LISA, Inc. comes home to Plainville

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Living in Safe Alternatives (LISA), Inc., a Southington-based non-profit organization with arms stretched across the state, offers an array of programs to assist teens in the custody of the Department of Children and Families. The…

Police blotter for Nov. 24

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, Nov. 13  to Friday, Nov. 17: Juan Conde, 38, of 249 Arch St. Friendship, New Britain, was arrested on Nov. 13 and charged with illegal possession of fentanyl,…

Miscellaneous listings, starting Nov. 24

SATURDAY, NOV. 25 PLAINVILLE NOVEMBER MOVIE. 1:30 p.m., Saturday Nov. 25. “The Beguiled.” Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. BRISTOL 125TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBIT OF BRISTOL PUBLIC LIBRARY. 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. Followed by a short tour of points…

Meetings listings, starting Nov. 24

ONGOING OTHER CASTLE CRAIG CAMERA CLUB. First and third Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. First Baptist Church, 460 Broad St., Meriden. Monthly competitions. Programs to enhance your photographic skills and knowledge. New members welcome. www.castlecraigcamera.org

Support group listings, starting Nov. 24

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 p.m.…

Kids listings, starting Nov. 24

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 29 PLAINVILLE ANIME AND MANGA CLUB. 5:30 p.m. For ages 12 and up. Bring your dinner, your sketches, and anything else you want to share. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450. THURSDAY, NOV. 30…

Health listings, starting Nov. 24

TUESDAY, NOV. 27 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. hhcseniorservices.org THURSDAY, NOV. 30 BRISTOL BLOOD DRIVE. 1 to 6 p.m. Double Tree by Hilton, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. RedCrossBlood.org,…

Winter registration underway at Tunxis

Tunxis Community College in Farmington will offer accelerated credit courses during a winter session, which runs Dec. 27 to Jan. 12. Registration will be accepted through Dec. 27, prior to the first scheduled class. Courses meet Monday through Friday during…