Senior listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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SATURDAY, JUNE 25 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.

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Bees, Patriots to battle for series win

June 22, 2016
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Bees, Patriots to battle for series win

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees and Patriots battle for the series win in the finale of their three-game series! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: Somerset tied the series at a game each with last night’s 10-2 win. After tonight’s game, the Bees and Patriots next square off next week, with New Britain visiting Somerset…

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Wheeler golf tourney raises $56,000

June 22, 2016
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Wheeler’s 31st Annual Golf Classic at The Country Club of Farmington on June 13, 2016 raised $56,000, bringing the amount raised since inception to more than $1 million. “We are extremely grateful to our golfers, sponsors and volunteers whose unwavering generosity and support have helped us achieve this incredible milestone,” said Susan Walkama, LCSW, president…

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3 to 5 year olds can be enrolled in Tunxis Early Childhood Center

June 22, 2016
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The public is invited to enroll 3- to 5-year-old children in the Early Childhood Center of Tunxis Community College in Farmington. The preschool program is one of a select “high-quality” group in the nation accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). It provides full- and part-time preschool experiences in a…

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Bees fall to Somerset, 10-2

June 22, 2016
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Bees fall to Somerset, 10-2

Box score In 140 Characters or Less: Shawn Haviland and James Skelton had milestone nights but it wasn’t enough to overcome Somerset as the Bees fell to the Patriots 10-2. The Game Changed When…: …With the ball game all tied up at two heading into the seventh, the Patriots erupted for seven runs, highlighted by…

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Fire Report for the June 24 edition

June 22, 2016
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Southington Fire Department Headquarters
310 North Main Street, P.O. Box 289, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 621-3202

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 36 incidents from Monday, June 6 to Sunday, June 12: Monday, June 6 5:20:25 a.m., 601 Jude Ln., CO detector activation 11:46:44 a.m., 163 Pacer Ln., Alarm system activation 1:47:03 p.m., 81 Meriden Ave., Public service 2:42:41 p.m., Darling St. and North Main St., Medical assist, assist EMS…

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Ms. Senior Mulberry Pageant 2016 showcases senior women’s accomplishments

June 22, 2016
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Sue Scanlon, Ms. Senior Mulberry Gardens 2016, receives a congratulatory hug from her husband, Tom. Photo by Rusty Kimball.

Sue Scanlon, a resident of Mulberry Gardens of Southington, truly was the “golden girl” at the Ms. Senior Mulberry Pageant 2016 held June 3. Not only was she crowned winner of the event that was themed, “Golden Girls Gala,” but she dazzled in her gold shimmering gown. Scanlon, a Pennsylvania native who had an active…

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Bristol Blues Roundup for the week of June 24

June 21, 2016
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At Worcester Bravehearts (Tuesday, June 14) The Blues began the week on Tuesday, June 14 in Worcester, Mass. where they suffered their largest loss, 12-5, on the year thus far to the Bravehearts. The Bravehearts built a commanding 10-5 lead by the fifth inning, tacking on five runs in the fourth. Austin Chauvin went 3-for-4…

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Obituary: Lawrence DellaVecchia

June 21, 2016
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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 of Southington High School. He was a US Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Prior…

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