Southington Support Group listings for the Jan. 29 edition

January 27, 2016
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Support Group 1

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON AL-ANON. Sundays, 4 to 5:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 114 Main St., Southington. Park in left lot, go through double doors. Meeting in Room 203. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Campus. First floor conference room A. Newcomers meeting at…

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Police Blotter for the Jan. 29 edition

January 27, 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 Saturday, Jan. 16 through Thursday, Jan. 21: Heather McLean, 31, of 579 Emmett St., Bristol, was arrested on Jan. 16 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drug, failure to drive right, operating a motor vehicle without insurance, illegal possession of narcotics, and failure to…

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Fire Report for the Jan. 29 edition

January 27, 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 26 incidents between Tuesday, Jan. 19 and Sunday, Jan. 24: Tuesday, Jan. 19 9:06:51 a.m., 10 Main St./Apple Festival, Lock-out Vehicle 2:29:53 p.m., Queen St. and River St., Assist police or other government entity 7:08:16 p.m., 81 Meriden Ave., Alarm system sounded Wednesday, Jan. 20 8:14:20 a.m., 138…

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Obituary: Anna A. Abate, 84

January 26, 2016
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Anna A. Abate died on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

Anna A. (DePaulo) Abate, 84, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Touchpoints at Farmington. She was the wife of the late Joseph P. Abate. She was born March 12, 1931 in Southington, daughter of the late Ralph and Theresa (DeFeo) DePaulo. She had been a parishioner of St. Thomas Church. She is survived by…

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Obituary: Yolande S. Plouord, 87

January 26, 2016
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Yolande S. (Bergeron) Plourd, 87, of Southington and formerly of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Yolande S. (Bergeron) Plourd, 87, of Southington and formerly of New Britain, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 at Hartford Hospital. She had been the loving wife of the late Vincent Plourd for nearly 47 years. Born July 8, 1928 in New Britain to the late Olivier and Lucie (Beaulieu) Bergeron, she had…

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Free program on seasonal affective disorder Feb. 3

January 26, 2016
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BRISTOL – During the winter months, it is not uncommon for some individuals to feel depressed, have less energy, trouble concentrating or feel more tired. This condition is referred to as seasonal affective disorder, also known as SAD. Hartford HealthCare Senior Services is sponsoring a free program about this mood disorder on Wednesday, Feb. 3,…

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Main Street foundation offering grants, scholarships

January 26, 2016
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Main Street Community Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from residents of Plainville, Bristol, Burlington, Plymouth, Southington, Wolcott, and other towns. Scholarships are available from over 60 funds in 2016, and they are available to students at various points in their educational careers. The “2016 Scholarship Directory,” which lists all scholarships and eligibility criteria, and the…

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Queen Ann Nzinga open house rescheduled for this Saturday

January 26, 2016
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The Queen Ann Nzinga Center, Inc., which provides arts enrichment activities for children and teens ages 5 to 17, has rescheduled its open house and registration for new participants. The Queen Ann Nzinga Center promotes positive youth development among children of all races and abilities throughout Connecticut, but primarily to children in the greater Plainville,…

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Tunxis holding forum on ‘Hazard Mitigation Plan’ Feb. 9

January 26, 2016
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FARMINGTON—Tunxis Community College will hold a public forum on Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. in Tunxis Library Room 7-222 to provide a brief overview of aand answer questions.   Students, faculty, staff and members of the public are invited to learn and comment on the Multi-Campus Hazard Mitigation Plan draft, which will highlight some of…

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