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West, Spring changes opposed at hearing

By TAYLOR HARTZ STAFF WRITER Public hearings are still open regarding proposed zoning changes between Spring Street and West Street. At a meeting on April 5, the Planning and Zoning Commission heard more opposition from residents who would be affected…

Obituary: Edward Runowicz

Edward J. Runowicz, 98, passed away from us peacefully at his residence in The Orchards in Southington, on April 9, 2016.  He was born January 8, 1918 in Lowell, Mass. to Aniela (Stefanik) and Joseph Runowicz.  A child of the Great…

Obituary: Edward Platt Jr.

  Edward M. Platt, Jr., 81, of Southington, passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Bristol Hospital. He was the loving husband of the late Joan A. (Palmer) Platt. Born April 13, 1935 in Torrington and was raised in…

Two arrested after motor vehicle stop

  The Southington Police Department arrested Emani Edwards, 19, of Wethersfield, and Brian Brown, 26, of Ellington, at approximately 11:10a.m. on April 12. An SPD officer conducted a motor vehicle stop on Main St. for a motor vehicle violation. Edwards…

Obituary: Joseph Jalowiecki

Joseph “Hawk” Charles Jalowiecki, 84, of Southington, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 11, 2016 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. Born on December 23, 1931 in New Britain to the late Joseph and Josephine (Jedziniak) Jalowiecki, he…

Obituary: William Haeffner

William  Haeffner, 83, of Southington, beloved husband of Tracie Morelli,  passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday, April 8th at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. He was born in Germany on Jan. 21, 1933, the son…

Similion Walcott, 24, Hartford, was taken into custody by Southington Police at 3:30p.m. on April 8, 2016 at the East Hartford Police Department. In July, the Special Investigations Unit received information concerning Walcott selling Heroin within the Town of Southington. Based on this…

Arrest made for damage to vehicle

On April 6 at 10:40 am Corey Cyr, 19, Southington turned himself into Southington Police headquarters after learning of an active warrant for his arrest. Cyr was taken into custody and charged with first degree criminal mischief  stemming from an…

Man arrested for 2015 theft

On March 22, Robert Crotty, 43, Southington turned himself in at Southington Police headquarters after learning there was an active warrant for his arrest. The warrant alleges that in Nov. 2015 Crotty took money to buy install parts on the a vehicle.…