Man arrested for stealing leaf blower from Home Depot

January 20, 2016
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Russell Sears

Southington police arrested a Somers man for stealing a backpack leaf blower from Home Depot at 1816 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike in Southington. On Monday, Jan. 18, police responded to a call from Home Depot security at approximately 10:16 a.m. about a shoplifting incident and a possible altercation in the parking lot. Home Depot security watched Russell…

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Man arrested for selling marijuana

January 20, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

Andrew Pelto, 24, of Southington was arrested after Southington police made two controlled purchases of marijuana. During the month of August 2015, the Southington Police Department Special Investigations Unit received information that Pelto was selling marijuana in town. Based on this information, two controlled purchases of marijuana were made and two arrest warrants were issued by…

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Music listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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SATURDAY, JAN. 23 BRISTOL THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. BYOB. Snacks and set-ups available for sale. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Av., Bristol. (860) 585-5411. SUNDAY, JAN. 24 OTHER THE REUNION BAND. 5 p.m. The Half Door, 270 Sisson Ave., Hartford. TheHalfDoorHtfd.com, (203) 650-3492. LAMB OF GOD. Toyota Oakdale Theater, 95 S. Turnpike…

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‘King Kong’ will wait a weekend due to impending snow

January 20, 2016
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The screening of ‘King Kong’ this weekend, which is part of the Hollywood at the Bijou movie series presented by The Witch’s Dungeon Classic Movie Museum, has been postponed to next weekend due to the impending snow storm. The movie will be shown next weekend, Jan. 29 and 30, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and…

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Miscellaneous listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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  SATURDAY, JAN. 23 OTHER SINGLES GAME NIGHT. Sponsored by Singles Connection. 7 p.m. Eat, play games, hang out. Gail’s, 35 Anthony Dr., Bristol. $5. Reservations. (8960) 582-8229. OPENING CELEBRATION OF FOUR ART EXHIBITIONS. 4 to 6 p.m. The First Juried Members Exhibition, Mixmaster, which runs through March 6; interdisciplinary artist Melanie Crean’s “Ellipses,” which…

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Performance listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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JAN. 22-23 OTHER ‘RAGTIME.’ Three performances. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $65, $57, and $50. PalaceTheaterCT.org, (203) 346-2000. JAN. 22-FEB. 13 OTHER ‘LINT! THE MUSICAL.’ Performed by The Hole in the Wall Theater. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sunday matinee, Jan.…

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Dining listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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TUESDAY, JAN. 26 PLAINVILLE COOKING DEMONSTRATION: INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN CUISINE. 6 p.m. Featuring Auntie Arwe Spices. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 27 OTHER EVENING OF CONVERSATION WITH THE HOST OF ‘LIDIA’S KITCHEN,’ LIDIA BASTIANICH. 7:30 p.m. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $56, $46, $36. PalaceTheaterCT.org. (203) 346-2000.…

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Health listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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ONGOING OTHER PUBLIC YOGA CLASS. Tuesdays at 5:45 p.m. Hatha yoga class in the galleries of the Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury. $8 for museum members. $12 for non-members. Bring your own yoga mat (or buy one at the museum) and wear comfortable clothing. (203) 753-0381. MattatuckMuseum.org

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Kids listings, starting Jan. 22

January 20, 2016
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SATURDAY, JAN. 23 PLAINVILLE OPEN HOUSE FOR THE QUEEN ANN NZINGA CENTER. 1 to 4 p.m. Gives children, teens, and parents a chance to learn more about the center and its programs. Trinity-on-Main, 19 Chestnut St., New Britain. QANC.org. SUNDAY, JAN. 24 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON CATHOLIC SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE. 11 a.m .to 1 p.m. K-8 school.…

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