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 2021-07-26 15:11 

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Wallingford's chief sanitarian talks about challenges along the way...

Wallingford's chief sanitarian talks about challenges along the way- WALLINGFORD — Many may know Vanessa Bautista in her role as chief sanitarian for the Town of Wallingford or for her work with the Spanish Community of Wallingford.But they prob...

 2021-07-26 15:11 

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Spanish Community of Wallingford's music school offers variety of opportunities...

Spanish Community of Wallingford's music school offers variety of opportunities- WALLINGFORD — The School of Music at the Spanish Community of Wallingford includes a variety of opportunities, including instruments, singing and dancing.The Mexica...

 2021-07-25 21:39 

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Southington celebrates Italian-American culture, festival resumes downtown...

Southington celebrates Italian-American culture, festival resumes downtown- SOUTHINGTON — The community came together to celebrate Italian-American culture again this weekend.Residents of Southington and surrounding towns mingled together, experienc...

 2021-07-25 21:39 

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7 things to know this week in Meriden, Wallingford, Southington, Cheshire...

7 things to know this week in Meriden, Wallingford, Southington, Cheshire- Things to know this week include continued discussion of plans to build 40 units of age-restricted housing on a Cheshire estate, while in Wallingford, the school board is expected ...

 2021-07-25 21:39 

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Meriden Detective Sgt. John Wagner receives statewide honor...

Meriden Detective Sgt. John Wagner receives statewide honor- MERIDEN — Detective Sgt. John Wagner was chosen as statewide Officer of the Year by the American Legion earlier this month.Wagner, an 18 year veteran of the department, leads the Crime Sup...

 2021-07-25 21:39 

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Southington man killed in one-car crash...

Southington man killed in one-car crash- SOUTHINGTON A 23-year-old local man was killed in a one-car crash Saturday afternoon. The accident occurred on South End Road, near Brownstone Drive at about 3:50 p.m.Anthony Ingala, of 946 Meriden Ave., was drivin...

 2021-07-25 21:09 

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Lake Compounce in Southington celebrates "Christmas in July"...

Lake Compounce in Southington celebrates "Christmas in July"- SOUTHINGTON — Children were greeted by Santa, Mrs. Claus and Santa's helpers on Saturday as Lake Compounce held its "Christmas in July" event. The park, which is celeb...

 2021-07-25 19:09 

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Meriden parties nominate candidates for November election...

Meriden parties nominate candidates for November election- MERIDEN — Incumbent Mayor Kevin Scarpati is seeking a fourth term in that office and Fire Chief Ken Morgan will enter the political arena for the first time after earning the Democratic Part...

 2021-07-23 23:27 

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Owners of new downtown Meriden eatery happy with opening response...

Owners of new downtown Meriden eatery happy with opening response- MERIDEN — The family that recently opened the Bite Me restaurant on Pratt Street is happy with initial reception from the community. Co-owner Magaly Galicia was excited to finally op...

 2021-07-23 21:56 

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Bond Commission approves $1.1 billion, Lamont hints at...

Bond Commission approves $1.1 billion, Lamont hints at more- Funding for renovations to state parks, highway and bridge improvements, clean water projects and a memorial to the 26 lives lost at Sandy Hook Elementary School were among the $1.1 billion in p...

 2021-07-23 21:56 

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Southington soup kitchen uses beehives to give students, clients work experience...

Southington soup kitchen uses beehives to give students, clients work experience- SOUTHINGTON — Bread for Life is using three beehives installed outside the soup kitchen to help students and clients learn work skills and how important bees are to th...

 2021-07-23 21:56 

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Tractor trailer rolls over on I-91 in Wallingford...

Tractor trailer rolls over on I-91 in Wallingford- WALLINGFORD A tractor-trailer has rolled over in the median on the southbound side of Interstate 91 near exit 15, town police said.Town firefighters and state police were responding to the call, which cam...

 2021-07-23 21:56 

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Rushford, Meriden police expand mental health, addiction program...

Rushford, Meriden police expand mental health, addiction program- MERIDEN — The city's police department has expanded its partnership with Rushford Center to assist police when they face substance abuse and behavioral health issues during crisis...

 2021-07-23 21:26 

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Cadillac Ranch in Southington set to reopen Tuesday...

Cadillac Ranch in Southington set to reopen Tuesday- SOUTHINGTON After being closed for nearly a year and a half, Cadillac Ranch owner Graham Nicholson is looking to reopen his dance hall and restaurant in a few days.With dancing and bar sales prohibited ...

 2021-07-23 20:55 

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BMuse Cafe in Wallingford expanding...

BMuse Cafe in Wallingford expanding - WALLINGFORD — Despite a tough year due to the pandemic, a Route 5 salad and sandwich shop is expanding."Our goal is to make BMuse a place to be," the BMuse Cafe posted on its Facebook page. "Whether ...

 2021-07-23 20:26 

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Wallingford BOE may fill administrative position next week...

