Music and politics: The threads that bind John Hall’s life

January 19, 2018
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Music and politics: The threads that bind John Hall’s life

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR There have been two threads running through John Hall’s life. There has been music. This thread propelled him to the record charts with his bands Orleans (“Dance With Me,” “Still the One”) and the John Hall Band (“Crazy”), and as a solo artist (“Power”) as well as provided opportunities to…

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Blue Devils learn how to compete

January 19, 2018
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By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT After a winless campaign last season, every step forward made by the Plainville boys basketball team is a step in the right direction. Head coach Jim DiNello knew there would be challenges that laid ahead for his Blue Devils and learning to compete is part of the process. “We competed really…

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Blue Devils learn how to compete

January 19, 2018
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By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT After a winless campaign last season, every step forward made by the Plainville boys basketball team is a step in the right direction. Head coach Jim DiNello knew there would be challenges that laid ahead for his Blue Devils and learning to compete is part of the process. “We competed really…

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Council member reports dominate meeting

January 19, 2018
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By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The City Council devoted most of its Jan. 19 meeting to announcements section, where the council members shared news from around Bristol. Council member Greg Hahn brought to light the topic of the Bristol Department of Aging’s tax credit program for senior citizens. Citizens must be 65 years or older,…

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Council member reports dominate meeting

January 19, 2018
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By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The City Council devoted most of its Jan. 19 meeting to announcements section, where the council members shared news from around Bristol. Council member Greg Hahn brought to light the topic of the Bristol Department of Aging’s tax credit program for senior citizens. Citizens must be 65 years or older,…

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Police blotter for Jan. 19

January 19, 2018
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Bristol police reported the following arrests: Stephanie Huffman Beauchamp, 52, of 35 Seaside Ave., Guilford, Conn., was arrested Friday Jan. 5, and charged with one count of criminal violation of a restraining order. Terri A Fawcett, 30, of 111 Shawn Dr., Bristol was arrested on Saturday Jan. 6, and charged with sixth degree larceny and…

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