Obituaries for the Dec. 11 edition

December 9, 2015
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The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Dr. Eric Alberti, 50, of Copper Ridge, Southington and Pittsfield, Mass. died in a hiking accident on Friday, Nov. 28. Margaret Andrew, 86, of Southington, died on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at the Hospital of Central…

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Fire Report for the Dec. 11 edition

December 9, 2015
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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 44 incidents from Monday, Nov. 30 to Monday, Dec. 7: Monday, Nov. 30 12:16:02 a.m., 37 Darling St., Dispatched & cancelled en route 12:49:47 a.m., 176 Laning St., Brush or brush-and-grass mix 12:47:43 p.m., North Star Dr. and Beacon St., Unauthorized burning 1:03:19 p.m., 1 Darling St./ 4U/…

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Police Blotter for the Dec. 11 edition

December 9, 2015
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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, Nov. 20 through Tuesday, Dec. 1: Whitney Lynn Williams, 28, of 383 Crown St., Meriden, was arrested on Nov. 20 for sixth degree larceny and possession of narcotics not in the original container. Peter D. Ragozzini, 29, of 215 East Rd., Bristol, was arrested on…

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Town accepts bids for specialty cleanup and restoration services

December 9, 2015
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Town of Southington

Sealed proposals for on-call specialty cleanup and restoration services will be received at the Southington Town Hall, Office of the Town Manager, 75 Main Street, until Monday, Dec. 21 at 2:15 p.m., after which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. The town requires services of an on-call professional for cleanup of private…

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‘The Story of the Nativity’ presented Dec. 20 at St. Dominic

December 8, 2015
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St. Dominic Parish presents its annual musical production of ‘The Story of the Nativity: The Birth of Jesus Christ, King and Savior,’ Sunday, Dec. 20 at 6 p.m. at St. Dominic Church located at the intersection of Flanders Road and Laning Street, Southington. Admission is free and all are welcome to join us. The 37-minute…

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Arrest made for car accident at Hair Expo

December 7, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Police were called to Hair Expo, 410 Main St., in Southington at approximately 1:10 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 7 on a report of a vehicle evading an accident after striking the building. The investigation determined that a 1997 Acura, operated by Tyrone Phoenix, was traveling north on Main Street when he veered off the road…

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Police escape a close shave: Raise over $5K during No Shave November

December 7, 2015
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To support prostate cancer awareness month, nearly 40 Southington police officers and department employees participated in the “No Shave November” campaign to benefit the Curtis D. Robinson Center for Health Equity at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center. The campaign raised $5,270, which was presented in a check to Curtis D. Robinson, the co-founder of…

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A Thanksgiving truckload

December 6, 2015
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On Saturday, Nov. 21, the Grounds Guys and KTA Racing teamed up for a food collection at Price Chopper to benefit Southington Community Services. Kyle Aldieri and Karson Hendrickson were able to collect 27 turkeys and a truckload of trimmings. Sign Pro donated the banner.

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Alcoholics Anonymous Christmas and New Year’s Eve alkathons in Cheshire

December 5, 2015
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The annual Cheshire holiday alkathons, meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous, will be held at the Cheshire Grange, Wallingford Rd., Cheshire (off Route 10, behind Cheshire Town Hall) overnight beginning on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. The Christmas alkathon begins at noon on Thursday, Dec. 24 and concludes at 3 p.m. on Christmas Day. The New…

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