Bees go for number 3 against Bluefish

July 10, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to take three of four from the Bluefish in the final game before the All-Star break! First pitch 1:35PM! Series:It took 11 innings and 11 runs for the Bluefish to win their first game of the series- and first game at New Britain Stadium- in last night’s…

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Bees fall to Bluefish in extra innings

July 10, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: A home run by Craig Maddox in the 11th inning wasn’t enough for the Bees to spark another comeback as they fell to the Bluefish 11-8. The Game Changed When…: The Bees were closing in on a win in the 8th but a single to centerfield by Bridgeport’s…

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Help send Frankie Gregoire to FCBL All-Star Game

July 9, 2016
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The Bristol Blues have sent out this message to fans to help get one of their players on the FCBL All-Star team. “Local kid (Simsbury High School Grad), Marist All-American and Bristol Blues Outfielder Frankie Gregoire needs your help! There was a last second change in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game Rosters and…

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Bees beat Bluefish

July 9, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees scored four runs in the fourth inning to give them their second straight win over the Bridgeport Bluefish. The Game Changed When…: With the bases loaded, Jovan Rosa hit a single to left field allowing Michael Crouse and Jon Griffin to score which broke the tie,…

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Coyote River Band keeps on flowing

July 9, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR If you check the music calendars across the state, especially in the months conducive to outdoor performances, you’re likely to come across the name of Coyote River Band. The Connecticut band was formed six years ago, and despite some personnel changes over the years, CRB is still going strong. They…

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Editorial: What’s in a name?

July 9, 2016
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Southington Observer

About a month ago, we began to hear rumors about a green grass movement to rename the municipal center in honor of our late town manager, John Weichsel. Some folks even assured us that this was already a done deal. Then, during the public comment portion of the June 27 Town Council meeting, former Councilors…

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Letter: YMCA board members recognize local family

July 9, 2016
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To the editor: On behalf of the staff and Board at the YMCA, we would like to wish the Yuskis family all the best as they move to Florida later this summer. For the past 13 years, the Yuskis family, (Mary, Jay along with their three daughters Megan, Lauren and Jillian) has been firmly rooted…

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Letter: A birthday gift

July 9, 2016
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To the editor: Southington Community Services would like to thank Arianna Shukla for donating to our food pantry. Arianna asked friends and family to donate to the food pantry instead of bringing gifts to her 7th birthday party. Thank you Arianna, for donating 63 pounds of food and $80 to the food pantry. Community Services…

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Letter: Reader is thankful for support for Relay For Life

July 9, 2016
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To the editor: I want to thank the Nancy Lee Salerno Foundation for supporting the Southington Relay For Life with food and over $6,000 in total donations for “Team Survivor,” which I am the captain. Nancy Lee’s memory will always be with us—her battle with cancer and the tragic accident that took her life at…

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