Letter: SCS food pantry enjoys a birthday wish

July 4, 2015
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Letter: SCS food pantry enjoys a birthday wish

To the editors: Southington Community Services would like to thank Madison Hendricks for her donation to help the Community Services Food Pantry. Madison recently celebrated her 10th birthday, and instead of gifts she requested boxes of cereal and granola bars. Madison was able to donate 150 boxes of cereal and 35 boxes of granola bars.…

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Letter: Reader misses the kids at Calendar House

July 4, 2015
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To the editor: Did you know that some Southington seniors continue to have lunch together most every day during the week—even after the end of the school year? All of these seniors have so much in common, be it high school cafeteria table or Calendar House round table. Yeah, we all love to each hot…

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Letter: Reader protests Council’s placement of solar panels

July 4, 2015
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To the editor: Once upon a time there was a beautiful meadow, full of wild grasses, native plants, bees, butterflies, and insects of all sorts. Birds made their nests in nearby trees. Deer, rabbits, and other animals frequented the meadow, as did people walking their dogs and children flying kites, looking for bugs, or climbing…

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The future Lady Knights storm the court at SHS

July 3, 2015
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About 50 girls gathered at the Southington High School gym to take part in their last day of the Blue Knights Girls’ Basketball Clinic on Friday, June 26. From hot pink windbreaker pants to matching highlighter sneakers, socks, and shorts, the campers ranged in age from third grade to incoming high school freshmen. The camp…

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Health listings for July 3

July 3, 2015
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Health listings for July 3

TUESDAY, JULY 7 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org

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Performance listings for July 3

July 3, 2015
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NOW thru JULY 4 OTHER JON RINEMAN. 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. 10:30 p.m., Saturday. Head monologue writer for “Tonight Show with Jimy Fallon.” Comix at Foxwoods, Foxwoods Resort casino, Mashantucket. $15 to $40. ComixatFoxwoods.com NOW thru JULY 19 OTHER ‘HAIR.’ Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Road, West Hartford. $15 to $45. (860) 523-5900, ext.…

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Miscellaneous listings for July 3

July 3, 2015
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Miscellaneous listings for July 3

TUESDAY, JULY 7 BRISTOL THE WHAT, WHERE AND HOW OF DOCTOR WHO. 6:30 p.m. With Clive Young. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787 ext 2007. THURSDAY, JULY 9 PLAINVILLE ‘MACFARLAND USA.’ 2:30 p.m. Movie with Kevin Costner. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1446. OTHER ‘BURNING IN THE SUN.’…

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Kids listings for July 3

July 3, 2015
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Kids listings for July 3

TUESDAY, JULY 7 SOUTHINGTON THE STEVE TAYLOR PUPPETS, THE AMAZING ANDY. Part of the Southington Parks and Recreation Department’s Kid’s Entertainment Series. 6 to 8 p.m. Front pine grove at Recreation Park, Maxwell Noble Dr., Plantsville. In case of inclement weather, moves to Community Pavilion on the drive-in site or to the auditorium at South…

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Meetings listings for July 3

July 3, 2015
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Meetings listings for July 3

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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