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Arts Council to again host Artists with Disabilities

August 6, 2014
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By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer For the second year, the Southington Arts Council, Inc. will host the “Artists With Disabilities Exhibit” at The Paris In Plantsville Gallery. Carole Milano, director of the Arts Council, said that she got the idea for the exhibit from the Southbury Training School where her sister resided. Her sister Kathleen,…

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Art provides local teen with his own voice

August 23, 2013
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Daniel Gagnier, center, poses with his mother Denise, right, his self-portrait, far right, and a family friend at Paris in Plantsville in Southington.

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER From the time Southington resident Daniel Gagnier was 12 years old, accomplishing tasks that involve the use of his fine motor skills and speech became difficult. At the age of eight, doctors diagnosed the teen with Rasmussen’s Encephalitis, a rare disease that involves constant seizures, loss of motor skills, and…

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Paris in Plantsville presents Munny Madness II

December 9, 2012
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Munny Madness II, the latest exhibit at Paris in Plantsville art gallery, 15 West Main St., Southington opened tonight, Dec. 8. Artists decorated the Munnys, which are toys, in a myriad of ways, including this one that offers a nod to "Star Wars."

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