Health listings for June 5

June 5, 2015
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TUESDAY, JUNE 9 BRISTOL ‘DISCIPLINING YOUR TODDLER.’ 6 to 8 p.m. Part of “The Toddler Development and Discipline Series.” Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $5 per parent, $6 per provider. Register. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@bristolhospital.org JUNE 9 to SEPT. 3 SOUTHINGTON ‘STRONGWOMEN-HEALTHY HEARTS.’ 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Designed to help…

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Music listings for June 5

June 5, 2015
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FRIDAY, JUNE 5 PLAINVILLE SPIRIT SHAKER. Redzone Grille, 54 West Main St., Plainville. OTHER HOT 93.7’s HOT JAM 2015. 8 p.m. Trey Songz, Kid Ink, Natalie LaRose, Fetty Wap, Yazz The Greatest. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $65 to $95. Foxwoods.com SATURDAY, JUNE 6 OTHER ‘WEIRD AL’ YANKOVIC. 4 and 8 p.m. Fox Theater,…

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Blue Knight duffers ranked No. 2 in top division

June 5, 2015
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By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Blue Knights golf team (11-4) won two on the road to push them towards lower scores for the Division I state tournament and prepare for the CCC Golf Tournament. The Knights started the week with a 150-152 win at Simsbury Farms Golf Course on Tuesday, May 26. The Knights lost…

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Shaw, Wilson to play at Western

June 5, 2015
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Adam Wilson, left, and Brett Shaw, right, will play baseball for Western Connecticut State University next year.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Brett Shaw and Adam Wilson chuckled like two siblings at the dinner table when they signed their letters of intent on Thursday, May 21, and that might have been because the two Blue Knights were both committing to play baseball for another teammate’s father next year when they continue their careers…

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Baseball rallies for a conference title with a win over Simsbury

June 5, 2015
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By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER It wasn’t decided until the final week of the season, but the Blue Knight baseball team came out of the battle on top. Two split games on the road and a 3-2 Simsbury (15-5, 10-4 in CCC West) loss to Farmington (12-8, 8-6 in CCC West) to end the regular season…

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Salon owner, author, and advocate for abuse victims

June 5, 2015
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Casey Morley of Casey’s Image Consultants, has become a strong voice about domestic abuse.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER As Casey Morley looked into a mirror in her cozy, purple painted salon on North Main St., she recalled how standing behind the salon chair and looking into the mirror as she spoke with clients helped her find the voice that she had lost in a lifetime of abuse. Her new-found voice…

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Editorial: The show must go on

June 5, 2015
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If you listen to chatter around town, it’s clear that people are aware of Southington’s long sports legacy. With our recent “Best Communities for Music Education” designation, the town is getting national attention for our powerhouse band and music programs. Even our engineers are getting much-deserved recognition for their recent robotics success. But how about…

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Bristol Blues video stream for last night’s season opener

June 5, 2015
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Miss last night’s Bristol Blues game. No need to worry. Here is a rebroadcast of last night’s action. Bristol Blues vs. Brockton, Mass. June 4

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These rockers prove age ain’t nothing but a number

June 5, 2015
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  By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters told the Irish Times back in November, “Rock and roll is a young man’s game.” He said it as more of an apology since, obviously, he’s still performing rock music into his 40s. But in its earlier days, truthfully, rock and roll was…

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