Wallingford BOE may fill administrative position next week- WALLINGFORD — The Board of Education may make a decision next week on selecting a new assistant superintendent for personnel.The school board met in a closed-doors special meeting Thursday ...

 2021-07-23 20:26 

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Man in custody after Meriden police say he brandished gun at officers...

Man in custody after Meriden police say he brandished gun at officers- MERIDEN — A man was taken into custody on Friday after police said he brandished a firearm at officers on Thursday. Wilfredo Ocasio-Rosado, 30, no address listed, was arrested on...

 2021-07-23 18:25 

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New principal chosen for Southington High School...

New principal chosen for Southington High School - SOUTHINGTON — The Board of Education named the principal of a New Haven magnet school as the new leader of Southington High School. "I'm humbled by the opportunity," new SHS Prinicipal M...

 2021-07-23 15:25 

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ON THE MARKET: Spacious colonial with 4-season sun room in Meriden...

ON THE MARKET: Spacious colonial with 4-season sun room in Meriden - By Rona MannMERIDEN — Sometimes you just have the perfect phone conversation.Like the one we had with agent, Victor Matias, Jr. of Realty Associates. It's a pleasure to speak w...

 2021-07-23 11:24 

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Wallingford Democratic Caucus endorses candidates minus Jason Zandri...

Wallingford Democratic Caucus endorses candidates minus Jason Zandri- WALLINGFORD — The Democratic Town Committee endorsed 13 candidates for the November election during a lengthy and sometimes contentious online caucus on Wednesday night.The slate ...

 2021-07-22 22:20 

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Hospital officials warn of 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'...

Hospital officials warn of 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'- A top hospital official warned Thursday that the state is experiencing a "pandemic of the unvaccinated" playing out in its beds and intensive care units. Dr. Ajay Kumar, the execut...

 2021-07-22 21:49 

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Wallingford Republicans nominate candidates, BOE member eyes council seat...

Wallingford Republicans nominate candidates, BOE member eyes council seat- WALLINGFORD — The local Republican Town Committee has endorsed 13 candidates for the upcoming municipal election, including a sitting school board member now running for Town...

 2021-07-22 21:19 

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Meriden school officials release report on teacher termination...

Meriden school officials release report on teacher termination- MERIDEN — A hearing officer determined local school officials had sufficient grounds to terminate a former Lincoln Middle School teacher's employment with the district when she refu...

 2021-07-22 20:50 

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Southington soup kitchen launches cooking videos...

Southington soup kitchen launches cooking videos - SOUTHINGTON — With recipes like chicken piccata and pinwheel meatloaf, the Bread for Life Cooking Show aims to give residents some easy to make recipes while highlighting ingredients donated to the ...

 2021-07-22 20:19 

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PHOTOS: Princess Camp for children at Star Dance Academy in Meriden...

PHOTOS: Princess Camp for children at Star Dance Academy in Meriden-...

 2021-07-22 13:48 

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Report credits Saturday sessions with helping Meriden students keep up...

Report credits Saturday sessions with helping Meriden students keep up- MERIDEN — A series of weekend academic sessions that would eventually be dubbed "Get it Done Saturday" started out as the brainchild of Michael Strumski. Strumski has wo...

 2021-07-21 23:13 

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Petition drive for cannabis referendum restarts after signatures thrown out...

Petition drive for cannabis referendum restarts after signatures thrown out- SOUTHINGTON Confusion over petition language means that more than 1,000 signatures gathered from voters hoping for a town referendum on recreational marijuana will have to be res...

 2021-07-21 22:13 

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Leadership change for Wallingford Center Inc., event planning moves ahead...

Leadership change for Wallingford Center Inc., event planning moves ahead- WALLINGFORD — Wallingford Center Inc., a nonprofit created to preserve and revitalize downtown businesses, is going through a time of transition, including a change in execut...

 2021-07-21 21:13 

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Proposed Berlin senior, community center may have additional pool...

Proposed Berlin senior, community center may have additional pool - BERLIN The planned Community and Senior Center might have three pools instead of two, the lead architect said during a public forum this week In addition to the eight-lane competitive poo...

 2021-07-21 21:13 

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Frankie's opens new Wallingford location in former convenience store...

Frankie's opens new Wallingford location in former convenience store- WALLINGFORD — Located in the former Cumberland Farms, Frankie's opened on Route 5 this past Friday and owner Scott Castico says business is going well. "Things have be...

 2021-07-21 20:11 

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Southington planners vote down affordable housing plan...

Southington planners vote down affordable housing plan- SOUTHINGTON — After months of meetings, town planners denied an affordable housing development on Laning Street citing traffic, emergency access and septic system concerns.The Planning and Zoni...

 2021-07-21 18:41 

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Historic covered bridge damaged in excavator accident...

Historic covered bridge damaged in excavator accident- CORNWALL (AP) — A historic covered bridge in Connecticut was damaged Tuesday when the boom of an excavator being towed over the span crashed into wooden support structures for the roof.State pol...

