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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…

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…