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Swimmers are off to a fast start

January 17, 2018
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Swimmers are off to a fast start

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After their first two meets of the regular season, the Blue Knights are off and running with a pair of wins and three athletes qualified in three events for the Class LL meet already. With the return of high-level postseason experience and a well-rounded squad from last season, it comes…

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Trash or treasure? Southington Historical Society offers answers

January 17, 2018
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Trash or treasure? Southington Historical Society offers answers

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER For more than two decades, one of the most popular shows on public television has been “Antiques Roadshow.” Viewers tune in to see appraisers sift through tag sale purchases and family heirlooms, hoping to see people burst into celebration or fall into dismay. It makes for good television drama. The…

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Man arrested for violating a protective order

January 17, 2018
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Man arrested for violating a protective order

David Forgione, 59, of Plantsville, was arrested for a stalking incident at a local gas station. At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13 he was charged with violation of a protective order, first degree stalking, and second degree breach of peace. According to police, the victim was putting gas into a vehicle when forgione…

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Fire report for the Jan. 19 edition

January 17, 2018
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Fire report for the Jan. 19 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 60 incidents from Tuesday, Jan. 2 to Monday, Jan. 8: Tuesday, Jan. 2 10:27:00 a.m., 556 Mulberry St., Aqua Turf, Sprinkler activation, no fire 10:49:38 a.m., 11 Marion Ave., Hazardous condition 11:05:00 a.m., 310 N. Main St., SFD Co. 1, Cover assignment, standby 11:17:02 a.m., 10 Red Oak…

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Fire report for the Jan. 19 edition

January 17, 2018
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Fire report for the Jan. 19 edition

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 60 incidents from Tuesday, Jan. 2 to Monday, Jan. 8: Tuesday, Jan. 2 10:27:00 a.m., 556 Mulberry St., Aqua Turf, Sprinkler activation, no fire 10:49:38 a.m., 11 Marion Ave., Hazardous condition 11:05:00 a.m., 310 N. Main St., SFD Co. 1, Cover assignment, standby 11:17:02 a.m., 10 Red Oak…

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Police blotter for the Jan. 19 edition

January 17, 2018
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Police blotter for the Jan. 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, Jan. 4 to Wednesday, Jan. 10: Janine Wiktor, 56, of 2030 Stanley St., New Britain, was arrested on Jan. 4 and charged with third degree criminal trespassing. Brian Sniffin, 27, of 50 Pierce St., Plainville, was arrested on Jan. 7 and charged with…

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Police blotter for the Jan. 19 edition

January 17, 2018
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Police blotter for the Jan. 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Thursday, Jan. 4 to Wednesday, Jan. 10: Janine Wiktor, 56, of 2030 Stanley St., New Britain, was arrested on Jan. 4 and charged with third degree criminal trespassing. Brian Sniffin, 27, of 50 Pierce St., Plainville, was arrested on Jan. 7 and charged with…

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Weekly scoreboard for the Jan. 19 edition

January 16, 2018
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Weekly scoreboard for the Jan. 19 edition

  These are the scores for games played between Monday, Jan. 8 and Sunday, Jan. 14. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Boys Basketball Southington 61, Hall 48 Monday, Jan. 8 At Southington Hall                                 09 16 08 15 — 48 Southington                 13 11 17 20 — 61 HALL (48)—Onyx Erazo,…

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Obituary: Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74

January 15, 2018
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Obituary: Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74

Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74, of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Bristol Hospital.  She was the wife of John M. Teardo Sr. She was born in New Britain on Sept. 19, 1943.the daughter of the late Pasco and Mary (Mauro) Testa Sr.  Prior to her retirement she had been a Nurses…

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Obituary: Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74

January 15, 2018
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Obituary: Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74

Rosalyn J. (Testa) Teardo, 74, of Bristol, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Bristol Hospital.  She was the wife of John M. Teardo Sr. She was born in New Britain on Sept. 19, 1943.the daughter of the late Pasco and Mary (Mauro) Testa Sr.  Prior to her retirement she had been a Nurses…

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