Obituary: Raymond E. Caisse, 88

July 26, 2016
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Raymond E. Caisse, 88 passed away peacefully on Friday, July 22, 2016. Raymond was born in Waterbury on Jan. 16, 1928 to the late Arthur and Mary Caisse. He went through the Waterbury school system, served in the U.S. Navy and worked for Shoe Hardware & New England Ice & Oil for many years. Raymond…

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Commentary: The grandstanding has to stop

July 26, 2016
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Ryan Roger (D)

These days, some politicians have found that taking extreme stances in front of the largest possible audience—grandstanding if you will—can lead to higher poll numbers and support. Even in the midst of serious issues demanding their attention, like fiscal crises or a stagnant economy, some politicians would rather find their niche in more exploitable and…

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Music at the Exchange

July 25, 2016
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Plantsville musician Anita Siakowski will provide live accordion entertainment during the “Music at the Exchange” in downtown Waterbury on Aug. 4, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., at The Connecticut Store at 140 Bank Street (previously Howland Hughes). Also known as “The Accordion Chameleon,” Anita’s claim to fame is her theme-oriented presentation, repertoire, costumes, spontaneity and…

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Obituary: Wayne Stephen Moore, 63

July 25, 2016
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Wayne Stephen Moore, 63, formerly of Southington, died on Wednesday, July 20 in Debary, Fla. He was born in Caribou, Maine, on Jan. 16, 1953, son of George and Mary Moore. He attended Southington schools when he was growing up. He is survived by his four children, Freedom, Jessie, Sara and Amber; his sister, Diane;…

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Local named branch manager at North Haven bank

July 25, 2016
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Lisa Cole

Southington’s Lisa Cole, has joined Bankwell as the assistant vice president, branch manager of the bank’s North Haven branch at 24 Washington Ave. The hiring was announced by Benjamin Fetterman, Bankwell’s Director of Retail Services. Cole has more than 25 years of banking experience, in retail and commercial banking. She most recently she spent 10…

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Blues drop one to Navigators, 11-3

July 25, 2016
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The Bristol Blues fell to the North Shore Navigators by a score of 11-3 Sunday night at Muzzy Field. Jared Gallagher (CCSU) got the nod for the Blues and struggled with location early, yielding two early runs before settling down and striking down 8 in 4.1 innings of work. The Blues did tie the game…

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Bees lose to Bluefish, 10-1

July 25, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: The bats of the Bluefish proved to be too much for the Bees in 10-1 loss in series finale in Bridgeport. The Game Changed When…: …With the Bees just getting on the scoreboard to cut the lead to 4-1 in the top of the seventh, the Bluefish scored…

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Bees win in extra innings

July 25, 2016
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GOLSON DELIVERS TWO-RUN TRIPLE IN 11TH BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Greg Golson delivered the Bees’ to a thrilling 7-4 win in 11 innings on the road against the Bridgeport Bluefish. The Game Changed When…: …Greg Golson came up with a clutch two out, two-run triple in the top of the 11th inning…

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Atonishek, Julia wedding

July 24, 2016
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Linda and Jose Julia announce the recent graduation and marriage of their son Dr. Jonathan Julia to Dr. Jacqueline Antonishek. Jonathan graduated with honors from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C on May 22, 2016, receiving his medical doctorate degree. He is beginning his residency in anesthesiology and critical care. Jacqueline is…

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