Police blotter for the June 10 edition

June 8, 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 from Sunday, May 15 through Tuesday, May 24: Andrew Spitz, 18, of 801 Andrews St., Southington, was arrested on May 21 for possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana. Andrea Laudano, 35, of 35 Myrtle Ave., Waterbury, was arrested on May 25 for breach of…

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Library listings for the June 10 edition

June 8, 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: June “Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a…

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Fire report for the June 10 edition

June 8, 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 51 incidents between Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 31: Monday, May 23 10:15:04 a.m., 81 Meriden Ave., Aircraft standby 10:25:17 a.m., 64 Empress Dr., Building fire 2:29:50 p.m., 81 Winter Park Rd., Carbon monoxide detector activation 11:46:36 p.m., 614 Winding Rdg., Carbon monoxide detector activation Tuesday, May…

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Chris Carrabba rekindles the fire for Dashboard Confessional

June 7, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Last year, Chris Carrabba reconvened Dashboard Confessional after putting the band on ice for a while. While Dashboard Confessional was on the shelf, Chris didn’t forego music altogether. Instead, he pulled together a more roots-acoustic oriented group called Twin Forks. He also did a slew of songwriting for other artists,…

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July 15 is Alzheimer’s Association Awareness Day at Compounce

June 7, 2016
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July 15 is Alzheimer’s Association Awareness Day at Lake Compounce Amusement Park in Bristol. The Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter will be at the park to provide information and resources as well fun activities such as creating customized purple flowers to be displayed at the park throughout the day and complimentary face painting. Those coming to…

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Stained glass window now will greet museum guests

June 7, 2016
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A new addition to the New England Carousel Museum front door will greet you as you enter the building thanks to the talent of Sarah Segovia, local stained glass window artist. Sarah has designed and produced a new window for the front door entrance of the museum, depicting a carousel horse. In a press release,…

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Obituary: Edward P. Surveski, 88

June 7, 2016
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Edward P. Surveski, 88, of Southington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at his home. He had been the loving husband of Pauline (Plawecki) Surveski for 64 years. Born in Southington on January 5, 1928 to the late Peter and Mary (Shurack) Surveski, he had been a lifelong Southington…

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Obituary: Edward F. Kloczko, 92

June 7, 2016
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Obit - Edward F Kloczko

Edward F. Kloczko, 92, of Southington, died on Monday, June 6 at Cheshire Regional Rehab Center. He was born in Southington on Jan. 29, 1924 to the late Benjamin (Bronislaw) and Mary (Kasparewicz) Kloczko. He was a lifelong resident of Southington. He attended schools in Southington and Wilcox Vocational School in Meriden. He joined the…

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‘Ben Was Here’ promotes the arts

June 7, 2016
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Comm - SoCCA receives grant

Southington Community Cultural Arts (SoCCA) executive director Mary DeCroce accepts a $2,500 donation from Cristin Buckley of the Benjamin Buckley Memorial Foundation (BBMF). BBMF was created in memory of Ben Buckley, who died on Jan. 23, 2014, from an asthma attack at his home. The “Ben Was Here” initiative allows Ben’s family to spread awareness…

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