Southington Miscellaneous listings for the July 1 edition

June 29, 2016
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JULY 1-31 SOUTHINGTON ‘SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW.’ Art exhibit of photographs by Ray Gawlak of Meriden. The Gallery at The Orchards, community room, second floor at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonArtsandCrafts.com, SouthingtonOrchards.org, (860) 628-5656. NOW thru JULY 7 SOUTHINGTON ITALIAN-AMERICAN FESTIVAL HOMEMADE WINE CONTEST. Deadline for entries is July 7. Contest takes place…

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Police Blotter for the July 1 edition

June 29, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Saturday, June 11 through Wednesday, June 22: Tyler Ross Michaud, 34, of 105 October Lane, Plantsville, was charged on June 11 with possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana. Jake R. Ouellette, 26, of 7 Oakdale Rd., Terryville, was charged on June…

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Fire Report for the July 1 edition

June 29, 2016
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Southington Fire Department Headquarters
310 North Main Street, P.O. Box 289, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 621-3202

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 32 incidents from Monday, June 13 to Sunday, June 19: Monday, June 13 9:26:01 p.m., 275 Spring Lake Rd., Vehicle accident Tuesday, June 14 12:15:31 a.m., 42 Pinecrest Dr., Assist police or other government entity 8:47:22 a.m., 311 Flanders St., Assist police or other government entity 11:41:49 a.m.,…

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Bees claim rain-shortened win against Patriots

June 29, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less:Michael Crouse’s bat, Josh Outman’s left arm, and Mother Nature helped the Bees secure an important 3-0 win over the Somerset Patriots. The Game Changed When…: ……With the bases loaded and one out in the fourth inning, Michael Crouse delivered in a huge way, giving the Bees the only…

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Legion builds to midseason

June 29, 2016
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Connor McDonough unleashes a strike during a double header at Unionville on June 26.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Southington American Legion baseball team went 2-3 over the week, and as the closing stretch of the season nears, Southington manager Marc Verderame explains that the team is improving, but is still experiencing difficulty in different areas on the field. They’re taking it game by game, not trying to look…

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Obituary: Leo ‘Buddy’ Levesque, 81

June 28, 2016
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Obit - Leo Buddy Levesque

Leo “Buddy” Levesque, 81, of Southington, passed away on June 28, 2016 at home. He was the beloved husband of Regina  (Bedard) Levesque for 58 years. Born Oct. 24, 1934 in Fort Kent, ME, he was the son of the late Patrick and Edna (Marquis) Levesque. Leo served with the US Army during the Korean…

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Obituary: Caroline (Bergerweiss) Schwarz, 76

June 28, 2016
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Obit - Caroline Schwarz

Caroline (Bergerweiss) Schwarz, 76, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Friday, June 24, 2016. She had been the loving wife of the late Roland J. Schwarz for nearly 48 years. Born in Austria on March 20, 1940 to the late Norbert and Karoline Bergerweiss, she had been a…

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Obituary: Robert J. Baranski, 78

June 28, 2016
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Obit - Robert Baranski

Robert J. Baranski, 78, of the Plantsville section of Southington passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at HCC at New Britain General. He was the loving husband of the late Marilyn (Woods) Baranski for 45 years. Born Dec. 16, 1937 in Meriden to the late Stanley and Alice (Koczon) Baranski, he had been a…

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Man arrested for invading Mt. Vernon home with an ax

June 28, 2016
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Steven Soucy

Southington police announced the arrest of Steven Soucy, 29, of Plainville, for trying to break into the front door of a house on Mount Vernon Rd. with an ax. On June 25, at approximately 5:24 p.m., police were dispatched to 1574 Mount Vernon Rd. According to the report, Soucy rang the doorbell and asked for a photograph.…

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