Cheshire man arrested for smoke shop burglary

July 30, 2015
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Sean Victory

Sean Victory, 19, of Cheshire turned himself in to the Southington Police Department on Wednesday, July 22 after learning that there was a warrant for his arrest. The warrant stemmed from a burglary/larceny incident that occurred in the Southington on March 31, 2014. The warrant alleges that Victory was involved in a burglary at the…

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Class of ’57 to dedicate plaque to Ruth E. Riccio on Aug. 4

July 30, 2015
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Obit - Ruth Riccio

In memory of their former classmate Ruth E. Riccio, members of the Southington High School Class of 1957 have donated a plaque in her honor that has been installed on the front of the Riccio Building on the corner of North Main Street and Riccio Way. A dedication ceremony will take place at the site…

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Hall of Fame: Towing the line: Pete Mongillo helped power the Knights to 3 perfect seasons

July 30, 2015
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Hall of Fame

By JOHN GORALSKI EDITOR Pete Mongillo tucked the game ball to his chest and sat in silence as his fellow captain stared down the team on the bus. Southington High School football was riding a two-year winning streak when Mongillo took the helm as co-captain in the fall of 1965, but the sting of a preseason…

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Sports Listings for the July 31 edition

July 29, 2015
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Sports Calendar

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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Music listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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FRIDAY, JULY 31 PLAINVILLE PETER AND MARYJANE PELUSO AND VOCALIST REILLY LINCAVICKS. Concert under the stars. 7 p.m. Music by Spanish composer Enrique Granados and Vittoirio Monti. Highlights from the American musical theater. Sunken Patio of Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Moves to library’s auditorium in case of bad weather. OTHER WALTER…

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Performance listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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Performance listings for July 31

FRIDAY, JULY 31 OTHER 24-HOUR PLAY FESTIVAL. 8 p.m., theater enthusiasts meet to receive their assignments. The performance is at 8 p.m.on Saturday, 24 hours after the first meeting. Participants will be assigned into casts at random with one director and one playwright for each production. Through the night, playwrights will write one-act plays, while…

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Southington senior listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

FRIDAY, JULY 31 SOUTHINGTON HOT DOG SPECIAL. 1 p.m. at Calendar House. Enjoy a chili dog, (sauerkraut, plain and/or with condiments), chips, coleslaw and cookies, just before afternoon Bingo. The Summit at Plantsville is subsidizing this events and providing prizes. Tickets cost $1 and are available at the office. THURSDAY, AUG 6 SOUTHINGTON COFFEE ‘N…

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Miscellaneous listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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JULY 31, AUG. 1 BRISTOL ‘HOLLYWOOD AT THE BIJOU.’ 7 p.m. on Friday and 1 and 7 p.m. on Saturday. “The Mark of Zorro” starring Tyrone Power. Plus, installment of Flash Gordon. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. $3 donation is being asked for all ages. Refreshments and popcorn will be served. SATURDAY, AUG.…

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Health listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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Health listings for July 31

TUESDAY, AUG. 4 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. THURSDAY, AUG. 6 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 11 a.m. to noon. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington.

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