Obituary: Joseph J. Maruzo Jr., 78

April 6, 2016
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Joseph J. Maruzo Jr, 78, formerly of Norwich, CT, died on Thursday, March 24 at L&M Hospital in New London, CT. He was born in Norwich, CT to the late Joseph and Kathleen (Chausse) Maruzo Sr.  Joe served his country for 20 years in the US Navy until his retirement with Honorable Discharge.  He qualified…

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Obituary: Nelson J. Dumond, 88

April 6, 2016
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Nelson J. Dumond, 88, of Southington, died on Tuesday, April 5.

Nelson J. Dumond, 88, of Southington, passed away on Tuesday, April 5th at the Hospital of Central CT in New Britain. He was the loving husband of Jeanne “Marie” Cormier Dumond for 63 years. He was born in Grand Isle, ME the son of the late Patrick and Mary (Albert) Dumond. Prior to his retirement…

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Obituary: Felice Cassella, 93

April 6, 2016
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Felice Cassella, 93, of Southington, died on Saturday, April 2, 2016.

Felice (Zompanti) Cassella, 93, of Southington, passed away on Saturday, April 2, 2016.  She was the wife of the late Joseph Edward Cassella. She was born in Ceprano, Italy, the daughter of the late Anthony and Rosa    Zompanti. Felice was a graduate of New Britain High School.  Before becoming a mother and dedicating her life…

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Obituary: Irene P. Thurlow, 89

April 6, 2016
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Irene P. (Barry) Thurlow, 89, of Southington passed away on April, 4, 2016 at the Summit at Plantsville. She was the wife of Winthrop “Win” Thurlow. Born October 26, 1926 in New Bedford, MA, she was the daughter of the late Chauncey and Elizabeth (Garvey) Barry. Irene retired from Allstate Insurance in Farmington. In addition…

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Music listings, starting April 8

April 6, 2016
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SATURDAY, APRIL 9 BRISTOL CARRIE JOHNSON, LIBBY JOHNSON, PAUL SACHS. 7 to 9 p.m. Concert to benefit the Philippines Mission Fund. Musicians will perform and share their creative process in putting words to music. Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. First Congregational Church, 31 Maple St., Bristol, auditorium level. $20 per person. OTHER…

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Health listings, starting April 8

April 6, 2016
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MONDAY, APRIL 11 BRISTOL ‘BREATHE EASIER: TIPS FOR MANAGING YOUR ASTHMA.’ 11 a.m. to noon. Learn more about the triggers, symptoms, and treatment of asthma. The Wheeler Health and Wellness Center, 10 North Main St., Bristol. (860) 584-6555. TUESDAY, APRIL 12 OTHER MANAGING YOUR DIABETES. 11 a.m. to noon. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services.…

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Performance listings, starting April 8

April 6, 2016
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FRIDAY, APRIL 8 PLAINVILLE PCS YOUTH THEATER TALENT SHOW. 7:30 p.m. Talented youth from Plainville, Southington, Bristol, Farmington. Vocal and instrumental performances. Some music is written and composed by the cast members. Directed by Maryjane and Peter Peluso. The Middle School of Plainville, Northwest Drive, Plainville. Tickets at the door. $5. SOUTHINGTON ANGELINA DIANA, PSYCHIC…

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Dining listings, starting April 8

April 6, 2016
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APRIL 8-9 OTHER ‘SAVOR—A CELEBRATION OF WINE, FOOD AND SPIRITS.’ Connecticut Convention Center, Columbus Blvd., Hartford. SavorCT.com SATURDAY, APRIL 9 BRISTOL EASTER SUPPER ‘SWIECONKA.’ 5 p.m. Menu includes blessed eggs, roast pork, mashed potatoes, kielbasa, sauerkraut, baka bread, dessert, and coffee. St. Stanislaus Church, 510 West St., Bristol.  $9. Tickets only available by calling (860)…

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Miscellaneous listings, starting April 8

April 6, 2016
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APRIL 8-9 BRISTOL ’20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH’ and ‘EARTH VERSUS THE FLYING SAUCERS.’ Part of the Hollywood at the Bijou series. Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. $3 donation. (860) 583-6309. PreserveHollywood.org APRIL 8-9 PLAINVILLE FRIENDS OF THE PLAINVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY ANNUAL…

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