Recent fugitive arrested in Bristol Court for selling heroin

March 21, 2016
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John Sample

Southington police served three warrants at the Bristol Superior Court, GA #17 to a local man that was caught trying to escape from bail enforcement agents for an unrelated charge. On March 17, John Sample, 29, of Southington was taken into custody while attending a scheduled court appearance at the Bristol court. Sample was in the Department…

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Obituary: Carol Putnam, 63

March 21, 2016
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Carol (Lewkewich) Putnam, 63 of Southington died on Sunday, March 20, 2016.

Carol (Lewkewich) Putnam, 63 of Southington passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at the HCC @ New Britain General. She was the wife of Richard Putnam. She was born in Southington the daughter of John Lewkewich of Plantsville and the late Antoinette (Nemec) Lewkewich. In addition to her husband and father, she is survived…

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Obituary: Mark W. Brady, 61

March 21, 2016
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Mark W. Brady, 61, of Wolcott, CT passed away peacefully and surrounded by family and friends on Sunday, March 20, at St. Mary’s Vitas in Waterbury, after a long illness.  He was the loving husband and best friend of Judith Brady for thirty years. He was born on April 24, 1954 in Southington, CT, loving…

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SoCCA presents art demo on March 30

March 21, 2016
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Comm - SOCCA demonstration March 30

Ed Hicks, a national award-winning artist, will demonstrate his technique of painting “open-ended landscapes” during a demonstration on March 30 at 7 p.m. at the Orchards, 34 Hobart St. The demo will be held after a Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA) meeting at 6:30 p.m. The program is free and open to the public. Visit…

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‘Pink’ unites American Gymnastics

March 18, 2016
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American Gymnastics team members pose with 2012 Olympian McKayla Maroney at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

The Level 3-10 girls at American Gymnastics Training Center in Plantsville competed in the Pink Invitational at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia over the weekend of Feb. 26-28. The event is held annually and brings gymnasts from all over the country together, in order to raise awareness and funds for “Unite for HER.” The…

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Harvey makes impact at ECSU

March 18, 2016
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SHS graduate Joe Harvey was a pioneer for Eastern Connecticut State University hockey.

The Eastern Connecticut State University (ECSU) club hockey team claimed the title of American Conference champions of the Northeast Collegiate Hockey Association (NECHA) in late February with a 4-2 victory over Southern New Hampshire University. The team finished with a regular season record of 11-1, the second best record in the 32-team NECHA. Among the…

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Obituary: Ralph F. Ingriselli, 95

March 18, 2016
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Ralph F. Ingriselli, 95, of Plantsville, died on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016.

Ralph F. Ingriselli, 95, of Plantsville section, passed away Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016 at the Southington Care Center surrounded by his family. He was the husband of the late Theresa (Vitelli) Ingriselli. He was born Nov. 5, 1920 in Southington, the son of the late Frank and Catherine (LaPorta) Ingriselli. He had retired from Pratt…

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Southington Clergy to hold “Love Rally” on March 19 on the town green

March 18, 2016
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  On Saturday, March 19th, lay members of various faith congregations will assemble peacefully at the front of the First Congregational Church of Southington across from the Town Green in a “Love Rally.” The event, beginning at 10 a.m., is being organized by members of the Southington Interfaith Clergy Association. The rally is a demonstration…

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There’s nothing like the music of The Eagles

March 18, 2016
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The Hartford Symphony Orchestra Pops! series presents ‘The Music of the Eagles’ Saturday.

By MIKE CHAIKENEDITIONS EDITOR As Terry Brock sees it, it’s all about the songs. If you want to know why a collaboration between the Hartford Symphony Orchestra and a rock band playing the music of the Eagles works, Brock said it’s all about the music. And asked why he likes to take the role of lead…

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