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Kennedy finishes unbeaten

March 23, 2019
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Kennedy finishes unbeaten

On Feb. 8, the girls basketball teams from the John F. Kennedy and DePaolo middle schools met in the regular season finale. Kennedy won the game, 43-29, and finished the season undefeated. It was the first time that a Kennedy girls basketball team had finished a season undefeated since 2009-10. Kennedy was led by coach…

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Kennedy finishes unbeaten

March 23, 2019
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Kennedy finishes unbeaten

On Feb. 8, the girls basketball teams from the John F. Kennedy and DePaolo middle schools met in the regular season finale. Kennedy won the game, 43-29, and finished the season undefeated. It was the first time that a Kennedy girls basketball team had finished a season undefeated since 2009-10. Kennedy was led by coach…

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Editorial: Everyone pitches in

March 23, 2019
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Editorial: Everyone pitches in

We were happy to see the town council extend their condolences to Tops Market during the March 13 council meeting and offer support for the reconstruction of the landmark business. Like council chair Chris Palmieri said, “I think our greatest strength as a community is how we come together in times of need.” Unfortunately, this…

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Editorial: Everyone pitches in

March 23, 2019
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Editorial: Everyone pitches in

We were happy to see the town council extend their condolences to Tops Market during the March 13 council meeting and offer support for the reconstruction of the landmark business. Like council chair Chris Palmieri said, “I think our greatest strength as a community is how we come together in times of need.” Unfortunately, this…

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Youth Wrestling: All-New England grappler

March 23, 2019
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Youth Wrestling: All-New England grappler

Plainville wrestler Jaxsen Bailey acquitted himself well against the northeast’s best this past weekend at the New England Youth Wrestling Championship in New Hampshire. Bailey, who wrestles for KT Kidz in Rocky Hill, took second place at 58 pounds in the meet, which was held on the campus of Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H.…

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Youth Wrestling: All-New England grappler

March 23, 2019
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Youth Wrestling: All-New England grappler

Plainville wrestler Jaxsen Bailey acquitted himself well against the northeast’s best this past weekend at the New England Youth Wrestling Championship in New Hampshire. Bailey, who wrestles for KT Kidz in Rocky Hill, took second place at 58 pounds in the meet, which was held on the campus of Saint Anselm College in Manchester, N.H.…

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Letter: Commission on DisAbilities addresses bus opponents

March 23, 2019
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Letter: Commission on DisAbilities addresses bus opponents

To the editor: The residents of Southington have just seen a dubious anniversary pass. Bus service in Southington stopped on Jan. 19, 1969 when H&W Transit and the Cooke Street line from Waterbury ceased operations. The bus companies serving Southington were not acquired by CTtransit, and for the last 50 years Southington residents have had…

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Letter: Commission on DisAbilities addresses bus opponents

March 23, 2019
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Letter: Commission on DisAbilities addresses bus opponents

To the editor: The residents of Southington have just seen a dubious anniversary pass. Bus service in Southington stopped on Jan. 19, 1969 when H&W Transit and the Cooke Street line from Waterbury ceased operations. The bus companies serving Southington were not acquired by CTtransit, and for the last 50 years Southington residents have had…

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Obituary: Robert C. Doolittle Jr., 73

March 22, 2019
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Obituary: Robert C. Doolittle Jr., 73

Robert C. Doolittle Jr. 73, of Plainville passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Autumn Lake Healthcare in New Britain. He was the husband of the late Lynda (Smart) Doolittle. He was born Oct. 27, 1945 in New Britain, the son of the late Robert Sr. and Esther Doolittle. He had retired from CL&P and…

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Obituary: Robert C. Doolittle Jr., 73

March 22, 2019
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Obituary: Robert C. Doolittle Jr., 73

Robert C. Doolittle Jr. 73, of Plainville passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Autumn Lake Healthcare in New Britain. He was the husband of the late Lynda (Smart) Doolittle. He was born Oct. 27, 1945 in New Britain, the son of the late Robert Sr. and Esther Doolittle. He had retired from CL&P and…

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