Apple Harvest Festival parking restrictions announced

September 23, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced the following parking restrictions for the 2015 Apple Harvest Festival: From Friday, Oct. 2 through Sunday, Oct. 4 and Friday, Oct. 9 through Sunday, Oct. 11, there will be no parking on either side of the following streets: Merrell Avenue Oak Street Academy Lane Academy Street North Liberty Street Vermont…

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Bagging hunger at ShopRite

September 23, 2015
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By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR Local and state officials teamed up with representatives from two Southington charitable organizations to bag groceries and collect donations during ShopRite’s “Help Bag Hunger” event on Thursday, Sept. 17. The community-based, hunger fighting initiative provides nearly $3 million to communities around ShopRite stores for their Partners in Caring initiative.  

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Police Blotter for the Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Monday, June 15 to Saturday, Sept. 19: Kevin Charles Sullivan, 57, of 120 Hunting Hill Dr., Southington, was arrested on June 15 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, following too close, and failure to keep right. Colton Cervinski, 24, of 250 West St,…

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Southington Sports Listings for the Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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EVENTS NAMING OF THE SHS TURF WALKWAY IN HONOR OF DOM D’ANGELO—Wednesday, Oct. 30, 5 p.m., at the entrance to the SHS sports complex. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held to honor the renaming of the walkway for the late Dom D’Angelo, a combat medic in World War II, serving with the 8th Armored Division…

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Music listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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FRIDAY, SEPT. 25 PLAINVILLE SPIRIT SHAKER. Red Zone, Plainville. THE BAND PERRY. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $49, $29. 1-800-745-3000. Ticketmaster.com SATURDAY, SEPT. 26 OTHER OF MONSTERS AND MEN. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $35. 1-800-745-3000. SUNDAY, SEPT 27 BRISTOL BRISTOL BRASS AND WIND ENSEMBLE MUM FESTIVAL POPS CONCERT. 5 p.m. Conducted by…

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Health listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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SEPT. 29- DEC. 3 SOUTHINGTON ADULT FITNESS CLASSES. Presented by Southington Parks and Recreation Department. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Low-high aerobics, free weights. Kennedy Middle School gymnasium, 1071 South Main St., Plantsville. $60. Pre-register, payment required. (860) 276-6219. Southington.org/fitness. SEPT. 29-DEC. 8 SOUTHINGTON BEGINNER’S YOGA CLASS. 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Tuesdays. Strong…

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Performance listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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SEPT. 25-OCT. 17 OTHER ‘OF MICE AND MEN.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Hole in the Wall, 116 Main St., New Britain. $20, general admission. $15, students and seniors. HITW.org SEPT. 27-28 OTHER AUDITIONS FOR ‘LYSISTRATA’ BY ARISTOPHANES. A new translation by Sarah Ruden. 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Hole…

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Dining listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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SUNDAY, SEPT. 27 BRISTOL BRISTOL ELKS MUM PARADE FOOD FEST. Enjoy the Mum Parade (1:30 p.m.), enjoy the food. Apple fritters, fried dough, hot dogs, sausage burgers, hamburgers, onion rings, French fries, beer, soda and water. Bristol Elks Club, 126 South St., Bristol. MONDAY, SEPT. 28 BRISTOL FUND RAISER FOR ST. JOSEPH SPORTS BOOSTER CLUB.…

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Miscellaneous listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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FRIDAY, SEPT. 25 SOUTHINGTON 7TH ANNUAL SOUTHINGTON EDUCATION FOUNDATION GALA. 7 p.m. to midnight. Come in your favorite sports jersey and enjoy an evening of “Tailgating at the Turf,” with food stations, open bar, dancing, and silent and live auctions. Aqua Turf, Mulberry Street, Plantsville. $65 ($75 after Sept. 1). SouthingtonEducationFoundation.org ECUADOR FOUNDATION BENEFIT DINNER…

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