 2021-07-21 12:11 

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Vote on Meriden steering committee expected next month...

Vote on Meriden steering committee expected next month - MERIDEN — The individuals selected to serve on the city's American Rescue Plan Steering Committee form a group that is politically bipartisan and includes the leader of a local non-profit ...

 2021-07-20 22:38 

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Wallingford YMCA set to receive $750K state grant for facility renovations...
 2021-07-20 21:38 

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PHOTOS: Bald eagle in Meriden...

PHOTOS: Bald eagle in Meriden -...

 2021-07-20 21:37 

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Support for Cuban protesters locally, concern for relatives, country...

Support for Cuban protesters locally, concern for relatives, country- SOUTHINGTON — Thousands of Cubans have raised their voices in protest as the country faces its worst economic crisis in decades, but local residents stressed that the main thing C...

 2021-07-20 19:37 

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North Dakota man who traveled to Meriden faces federal sex charge...

North Dakota man who traveled to Meriden faces federal sex charge - MERIDEN — A North Dakota man pleaded guilty to a charge in connection with an incident last year where investigators said he drove to a local hotel to have sex with a minor. Christo...

 2021-07-20 19:37 

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Mountain biking at Powder Ridge in Middlefield thrives following pandemic...

Mountain biking at Powder Ridge in Middlefield thrives following pandemic- MIDDLEFIELD — During the pandemic, people have taken up new hobbies and a local mountain park has noticed more interest for mountain biking. "I think the key to mountain ...

 2021-07-20 19:37 

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Meriden committee to discuss legalized cannabis zoning regulations during remote meeting tonight...

Meriden committee to discuss legalized cannabis zoning regulations during remote meeting tonight- MERIDEN -- The legal sale of cannabis in Connecticut will be a main topic of discussion during tonight's City Council's Economic Development, Housing...

 2021-07-20 19:37 

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Southington developer plans 30 houses off West Street...

Southington developer plans 30 houses off West Street- SOUTHINGTON — A local developer is looking to build more than 30 homes off West Street and says there's strong demand for the $600,000 houses he is planning. Mark Lovley requested town appro...

 2021-07-20 13:59 

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Bodies of 2 missing teenage boys found in Farmington River...

Bodies of 2 missing teenage boys found in Farmington River- FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) — The bodies of two missing teenagers who authorities believe went swimming in the swollen Farmington River were discovered on Monday, roughly a mile-and-a-half from ...

 2021-07-20 12:29 

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Colombians in Wallingford celebrate Independence Day...

Colombians in Wallingford celebrate Independence Day- WALLINGFORD — Tuesday might be an ordinary day for many, but for Colombians it's a day to highlight culture and traditions as they celebrate the country's Independence Day.Colombian Indep...

 2021-07-20 12:29 

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Russian hacker known as 'bot master' to be sentenced in US...

Russian hacker known as 'bot master' to be sentenced in US- Federal prosecutors are seeking a lengthy prison sentence for a Russian hacker known internationally as the "bot master" on charges he operated a network of devices used to steal ...

 2021-07-19 23:27 

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Federal version of Tristan's law would increase child safety nationally...

Federal version of Tristan's law would increase child safety nationally- WALLINGFORD — A federal version of a new state law is aimed at keeping kids safe around ice cream trucks across the country.The state recently enacted Tristan's Law, na...

 2021-07-19 21:57 

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More student clinics planned as school vaccination window narrows...

More student clinics planned as school vaccination window narrows- About half of the 12-15 year old population in most cities and towns may not be fully vaccinated when schools reopen in late August or early fall, according to data from the state Departme...

 2021-07-19 21:26 

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2nd suspect arrested in killing of woman shot while cooking...

2nd suspect arrested in killing of woman shot while cooking- HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the killing of a Hartford woman who was an unintended target when she was shot while cooking dinner in her h...

 2021-07-19 18:56 

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State launches "one stop shop" elder justice hotline...

State launches one stop shop elder justice hotline- HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A coalition of Connecticut state agencies and organizations launched a new "elder justice hotline" on Monday to provide a "one stop shop" to help older people...

 2021-07-19 18:56 

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Thin seared steak makes this salad a snap...

Thin seared steak makes this salad a snap- The best beef dishes start with the right technique. For weeknight cooking, that usually means skipping the low and slow roast and sticking with thin cuts that do well with a good, quick sear.So for this recipe f...

 2021-07-19 18:56 

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Wallingford woman charged with theft of steelworkers' union money...

Wallingford woman charged with theft of steelworkers' union money- WALLINGFORD — A local woman faces charges after officials said she made unauthorized withdrawals for personal expenses when she was the financial secretary of a local steelworker...

 2021-07-19 18:26 

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Lobster rolls, other shellfish may be pricer this summer...

Lobster rolls, other shellfish may be pricer this summer- Some local restaurants are reporting a high demand and low supply of shellfish, specifically lobster, leading to higher prices.For many in New England, summer is the time for lobster rolls and othe...

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