Bees sting Blue Crabs

July 3, 2016
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Box score BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less:Behind the first triple play in team history and the pitching of Kyle Simon, the Bees topped the Blue Crabs 5-1. The Game Changed When…: In the top of the seventh and the Bees up 2-0, the Blue Crabs put the two runners on with nobody out…

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Bees split with Blue Crabs

July 2, 2016
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Game 1 box score Game 2 box score In 140 Characters or Less:A game two win came too late as the Bees were eliminated from the Liberty Division playoff race after they dropped game one of their doubleheader against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. The Game Changed When…: Game One: Both teams were held scoreless…

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Faith Baptist announces summer hours

July 2, 2016
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Faith Baptist Church, 243 Laning St., Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-8147

Faith Baptist Church on 243 Laning St. recently announced their summer hours, as of Sunday, July 3. Sunday worship services will start at 10 a.m., and Sunday school will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for children from age 6 through grade 6. In addition, on Saturday, July 9, the church will hold a…

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Lightning 03s rally to state title

July 2, 2016
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SP briefs PONY CT Champs 2016

The Southington Lightning 03s raced through the brackets at the 2016 PONY East Zone tournament last weekend to grab the Connecticut state title in the 12U division. Front, from left, Ali Rembish, Ashley Reed, Julia Panarella, Kayla Pelletier, Lauren Verrilli, and Makena Dlugos. Back, Liz Urcinas, Madison Buckley, Kiley Cristman, Bella Rivera, Audrey Cantillon, and…

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Letter: Reader doesn’t like Zoni’s voting record

July 2, 2016
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To the editor: Our State Representative Dave Zoni, must be held accountable for his close relationship with Gov. Dannel Malloy, and his voting support of all his high tax increases and regulations. Their irresponsible leadership and incompetent budgeting has chased many employers out of Connecticut, including General Electric Corporate, which employees 5,700people. This past Friday…

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Letter: Reader laments state of modern healthcare

July 2, 2016
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To the editor: The soul of Bradley lives on in the solidarity of this community. It is the solidarity of community which gives life to Bradley Hospital. Bradley has always been a strong foundation of healthcare in this community. (The soul of anything is what gives it life—even a painting). Sylvia and Bradley Barnes recognized…

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Letter: YMCA executive director thanks the community for fundraising efforts

July 2, 2016
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To the editor: At 5:20 p.m. on Sunday, June 26, my 26-day, four-mile/$50 a day challenge for the Race4Chase concluded. It started on June 1 with Chase’s mom, Rebecca Kowalski, Waterbury Executive Director Jim O’Rourke, and Waterbury Race4Chase Coordinator Susanne Navas. We reached out to the community to support our efforts so we can continue…

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Bees return home to face Blue Crabs in doubleheader

July 1, 2016
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SOUTHERN MARYLAND BLUE CRABS (24-40) AT NEW BRITAIN BEES (33-33) ========== In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees return home to compete the first half of the season against the Blue Crabs! First pitch of game one of the doubleheader is 6:35PM! Series: The Bees and Blue Crabs start a four-game series with a doubleheader…

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Obituary: Veronica (Uryga) Riggs, 89

July 1, 2016
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Obit - Veronica Riggs

Veronica (Uryga) Riggs, 89, of Southington, passed away on July 1, 2016 at Southington Care Center.  She was the beloved wife of the late William D. Riggs, who predeceased her on June 15, 2001.  Veronica was born on September 30, 1926 in New Britain and was the daughter of the late Peter and Nellie Uryga.…

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