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Obituary: Arthur Nappi

Arthur J. Nappi, 66, Southington passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Arty was born in Waterbury on March 25, 1950, son of Catherine “Kitty” (Bartoletti) Nappi of Southington and the late Arthur…

Obituary: Lawrence DellaVecchia

Lawrence DellaVecchia, 71, of Southington, passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Vitas Hospice in Waterbury. He was born in Southington on Oct. 21, 1944, the son of the late Andrew and Helen (Yawin) DellaVecchia. He was a graduate…

Obituary: Vera Zercie

Vera (Grimaldi) Zercie, 86, of Southington, passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Bradley Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Maritn J. Zercie. She was born in Southington on July 21, 1929, the daughter of the…

Obituary: Pearl Hrablook

Pearl (Gallob) Hrablook, 93, formerly of Plantsville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Bel-Air Manor in Newington. She had been the loving wife of the late Sam Hrablook. Born December 15, 1922 in Brooklyn, NY to the…

Knight spikers rally to CCC finals

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER For the second time this season, the Blue Knights fell to top-ranked East Hartford, but Lou Gianacopolos still feels like the third time will be the charm. Southington fell to the Hornets in the CCC tournament…

YMCA Director to run for Race4Chase

Beginning on June 1, executive directors from both the Southington Community YMCA and Waterbury YMCA will kick off a teamwork pledge to run 4 miles each day as a fundraiser for their free youth triathlon program, Race4Chase. The program is…

Knights looking for 1 more win

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Knights (6-6) extended their losing streak to three games with a pair of loses this past week, but they are not out of contention from making the Class L tournament. Floundering against the Falcons…

Spikers qualify for state tourney

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Since losing to East Hartford, 3-1, last month, the Blue Knights (8-1) have won four-straight matches, taking three on the road this past week, and reserving a seat for the Class L tournament. Southington trekked to…