Southington Catholic School hosts open house on Jan. 24

January 13, 2016
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Southington Catholic School
133 Bristol St, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-2485

Southington Catholic, the newest school in Southington, will be hosting an open house on Sunday, Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school on 133 Bristol St. (behind St. Thomas Church). The school is open to children in grades K-8 with a full day kindergarten. Visitors will be welcomed in the gym…

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Obituary: Tara Schneider, 40

January 13, 2016
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Tara Schneider died on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at Hartford Hospital.

Tara (Bouchard) Schneider, 40, of Southington, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at Hartford Hospital. She was born Nov. 16, 1975 in New Britain. She was a graduate of Southington High School. Tara was a store supervisor at TD Bank.  She was a parishioner of Mary Our Queen Church. She is survived by…

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Police Blotter for the Jan. 15 edition

January 13, 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 from Saturday, Jan. 2 through Saturday, Jan. 9: Isaac B. Francisco, 42, of 14027 Cooper Rd., Spring Hill, Fla., was arrested on Jan. 2 for disorderly conduct. Steven E. Cianciolo, 21, of 24 Defashion St., Southington, was arrested on Jan. 5 for third degree criminal mischief, second…

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Fire Report for the Jan. 15 edition

January 13, 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 40 incidents between Monday, Jan. 4 and Sunday, Jan. 10: Monday, Jan. 4 11:59:12 a.m., 7 Elm St., Dispatched & cancelled en route 12:04:37 p.m., 33 Brooklane Rd., Carbon monoxide detector activation 12:20:51 p.m., 129 Sun Valley Dr., Lock-out Building 1:27:15 p.m., 145 Main St., Motor vehicle accident…

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PSHD celebrates Radon Awareness Month with free test kits

January 12, 2016
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You can’t see radon and you can’t smell it or taste it. But it can be a problem in your home. Radon can be found in the air and can enter homes and buildings through cracks in floors, walls, or foundations. Radon can also be found in well water. Radon is a significant health threat…

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Students encouraged to show off their energy knowledge in contest

January 12, 2016
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Eversource and The United Illuminating Company, as partners of the Energize Connecticut initiative, are now accepting entries for the 12th annual eesmarts Student Contest. The contest encourages students to demonstrate their knowledge of energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainability by completing grade-specific assignments. The deadline for entries is April 1. The eesmarts Student Contest is…

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Obituary: Richard Alan Sidorik, 67

January 11, 2016
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Richard Alan Sidorik, 67, of Southington, passed away on Dec. 2, 2015 at home. He was born in Southington, the son of the late Walter and Kathryn (Ingelido) Sidorik . Richard was a lover of the Arts, he especially enjoyed going to Jacob’s Pillow and Tanglewood in the Berkshires.  He also attended many performances at…

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Obituary: Sarla Devi Nigam, 72

January 11, 2016
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Sarla Devi Nigam

Sarla Devi Nigam, 72, of Southington, passed away Monday, Jan 11, 2016 at the Apple Rehab in Plainville. She was the wife of Rishi Nigam. She was born Dec. 12, 1943 in Gonda Dist.,U.P., India the daughter of the late Ramdeo and Har Kunwar Nigam. She had been the owner and operator of Videorama of…

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Man arrested for discharging gun on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike

January 11, 2016
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Gordon Devoe

Police announced the arrest of Gordon Devoe, 28, of Southington for discharging a pistol on Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike on Saturday, Jan. 9. Officers were dispatched to the intersection of Meriden Avenue and the Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike at 8:37 p.m. after receiving an anonymous complaint. The initial report indicated that two males were observed crossing Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike from…

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