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Performance listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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FEB. 20 to MARCH 8 OTHER ‘THE DINING ROOM’ BY A.R. GURNEY. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. (860) 523-5900 ext. 10, PlayhouseonPark.org SATURDAY, FEB. 21 OTHER STEVE RANNAZZISI. 8 p.m. Fox Theater at Foxwood Resort Casino, Mashantucket. Foxwoods.com…

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Health listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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FRIDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL RED CROSS BLOOD DONATION. 1 to 6 p.m. St. Andrew Evangelical Lutheran church, 1125 Stafford Ave., Bristol. 1-800-RedCross FEB. 23, MARCH 2 BRISTOL TRANSFORMING THE DIFFICULT CHILD: THE NURTURING HEART APPROACH. 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday. The Parent and child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $11 per parent, $12 per…

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Miscellaneous listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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FRIDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL SINGLES ‘50S, ‘60S, ‘70S DANCE. Held by Social Connections. 8 p.m. to midnight. DJ. Buffet. Nuchie’s, 164 Central St., Bristol. $12, members. $17, guests. (860) 582-8229. SOUTHINGTON CELEBRITY ROAST OF ART SECONDO, SOUTHINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT. 6:30 p.m. Held by the Southington chamber. 12 guest speakers will each verbally roast…

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Seniors listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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MONDAY, FEB. 23 PLAINVILLE QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator, will be available to answer questions on a walk-in basis. No appointments necessary. She will be available to answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savings Program, Housing Options, Alzheimer’s Help, Caregiving, Homecare,…

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Support group listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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MONDAY, FEB. 23 OTHER CENTRAL CT CELIAC SUPPORT GROUP. 7 p.m. Gluten Free 101. Berlin Community Center, lower level, Kensington Rd., Berlin. (860) 426-1980, (203) 634-0530. 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.…

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Meeting listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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TUESDAY, FEB. 24 BRISTOL BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL GRAD PARTY COMMITTEE MEETING. 6:30 p.m. Bristol Eastern High School, 632 King 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 town issues, policies, and issues of concern. Plainville…

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Kids listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
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FEB. 20-22 OTHER ‘THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER.’ Performed by the New Britain Teen Company. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. Carriage House Theater, 360 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $15 for adults, $13 for children, students, and seniors. (860) 515-8115, NBYT.org SATURDAY, FEB. 21 BRISTOL HUGA TUGA. 2 p.m. “Reading…

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Sen. Murphy to speak at chamber breakfast on March 9

February 20, 2015
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U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.).

  United States Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) will be the guest speaker at the Southington Chamber of Commerce’s celebrity breakfast on Monday, March 9 at the Manor Inn. Senator Murphy will discuss the nation’s current foreign policy as his main topic and will explore other issues. The former Southington resident served four years on the…

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Who said fall/ winter had to be brown, black, or gray?

February 20, 2015
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Typically, when you think fall/ winter clothing, you think of browns, blacks, and grays. The Spanish casual clothing line Desigual added a lot of color and pop to its fall collection Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center in New York last Thursday.  The line also welcomed Victoria’s Secret model Behati Prinsloo (and Adam Levine’s…

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Chip seal on town roads is getting complaints

February 20, 2015
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By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER A number of complaints regarding the chip seal process for paving the roads in Southington have recently become a topic of discussion among residents and town officials. At the Town Council meeting on Feb. 10, Southington resident Helen Henne spoke to the Town Council about the negative impacts of chip…

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