Kids listings for Aug. 7

August 5, 2015
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SATURDAY, AUG. 8 BRISTOL THREE ON THREE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.. For youths entering first grade in the fall through seniors in high school. In addition, there will be an NBA Live Xbox tournament, raffles, music. Boys and Girls Club of Bristol Family Center, 255 West St., Bristol. Registration is $10 per…

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Obituaries for the Aug. 7 edition

August 5, 2015
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The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Dr. Alexander Clarke, 70, formerly of Southington, died at home on Tuesday, June 16 after a battle with cancer. He was married to Linda Clarke for 42 years. Louis G. Coscia, 87, of Southington died…

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Police Blotter for the Aug. 7 edition

August 5, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Monday, July 20 to Friday, July 31: Louise H. Ferguson, 96, of 819 Moss Ln, Cheshire, was arrested on July 20 for reckless driving, failure to obey an officer’s signal, and three counts of passing in a construction zone. Edwin L. Jacobsen, 57, of 550 Darling…

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Southington senior listings for the Aug. 7 edition

August 5, 2015
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

WEDNESDAY, AUG 12 SOUTHINGTON BOBBY RYDELL GOOD TIMES. 11:30 a.m. at Calendar House. Lunch by the Aqua Turf served family style. Bobby’s career spans six decades, starring in Bye Bye Birdie and hits like “Wild One,” “We Got Love,” “Kissing Time,” and “Forget Him.” Cost is $80. FINANCIAL CLUB. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Learn…

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Sports Listings for the Aug. 7 edition

August 5, 2015
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APPLE HARVEST ROAD RACES All races are sponsored by the Southington Community YMCA. Forms are available for pre-registration (by Oct. 3 at noon) at the YMCA membership desk. All race info and on-line registration info can be found at sccymca.org/apple. Register by Sept. 23 to receive a free t-shirt. Plenty of refreshments for athletes with…

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PCS Youth Theater to present ‘No No Nanette’

August 4, 2015
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The PCS Youth Theater, now in its 30th season, will be presenting the musical “No No Nanette,” on Friday. Sept. 11 and Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Plainville High School Auditorium, Robert Holcomb Way, Plainville. The curtain time is 7:30 p.m. on both evenings and admission is only $15 per person. Tickets will be available…

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Bristol Blues scoreboard for Aug. 7

August 4, 2015
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Bristol Blues 2, Wachusett Dirt Dawgs 0 Tuesday, July 28, 2015 Muzzy Field, Bristol DIRT DAWGS             ab             r               h              bi DiTondo, CF               4              0              0              0 Alu, 2B                      4              0              1              0 Kristoffersen, SS        4              0              2              0 Stanford, DH              3              0              0              0 Silvestro, 1B              3              0              0              0 Lefevre, C                  3              0              0             …

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The Orchards at Southington hosts open house on Aug. 15

August 3, 2015
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Orchards at Southington

The Orchards at Southington, an independent and assisted living community, will host an open house on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Edesa Ciscar, retirement counselor, will facilitate the event. Coffee will be served. The Orchards at Southington is located at 34 Hobart St. For more information or to RSVP, call Edesa…

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Fashion, fitness combine to help the kids

August 1, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Fashion was the draw. But helping kids was the inspiration. Local fitness icon, Lori-Ann Marchese of Body Construct LLC in New Britain, was tapped as a brand ambassador for Athleta—the fitness wear retailer. And Marchese said Athleta wanted to throw a celebration party for her at its store in the…

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