Southington library listings for the Aug. 26 edition

August 24, 2016
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The Southington Public Library, 255 Main St, Southington, CT 06489.
(860) 628-0947

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events: August Summer Hours. The Southington Public Library will be closed on Saturdays in August. Necla…

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Recreation Department listings for the Aug. 26 edition

August 24, 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. MEMORIAL PARK POOL END OF SEASON HOURS—Open through Friday, Aug.…

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Greenway Commons moves forward with modified site plan

August 24, 2016
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Architect's rendering, courtesy Crosskey Architects.

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The long journey of the Greenway Commons development took a promising turn at the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC) special meeting Tuesday, Aug. 16 with the approval of Meridian Development’s special permit modification. The modification changes the number of approved units from 263 to 245 with the intention to build…

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Before I die I want to… live? The wall survives

August 24, 2016
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A rail-trail walker stops, above, to write her dream to “travel to the future.” The “Before I Die…” wall survived a scare last week when organizers considered taking down the popular community blackboard alongside the rail-trail near Bristol Street. Organizers considered taking it down because of complaints about obscene messages on the board, but reconsidered…

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Electronic waste collection on Saturday; open to Bristol, Plainville, Southington residents

August 24, 2016
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Electronic waste collection on Saturday; open to Bristol, Plainville, Southington residents

There will be a free collection of acceptable electronic items on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held rain or shine at the city yard, 95 Vincent P. Kelly Rd., Bristol (Approach from Middle Street.) The collection is open to residents of Bristol, Berlin, Branford, Burlington, Hartland, New…

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Bees rally to beat Bluefish

August 24, 2016
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Box score   In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees rallied back from being down 3-0 in the seventh inning thanks to an RBI single by Jon Griffin and a three-run homer by James Skelton. The Game Changed When…:…Trailing by two in the bottom of the seventh, James Skelton ripped his 10th home run of the…

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Fire Report for the Aug. 26 edition

August 24, 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 29 incidents from Monday, Aug. 8 to Monday, Aug. 15: Monday, Aug 8 6:06:07 a.m., 119 Debbie Dr., Medical assist, assist EMS 12:44:05 p.m., 148 Hart St., Water evacuation 7:16:35 p.m., South Rd. and I-691 Westbound, Assist police or other government entity Tuesday, Aug. 9 4:35:37 a.m., 1…

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Police Blotter for the Aug. 26 edition

August 24, 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: Besnik Fera, 27, of 52 Wheeler Vlg, Southington, was charged on June 28 with selling illegal drugs. Christopher Alston, 29, of 149 Chipper Rd., Waterbury, was charged on Aug. 15 with criminal attempt to commit first degree…

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Southington High School homeroom assignments (2016-2017)

August 23, 2016
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Southington High School, 720 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489

Southington High School officials have announced the homeroom assignments for the 2016-2017 school year. Grade 9 Room Last Name E252 A – Bat E254 Bau – Bon E256 Boo – Cama E258 Camb – Cola E274 Colb – Delm E276 Deln – Fab E282 Fac – Gen E286 Geo – Heid E288 Heie – Jor E353…

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