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Tailor still sewing strong at the age of 75

August 10, 2013
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Tailor still sewing strong at the age of 75

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Since the age of seven, Southington resident Alessandro Gaudio has always had a needle and thread in his hand. By the age of 14, Alessandro, who goes by the nickname “Alex,” knew how to make pants from scratch. When he turned 18 years old, Alex opened his own tailor shop…

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Volleyball event to help charities

August 9, 2013
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By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer What started out as a hobby for Southington residents Stephanie Johnson, Shane Quadrato, and Dan Carbone turned into an annual event that reaches out to a variety of charities. Shane and Dan were on the boys volleyball team at Southington High School. When they entered college, Shane, Dan, and Stephanie…

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Cleaning Ideal Forging; Environmental cleanup done at site

August 9, 2013
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By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer The former property of Ideal Forging is one step closer to redevelopment as environmental cleaning took place during the past several weeks at the abandoned property. Meridian Development Partners reported that a variety of manufacturing chemicals and oils were removed along with hundreds of fluorescent light ballasts that were left…

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Wilcox Technical School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Am Start Time             6:44 Am Location 2    273 Queen St. Southington Manor 3    226 Loper St 4    Dunham St & Laurel St 5    Dunham Pl & Shuttle Meadow Rd 6    Flanders Rd & Pattonwood Dr 7    501 Flanders Rd 8    Savage St & Woodland Dr 9    209 Merwtby Tpk   Bus 1 Pm…

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St Dominic School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Am Start Time             7:10 Am Location 2    53 Jeffrey Lane 3    92 Blue Hills Drive 4    1078 Savage St. 5    Candlewood Ln & East St 6    39 Stonegate Rd 7    Mooreland Dr & Orchard Hill Dr 8    1341 East Street 9    124 Foley Dr 10   294 Spring Lake Rd 11   404 Wedgewood Road…

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E. C. Goodwin Technical School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Am Start Time             6:46 Am Location 2    925 Meriden Ave 3    Lawncrest Dr & Pondview Dr 4    Meriden Ave & Oakland Rd 5    Berkley Ave & Berlin St 6    Berlin St & Lepage Dr 7    Pleasant St & Spring Lake Rd 8    Hobart St & Pleasant St 9    Debbie Dr & Sun Valley…

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Central Christian Academy

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Am Start Time 7:40 Am Location 1    991 South Main Streeet 2    1395 Marion Ave Ext 3    101 School Street 4    Mt Vernon Rd & Mt Pond 5    165 Welch Rd   Bus 1 Pm Start Time             2:45 Pm Location 1    CentralChristainAcademy 2    David Dr & Johanna Cir 3    976 Flanders Rd 4   …

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Thalberg Elementary School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Start time7:48 am. Location 1   29 High Street 2   47 Ledge Rd 3   368 Long Bottom Rd 4   100 Miine Hollow Rd 5   1127 Flanders Rd 6   1367 Flanders Rd 7   1464 Flanders Rd 8   Pattonwood Dr & Thunderbird Dr 9   Pattonwood Dr & Masters 10  Burning Tree Dr & Pattonwood Dr 11 …

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Strong Elementary School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Start time8:16 a.m. Location 1   1051 Marion Ave 2   2511 Meriden Waterbury Rd 3   2627 Meriden Waterbury Tpke 4   1397 Marion Ave 5   1276 Marion Ave 6   Meriden Waterbury Rd & Robin Rd 7   Lombardo Ct & Meriden Waterbury Rd 8   2194 Meriden Waterbury Tpke 9   2172 Meriden Waterbury Rd 10  2118 Meriden…

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Southington High School

August 8, 2013
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Bus 1 Start time6:47 a.m. Location 2   1039 Mount Vernon Rd 3   1109 Mount Vernon Rd 4   Brentwood Dr & Mount Vernon Rd 5   Mount Vernon Rd & Roaring Brook Dr 6   Cascade Ridge & Mount Vernon Rd 7   Ciccio Rd & Mount Vernon Rd 8   1515 Mount Vernon Rd 9   Jude Ln & Mount…

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