Fire Report for May 29

May 27, 2015
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Fire Report for May 29

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 45 incidents between Monday, May 18 and Monday, May 25: Monday, May 18 34 Hobart St. /Orchards, EMS Call, Excluding Vehicle 461 Queen St. /TD Homers, Brush Or Brush-And-Grass Mix 9 Hidden Hills Dr., Public Service 408 Queen St. /Friendlys Restaurant, Smoke Scare, Odor Of Smoke 63 Ruggles…

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Police Blotter for May 29

May 27, 2015
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Police Blotter for May 29

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from May 14 through May 20: Matthew Dufresne, 36, of 220 Bayberry Dr., Bristol, was arrested on May 14 for cultivation of over 1 kilogram of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell over 1 kilogram, possession of marijuana over 4 ounces, and possession of drug…

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Obituaries for May 29

May 27, 2015
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Obituaries for May 29

The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Rodney W. Chepul, 74, of Southington, died on Monday, May 18 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury with his family by his side. He had been the loving husband of Judith (Frink) Chepul for 48…

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DePaolo Middle School announced May students of the month

May 27, 2015
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DePaolo Middle School announced the students of the month for May. Front, from left, Justin Ierardi, Amal Al-Hidami, Kathryn Clynes, Anthony Matarazzo, Sydney Trask, and Max Peruta. Back, Assistant Principal Chris Palmieri, Erik Olson, Sera Altomari, Kelley Marshall, Morgan Duling, Derek Guida, Evan Johanns, and Principal Frank Pepe.

Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School recently announced the names of its May students of the month. In sixth grade Kathryn Clynes, Anthony Matarazzo, and Sera Altomari were selected by their teams. Kathryn is the daughter of Frank and Patrice Clynes and has consistently earned high honors. She assisted at DePaolo’s Taste of Culture and Light…

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SGSL announces 2015 scholarships

May 27, 2015
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SP Briefs - Southington Softball Scholarships

The Southington Girls Softball League announced their 2015 scholarship recipients. From left, Gwen Gorman, Kayla Beaupre, and Emily Pestillo.

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Moquin earns Academic Achievement Award

May 27, 2015
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Schools - Jordyn Moquin award

At a recent awards luncheon, hosted by the Springfield College Business Management Department, former Southington High School graduate Jordyn Moquin, now in her second year at Springfield College, was honored with an Academic Achievement Award for her continued academic success within the Business Management Department. From left, Springfield College Business Management Department Co-Chair Brenda Canning,…

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Blues kick off season with away game; open at home next Friday

May 26, 2015
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The Bristol Blues, the local entry in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League team, opens up its 2015 season next Thursday, June 4 with an away game against the Brockton (Mass.) Rox. Their first home game, at historic Muzzy Field, will be held next Friday, June 5 with a ceremony honoring Babe Ruth (who once played…

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Police arrest Bristol man for sexual assault at Motel 6

May 26, 2015
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Kevin Goulbourne

Kevin Goulbourne, age 42 of Bristol, turned himself in at the Southington Police Department on May 20 at 12:20 p.m. after learning there was a warrant for his arrest. The warrant stems from a report of an alleged sexual assault incident that occurred at Motel 6 in Southington, on or about July 30, 2014. The…

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Lightning strike early

May 26, 2015
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SP Briefs - Southington lightning

The 12u Southington Lightning ‘02’s started their season off right with a first place trophy at the 7th Annual Sunrise Cottage Tournament in Ridgefield on April 25 to April 26. The team went 6-0 over the weekend, outscoring their opponents 76-7. Front, from left, Kristen Rose, Kelsey Henderson, Brianna Pearson, Nikki Greco, and Alex Rogers.…

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