Miscellaneous Southington listings for the March 18 edition

March 16, 2016
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SATURDAY, MARCH 19 SOUTHINGTON LOVE OUR HEROES SPRING FLING. 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Testa’s Banquet Facility, 26 South Center St. Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary. Tickets cost $30 per person, and includes a buffet dinner, live entertainment, cash bar, raffles. For tickets or info contact Sherri Valentin, (860) 655-7210 or at sherval@cox.net.…

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Sports listings for the March 18 edition

March 16, 2016
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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

FUNDRAISERS PSYCHIC READINGS FOR RUGBY—Friday, April 29, 7 p.m.-8 p.m. (6:30 p.m. registration), at Southington High School. A group reading with medium Karen Kilmartin. Tickets are $25 and must be purchased in advance. Proceeds benefit the SHS rugby club. Contact: hdultra73@gmail.com. PAVERS FOR POSTERITY (BLUE KNIGHT BRICKS)—The Turf Committee is offering an opportunity to purchase…

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Library listings for the March 18 edition

March 16, 2016
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The Southington Public Library, 255 Main St, Southington, CT 06489.
(860) 628-0947

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events: April “1920: The Year of the Six Presidents” by David Pietrusza. Monday, April 11, 6:30…

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Recreation listings for the March 18 edition

March 16, 2016
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Registration for the following classes and programs, unless otherwise noted, can be made at the Southington Recreation Department at (860) 276-6219. Checks should be payable to Town of Southington. For more information, registration forms, or an activity schedule visit www.southington.org/recreation. DOUBLE DUTCH JUMP ROPE CLASSES—Thursdays, March 24 to May 19, 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., in the…

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Police blotter for the March 18 edition

March 16, 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 Tuesday, Feb. 16 to Thursday, Feb. 25: Joseph F. Freer, 46, of 493 South End Rd., Southington, was arrested on March 2 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drug and failure to drive right. Carol A. Oflaherty, 32, of 166 Prospect St., Plantsville, was…

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Fire report for the March 18 edition

March 16, 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 35 incidents between Monday, March 7 and Sunday, March 13: Monday, March 7 12:34:24 a.m., 119 Oakland Rd., Assist invalid 6:09:49 a.m., Meriden Waterbury Tpk., Smoke scare, odor of smoke 7:23:06 a.m., Berlin St. and East St., Motor Vehicle Accident 3:25:50 p.m., 491 Darling St., Public service 6:24:30…

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Police investigate racist fliers at YMCA facilities

March 15, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Southington police are investigating complaints on Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12 from residents finding racist fliers on their vehicles. The top of the flier has the words “American Nazi Party.” Below that is a swastika with the words “White Power.” Below the swastika was an email address. One flier was found on a vehicle…

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Obituary: Arthur Henry ‘Skip’ Steinnagel, Jr., 70

March 15, 2016
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Arthur Henry “Skip” Steinnagel Jr., 70, of Bristol and formerly of Southington, passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2016 at Bristol Hospital. Born May 11, 1945 in Bristol to the late Arthur Henry Steinnagel Sr. and Gertrude (Witt) Steinnagel, he had been a longtime Southington resident. Art was a topnotch auto mechanic, an electrician and…

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Obituary: Wanda ‘Trudy’ Lulis, 84

March 15, 2016
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Wanda “Trudy” Lulis, 84, of Southington died on Saturday, March 12, 2016.

Wanda “Trudy” Lulis, 84, of Southington passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2016.  Wanda was born November 27, 1931 in Northampton, MA to the late Alexander and Stephanie (Galenski) Trojanowski. Wanda is survived by her husband of 60 years, Vincent Lulis; son Robert Lulis and wife Mary of Broad Run, VA; daughter Beverly Pacchioli and…

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