Southington miscellaneous listings for the Feb. 19 edition

February 17, 2016
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SATURDAY, FEB. 20 SOUTHINGTON ARC OF SOUTHINGTON DINNER DANCE. 6 p.m. to midnight at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. The evening consists of hors d’oeuvres, sit down dinner with meal selections, open bar, dancing, raffles, and silent auction items. Cost is $80 per person. Contact the Arc office at (860) 628-9220, ext. 100. SUNDAY,…

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United Way seeks Southington Heroes

February 17, 2016
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United Way (Web)

By JOHN GORALSKIEDITOR The United Way of Southington is looking for local heroes to honor during their annual meeting. When the group meets at the Aqua Turf on Thursday, March 17, three “Southington Heroes” will be honored for their dedicated volunteering. The organization is still seeking nominations for local residents that fulfill the group’s motto: “Southington…

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Police catch fugitive at Walmart

February 17, 2016
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Mikhail Dikler

When Southington police arrested Mikhail Dikler, 33, of Brooklyn for shoplifting at Walmart, they found an outstanding warrant in New York. Police were dispatched to Walmart, at 235 Queen St., at approximately 4:37 p.m. on Feb. 14 after receiving a report about a shoplifter. Dikler was observed by Walmart security as he concealed numerous cosmetic items…

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Obituary: Frances G. Dumin, 87

February 17, 2016
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Frances G. Dumin died on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016.

Frances G. Dumin, 87, of Southington, passed away on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016 at Mid- State Medical Center.  She was the wife of the late Joseph Dumin. She was born in Bristol the daughter of the late Walter and Gladys (Tomkowki) Grabelski. Prior to her retirement she was employed by Florian Mfg. Co. and GE.…

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Fire Report for the Feb. 19 edition

February 17, 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 86 incidents between Monday, Feb. 1 and Monday, Feb. 15: Monday, Feb. 1 9:07:24 a.m., 416 Woowdruff St., Dispatched & cancelled en route 12:25:27 p.m., 500 Queen St., Vehicle accident, general 6:00:10 p.m., Panthorn and Dead End, Search for person on land 6:39:02 p.m., 110 Olson Dr., EMS…

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Police Blotter for the Jan. 19 edition

February 17, 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 Friday, Jan. 29 through Saturday, Feb. 6: Chauncey Moore, 34, of 111 View St., Meriden, was arrested on Feb. 8 for disorderly conduct and third degree assault. Dominic M. Cardinale, 36, of 59 Robindale Dr., Southington, was arrested on Feb. 9 for two incidents of selling…

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SHS students honored at CT Scholastics Art Awards

February 15, 2016
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CT Scholastic Art Awards

Students from the Southington High School art program captured a pair of honorable mentions awards during the recent Connecticut Scholastics Art Awards program. Giavonna Paulus earned honorable mention for her mixed media entry, “Gouache Bat.” Allie Rinaldi earned honorable mention for her drawing and illustration entry, “Self Portrait.” The pair were awarded their certificates at a…

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Obituary: Ronald Mongillo, 59

February 15, 2016
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Ronald Mongillo, 59, died on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016.

Ronald Mongillo, aka The Captain, 59, of Southington, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 at the Summit of Plantsville. He was born in Southington the son of the late Albert and Lucille (Larson) Mongillo. For over 30 years he worked alongside his brothers and nephews as the crane operator…

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Friends of the Library March book sale

February 15, 2016
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The Friends of the Library will be holding a book sale in late February and early March. From Feb. 29 to March 12, all books will be sold at half price. Outfit your home, classroom, or business libraries with a wide selection of adult fiction, non-fiction, young adult, children’s and other books to select from. Most paperback…

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