River watershed cleanup Sept. 30

September 20, 2017
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The Plainville Conservation Commission will be holding its 17th annual Pequabuck River Watershed cleanup. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.. The location is behind West Cemetery on Route 177. Signs will be posted. Trash bags and gloves will be provided. The recommendation is to dress appropriately–…

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Little Free Library opens on the Southington rail trail

September 20, 2017
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Little Free Library opens on the Southington rail trail

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The town of Southington now has a second Little Free Library on its property, which celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, Sept. 16 on town property along the linear trail, next to the Southington Dog Park at the intersection of Mill Street and the trail, itself. Mary Sargent was instrumental…

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Chamber sponsors series about positivity in the workplace

September 20, 2017
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Chamber sponsors series about positivity in the workplace

The Southington Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a six-session breakfast series for “The Four Agreements” in the workplace and beyond, taught by Intuitive Life Strategist and Master Life Coach of Lotus Moon Studios Positive Living Center, Lisa Crofton. “The Four Agreements,” written by Don Miguel Ruiz, uses an ancient Toltec wisdom for changing thought and…

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Portion of Riverside to be closed for culvert work Sept. 21

September 20, 2017
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The City of Bristol will be performing an inspection of the underground conduit that conveys the Pequabuck River from the West End to the area east of Main Street. The inspection of the twin 10 ft. by 15 ft. concrete culverts are scheduled to be performed Thursday, Sept. 21. A portion of the culvert is…

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A little slice of heaven at Crystal Bees

September 20, 2017
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A little slice of heaven at Crystal Bees

Advanced tickets sold out quickly, and the parking lot at Crystal Bees overflowed as residents flocked to the Southington Chamber of Commerce Pizza Fest on Tuesday, Sept. 12. A record crowd turned out on Spring Street for the event, which featured over 20 varieties of pizza from restaurants throughout the region. Above, people line up…

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A little slice of heaven at Crystal Bees

September 20, 2017
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A little slice of heaven at Crystal Bees

Advanced tickets sold out quickly, and the parking lot at Crystal Bees overflowed as residents flocked to the Southington Chamber of Commerce Pizza Fest on Tuesday, Sept. 12. A record crowd turned out on Spring Street for the event, which featured over 20 varieties of pizza from restaurants throughout the region. Above, people line up…

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