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Bristol seniors schedule bus trips; general public welcome

February 19, 2015
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The Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., has announced its schedule of trips in 2015. All trips are open to the general public as well as Senior Center members.   April 21: Neil Sedaka-Mohegan Sun – premium seating, $102 May 3-10 : Music City Tours: Memphis, Nashville, and New Orleans, $2,649 May 7: Westchester Theater,…

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Miscellaneous listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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Miscellaneous listings for Feb. 13

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Senior listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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SUNDAY, FEB. 15 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT JEROME HOME. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent, assisted living, and memory care community. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. (860) 229-3707. FEB. 23, MARCH 9 PLAINVILLE COMPUTER COURSE I-COMPUTER FUNDAMENTALS. Tuesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $25,…

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Support group listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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TUESDAY, FEB. 17 BRISTOL MILITARY AWARENESS GROUP. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Army Strong Community Center, 111 North Main St., Bristol. (860) 584-6258. ONGOING BRISTOL AL-ANON. Tuesdays 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby Street, Bristol. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Fridays 7:30 to 9 p.m. St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church,…

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Meetings listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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THURSDAY, FEB. 19 BRISTOL BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m. Program will be a garden club workshop and is for garden club members only. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens and taxpayers of Plainville who meet monthly to discuss…

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Kids listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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Kids listings for Feb. 13

FRIDAY, FEB. 13 SOUTHINGTON FOX-A-THON. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Organized by fifth grade class at Plantsville Elementary School. Raises money for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Class will collect any amount of money people are willing to donate. Plantsville Elementary School, 70 Church St., Plantsville. SATURDAY, FEB. 14 BRISTOL ‘MINUTE TO WIN IT.’ 11 a.m. Tweens…

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Dining listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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Dining listings for Feb. 13

SUNDAY, FEB. 15 BRISTOL THE SOS BREAKFAST. 8 to 11 a.m. Menu includes SOS (creamed ground beef), eggs, sausages, potatoes, toast, juice, coffee. Benefits the Memorial Military Museum  American Legion Post 2, Hooker Court, Bristol. Rain date is March 15. $10. (860) 583-5466. Tickets at the door or in advance. WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18 SOUTHINGTON PORK…

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Performance listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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FRIDAY, FEB. 13 OTHER ‘OPIE RADIO’ CO-HOST JIM NORTON. 8 p.m. Fox Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. Foxwoods.com CRAIG FERGUSON. 8 p.m. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. Foxwoods.com. FEB. 13-15 OTHER YALE OPERA’S ‘THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO.’ Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 8 p.m. Sunday, 2 p.m. Shubert, 247 College St., New Haven. (203) 562-5666,…

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Music listings for Feb. 13

February 13, 2015
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Music listings for Feb. 13

FRIDAY, FEB. 13 OTHER SPIRIT SHAKER. Old Well Tavern, 20 Tariffville Rd., Simsbury. FRIDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Gateway Café, 211 Riverside Ave., Bristol. SUNDAY, FEB. 21 OTHER A MARDI GRAS JAZZ CONCERT. 5 p.m. 25 members of the Southington High School Jazz Band, under the direction of Jeff Shaw, will be performing selections…

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2015 looks to be the year of Sarah Barrios

February 13, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Connecticut singer Sarah Barrios has been on a tear this past year. Last year, she won Best New Act of The Year at The New England Music Awards. She is now nominated for Best Female Performer of The Year (voting ends March 1). She traveled to audition for “American Idol.”…

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