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Long time resident celebrates 100th birthday

July 26, 2017
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Long time resident celebrates 100th birthday

Long time Plainville resident Margaret Theriault celebrated her 100th Birthday with family and friends on Sunday, July 2 at the Jerome Home in New Britain. She is seen here with her daughter Jackie Landon and sons Armand and Ken Theriault and his wife Anne.

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Plainville residents rise to the Connecticut Special Olympics challenge

July 26, 2017
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Plainville residents rise to the Connecticut Special Olympics challenge

Three young adults who are long-time members of PARC are displaying the gold, silver and bronze medals that they won in early June competing in the Connecticut Special Olympics. And the winning glow has not yet left. Whenever Alicia Rostkowski, Maria Duval and Steven Robinson are asked about their winning experience, smiles fill their faces.…

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Plainville residents rise to the Connecticut Special Olympics challenge

July 26, 2017
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Plainville residents rise to the Connecticut Special Olympics challenge

Three young adults who are long-time members of PARC are displaying the gold, silver and bronze medals that they won in early June competing in the Connecticut Special Olympics. And the winning glow has not yet left. Whenever Alicia Rostkowski, Maria Duval and Steven Robinson are asked about their winning experience, smiles fill their faces.…

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Buy tickets now for Aug. 24 Crocodile Club gathering

July 26, 2017
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Buy tickets now for Aug. 24 Crocodile Club gathering

The New England Carousel Museum is once again bringing back the annual dinner meeting at Lake Compounce of the Crocodile Club on Thursday, Aug. 24, The Crocodile Club will celebrate its 136th reunion dinner with its gathering of individuals who put aside their political differences. Your ticket also will give you free access to the entire…

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Buy tickets now for Aug. 24 Crocodile Club gathering

July 26, 2017
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Buy tickets now for Aug. 24 Crocodile Club gathering

The New England Carousel Museum is once again bringing back the annual dinner meeting at Lake Compounce of the Crocodile Club on Thursday, Aug. 24, The Crocodile Club will celebrate its 136th reunion dinner with its gathering of individuals who put aside their political differences. Your ticket also will give you free access to the entire…

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Dining listings, starting July 28

July 26, 2017
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ONGOING BRISTOL FARMERS MARKET. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Old Bristol Center Mall, North Main Street and Riverside Avenue, Bristol. www.BristolFarmersMarket.com   OTHER FARMERS MARKET. Fridays, 3 to 6 p.m. Featuring locally grown fruit and vegetables, meats, baked goods, Italian ice, and handmade items. Farmington Library, 6 Monteith Dr., Farmington. (860) 673-6791. FarmingtonLibraries.org  

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Dining listings, starting July 28

July 26, 2017
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ONGOING BRISTOL FARMERS MARKET. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Old Bristol Center Mall, North Main Street and Riverside Avenue, Bristol. www.BristolFarmersMarket.com   OTHER FARMERS MARKET. Fridays, 3 to 6 p.m. Featuring locally grown fruit and vegetables, meats, baked goods, Italian ice, and handmade items. Farmington Library, 6 Monteith Dr., Farmington. (860) 673-6791. FarmingtonLibraries.org  

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Health listings, starting July 28

July 26, 2017
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENING. By appointment. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.

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Health listings, starting July 28

July 26, 2017
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENING. By appointment. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.

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Kids listings, starting July 28

July 26, 2017
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FRIDAY, JULY 28 BRISTOL MAD SCIENTISTS FIRE AND ICE SHOW. 11 a.m. to noon. Foggy day ice storms, beach balls floating in the air, and “burp” potions. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. ImagineNation.org, (860) 314-1400.   SATURDAY, JULY 29 SOUTHINGTON OPEN FARM AND FREE GOAT OBSTACLE COURSE. 12 to 5 p.m. Meet the herd…

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