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Memorial Day parade and services schedule

May 22, 2015
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American Legion Kiltonic Post 72 has announced the schedule for Memorial Day services on Monday, May 25, including the annual Memorial Day parade and services at local cemeteries. The veteran organizations from Southington will hold a joint flag raising ceremony at the Southington Care Center at 8:45 a.m. The Memorial Day parade is scheduled for…

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Letter: Reader urges legislators to invest in education

May 24, 2015
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To the editor: Two developments that center on our attitudes and policies towards our education system confronted me over the last few weeks. The first one was triggered by a protest of some four hundred teachers at the State Capitol, chanting “put the test to…

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Letter: Brush family thanks the community for its support

May 24, 2015
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Pamela Jean Brush
1962-2015

To the editor: The family of Pamela Jean Brush would like to take this opportunity to express our sincerest appreciation for the thoughtfulness shown and the love we have been given during our time of bereavement. Many, many thanks to everyone who attended, donated, or…

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Letter: Bread for Life thanks the community for Postal Drive success

May 24, 2015
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To the editor: On behalf of Southington Bread for Life, Southington Community Services and The Tabernacle Giving Back Food Program, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you, the residents of Southington for contribution to the Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on…

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Applications are available for Apple Harvest Hostesses

May 24, 2015
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The Apple Harvest Committee has announced that Apple Harvest Hostess applications are being accepted for this year’s festival. This fall will mark the 47th Annual Apple Harvest Festival, and the Apple Harvest Hostesses have been serving the festival since its inception. Hostesses get to see…

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Library listings for June

May 23, 2015
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The Southington Public Library has announced the following programs for June. If registration is required, contact the Reference/Information Department at (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit the library’s website at www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on “Calendar.” MINDFUL MEDITATION—HOW TO BEGIN. Tuesday, June 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Southington…

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Performance listings for May 22

May 22, 2015
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FRIDAY, MAY 22 OTHER ‘GUYS AND DOLLS.’ 7:30 p.m. Garde Arts Center, 325 Bank St., New London. $38 to $65. (860) 444-7373, ext. 1, www.GardeArts.org MAY 22-JUNE 7 OTHER ‘JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday at 3 p.m. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main…

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Kids listings for May 22

May 22, 2015
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THURSDAY, MAY 28 BRISTOL OPEN HOUSE. 3 to 5 p.m. Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center, One Pleasant St., Bristol. ImagineMuseum.org,, (860) 540-3160. SATURDAY, MAY 30 PLAINVILLE 2ND ANNUAL PLAINVILLE FAMILY FEST. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Held by the Plainville Family Resource Network,…

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Seniors listings for May 22

May 22, 2015
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MONDAY, JUNE 8 PLAINVILLE A SENIOR RENTERS RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES. 10 a.m. Presented by Attorney Marilyn Denny from Greater Hartford Legal Services. The lease a senior signs at the time of renting is the key to understanding his/ her responsibilities concerning rental payments, maintenance of…

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Support group listings for May 22

May 22, 2015
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ONGOING BRISTOL NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m. All family, friends of addicts are welcome to attend. Bristol Baptist Church, 43 School St., Bristol. AL-ANON. Tuesdays at 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby Street, Bristol. Families and friends…

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