Posts Tagged ‘ award ’

Southington dentist awarded by CT State Dental Association

April 15, 2015
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Joseph A. Picone, DMD, from Southington Family Dentistry, received the Daniel F. Lynch award on April 14 for his service to the State of Connecticut and the Connecticut State Dental Association.

On Tuesday, April 14, the Connecticut State Dental Association (CSDA) recognized Dr. Joseph Picone, of Southington Family Dentistry, at the annual Dental Society of Greater Waterbury dinner with the Daniel F. Lynch Award. It was presented at the Country Club of Waterbury. Picone received his bachelor’s degree in Biophysics from The University of Connecticut in…

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Southington’s music program receives national recognition

April 13, 2015
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New research shows students involved with community music programs demonstrate improvement in subjects such as reading, but Southington educators have known that for years. With countless titles, sold out shows, and an endless throng of Southington students pursuing music at the next level, the music program is one of the most decorated programs in Southington…

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The Orchards at Southington earns Green Circle Award

December 28, 2014
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By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER Earlier this month, Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protect recognized the Orchards at Southington as one of the 16 Connecticut businesses devoted to protecting the environment. The Orchards at Southington, a non-profit independent and assisted living community, was honored with a GreenCircle Award for its participation in a number…

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CAPSS award recipients: Palladino, Semmel, Goralski

December 3, 2014
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Jessica Goralski, a senior at Southington High School, Benjamin Palladino and Julia Semmel, Grade 8 at Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School have been selected as the 2014-2015 recipients of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents’ Superintendent/Student Recognition award for leadership service to the school, academic prowess relative to ability, and service to others in…

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Recent SHS grad wins Halo Award for school performance

July 19, 2014
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Recent Southington High School graduate Gabrielle Baker won the Halo award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her role as Aida in “Aida.”

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer Recent Southington High School graduate Gabrielle Baker won the Halo award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her role as Aida in “Aida.” This was the first year the Southington High School Drama Club competed in the Halo Awards, and six SHS students were nominated.…

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High School student wins award for Unified Sports program

May 9, 2014
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By John Goralski
Nick Oropallo, right, receives a Unified Sports award from a member of the CIAC.

When Nick Oropallo walks the hallways of Southington High School, he greets every student and faculty member he knows with a smile. When Nick is playing basketball on the court or on the field kicking a soccer ball in the Unified Sports program, he treats his teammates the same way, cheering them on during tournaments.…

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Chris Palmieri to receive Gold Medal award

April 4, 2014
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By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer From serving on the Town Council to directing plays at the middle schools to planning for the annual Apple Harvest Festival, Chris Palmieri plays a number of different roles in the community. In honor of all his contributions to the community, the Southington Chapter of UNICO National will award Palmieri…

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Grammys looking to honor music educators

February 25, 2014
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Applications for the second annual Music Educator Award are currently online; to nominate a teacher, visit GRAMMYMusicTeacher.com. The deadline to nominate is March 31, 2014. The application process will adjust each year to allow the broad array of effective teaching styles and methods used in the discipline to be recognized and awarded. The award is…

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Apple Valley AARP named 2013 Chapter of the Year

October 4, 2013
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By Lisa Capobianco
Southington’s Apple ValleY AARP was recently named the 2013 Chapter of the Year. 
Pictured, Volunteer President of AARP Connecticut Laura Green poses with Rachel Wache, the former volunteer president of the Southington Apple Valley Chapter and Josephine Theriault, the current volunteer president of the chapter.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer From collecting donations for the Rocky Hill Veterans Home and troops overseas to donating used books to the American Legion Auxiliary to funding two annual $500 scholarships for local graduating seniors, the Apple Valley Southington Chapter of AARP Connecticut has served all members of the community, young and old. The…

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