Author: mchaiken

Music listings, starting July 20

TUESDAY, JULY 24 BRISTOL MID-SUMMER MOTOWN. 6:30 p.m. Presented by The Library Coffee House. Bristol Public Library, 5 High Street, Bristol. No charge. RSVP. www.BristolLib.com. (860) 584–7787 x 2023. Refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Bristol Public Library.   TUESDAY, JULY 24 BRISTOL SICK…

Performance listings, starting July 20

NOW to AUG. 4 OTHER THERESA REBECK’S ‘OUR HOUSE.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 22 at 2 p.m. Hole in the Wall Theater, 116 Main St., New Britain. www.hitw.org   NOW to AUG. 5 OTHER ‘THE COLOR…

Senior listings, starting July 20

ONGOING BRISTOL BRISTOL SENIOR CENTER PHOTO CLUB. Thursdays, 9 to 11 a.m. Bristol Senior Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.

Support group listings, starting July 20

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129.   NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30…

Obituaries: Robert C. Huey II

Robert C. Huey II, beloved son and father, passed away on June 1. He was born on Oct. 3, 1961, in Punxsutawney, Penn, the son of Robert and Sarah (Reitmyer) Huey. He has four children, Robert III, Bry, Annalicia, and…

Plainville, Bristol to share building inspection services

Beginning in August 2018, the Plainville Building Department and Bristol Building Department will enter a joint agreement to provide all building inspection services to citizens. A Plainville Building Official will be available on Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.…

Petit Road Race coming up quickly

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The annual Petit 5K Road Race is back again for an 11th year of fundraising, set for Sunday, July 22 at 9 a.m. outside of Plainville High School. Each year, the race raises money for…

Police blotter for July 13

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Wednesday, June 27 to Thursday, July 5: Macey T. Jenkins, 26, of 42 S. Grandview Ave., Unit 1, Daytona Beach, Fla., was arrested on June 27 and charged with…

Avon’s momentum leaves Plainville with loss

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Avon scored three first inning runs without the benefit of a base hit and used that momentum to pull away with a 4-1 win over Post 33 on Saturday, July 7 at Trumbull Park in Plainville.…

Keeping the art of carousels alive

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The spotlight will be placed on the artwork of the carousel on July 19. The Bristol Historical Society will host “Amusement Park Restoration Art— An Evening with artists William Finkenstein and Cortlandt Hull.” Hull said…