Recreation Department listings for the Aug. 19 edition

August 17, 2016
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Southington Recreation Department
Town Hall, 75 Main Street, 2nd Floor
Southington, CT 06489
Phone: (860) 276-6219
Fax: (860) 276-6204

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. Pre-registration and payment is required. For more information, registration forms, or an activity schedule visit www.southington.org/recreation. SOUTHINGTON POOL HOURS—Pools at Recreation Park and Memorial Park are…

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Police blotter for the Aug. 19 edition

August 17, 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 and citations from Thursday, July 28 through Wednesday, Aug. 3: Angela Mikienis, 30, of 52 Woodruff St., Southington, was charged on Aug. 5 with disorderly conduct. Kevin R. Sisco, 27, of 50 Baldwin Circle, Southington, was charged on Aug. 5 with disorderly conduct. Dianna Stapleton-St. Germain, 49,…

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Fire Report for the Aug. 19 edition

August 17, 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 50 incidents from Monday, Aug. 1 to Monday, Aug. 8: Monday, Aug 1 3:06:29 a.m., 92 Blue Hills Dr., Vehicle Accident 11:20:47 a.m., 261 Summit St, Smoke Scare, Odor Of Smoke 11:34:22 a.m., 310 North Main St., SFD Co. 1, Cover Assignment, Standby 11:53:33 a.m., 832 Oodles Of…

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St. Paul 5K coming Aug. 26

August 16, 2016
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St. Paul Catholic High School will host its 7th Annual Falcon 5K in memory of Michael Walsh ’07; on Friday, Aug. 26 with a start time of 6:30 p.m. Proceeds from this race will benefit the Father Edmund O’Brien Scholarship Fund and the Michael Walsh ‘07 Scholarship Fund, which supports students furthering their education. Falcon…

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Obituary: Michael A. Amorando, 88

August 16, 2016
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Obit - Michael A Amorando

Michael A. Amorando, 88, of Southington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, August 12, 2016 at Village Green of Bristol. He had been the loving husband of the late Jean R. (Provenzano) Amorando. Michael was born on January 30, 1928 in Pennsylvania. He worked for many years as a landscaper and was…

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Officials announce completion of the Crescent Lake Forestry Project

August 16, 2016
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For more information and maps, visit www.southington.org/content/17216/17806/17918/default.aspx

Over the past year, the Town of Southington in conjunction with the Open Space and Land Acquisition Committee has worked with a professional forester and forest harvester to thin the stand of trees south of the lake under the Crescent Lake Forest Management Plan. The plan was designed to provide additional sunlight for remaining trees and…

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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Bees go for second straight against Ducks

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees try to get Stan Cliburn one step closer to 1,600 career wins as they look for their second straight win over the Ducks! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: The Bees narrowed the Ducks’ lead in the season series to 8-6 with last night’s series opening 4-2 win. The teams…

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Bees top Ducks

August 16, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: A three-run homer and a RBI double combined with great pitching sealed a 4-2 New Britain win over Long Island. The Game Changed When…:The Bees did all their scoring in the second inning when Michael Crouse hit a three-run home run and James Skelton added a RBI double…

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Local artist honored in travel poster design competition

August 16, 2016
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Lasell College student William Monteleagre shown at Grand Circle Gallery in Boston, alongside his fourth place entry in Grand Circle Gallery’s 5th Annual Student Travel Poster Design Competition.

Grand Circle Gallery in Boston honored Plantsville artist William Monteleagre with fourth prize in its annual “Design Your Own Vintage Travel Poster” competition for New England graphic design undergraduate students. This is the fifth year that Grand Circle Gallery has conducted a poster contest, showcasing the creative talents of students throughout New England. Sixty-one colleges…

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