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Performance listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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JUNE 24-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 NOW thru JUNE 25 SOUTHINGTON ‘1776.’ 7:30 p.m.…

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Dining listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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JUNE 24, 25 PLAINVILLE TASTE OF PLAINVILLE FUND RAISER FOR THE PLAINVILLE REPUBLICAN TOWN COMMITTEE AND THE PLAINVILLE COMMUNITY FUND. $5 tickets provide a 20 percent discount of your total check (excluding alcohol, tax, tip, or catering) at 16 restaurants. Tickets are available at Gnazzo’s Food Center, West Main Pizza, Central Café, and Zen Bar.…

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Senior listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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SATURDAY, JUNE 25 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.

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Bees, Patriots to battle for series win

June 22, 2016
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Bees, Patriots to battle for series win

In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees and Patriots battle for the series win in the finale of their three-game series! First pitch 6:35PM! Series: Somerset tied the series at a game each with last night’s 10-2 win. After tonight’s game, the Bees and Patriots next square off next week, with New Britain visiting Somerset…

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Wheeler golf tourney raises $56,000

June 22, 2016
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Wheeler’s 31st Annual Golf Classic at The Country Club of Farmington on June 13, 2016 raised $56,000, bringing the amount raised since inception to more than $1 million. “We are extremely grateful to our golfers, sponsors and volunteers whose unwavering generosity and support have helped us achieve this incredible milestone,” said Susan Walkama, LCSW, president…

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3 to 5 year olds can be enrolled in Tunxis Early Childhood Center

June 22, 2016
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The public is invited to enroll 3- to 5-year-old children in the Early Childhood Center of Tunxis Community College in Farmington. The preschool program is one of a select “high-quality” group in the nation accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). It provides full- and part-time preschool experiences in a…

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Bees fall to Somerset, 10-2

June 22, 2016
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Bees fall to Somerset, 10-2

Box score In 140 Characters or Less: Shawn Haviland and James Skelton had milestone nights but it wasn’t enough to overcome Somerset as the Bees fell to the Patriots 10-2. The Game Changed When…: …With the ball game all tied up at two heading into the seventh, the Patriots erupted for seven runs, highlighted by…

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Bristol Blues Roundup for the week of June 24

June 21, 2016
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At Worcester Bravehearts (Tuesday, June 14) The Blues began the week on Tuesday, June 14 in Worcester, Mass. where they suffered their largest loss, 12-5, on the year thus far to the Bravehearts. The Bravehearts built a commanding 10-5 lead by the fifth inning, tacking on five runs in the fourth. Austin Chauvin went 3-for-4…

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Imagine Nation offers a summer of discovery

June 20, 2016
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by LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Summer programs have just kicked off at Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center. This month, the museum is showcasing the wonders of light through its light and reflection studio. Last weekend, the museum unveiled the new Kaleido-Lab, which was funded by the Smith Family Charitable Fund at the Main…

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Bees fall in 12

June 20, 2016
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Bees fall in 12

Box score In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees made yet another late inning rally to force extras for the second straight day, but ultimately fall to the Sugar Land Skeeters 9-6 in 12 innings. The Game Changed When…: …Patrick Palmiero, who had pinch hit in the 10th inning, delivered the eventual game-winning runs with…

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