Time is running out to buy raffle ticket for Harley

November 17, 2015
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It is time for the Harley Davidson Street Glide raffle drawing at the New England Carousel Museum with one week left to purchase tickets. Stop in at The New England Carousel Museum, a nonprofit organization, and buy a ticket for the drawing to be held on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. The public is…

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SHS marching band scores 4th place at national championship

November 17, 2015
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On Saturday, Nov. 7, the Southington High School marching band capped another championship season with a fourth place finish at the USBands National Championship. The Blue Knights competed at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey in a division of 14 championship bands, and Southington rallied to its best finish at the championship event. Southington earned their…

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Police announce winter parking ban

November 16, 2015
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The Southington Police Department announced that the town-wide winter parking ban will take effect on Sunday, Nov. 15. The emergency parking ban, sidewalk maintenance ordinance, snow throwing ordinance, and absent owner requirements go into effect on the same day. Winter Parking Ban. It shall be unlawful from November 15 to April 15 for the owner…

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Artist demonstration offered Nov. 18

November 11, 2015
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On Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. Southington Arts and Crafts Association will sponsor a painting demonstration by artist, Zufar Bikbov. The main focus of the artist’s work is “plein-air painting with moderate landscape abstraction.” Zufar graduated Cum Laude from Zelenodolsk Art School in his homeland of Russia. He continued self-education with leading artists from…

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Business Administration courses offered online by Tunxis

November 11, 2015
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Tunxis Community College’s Business Administration program will offer new seven-week online courses starting in January as part of its offerings for those students who want the added flexibility of taking courses off-campus in a quicker time frame. The initial seven-week online courses, “Financial Accounting” and “Principles of Marketing,” which start Jan. 25 and March 28,…

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Music listings for Nov. 13

November 11, 2015
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Sister Marie Roccapriore from St. Thomas Church is this year’s recipient of the UNICO Gold Medal award.

FRIDAY, NOV. 13 OTHER SPIRIT SHAKER. Hungry Tiger, Charter Oak Street, Manchester. SATURDAY, NOV. 14 BRISTOL THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. Country and country rock music. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $12. Snacks and set-ups available. BYOB. Singles welcome. (860)585-5411, info@TheCarouselMuseum.org OTHER THE VALLEY CHORDSMEN PRESENT THE 68TH ANNUAL BARBERSHOP HARMONY…

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Holiday listings for Nov. 13

November 11, 2015
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.NOV. 13-14 PLAINVILLE CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE AND CRAFT FAIR. Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Arts and crafts, bake sale, Holiday café. Our Lady of Mercy, 19 S. Canal St., Plainville. $1. (860) 747-6825. NOV. 13-14 PLAINVILLE THE SNOWFLAKE FAIR. Friday, 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3…

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Health listings for Nov. 13

November 11, 2015
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TUESDAY, NOV. 17 BRISTOL HELP ME GROW DEVELOPMENTAL SCREENING EVENT. 9 a.m. to noon. For 1 to 3 year olds. The program’s purpose is to identify children at-risk for developmental delays and behavioral issues. Register for location. (860) 584-7822, ext. 5 to make an appointment. THURSDAY, NOV. 19 PLAINVILLE FREE DIABETES EDUCATION SESSION. 2 p.m.…

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Performance listings for Nov. 13

November 11, 2015
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NOV. 13-15 BRISTOL ‘THE LIGHT BURNS BLUE.’ Friday, Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. St. Paul Performing Arts performs play written by Silva Semmerciyan. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. spchs.com. NOV. 13-DEC. 5 OTHER ‘LYSISTRATA’ BY ARISTOPHANES. 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Sunday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m.…

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