Police blotter for the May 20 edition

May 18, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Friday, May 6 through Monday, May 9: Thomas M. Smith, 31, of 25 Mountain View Rd., Southington, was arrested on May 6 for second degree breach of peace and violation of a restraining order. Devon Miller, 25, of 89 Florence Rd., Branford, was arrested on May…

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Recreation Department listings for the May 20 edition

May 18, 2016
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recreation listings

Registration for the following classes and programs, unless otherwise noted, can be made at the Southington Recreation Department at (860) 276-6219. Checks should be payable to Town of Southington. Pre-registration and payment is required. For more information, registration forms, or an activity schedule visit www.southington.org/recreation. TENNIS LESSONS—Open to Southington residents aged 4-18. Session I: June…

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Fire Report for the May 20 edition

May 18, 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 28 incidents between Monday, May 2 and Monday, May 9: Monday, May 2 12:31:05 a.m., 141 Old Turnpike Rd., HazMat release investigation 3:07:14 a.m., 2279 Mount Vernon Rd./ Lincoln, Smoke detector activation 1:33:14 p.m., West St. and Executive Blvd., Motor Vehicle Accident 5:46:12 p.m., 400 Executive Blvd. South,…

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Sports listings for the May 20 edition

May 18, 2016
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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

EVENTS KNIGHTS CUP TRACK MEET—Saturday, June 11, 8 a.m. (check-in) and 9 a.m. (start), at the Southington High School track. (Rain date is Sunday, June 12, 4 p.m. check-in, 5 p.m. start). A community wide track and field series presented by the YMCA and SHS track and field teams. Open to boys, girls, men, and…

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Meet the winners of Junior Miss Southington

May 18, 2016
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The Junior Miss Southington pageant crowned its latest collection of queens in a pageant held May 15 at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville. The girls were judged on private interview with judges, talent, casualwear, and evening gown. This year’s winners are: Teen Miss Southington: Katerina Belales. Teen Miss Plantsville: Kaylee Brennan. Junior Teen Miss Southington:…

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Have you got stuff worthy of ‘American Pickers?’ Show comes to CT

May 17, 2016
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Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are returning to Connecticut. They plan to film episodes of the series “American Pickers” throughout Connecticut with filming scheduled for this summer. “American Pickers” is a documentary series that explores the world of antique ‘picking’ on History. The hit show follows Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz as they…

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Obituary: George K. Farley, 84

May 16, 2016
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George K. Farley, 84, of Southington, passed away on May 13, 2016 at HOCC, New Britain Campus. He was born in Stafford on November 9, 1931, son of the late George and Elise (Deski) Farley. George served in the US Army during the Korean War. He worked for Southington Tool and retired from Textron with…

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Obituary: Elizabeth C. Hennessey, 59

May 16, 2016
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Obit - Elizabeth C Hennessey

Elizabeth (Chubet) Hennessey, 59, of Southington, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at HCC at New Britain General. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. Born October 24, 1956 in Southington to the late Edward and Florence (Billingham) Chubet, she had been a lifelong Southington resident.…

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Reading with feeling

May 16, 2016
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School - Holly Lombardi speaks at KO

Holly Lombardi of Southington was a semifinalist at the Kingswood Oxford School Speaker’s Forum. For 28 years, the interpretive reading competition been a rite of passage for sophomores at the West Hartford school. Photo by Michelle M. Murphy

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