Police report for the Nov. 27 edition

November 24, 2015
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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 Wednesday, Oct. 28 through Monday, Nov. 17: Melvin Asipi, 19, of 2118 Meriden Waterbury Rd, Southington, was arrested on Oct. 30 for second degree breach of peace and third degree assault. Juan Gonzalez, 27, of 27 Linsley Ave., Meriden, was arrested on Nov. 3 for sixth…

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Fire report for the Nov. 27 edition

November 24, 2015
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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 42 incidents from Monday, Nov. 16 to Sunday, Nov. 22: Monday, Nov. 16 12:57:49 a.m., Queen St. and Spring St., Motor Vehicle Accident 9:43:39 a.m., 393 Lakeview Dr., Public service 9:48:56 a.m., 169 Butternut Ln., Medical assist, assist EMS 10:39:30 a.m., 273 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk., Dispatched and cancelled en…

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Sports Listings for the Nov. 27 edition

November 24, 2015
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FUNDRAISERS PAVERS FOR POSTERITY (BLUE KNIGHT BRICKS)—The Turf Committee is offering an opportunity to purchase bricks to help defray costs for the artificial turf field at Southington High School. Bricks cost $125 and can be engraved with three lines of type (14 characters per line). Bricks will be displayed as part of a walkway and…

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Click It or Ticket enforcement begins Nov. 23

November 23, 2015
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Click It or Ticket

As motorists take to the roads this holiday season, Southington Police are urging everyone to buckle up. Beginning on Monday, Nov. 23, and running through Monday, Nov. 30, law enforcement officials will be out in full force, taking part in the 2015 national Click It or Ticket Occupant Protection enforcement mobilization. While Southington officers are…

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Southington Catholic School supports Bread for Life in feeding the hungry

November 23, 2015
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Schools - BFL Southington Catholic

Southington Catholic School students donated an assortment of baked goods to Southington’s Bread for Life to enhance the meals prepared by BFL staff at the Masonic Friedship Lodge 33. BFL Executive Director Eldon Hafford, center, receives the desserts that were later distributed to residents in senior communities and the homebound. From left, are SCS students…

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DePaolo students give back

November 23, 2015
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School - Alex Lemonade Stand

Over 400 students from DePaolo Middle School raised money through Alex’s Lemonade Stand during the Apple Harvest Festival. Above, Morgan Duling, Allison Bradshaw, and Anthony Donato also raised money on their own to help fight pediatric cancer.

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Angelones celebrate 50 years

November 22, 2015
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Ronald and Barbara Angelone recently celebrated 50 years of marriage.

Ronald and Barbara (Gasecki) Angelone, of Southington, recently celebrated 50 years of marriage with family and friends at the Manor Inn Restaurant in Milldale. Their daughter, Cindy Arduini, and the wife’s brother, Tom Gasecki, threw the party. The couple was married on Nov. 6, 1965 at St. Thomas Church in Southington. The couple had one…

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Half century later, Hot Tuna’s Casady still hot for his vocation

November 22, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Fifty years for one career is a long time for any vocation. And to keep plugging along in that career into your seventh decade of life is also an incredible feat. But Jack Casady and Jorma Kaukonen have been cooking along as musicians since the 1950s when they started off…

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Crowds support veterans by attending pinup show

November 22, 2015
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All American Productions presented ‘Pinups at the Mansion! An All Pinup Fashion Show’ to benefit Honor Flight New England at the Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown. There were a large number of models from the area participating in the runway show, which featured 1940s, 1950s pinup inspired fashions as well as fashions from Connecticut fashion house,…

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