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Support group listings, starting July 1

June 29, 2016
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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 of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Fridays at 7:30 to 9 p.m.…

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Kids listings, starting July 1

June 29, 2016
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FRIDAY, JULY 1 BRISTOL PATRIOTIC DAY/ LO’S SWEET TREAT DAY. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. “Bristol Shows Its Colors.” American Flag weaving honoring Betsy Ross featuring a variety of art provocations. Also kick off National Ice Cream Month with a single scoop of ice cream for $1 from 12 to 3 p.m .Imagine Nation, 1…

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Performance listings, starting July 8

June 29, 2016
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NOW thru JULY 10 OTHER ‘ONCE ON THIS ISLAND.’ Performed by Connecticut Theatre Company. Among the cast members are Jasmine Clemons, Zach Cote, Sarah Stanford, and Kristi Yurko of Bristol; Gia Wright of Plainville; and Steffon Sampson of Southington. The Repertory Theatre, 23 Norden St., New Britain. www.ConnecticutTheatreCompany.org

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Health listings, starting July 1

June 29, 2016
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TUESDAY, JULY 5 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Offered by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org TUESDAY, JULY 5 SOUTHINGTON ‘KNOW YOUR NUMBERS.’ 11 to 11:30 a.m. Learn about blood pressure and cholesterol screenings. Presented by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Wolcott Senior Center, 211 Nichols Rd., Wolcott.…

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Bees claim rain-shortened win against Patriots

June 29, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less:Michael Crouse’s bat, Josh Outman’s left arm, and Mother Nature helped the Bees secure an important 3-0 win over the Somerset Patriots. The Game Changed When…: ……With the bases loaded and one out in the fourth inning, Michael Crouse delivered in a huge way, giving the Bees the only…

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Blues top Suns

June 28, 2016
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Blues top Suns

The Bristol Blues got back on track in a big way after three straight tough losses, taking the win over their western division rival, the Pittsfield Suns. Frankie Gregoire (Marist) had a huge day at the plate, coming only a triple short of the cycle, finishing the day 3-4 with five RBIs. The turning point…

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Online business courses offered by Tunxis

June 28, 2016
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Tunxis Community College’s Business Administration program will offer seven-week online courses starting in August as part of its offerings for those students who want the added flexibility of taking courses off-campus in a quicker time frame. “Principles of Managerial Accounting” and “Principles of Management,” which start Aug. 29 and Oct. 24 respectively, are taught by…

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Bees look to even series against Patriots

June 28, 2016
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NEW BRITAIN BEES (30-33) AT SOMERSET PATRIOTS (36-28) ========== In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees try to tie the series in the second game of four tonight vs. the Somerset Patriots! First pitch 7:05PM! Series: Somerset took the opener of the four game series last night behind a four-run second inning, beating New Britain…

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Bees fall to Patriots in series opener

June 28, 2016
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Box score CROUSE HITS SECOND HOME RUN AS A BEE BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees could not overcome the Somerset Patriots’ big second inning and the pitching of Rudy Owens, losing 4-1 in the series opener. The Game Changed When…: ……With the Patriots leading 4-1 in the top of the eighth inning,…

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70-year-old pianist wants to perform in 70 CT towns… for free

June 27, 2016
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Connecticut-based pianist, composer, and educator Rex Cadwallader is celebrating his 70th birthday by offering to play seventy concerts in Connecticut for free. Cadwallader, who has lived and performed in Connecticut for the past twenty-two years, says he is “anxious to give back to the individuals, organizations and communities that have been so supportive” of his…

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