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Municipal closings for Veterans Day

The Municipal Center, Library and Senior Center will be closed Monday, Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day. All Municipal Offices will open again on Tuesday, Nov. 13. Refuse collection will take place as usual.

Meet the candidates Richard Ireland Jr.

The Observer asked the candidates three questions. They were given the option of answering one to three of them as long as their total word count did not exceed a number assigned by paper. The questions were: A: What should…

Meet the candidates: William A. Petit, Jr. MD

The Observer asked the candidates three questions. They were given the option of answering one to three of them as long as their total word count did not exceed a number assigned by paper. The questions were: A: What should…

Obituaries: Bryan S. Was

Bryan S. Was, 22, of Plainville, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 26, 2018 at the Hospital of Central CT in New Britain.   Bryan was born September 2, 1996 in Farmington, son to Michelle Lee Was. He grew up…

Miscellaneous listings, starting Nov. 2

SATURDAY, NOV. 3 BRISTOL THE COLONIAL DINNER PROGRAM. 4 to 9 p.m. Sponsored by the Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut. Innkeepers at Morgan’s Tavern prepare an authentic Colonial-style Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings. Mead, beer, and wine will be…

Music listings, starting Nov. 2

SUNDAY, NOV. 4 BRISTOL THE CHAPARRALS. 1 to 5 p.m. Country rock and country music from 50s and 60s. Snacks and set ups available. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. (860) 585-5411, www.thecarouselmuseum.org   SUNDAY, NOV. 11 BRISTOL…

Senior listings starting Nov. 2

ONGOING BRISTOL BRISTOL SENIOR CENTER PHOTO CLUB. Mondays at 8:45 inBristol Senior Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.

Have your questions answered about Access Health CT enrollment

Access Health CT announced state residents who are looking to enroll, re-enroll or have questions about their healthcare coverage can talk to certified brokers, enrollment specialists and Access Health CT staff at several locations during weekdays and Saturdays. “We are…

Election Day activities for kids at library

The Plainville Public Library is offering several Election Day activities for all ages. Story Share – 10:30 a.m. Meet in the auditorium for some stories to start off.   BINGO – 11 a.m., in collaboration with the Plainville Recreation Department.…

Name added to Veterans wall

The following names have recently been added to the Plainville Veterans Memorial Wall. S1C Carl H. Kozlowski – U.S. Navy The Memorial Wall is located on the main floor of the Plainville Municipal Center adjacent to the Town Clerk’s Office.…