Southington Library listings for the March 25 edition

March 23, 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: April “1920: The Year of the Six Presidents” by David Pietrusza. Monday, April 11, 6:30…

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Police Blotter for the March 25 edition

March 23, 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 Thursday, March 10 to Sunday, March 20: Joseph Kardok, 23, of 28 Hitchcock Rd., Southington, was arrested on March 10 for second degree breach of peace and second degree harassment. William Jamill Tolliver, 18, of 115 Beths Ave., Bristol, was arrested on March 11 for sixth…

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A way to help children and get rid of your old computer

March 22, 2016
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Not sure what to do with that old, outdated or nonworking computer or laptop? Planting Pencils, a Connecticut based education charity, has formed a partnership with ReBoot Computers in Bristol to collect and refurbish old computers for underserved children. The charity has been collecting school supplies such as pencils, pens, notebooks and calculators. However, the…

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Infant massage classes offered, starting April 21

March 22, 2016
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Infant massage classes are a fun way to learn how to soothe your baby. Learn to understand your baby’s non-verbal cues and promote bonding. Parents will learn a series of gentle strokes from a qualified instructor, in a relaxed, baby-friendly atmosphere. This four session evening course begins on Thursday, April 21. Call Plainville Adult Education…

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Vocal fellowship offered by Bushnell for HS singers

March 22, 2016
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The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts is now accepting applications for audition for their Ensign-Darling Vocal Fellowship Program. The Ensign-Darling Vocal Fellowship is a full-scholarship vocal program for a select number of very talented and highly motivated high-school-age singers interested in classical and theatrical music. Fellows receive a stipend to cover their professional vocal…

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St. Paul to present musical, ‘Rags;’ ticket sales begin March 29

March 22, 2016
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This year St. Paul Performing Arts presents a chance to see the 1986 Broadway musical, “Rags.” Set in 1910, “Rags” follows the story of Rebecca, a young Russian immigrant mother, arriving in America with her son, David, and forced to work in a sweatshop to survive while she endeavors to find her husband. The joy…

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Hamden woman arrested for stealing checks and forgery

March 21, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

On Wednesday, March 16, Southington police served a warrant to a Hamden woman at the Bristol Superior Court for a 2014 forgery investigation. Laquana McNatt, 29, of Hamden was arrested and charged with fourth degree larceny and two counts of second degree forgery. The warrant stems from an incident that occurred in Southington on July 12,…

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Recent fugitive arrested in Bristol Court for selling heroin

March 21, 2016
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John Sample

Southington police served three warrants at the Bristol Superior Court, GA #17 to a local man that was caught trying to escape from bail enforcement agents for an unrelated charge. On March 17, John Sample, 29, of Southington was taken into custody while attending a scheduled court appearance at the Bristol court. Sample was in the Department…

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Obituary: Carol Putnam, 63

March 21, 2016
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Carol (Lewkewich) Putnam, 63 of Southington died on Sunday, March 20, 2016.

Carol (Lewkewich) Putnam, 63 of Southington passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2016 at the HCC @ New Britain General. She was the wife of Richard Putnam. She was born in Southington the daughter of John Lewkewich of Plantsville and the late Antoinette (Nemec) Lewkewich. In addition to her husband and father, she is survived…

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