Main Street Community Foundation hosts annual scholarship reception

July 4, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Local recipients of scholarships had a chance to meet the people who offer the scholarships at the annual ccholarship reception offered by the Main Street Foundation last Wednesday. Susan Sadecki, CEO and president of the foundation, said 130 individual students received scholarships totaling $171,000 this year through the foundation. They…

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Bees best Blue Crabs

July 4, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees made it look easy as they scored five in the third and Jon Griffin added a home run in the eighth to take the series finale 6-1. The Game Changed When…: With no score in the third, Anthony Hewitt delivered a bases clearing double with the bases…

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Series win in sight

July 3, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look for their second straight series win as they wrap up their series with the Blue Crabs! First pitch 1:35PM! Series: The Bees took game three of the four-game set 5-1 over the Blue Crabs last night, going up two games to one in this series. The next…

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Bees sting Blue Crabs

July 3, 2016
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Box score BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less:Behind the first triple play in team history and the pitching of Kyle Simon, the Bees topped the Blue Crabs 5-1. The Game Changed When…: In the top of the seventh and the Bees up 2-0, the Blue Crabs put the two runners on with nobody out…

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Bees split with Blue Crabs

July 2, 2016
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Game 1 box score Game 2 box score In 140 Characters or Less:A game two win came too late as the Bees were eliminated from the Liberty Division playoff race after they dropped game one of their doubleheader against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs. The Game Changed When…: Game One: Both teams were held scoreless…

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Faith Baptist announces summer hours

July 2, 2016
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Faith Baptist Church, 243 Laning St., Southington, CT 06489
(860) 628-8147

Faith Baptist Church on 243 Laning St. recently announced their summer hours, as of Sunday, July 3. Sunday worship services will start at 10 a.m., and Sunday school will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for children from age 6 through grade 6. In addition, on Saturday, July 9, the church will hold a…

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Lightning 03s rally to state title

July 2, 2016
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SP briefs PONY CT Champs 2016

The Southington Lightning 03s raced through the brackets at the 2016 PONY East Zone tournament last weekend to grab the Connecticut state title in the 12U division. Front, from left, Ali Rembish, Ashley Reed, Julia Panarella, Kayla Pelletier, Lauren Verrilli, and Makena Dlugos. Back, Liz Urcinas, Madison Buckley, Kiley Cristman, Bella Rivera, Audrey Cantillon, and…

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Letter: Reader doesn’t like Zoni’s voting record

July 2, 2016
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To the editor: Our State Representative Dave Zoni, must be held accountable for his close relationship with Gov. Dannel Malloy, and his voting support of all his high tax increases and regulations. Their irresponsible leadership and incompetent budgeting has chased many employers out of Connecticut, including General Electric Corporate, which employees 5,700people. This past Friday…

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Letter: Reader laments state of modern healthcare

July 2, 2016
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To the editor: The soul of Bradley lives on in the solidarity of this community. It is the solidarity of community which gives life to Bradley Hospital. Bradley has always been a strong foundation of healthcare in this community. (The soul of anything is what gives it life—even a painting). Sylvia and Bradley Barnes recognized…

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