Election 2015: Voter information, ballot, referendum items, and polling places

October 28, 2015
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Southington Politics

When polls open on Tuesday, Nov. 3, local voters will be casting ballots for six Town Council candidates, six Board of Education candidates, four Board of Finance candidates, three Planning and Zoning Commission candidates, and three Water Commission candidates. In addition, there are two referendum questions on the ballot. The first question asks voters if…

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Arrest made for threat against a SHS staff member

October 28, 2015
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Southington High School, 720 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Southington resident Gregory R. Daly was arrested on Oct. 20, after threats made to a Southington High School (SHS) staff member led four schools to be placed under “secure school status” on Tuesday morning. The Southington police Department received reports at 8:15a.m., that a SHS staff member had been threatened. As a…

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Markley visits Southington Catholic

October 28, 2015
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News - Southington Catholic

Sen. Joe Markley visited with students and teachers at the new Southington Catholic Elementary School on Tuesday, Oct. 27.

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Swimming keeps winning

October 28, 2015
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Ally Schroeder swims her leg of the 400 freestyle relay during Southington’s 92-83 win at East Hartford.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The girls swimming and diving team spent the week on the road, but managed to return home unscathed with two wins. The Lady Knights began their week with a 92-83 conference victory at Newington on Tuesday, Oct. 20. The 200 Medley relay team of Ally Schroeder-Bethany Greenlaw-Sam Sagnella-Hannah Olsen took first…

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Southington Sports listings for the Oct. 30 edition

October 28, 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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Southington Senior listings for the Oct. 30 edition

October 28, 2015
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

WEDNESDAY, NOV 4 SOUTHINGTON FOXWOODS CASINO AND ‘4TROUPS.’ 8:30 a.m. departure from Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Celebrate our troops past and present with the music of the 4TROUPS, a vocal group comprised of four seasoned singers who are also United States combat veterans as seen on Good Morning America. Cost is $77 and includes…

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Southington Support Group listings for the Oct. 30 edition

October 28, 2015
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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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Music listings for Oct. 30

October 28, 2015
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David Beauregard Dir of Operations, left, and district manager Antonio Santos, right, present the “Manager of the Quarter” award to Jim Machado, center.

SATURDAY, OCT. 31 OTHER THE SLAMBOVIAN CIRCUS OF DREAMS HALLOWEEN COSTUME BALL. 8 p.m. Infinity Hall, 32 Front St., Hartford. $29 to $39. 1-866-666-6306. InfinityHall.com/Venues/Infinity-Hartford. SOUTHINGTON STORM ROLLER. Southern Rock favorites. Blackstone Irish Pub, 1678 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Southington. SUNDAY, NOV. 1 OTHER MUSIC ON THE RIDGE. 1 p.m. Joyful Noise, BCC Hand Bell Choir, Young…

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Health listings for Oct. 30

October 28, 2015
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TUESDAY, NOV. 3 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org ] BRISTOL CHILDREN AND SELF-ESTEEM. Part of the Parent and Child Center at Bristol Hospital’s School Age and Development and Discipline Series. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center,…

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