Obituary: Robert Doolan

June 23, 2016
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Robert Doolan, 55, of Southington passed on June 22, 2016 at CT Hospice in Branford. He is survived by his wife, Marcia, two sons Matthew of Southington and his fiancé’ Brittany Rosado and Shawn of Ukiah, CA and his fiancé’ Hayleigh Needling., his sister Beverly Ryan and sister-in-law Valeria Corish of Norwalk. Bob loved his…

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Obituary: Tyler French

June 23, 2016
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Tyler D. French, 26, of the Milldale section of Southington, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016. Born July 31, 1989, he was the son of Daniel French of Milldale and the late Joyce (Moran) French. Tyler loved to play the guitar, read and enjoyed working out. In addition to his father, he is survived by…

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Obituary: Arthur Nappi

June 23, 2016
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Arthur J. Nappi, 66, Southington passed away Saturday, June 18, 2016 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Arty was born in Waterbury on March 25, 1950, son of Catherine “Kitty” (Bartoletti) Nappi of Southington and the late Arthur Nappi. He was a graduate of St. Lucy’s Grammar School , Sacred Heart High School,…

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Raise the flag, and cue the band, for ‘1776’

June 23, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Heidi Bass-Lamberto loves history. And she loves the time period of the American Revolution. She has the perfect vehicle to pursue these twin loves as director of Southington Community Theatre’s production of the musical, “1776.” The musical follows the men who led the way toward the creation of the United…

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Bees shut out Somerset

June 23, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less: It was the James Skelton and Kyle Simon show as Skelton hammered two home runs and Simon pitched a complete game shutout. The Game Changed When…: …The game got off to a fast start when James Skelton hit a home run on the Bees very first pitch of…

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Miscellaneous listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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FRIDAY, JUNE 24 BRISTOL SINGLES ‘50S, ‘60S, ‘70S DANCE. Held by Social Connections. 8 p.m. Buffet from 8 to 9 p.m. DJ Tom Haynes. Dress casual. Nuchies, 164 Central St., Forestville. $12 for members. $17 for guests. (860) 582-8229. JUNE 24, 25 BRISTOL ‘HOUSE OF USHER’ AND ‘PIT AND THE PENDULUM.’ Part of the Hollywood…

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Music listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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FRIDAY, JUNE 24 OTHER SPIRIT SHAKER. Gibson Bar and Grill, 161 Bridge St., East Windsor. TUESDAY, JUNE 28 PLAINVILLE MAGIC MOMENTS. 6:30 p.m. Doo-wop and rock ‘n’ roll songs. Norton Park, band shell, Plainville. BRISTOL REDLINE BAND. “Rockin’ Out at Rockwell-Summer Concert Series.” Rock, funk, blues. Ultimate Wireform, Forestville. Facebook.com/bristolparksandrecreation THURSDAY, JUNE 30 BRISTOL FOLK AND SOCIAL…

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Meetings listings, starting June 24

June 22, 2016
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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 Public Library, lower level, 56 East Main St., Plainville. PLAINVILLE LIONS CLUB. 6:30 p.m. Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month.…

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Support group listings, starting June 24

June 22, 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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