Kids listings, starting March 11

March 9, 2016
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Kids listings, starting March 11

SATURDAY, MARCH 12 SOUTHINGTON KIDS’ FAIR. 9 to 11:30 a.m. Enjoy a school tour, meet teachers, experience the school. Elsa, BB from the Bristol Blues Baseball team, face painting and tattoos provided by Puttin’ on the Ritz, Curious Creatures, live demonstrations, dancing and kid friend entertainment courtesy Boppers LLC, Barefoot Books Ambassador Marsha Miles. Southington…

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Meetings listings, starting March 11

March 9, 2016
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Meetings listings, starting March 11

SATURDAY ,MARCH 12 BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 WALL THAT HEALS MEETING. 3 p.m. American Legion Post 2, Hooker Court, Bristol. (860) 589-0088. TUESDAY, MARCH 15 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m., Tuesdays. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. QuiltsThatCare.org, (860) 945-0184. Deborah@QuiltsThatCare.org THURSDAY, MARCH 17 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. Business…

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Support group listings, starting March 11

March 9, 2016
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ONGOING BRISTOL OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS. 10 a.m., Wednesdays at Bristol Recovery Club, 67 West St., Bristol. Saturdays at 11 a.m., Bristol Hospital “E” Floor in the back of the cafeteria, Brewster Road, Bristol. (860) 681-3937. ADULTS TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to all Bristol residents. Share ideas and knowledge with…

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Senior listings, starting March 11

March 9, 2016
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MARCH 12, 26 SOUTHINGTON THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656. MONDAY, MARCH 14 BRISTOL ‘MY SOCIAL SECURITY.’ Sponsored by The Advocates for Bristol Seniors. 2 p.m. With Benjamin Rhodes, public affairs specialist for Social Security. Learn about Social Security retirement,…

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Southington Democrats elect new party leaders

March 9, 2016
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Robert M. Berkmoes
Chairperson, Southington Democratic Town Committee

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Southington Democratic Town Committee (SDTC) is under new leadership. Executive Committee elections for the Democrats took place on March 3, welcoming new Chairman Bob Berkmoes and Vice Chairperson Elaine Bedard as party leaders. Berkmoes has served as an elected member of the Board of Water Commissioners since 2001, and has previously…

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Fire Report for the March 11 edition

March 9, 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 32 incidents from Monday, Feb. 29 through Monday, Feb. 7: Monday, Feb. 29 4:56:07 p.m., 173 Pondview Dr., Animal problem 7:48:06 p.m., 200 Old Mountain Rd., Carbon monoxide detector activation 9:11:30 p.m., I-84 Westbound Exit 31, No Incident found on arrival Tuesday, March 1 6:18:46 p.m., 118 Summit…

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Police report for the March 11 edition

March 9, 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 Tuesday, Feb. 16 to Thursday, Feb. 25: Orlando Berrios, 51, of 84 Washington Ave., 1st Floor, West Haven, was arrested on Feb. 25 for second degree forgery. Barbara J. Nolan, 53, of 500 Pleasant St, Southington, was arrested on Feb. 25 for three counts of selling…

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Obituary: Ann Kopka Frangione, 93

March 8, 2016
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Ann (Askuntowicz) Kopka Frangione, 93, died on Tuesday, March 8, 2016.

Ann (Askuntowicz) Kopka Frangione, 93 of Southington passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at the Monsignor Bojnowski Manor in New Britain. She was the wife of the late Edward Kopka Sr. and Frank Frangione Sr. Born October 23, 1922 in Southington she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Sophie (Losienkowa) Askuntowicz. Ann…

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Duclos, Plourde engagement

March 8, 2016
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Cody Plourde and Sharon Duclos are engaged to be married on June 4, 2016.

Cody Plourde of Southington, son of Bruce and Janice Plourde of Southington, announced his engagement to Samantha Duclos, daughter of Sharon Duclos of Southington. Both were graduates of Southington High School. Samantha graduated from SHS in 2011 and Paul Mitchell hairdressing in 2012. She is employed as a hair stylist at Blonde and Beyond. Cody…

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