Senior listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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AUG. 12, SEPT. 16 BRISTOL ST. STANISLAUS CHURCH TRAVELERS. Wednesday, Aug. 12, “Remember the Good Times” with Bobby Rydell at the Aqua Turf, Mulberry Street, Plantsville. Enjoy lunch and music. $82. Drive on your own. Wednesday, Sept. 16, The Docks of Point Judith, Galilee, Rhode Island, “A Fisherman’s Story.” Seafood lunch then take a stroll…

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Southington support group listings for July 31

July 29, 2015
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON AL-ANON. Sundays, 4 to 5:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 114 Main St., Southington. Park in left lot, go through double doors. Meeting in Room 203. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Campus. First floor conference room A. Newcomers meeting at…

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Zygmunt is August artist at the Gallery at the Library

July 29, 2015
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“Superdog,” a mural by Andy Zygmunt, the August artist at the Gallery.

Southington artist and illustrator Andy Zygmunt specializes in portraits and illustrations, but the artist has a wide variety of interests. He’s fluent in pencil, pastel, watercolor, oils, acrylics, and digital media. (www.petshark.com) This August, the Southington Library will showcase a variety of  his art during the normal business hours of the library, Mondays through Thursdays…

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Obituaries for the July 13 edition

July 29, 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: Jeanne Ann Brayton died on Saturday, July 25. She was the wife of Bruce Brayton of 47 years. Joyce (Simone) Manca, 78, died at home on Saturday, July 25 with her family at her side.…

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State police release details of the fatal accident on I-84

July 29, 2015
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State police release details of the fatal accident on I-84

The State of Connecticut Department of Public Safety have identified the victims of yesterday’s fatal accident on I-84 eastbound just west of the Queen Street exit. The vehicle, driven by Annmarie Olender, 16, of Plantsville, was reported to be traveling in the left lane on I-84 eastbound when it left the roadway and struck a…

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Police Blotter for July 31 edition

July 29, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Tuesday, July 14 to Monday, July 20: Samuel J. Mabery, 27, of 24 High St., Southington, was arrested on July 14 for driving under the influence, traveling too fast for conditions, and failure to drive in the proper lane. Molly M. Miller, 20, of 583 May…

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Fire report for the July 31 edition

July 29, 2015
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The Southington Fire Department announced the following 60 incidents from Monday, July 13 to Friday, July 24: Monday, July 13 9:21:40 a.m., 10 Brooklane Rd., Lock-Out Building 3:10:33 p.m., 461 Queen St./ TD Homers, Vehicle Accident, General 4:10:26 p.m., 93 Visconti Ave., Power Line Down 5:21:08 p.m., 20 Grove St./ Faith Living, Public Service Assistance…

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Wheeler launches program to address eating disorders, addictions

July 29, 2015
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Wheeler Clinic has launched a new program to provide in-home and outpatient behavioral health therapy for Anthem-enrolled children, adolescents, and young adults at risk of or diagnosed with eating disorders or addictions. Wheeler’s In-Home Behavioral Health Services – Eating Disorder Program provides a local, in-home alternative to residential eating disorder treatment centers. The program centers…

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Eversource offers tips to keep cool

July 29, 2015
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As Connecticut faces another sweltering day and people turn up their air conditioners, demand for electricity continues to soar. These conditions can push the electric system to its limit, but Eversource is reminding customers how it prepares to meet increased demand – and offering tips on how to stay cool and save energy.   “During…

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