Knights bounce back: First loss doesn’t stop soccer’s momentum

October 14, 2015
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Erik Schneider leads a Southington attack during a 3-1 loss to Glastonbury in a battle of unbeaten teams. The Knights bounced back with two wins on the road.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After a very successful start to the season, the boys soccer team (8-1-1, 4-1-0 in division) lost their first game of the season to Glastonbury (9-1-0, 4-1-0 in division) at home on Monday, Oct. 5, 3-1, but managed to bounce back with two wins on the road. Glastonbury jumped on the…

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Soccer battles back into the hunt: Lady Knights win 3 out of 4 to keep playoff hopes alive

October 14, 2015
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Kelly Doyle leads an offensive charge during a 1-0 win over New Britain to start the week.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER For two halves of regulation and most of the double overtime competition, the Lady Knights took turns shooting at the goal but just couldn’t find the net. But with time winding down in the second overtime period, the ball was getting batted around by the defense and New Britain’s goalie had…

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Sports Listings for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

EVENTS NAMING OF THE SHS TURF WALKWAY IN HONOR OF DOM D’ANGELO—Wednesday, Oct. 30, 5 p.m., at the entrance to the SHS sports complex. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held to honor the renaming of the walkway for the late Dom D’Angelo, a combat medic in World War II, serving with the 8th Armored Division…

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Southington Senior Listings for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21 SOUTHINGTON DIGITAL PHOTO CLUB. 1 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Discover state-of-the-art digital photography techniques with Peter Freeman our photography guru. Occasional field trips are planned. THURSDAY, OCT. 22 SOUTHINGTON CONCERT WITH LINDA WENTZ. 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. “Music that Transcends the Ordinary” – One Woman,…

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Southington Support Group listings for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON AL-ANON. Sundays, 4 to 5:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 114 Main St., Southington. Park in left lot, go through double doors. Meeting in Room 203. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Campus. First floor conference room A. Newcomers meeting at…

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Miscellaneous Southington Listings for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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SATURDAY, OCT. 17 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1965 50TH REUNION. 6 p.m. Looking for classmates. Any information appreciated. Testa’s Banquet Facility, 26 S. Center St., Southington. Joanne (Casale) Salerno at putinontheritz@aol.com, Jean (Wolak) Amenta at jean.amenta@gmail.com. SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1985. 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Hawk’s Landing, 201 Pattonwood Dr., Southington. $65,…

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Library listings for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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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.’ Here are some upcoming events: Students of Photography 2015. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through…

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Obituaries for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: Pamela (Mack) Bertola, 70, of Southington, died on Sunday, Oct. 4 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Campus. She was the wife of Larry Bertola. Mildred L. “Millie” D’Antonio, wife of the late Leo…

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Fire Report for the Oct. 16 edition

October 14, 2015
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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 87 incidents from Tuesday, Sept. 29 to Monday, Oct. 5: Tuesday, Sept. 29 9:16:00 a.m., 820 Marion Ave./ Strong, Public service 9:51:09 a.m., 820 Marion Ave./ Strong, Public service 11:26:15 a.m., 1985 West St., Motor Vehicle Accident 5:01:57 p.m., 365 Queen St., Alarm system act 8:07:34 p.m., 130…

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