Classic car show at the Southington drive-in on Sunday

August 10, 2016
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Southington Drive-In Theatre
935 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk., Plantsville, CT 06479
Phone:(860) 276-6219
www.SouthingtonDrive-In.org

The 2016 “Wings of Hope” team, along with Katie and Mike Dragon, will be sponsoring the 5th annual “Rev Up for a Cure” event on Sunday, Aug. 14 at the Southington Drive-In, 935 Meriden Waterbury Rd. in Plantsville. The classic car and all-American muscle show will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is…

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Southington senior listings for the Aug. 12 edition

August 10, 2016
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

TUESDAY, AUG 16 SOUTHINGTON TRIBUTE TO GRAND OLE OPRY. 11 a.m. at the Aqua Turf Club, Mulberry St. Dave Colucci, Judy Brinn, Sarah the fiddlier, and Richie’s country Wranglers band with songs from Eddie Arnold, Hank Williams, Kenny Rogers, Johnny Cash, and more. Coffee, donuts, door prizes, and family style luncheon. Cost is $40. RSVP…

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Southington music listings for the Aug. 12 edition

August 10, 2016
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THURSDAY, AUG. 25 SOUTHINGTON SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave. Bring a lawn chair. The third concert in the Southington Care Center Summer Concert Series will feature Don Sziemer. THURSDAY, SEPT. 15 SOUTHINGTON SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Southington Care…

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Expect delays on Route 10 on Wednesday night

August 9, 2016
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Detour

Southington police issued a traffic advisory for Route 10 in Southington. On Wednesday, Aug. 10, an over-sized, overweight vehicle caravan will be traveling on Route 10 in Southington starting at the Southington-Plainville town line at 8 p.m. At that time there will be a police escort with the caravan to assist with traffic flow as…

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Foundation announces grant, scholarship recipients

August 9, 2016
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Foundation announces grant, scholarship recipients

Viewing musical performances. Shopping at a food pantry. Attending support groups and education classes. Those are a few ways that the recent grants awarded by Main Street Community Foundation will inspire, affect and touch you and your neighbors who live and work in the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington and Wolcott reported a…

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Women and Girls’ Fund accepting grant applications

August 9, 2016
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The Women & Girls’ Fund of Main Street Community Foundation is currently accepting grant applications from local nonprofit organizations through its annual competitive grant cycle. The application, which includes the grantmaking guidelines and criteria, is available on Main Street Community Foundation’s website, www.mainstreetfoundation.org. Nonprofit organizations with programs serving women and girls in Bristol, Burlington, Plainville,…

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Bees look to square series with Revolution

August 9, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to bounce back and even their series with the York Revolution! First pitch 6:30PM! Series: York rallied late to take the opening game of the four-game set vs. the Bees 10-8 last night. The remaining games of the series- including tonight’s- will all begin at 6:30PM. Bees…

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Tough women in a rough and tumble Chi-town

August 9, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly are the women front and center in the story of a rough-and-tumble Windy City in the 1920s. “Chicago,” the musical from Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse with music from John Kander and lyrics from Ebb, tells the tale of how Roxie finds celebrity status as…

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The Go Go’s aren’t gone, gone just yet

August 9, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR They’re saying “farewell.” But they’re not saying goodbye forever. The Go Go’s are out on the road this summer, and they’re coming to Connecticut next week, on what is dubbed their 2016 Farewell Tour. But the band’s original and only drummer Gina Schock said the group is not, repeat, breaking…

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