Local attorney honored by Waterbury chamber

August 2, 2016
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Biz - Tavis Tindall

Attorney Tavis Tindall of Southington, owner of the Waterbury-based Tindall Law Firm, will receive the Waterbury Regional Chamber’s (WRC) 2016 Leadership Award during the 22nd Annual Malcolm Baldrige Chamber Awards Dinner on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Aqua Turf Club in the Plantsville section of Southington. The evening, which will include…

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Obituary: Carol Jean (Brunetto) Kempton, 76

August 1, 2016
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Obit - Carol Kempton

Carol Jean (Brunetto) Kempton, 76, of Southington, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at the HCC at Bradley Memorial. She was the wife of Louis Kempton. Born January 5, 1940 in New Britain, she was the daughter of the late Salvatore and Fanny (Bongiovanni) Brunetto. Carol retired from the Hublein tax dept. In addition…

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Obituary: Ronald D. Gordon, 75

August 1, 2016
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Ronald D. Gordon, 75, longtime, loving companion to Darlene Fisette, passed away July 28, 2016. He was born May 13, 1941, in Eastbrook, Maine, the son of the late Avis and Edgar Gordon. Ron had many interests and hobbies among which were guitar-playing (Chet Atkins), electronics, auto mechanics, computers, photography, boating, motorcycling, Nascar. He was…

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Bees bounce back in game two

August 1, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees bounced back in game two outscoring the Blue Crabs 10-3 after getting blanked 6-0 in game one. The Game Changed When…: In game one the Bees couldn’t generate any offense and were blanked by the Blue Crabs. In the second game, the Bees found their rhythm immediately and…

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Plantsville man named area manager at Frontier

August 1, 2016
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Frontier Communications Corporation announced the appointment of Plantsville resident Jim Oddo as area general manager for northwest Connecticut effective Aug. 1. This region includes 42 cities and towns, including Danbury, Newtown, Waterbury, Litchfield and Torrington. For more than 10 years, most recently as senior vice president of talent and human resources, Oddo has played an…

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Blues beat Titans, 7-2

July 30, 2016
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The Bristol Blues defeated the Torrington Titans by score of 7-2, bringing their record on the season to 22-25. 2016 Futures League All-Star Izzy Fuentes (Faulkner) set the tone on the mound for the Blues, delivering yet another brilliant performance. He finished with a final line of 6.2 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER,…

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Blue Crabs pinch Bees

July 30, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: Gustavo Molina’s two home runs powered the Blue Crabs to the series-tying 8-2 win tonight over the Bees. The Game Changed When…: The Bees and Blue Crabs were scoreless heading into the 4th, but a 3-run home run by Southern Maryland’s Gustavo Molina gave the Blue Crabs the lead for…

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Southington woman wins national pageant title

July 30, 2016
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Southington's Kimberly Beaudoin is the new Mrs. USA Universal (submitted photo)

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Southington’s Kimberly Beaudoin now has a national platform. Competing as Mrs. Connecticut USA Universal, Beaudoin received the top honor—Mrs. USA Universal—at a pageant in Las Vegas on Thursday night. On Friday morning, she woke up to a bevy of congratulatory messages on Facebook as the Connecticut pageant community celebrated her…

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Southington Burger King supports Dana-Farber Cancer Institute fundraiser

July 29, 2016
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Burger King customers can help fight cancer from July 25 through Sept. 4 by contributing to the Jimmy Fund through the A Chance for Kids & Families program at participating Burger King restaurants in New England and throughout New York and New Jersey, including the restaurant at 800 Queen St. in Southington. With a $1 contribution, customers will…

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