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Groggy Frogg wins Wing Fest ‘best overall’ title

November 17, 2017
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Groggy Frogg wins Wing Fest ‘best overall’ title

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Bread for Life volunteers are used to serving food to the public, but visitors at the 12th annual Wing Fest were able to judge for themselves why Southington’s soup kitchen is one of a kind. Volunteers served a few different flavors of wings at the local event. Soup is just…

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Obituary: Sheila Hamilton (Schmidt) Rowland, 92

November 17, 2017
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Obituary: Sheila Hamilton (Schmidt) Rowland, 92

Sheila Hamilton Rowland (nee Schmidt), 92, died Tuesday, August 22nd at the Residence at Shelburne Bay in Shelburne, Vermont. Born in Geneva, NY on October 21, 1924, to Marguerite and Franklin Schmidt, Sheila grew up with her mom, her step-father Bill Galvin, sister Joyce, Aunt Isabel and Uncle Charlie in Ithaca, Bound Brook, NJ and…

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SHS band finishes 5th at national competition

November 17, 2017
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SHS band finishes 5th at national competition

On Saturday, Nov. 11, the Blue Knights marching band rallied for 94.838 points at the US Bands Open National Championships at the Met Life Stadium in New Jersey. The Knights competed in the Division 6 Open category against bands from Arkansas, Virginia, New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. Norwalk (97.775) edged Trumbull (97.613) for the…

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SHS band finishes 5th at national competition

November 17, 2017
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SHS band finishes 5th at national competition

On Saturday, Nov. 11, the Blue Knights marching band rallied for 94.838 points at the US Bands Open National Championships at the Met Life Stadium in New Jersey. The Knights competed in the Division 6 Open category against bands from Arkansas, Virginia, New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. Norwalk (97.775) edged Trumbull (97.613) for the…

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Scouting for food

November 16, 2017
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Scouting for food

On Saturday, Nov. 11, Southington Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, leaders, and families joined together at First Baptist Church in Southington to sort and box food collected during the 29th annual “Scouting for Food” drive. The event was part of a region-wide effort from Scouts in the Sleeping Giant District of the Boys Scouts of America.…

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Scouting for food

November 16, 2017
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Scouting for food

On Saturday, Nov. 11, Southington Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, leaders, and families joined together at First Baptist Church in Southington to sort and box food collected during the 29th annual “Scouting for Food” drive. The event was part of a region-wide effort from Scouts in the Sleeping Giant District of the Boys Scouts of America.…

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Scouting for food

November 16, 2017
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Scouting for food

On Saturday, Nov. 11, Southington Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, leaders, and families joined together at First Baptist Church in Southington to sort and box food collected during the 29th annual “Scouting for Food” drive. The event was part of a region-wide effort from Scouts in the Sleeping Giant District of the Boys Scouts of America.…

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Obituary: Ruth N. Modeen, 83

November 16, 2017
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Obituary: Ruth N. Modeen, 83

Ruth N. Modeen, of Southington passed away on November 6, 2017 at the Southington Care Center. She was the wife of Roger E. Modeen for 65 years. She was born November 14, 1933 in Bristol to the late Edgar W. Norton and Arline LeVasseur Norton. She was a graduate of Bristol High School. She retired…

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Obituary: Ruth N. Modeen, 83

November 16, 2017
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Obituary: Ruth N. Modeen, 83

Ruth N. Modeen, of Southington passed away on November 6, 2017 at the Southington Care Center. She was the wife of Roger E. Modeen for 65 years. She was born November 14, 1933 in Bristol to the late Edgar W. Norton and Arline LeVasseur Norton. She was a graduate of Bristol High School. She retired…

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Obituary: Cassandra Marie McDougall, 24

November 16, 2017
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Obituary: Cassandra Marie McDougall, 24

Cassandra Marie McDougall, 24 of Meriden, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 at her home. Born August 14, 1993 in New Britain, she was the daughter of Leeanne Frisina of Meriden and Richard McDougall Jr. of Watertown. In addition to her parents she leaves her brother, Richard McDougall III of Charlotte, NC; her paternal…

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