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Obituaries for July 25

July 23, 2014
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The following obituaries will be published Terrie Priscilla Wilmore passed away April 29.  Martha M. (Pelletier) Landeen of Bristol, widow of Elwin M Landeen, died Thursday, July 3 at Ingraham Manor in Bristol. Ethelyn (Devoe) Positano, 94 of 32 Grove St., Bristol died at her home on Sunday, July 13. She was the widow of…

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Rec. Dept. holds Fun Day for kids Aug. 15

July 22, 2014
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The Plainville Recreation Department will be hosting a Fun Day on Friday, Aug.15 at 1 p.m. at Norton Park. Fun Day is the grand finale to the summer programs. Activities include face painting, spin art, thumbprints, tattoos, a dunker, tissue flowers, pony rides, and a…

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Summer energy assistance available from Operation Fuel

July 22, 2014
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Operation Fuel has begun its summer energy assistance program for households that are struggling to pay their energy bills and are in danger of having their utilities shut off. As a result of trying to keep their homes warm this past winter, many Connecticut families…

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Chamber after-hours, beautification award presentation at Compounce Aug. 20

July 22, 2014
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The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce will be hosting a Business After Hours and Beautification Awards presentation at LakeCompounce on Wednesday, Aug. 20. The event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. in the picnic pavilion; however, tickets bought for the event are good…

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State expected to give town $950K for artificial turf at PHS

July 18, 2014
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State Representative Betty Boukus (D- Plainville, New Britain) announced that $950,000 in state funding to construct a synthetic turf athletic field at Plainville High School is expected to be approved by the State Bond Commission next Friday, July 25. A press release from the legislator’s…

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Giving back is ‘sweet’ reward for 9-year-old

July 18, 2014
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Giving back is ‘sweet’ reward for 9-year-old

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER For Nico Fasold of Plainville, giving back to the Make-A-Wish Foundation over the past four years through his annual lemonade stand has been more than just “sweet.” On Saturday, the 9-year old set up his lemonade stand at the end…

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JV squad keeping up its volleyball skills

July 18, 2014
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JV squad keeping up its volleyball skills

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – There’s always time to play a little volleyball. And for some of the members of the Plainville volleyball team, summertime is a chance to hone some skills and get some needed floor time. The Blue Devils’ junior varsity…

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Republican candidate in 22nd gets grant; names campaign captains

July 18, 2014
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Helen Bergenty, chairman of the Plainville Republican Town Committee today announced in a news release that Kathy Pugliese received the approval of the Citizens Election Program Grant. Pugliese noted in the Republican press release, “This is fantastic news for our campaign. Our team has been…

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Plainville Dems to meet

July 18, 2014
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The July meeting of the Plainville Democratic Town Committee will be held on Thursday, July 24 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the Plainville Municipal Center.

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