Here’s the scoop: ‘Newsies’ dance up a storm

October 14, 2015
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by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR If you’re looking for some athleticism out of your musical theater… and you are a firm believer that there is no “I” in team, I have the musical for you. Disney’s “Newsies”—the musical about a paperboy strike against the newspaper moguls of the early 20th century now playing at The…

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Man arrested for sexually assaulting 10-year-old

October 13, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the arrest of Luis M. Maldonado, 33, of Southington for sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl. On Sept. 25, 2015, a warrant was issued after police investigated reports that Maldonado sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl that was known to him in 2013 and 2014. Maldonado was being confined at Northern Correctional…

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Skin Type Solutions has ribbon cutting

October 13, 2015
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Advanced Dermatology Center had a ribbon cutting on Oct. 8 at its new store “Skin Type Solutions.” Advanced Dermatology Center is the first office in Connecticut to offer the scientifically validated skin care system developed by Dr. Leslie Baumann. Miss Connecticut Outstanding Teen 2014, and Miss Wolcott Outstanding Teen 2014, Cynthia Dias, was in attendance.…

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Scouts add color to Strong School

October 13, 2015
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Comm - Girls Scout community service

Girl Scouts from Troop No. 66891 in Southington were hard at work planting, fertilizing, and watering plants on Sept. 11 during a community service project at Strong Elementary School. The project, sponsored by donations of fall harvest mums from the Home Depot, was dedicated to the teachers, staff, and students of Strong Elementary School. The…

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Martinson named as program director at Bradley

October 13, 2015
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Comm - Wendy Martinson director of CT Center for Health Aging

Wendy Martinson, program director of the Connecticut Center for Health Aging, recently announced the hiring of Michelle L. Lavoie as the newest resource coordinator to assist seniors, families, and caregivers in accessing the essential services to successfully age in place. Lavoie is based at the Connecticut Center for Healthy Aging office at The Hospital of…

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Southington Resident honored during National Customer Service Week

October 12, 2015
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Doug Haas is being recognized by Eversource during National Customer Service Week.

Doug Haas of Southington is being honored as part of Eversource’s celebration of National Customer Service Week. A company employee for six years, Haas is currently a supervisor in workforce planning, and his primary responsibilities are predicting customer call volumes based on any weather that may impact the electric system and making sure the customer…

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Volunteer opportunities available at HOCC

October 12, 2015
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Hospital of Central CT

The Hospital of Central Connecticut New Britain General campus has several openings for hospital volunteers. Volunteers provide invaluable assistance and support to all areas of the hospital. There is opportunity for volunteers to provide assistance at many newly renovated reception areas including the operating room waiting area, ambulatory services, Family BirthPlace, cardiology, and Delphi Orthopedic…

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The Orchards seeks bingo volunteers

October 11, 2015
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The Orchards at Southington
34 Hobart St., Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-5656

Bingo volunteers are needed at The Orchards at Southington for 1 to 1.5 hour sessions during the day and/or evening. Individuals do not need to commit to all sessions. The Orchards at Southington, an independent and assisted living community, is located at 34 Hobart St. For more information, contact Michele Korby-Gale, activity director, at (860)…

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Martin, Riordan wedding

October 11, 2015
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Brianna L. Martin and Kevin H. Riordan were married on Saturday, July 11.

Brianna L. Martin and Kevin H. Riordan were married on Saturday, July 11 at the Three Village Inn in Stony Brook, N.Y. The wedding was officiated by Brianna’s godfather, Dr. Patrick A. Burkhart. Brianna is the daughter of John and Kim Martin of Plantsville. She graduated from Southington High School in 2009 and from Eastern…

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