee of Bristol, daughter of Tom and Sandra Doyle of Bristol. Randall graduated from Southington High School and Lincoln Tech in New Britain. He is employed at Pepsi Cola in Bristol. His grandparents…

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AARP meeting at Mary Our Queen on Nov. 24

November 20, 2015
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AARP

The Southington Apple Valley Chapter AARP #4943 will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at Mary Our Queen church hall on 218 Savage Street. The meeting begins at 1 p.m., and it is open to all national AARP members and guests who might be interested in joining this chapter. Members are reminded to…

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Community Thanksgiving dinner at Grace Methodist

November 19, 2015
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Grace United Methodist Church
121 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-6996

Grace United Methodist Church will once again host a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings at no cost. The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 26  at the church. All are welcome. To reserve your seat, contact the church office at (860) 628-6996.  Seating is limited to the first 100 people.

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Time is running out to buy raffle ticket for Harley

November 17, 2015
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It is time for the Harley Davidson Street Glide raffle drawing at the New England Carousel Museum with one week left to purchase tickets. Stop in at The New England Carousel Museum, a nonprofit organization, and buy a ticket for the drawing to be held on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. The public is…

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Artist demonstration offered Nov. 18

November 11, 2015
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On Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. Southington Arts and Crafts Association will sponsor a painting demonstration by artist, Zufar Bikbov. The main focus of the artist’s work is “plein-air painting with moderate landscape abstraction.” Zufar graduated Cum Laude from Zelenodolsk Art School in his homeland of Russia. He continued self-education with leading artists from…

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Business Administration courses offered online by Tunxis

November 11, 2015
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Tunxis Community College’s Business Administration program will offer new seven-week online courses starting in January as part of its offerings for those students who want the added flexibility of taking courses off-campus in a quicker time frame. The initial seven-week online courses, “Financial Accounting” and “Principles of Marketing,” which start Jan. 25 and March 28,…

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Post 72 announces 2015 Legion officers

November 9, 2015
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American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 announced their 2015 officers. From left, Commander Steve McCarty, Joe Perling, Chet Strachel, Norman Giroux, Gino Torone, Marty Bernier, Stacey Carleton, Carl Sokolowski, Hank Lucas, and Joe DellaPorta.

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Santa in the Park at South End on Nov. 29

November 8, 2015
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Santa Claus

The Southington Parks and Recreation Department announce that Santa Claus will be visiting South End Elementary School, located within Recreation Park at 10 Maxwell Noble Drive, Plantsville. On Sunday, Nov. 29, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Southington resident children ages 10 and under can meet Santa in the school’s cafeteria and share their Christmas…

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