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Recreation opportunities abound for summer

By NICOLE JACQUES CORRESPONDENT With the end of the school year, the Plainville Recreation Department is preparing for another summer packed with activities throughout Norton Park and across town. This year’s recreation guide offers a variety of returning programs, as…

Police blotter for July 5

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Maxx E. Wheeler, 24, of 27 Seminary St., Plainville, was charged on June 21 with passing on the right, evading responsibility, and interfering with an officer. Bond was set at $1,000…

New Nutmeg TV talk show seeks layman guests

A new series at Nutmeg TV, called “Eye 2 Eye,” is looking for volunteer guests from Avon, Berlin,  Burlington, Bristol, Canton Farmington, New Britain, and Plainville. The show’s host, Linda Cavanaugh, calls the venture, “talk TV with a twist.” “My…

Listings for July 5

Miscellaneous listings WEDNESDAY, JULY 10 OTHER BUSINESS AFTER HOURS. Held by the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce. 5:30 to 7 p.m. Farmington Mini Golf and Ice Cream Parlor, 1048 Farmington Ave., Farmington. CentralCTChambers.org. (860) 584-4718.   ‘THE GILDED AGE OF…

Obituaries for July 5

The following obituaries will be published in the July 5 issue of the Observer. For further details, look to the print edition or e-edition published on Friday.  Sophia M. (Farbotko) Kozyrski, 60, of Plainville, wife of Wieslaw “Vin” Kozyrski, diedon…

Plainville High seniors graduate

Plainville High School’s Class of 2013 graduated on Thursday night. This year’s graduates are:   Acey, Ryan Joseph Alagic, Edmir Anastasas, George D Andrukiewicz, Angelika Arena, Nicholas Salvatore Artis, Dallas Orlando Ashelman, Kathleen Victoria Aslan, Damla Ayoub, Sherihan George Benoit,…

Listings for June 28

  Miscellaneous listings JUNE 28-29 OTHER GRAVEYARD SHIFT GHOST TOURS. 6 p.m., 7 p.m., 8 p.m. Mark Twain House and Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $20 for adults 17 and up, $16 for members of the museum, $13 for children…