Zoni calls for restoration of hospital funding

March 4, 2016
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State Rep. David Zoni (D-Southington)

State Representative David Zoni (D-Southington) voiced his opposition today to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s suspending of an estimated $140 million in payments to Connecticut’s hospitals. Zoni called for a bipartisan legislative effort to persuade the administration to keep a commitment the legislature voted on last year. “As someone who voted to restore funding to our…

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Obituary: Suzann Marie Bolduc Bergeron, 64

March 4, 2016
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Suzanne Marie Bolduc Bergeron, 64, died on Jan. 15, 2016.

Suzanne Marie Bolduc Bergeron, 64 years young, gained her angel wings on January 15, 2016, with her family by her bedside at Elim Park in Cheshire, Connecticut. She was born May 23, 1951 in Brunswick, Maine, and moved to Southington, Connecticut during her young years with her parents, older brother, Michael and younger sister, Kathleen.…

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Obituary: Stanley Sadowski

March 4, 2016
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Stanley Sadowski died on Thursday, March 3, 2016.

  Stanley Sadowski, loving husband of Irene Mongillo Sadowski for 68 years, died March 3 at the Summit of Plantsville with his adoring family by his side.  He was born in Duryea, Pennsylvania, the son of Stanley and Anna (Shultz) Sadowski. Besides his wife, he leaves behind his children, Karen (Peter) Goodwin, Laurene (Bob) Hebert,…

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Eversource begins service work in Southington

March 4, 2016
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Eversource will begin efforts in Southington to support a reliability project that will begin in March and continue through the summer months. The project requires Eversource to relocate its poles, beginning on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike from South End Road to Meriden Avenue. The project will include all side streets. The work will also be taking place on Meriden-Waterbury…

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Obituary: Carol Peterson Magner, 79

March 4, 2016
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Carol Peterson Magner, 79, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at Ellis Manor in Hartford, surrounded by family and those who loved her. She was born in Rye, N.Y. on Nov. 26, 1936 to the late Lady Alberta (Davidson) and Sir George Hamilton Magner. She was an avid follower of ice skating competitions and…

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Jr. Miss Southington pageant plans meeting on March 16

March 4, 2016
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Junior Miss Southington Scholarship Organization is hosting its annual pageant on Sunday, May 15 at the Aqua Turf in Southington. An informal meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 16 at the Southington YMCA. Areas of competition include interview skills, talent, and evening wear/ onstage questions. Ages are 5 to 18. A $500 scholarship is…

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Talking about women, men… and art

March 4, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The event is called Support Women Artists Now Day or SWAN Day. According to the website of the national organization WomenArts.org, the event – which will be held locally on March 5—“is an international holiday designed to showcase the power and diversity of women’s creativity.” The event begs the question,…

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Carousel in Hartford to close for week starting March 27

March 3, 2016
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The carousel at Bushnell Park will be closed for maintenance for one week, starting on Sunday, March 27. The carousel, which is managed by the New England Carousel Museum in Bristol, will resume operations on Friday, April 1 at 11 a.m., and will be open for normal business hours throughout the year. Hours of operation…

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Entries sought for Amateur Art Exhibit

March 3, 2016
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The third annual Amateur Art Exhibit will again be held at the Plainville Library during the month of April. All area artists are welcome to participate and share their art with the community. The show will start April 1 and run until April 28. A reception is also planned. There is a one-time $5 fee…

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