Man arrested for stealing and destroying ring

September 2, 2016
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  Police arrested Anthony Tobias, 26, of Meriden after stealing and destroying a ring from a Southington residence. The warrant stems from a theft investigation that was reported on July 2, 2016. The warrant alleges that on June 17, 2016, the victim left a 14 karat gold, emerald, and diamond ring in the bathroom of a…

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Motel 6 staff member arrested for stealing

September 2, 2016
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Plainville police discovered an open warrant for a Plainville resident and turned him over to Southington police. As a result, Edwin Martinez Jr., 37, of Plainville was arrested for stealing from his employer at Motel 6 on Queen Street. Plainville police came into contact with Martinez on Aug. 30 and learned about the Southington warrant. They…

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Plantsville woman cited for blight

September 2, 2016
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Plantsville woman cited for blight

After multiple inspections from town inspectors, a Plantsville resident was issued an infraction on Aug. 25 for her unsightly property. Jode Cirillo, 52, was cited for violating the town’s blight ordinance. Southington police received a letter from the Southington Zoning Enforcement officer which stated that the property located at 777 Old Turnpike Road is considered…

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Bees complete sweep of Skeeters

September 2, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees held on in the 9th inning to beat the Skeeters 11-9, sweeping the four-game series and winning their sixth straight overall. The Game Changed When…:…Bees’ closer Shawn Gilblair, summoned after four runs for the Skeeters tightened the lead to just two in the bottom of the…

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Forestville woman has role in new series thriller on Crackle

September 2, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In the new web television series, “StartUp,” the tension and mood begins to crank up right after the opening credits of the first episode. And as the series unfolds over the first episode and the next, the intensity doesn’t let up. The main characters are introduced one by one. Their…

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Obituaries: Marion Emily Klein, 100

September 1, 2016
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Marion Emily (Williams) Klein, 100, formerly of Bristol, passed away at Masonicare in Wallingford on August 31, 2016. She is now reunited with her loving husband, Raymond Klein. Marion was born on August 27, 1916 in Dormansville, New York daughter to the late Alfred and Pauline (Bradner) Williams. She grew up in New York and…

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Bees seek 6th straight win

September 1, 2016
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Bees seek 6th straight win

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to sweep the Skeeters tonight and extend their winning streak to six games! First pitch 8:05PM! Series: The Bees have won each of the first three games of this series with the Skeeters and now hold a 12-7 lead in the season series entering tonight’s game, which…

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Jewish congregation to re-dedicate centuries-old Torah Sept. 18

September 1, 2016
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Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation invites the community to join them in a special ceremony to re-dedicate a hundreds’ year old Torah that survived the Holocaust. This dedication, to be held Sunday, Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. in the Meeting House of the First Congregational Church in Southington comes at the conclusion of a lengthy restoration…

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Obituary: Paul R. Leone, 93

September 1, 2016
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Paul R. Leone, 93, of Southington, formerly of New Britain, passed away Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 at Hartford Hospital. He was the husband of the late Emilie (HucK) Leone. He was born Dec. 3, 1922 in Berlin, the son of the late Ralph and Alessandra (Viscusi) Leone. He was the owner of the former Amoco…

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