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Hatton Meadows solar project will continue as planned

July 9, 2015
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Solar Panels

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER After voting to approve plans for a solar panel array on Hatton Meadow, four town councilors have changed their decision, supporting a motion to revoke the council’s support of the plans in a meeting on June 22. The motion was made by Councilor Chris Palmieri following a presentation and dozens of public…

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Music on the Green is postponed again

July 9, 2015
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Music on the Green is postponed again

Tonight’s rescheduled Music on the Green concert, featuring the Diamond Collection and sponsored by Richard Chevrolet, has been postponed due to the threat of inclement weather. The Diamond Collection was originally scheduled to perform on Wednesday, July 8. No rain date has been scheduled at this time.

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Taking the leap at the Recreation Park pool

July 9, 2015
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Aiden Rand, Juliette Marcuccio, and Maddi Turner coordinate a leap to beat the heat.

Photos by TAMMI NAUDUS On Monday, July 6, Recreation Park was a great place to beat the heat or recharge after the holidays. A host of local residents to enjoy the community pool after the holiday weekend.

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Music on the Green is postponed to Thursday

July 8, 2015
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Music on the Green (2015)

Tonight’s Music on the Green concert, featuring the Diamond Collection and sponsored by Richard Chevrolet, has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Diamond Collection is now scheduled to perform on Thursday, July 9 at 7 p.m.

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Happy Birthday to…the SCS food pantry

July 7, 2015
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Comm - Madison Hendricks donates to SCS pantry

Madison Hendricks recently celebrated her 10th birthday, but instead of getting gifts from family and friends, she requested boxes of cereal and granola bars. Madison was able to donate 150 boxes of cereal and 35 boxes of granola bars to the Southington Community Services food pantry. The pantry, located at 91 Norton St in Plantsville…

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Early Bird registration for Sept. 25 SEF gala

July 7, 2015
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SEF logo

The Southington Education Foundation’s (SEF) 7th Annual Fan of the Foundation Gala will be held on Friday, Sept. 25th from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. This year the SEF is offering Early Bird Registration for their major fundraiser. Through Tuesday, Sept. 1, ticket prices will be reduced from $75…

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Library hosts Wheeler senior outreach coordinator

July 6, 2015
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Advice

Wheeler Clinic and the Southington Library and Museum have collaborated to make behavioral health information and community resources more accessible to individuals and families in Southington and the surrounding communities. Starting July 1, Justine Micalizzi, Wheeler Clinic’s senior community health outreach coordinator, will be on site at the Southington Library at 255 Main Street, on…

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Torone, Turner engagement

July 6, 2015
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Igino Torone and Sarah Turner plan to wed in 2016.

Ralph and Leslie Torone of Plantsville are honored to announce the engagement of Sarah Turner of Manchester and Igino Torone of Southington. Sarah is the daughter Donald Turner and Janice Andrews. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Central Connecticut State University, and she works in nursing. Igino is the son of Ralph and Leslie…

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Cozzolino, Annis engagement

July 5, 2015
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Eric Annis and Jenifer Lyn Cozzolino with their dog, Peyton. The couple will be married in October 2015.

Patricia Ardolino of Southington is honored to announce the engagement of Jenifer Lyn Cozzolino of Jersey City, N.J., the daughter of William Cozzolino and Patricia Ardolino to Eric Annis of Jersey City, N.J, son of Judy Donovan of Pittsford, N.Y. Jenifer graduated from the Art Institute in 2012 with a degree in graphic design. She…

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“Fantasy within Toy Theaters” at the Library Gallery

July 1, 2015
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As a past collector of 19th century toy theaters Sandra Winter still has a passion for the art and craft. Ms. Winter has designed and created a version of theatrical scenes combined with a story theme to complete the illusion for her “Fantasy within Toy Theaters” exhibit. Toy theaters were a popular form of drawing…

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