Police Blotter for the Aug. 28 edition

August 26, 2015
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The Southington Police Department
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The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Friday, Aug. 7 to Thursday, Aug. 20: Katherine Reade, 24, of 83 Vine St., New Britain, was arrested on Aug. 7 for sixth degree larceny. Joseph Fiorello, 49, of 79 Sunnyridge Dr., Southington, was arrested on Aug. 10 for second degree breach of peace. Donna L.…

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Obituaries for the Aug. 28 edition

August 26, 2015
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obituaries

The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Edmund J. Apruzzese, 74, of Bristol, husband of Joann (Wojciechowski) Apruzzese, died Sunday, Aug. 16. Robert J.  Gray, 84, of Southington, died on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at The Summit of Plantsville. He had been the…

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Sports Listings for the Aug. 28 edition

August 26, 2015
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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

APPLE HARVEST ROAD RACES All races are sponsored by the Southington Community YMCA. Forms are available for pre-registration (by Oct. 3 at noon) at the YMCA membership desk. All race info and on-line registration info can be found at sccymca.org/apple. Register by Sept. 23 to receive a free t-shirt. Plenty of refreshments for athletes with…

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Police search for suspect in Walmart robbery

August 25, 2015
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Police are asking for any information regarding a suspect in a Walmart robbery that was caught on the store's surveillance, above.

The Southington Police Department have released a photo of a suspect wanted in connection to a theft at the Southington Walmart on Queen Street on July 24, 2015. The man, described as a 5’9” white male in his late 20s with blondish brown greasy hair, bluish-green eyes, and scruffy beard growth, approached the registers at…

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Students, family can get financial help with state’s CHET

August 25, 2015
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Students, family can get financial help with state’s CHET

A year ago, 100 high school juniors were celebrating the news that they would receive $2,500 CHET Advance Scholarships to help pay for college. Today, as summer winds to a close, they are preparing to start college with checks in hand from CHET. They are realizing their educational dream at schools from Massachusetts to Florida,…

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Suspect sought in Plainville bank robbery

August 25, 2015
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The Plainville Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the bank robbery suspect. Police said that at 1:24 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 20, the Farmington Bank located at 117 East St. was robbed by a male suspect that showed the bank teller a note demanding money. No gun and/or weapon was displayed,…

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Contestants sought for Miss Southington, Plantsville, Outstanding Teens

August 25, 2015
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The Miss Southington and Miss Plantsville pageant is looking for its next title holders as well as its next Outstanding Teens to represent Southington and Plantsville. Contestants must reside, work or attend school in the state of Connecticut and be between the ages of 13 and 24 in order to compete. If you are interested…

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Jamie Garcia joins People’s United Bank

August 25, 2015
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Jamie Garcia is a new commercial relations manager at People's United Bank.

People’s United Bank recently announced that Jamie Garcia has joined the bank as a senior commercial relationship managers and senior vice president. Garcia brings over 25 years of experience in commercial banking relationship management to People’s United Bank and previously managed a portfolio of middle market clients at Citizen’s Bank. She earned both a bachelor’s…

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Donald McPartland to be recognized by the Waterbury Chamber on Oct. 7

August 25, 2015
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Southington’s Donald McPartland will be recognized by the Waterbury Regional chamber at their annual banquet at the Aqua Turf on Oct. 7. McPartland will receive the 2015 Leadership Award.

The Waterbury Regional Chamber announced that Donald C. McPartland, Esq. of Southington, a partner with Secor, Cassidy & McPartland law firm in Waterbury, is the recipient of the Waterbury Regional Chamber’s 2015 Leadership Award. The award will be presented at the 21st Annual Malcolm Baldrige Chamber Awards banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 7, from 5:30 p.m.…

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