Posts Tagged ‘ book ’

Vegetable book helps combat childhood obesity

January 2, 2014
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By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER A Plantsville man helped write a book to help teach children and parents about eating healthy and staying active. Pete Crouth has been a chef for 30 years and over that time has enjoyed teaching young and inexperienced individuals about the field trade. He took his interest in teaching to another…

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Author uses book to help Wounded Warriors

December 8, 2013
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Tyler Gillis, a junior at Southington High School, designed the cover for a book written by SHS teacher John “Brian” Durbin.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer For Southington high school teacher John “Brian” Durbin, serving in the military has become a family theme. Durbin, who goes by his middle name, “Brian,” is a retired infantryman who served in the U.S. Army for 23 years. His father, uncle and a first cousin also served in the military.…

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Southington Library to take part in Big Library Read

May 15, 2013
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By Ed Harris Editor   The Southington Library will join over 4,000 over libraries in the first ever Big Library Read. The Big Library Read begins today and runs through June 1. This event entails the participating libraries reading “Four Corners of the Sky,” by Michael Malone simultaneously via e-readers. “We choose to join with…

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