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Health listings starting May 25

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENINGS. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Appointments necessary. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.  

Performance listings, starting May 25

NOW thru JUNE 9 OTHER ‘COMEDIANS.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and a May 27 Sunday matinee on May 27. May 25 is Pay What You Can Night. Directed by Johnny Peifer of Bristol. Hole in the Wall Theater,…

Kids listings, starting May 25

TUESDAY, MAY 29 BRISTOL MOMMY AND DADDY STORY TIME FOR TODDLERS. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Bristol Preschool Child Care Center, Burlington Avenue, Bristol. SUNDAY, JUNE 10 SOUTHINGTON ANNUAL JUNIOR MISS SOUTHINGTON PAGEANT. Contestants sought. Must be between the ages of…

Miscellaneous listings, starting May 25

SATURDAY, MAY 26 OTHER SINGLES MEMORIAL WEEKEND PICNIC. 2 p.m. Sponsored by Singles Social Connecticut. For picnic, bring appetizer, side dish or dessert. If no food, pay extra $5. Admission is $5 for members, $15 for guests. 46 Swan Ave.…

Dining listings, starting May 25

  FRIDAY, JUNE 1 PLAINVILLE STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Served at church or available as takeout orders. Free delivery of shortcake orders of 10 more. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. (860) 793-9590,…

Memorial Day closures

The Municipal Center, Senior Center and Library will be closed Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. All municipal offices will re-open on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. No trash or recycling collection will occur on Monday, Memorial Day. Collection…

Obituaries: John C. Rosa

John C. Rosa, 47, died at home on Thursday (May 17, 2018). He was born on March 20, 1971 in Hartford and was a son of Susan Nestor and the late R. Dennis Rosa.   John grew up in Plainville…

Obituaries: Marie L. Albert

Marie L. (Gervais) Albert, 87, of Plainville, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain.  She now joins her beloved husband of 50 years, Joseph, who predeceased her 15 years ago. Born…

Event provides information to those with ‘not so empty nest’

  By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER “The Not-So Empty Nest” was the theme for the 10th annual Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Conference, held at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East Main St., on Tuesday, May 8. The event offered resources and…

Police blotter for May 18

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 4 to Thursday, May 10: Christopher J. McMullan, 25, of 73 Morningside Dr., Bristol, was arrested on May 4 and charged with second degree threatening and second…