Blues launch season with 3-1 victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The final week of May meant the Bristol Blues were back in action, opening up the 2018 Futures Collegiate Baseball League campaign on the road on Thursday, May 31. The Blues took its first game…

Kids listing starting June 8

SATURDAY, JUNE 9 BRISTOL MUSEUM MAGIC. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free Admission Day. Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center, 175 Shrub Rd., Bristol. www.elcct.org ONGOING BRISTOL PLAYFUL LEARNERS PLAYGROUP. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Families with children ages 3 and…

Dining listings for June 8

SUNDAY, JUNE 10 BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 BREAKFAST. 8 to 11 a.m. Buffet breakfast. Scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, sausage, ham, pancakes, French toast, coffee, orange juice. American Legion Post 22, 22 Hooker Ct., Bristol. $7. Take out orders…

Performance listings starting June 8

NOW thru JUNE 9 OTHER ‘COMEDIANS.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Directed by Johnny Peifer of Bristol. Hole in the Wall Theater, 116 Main St., New Britain. (860) 229-3049. hitw.tix.com. After 8 p.m., parking is free at Szczesny Garage…

Support group listings starting June 8

TUESDAY, JUNE 12 SOUTHINGTON FAMILIES AND CAREGIVERS OF PATIENTS ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE OR MEMORY DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13 SOUTHINGTON ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUP. 6:30 to 7:30…

Meetings listings starting June 8

SATURDAY, JUNE 9 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT MULBERRY GARDENS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day, and memory care community. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry St., Southington. (860) 276-1020. SOUTHINGTON PATRIOTIC PAINTING PARTY. 1:30 p.m. Create a flag-themed wooden…

Music listings starting June 8

SATURDAY, JUNE 8 BRISTOL CARL D. 7 p.m. Songs from the band’s CD, “Thru The Years” and old favorites. Cup of Grace Coffeehouse, Grace Baptist Church, 736 King St., Bristol. Donations welcome. (860) 402-7555, www.gracebaptistct.com FRIDAY, JUNE 15 BRISTOL SPIRIT…

Miscellaneous listings for June 8

JUNE 8-9 BRISTOL USED BOOK MINI SALES. Held by the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adult fiction will be sold at half price all day Saturday. 200…

Obituaries: Carmine Lalama

Carmine Lalama, 70 of Plainville, passed away Tuesday May 29, 2018 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. He was the loving husband of Roberta (Randall) Lalama.   Carmine was born June 22, 1947 in Pacentro, Italy a…

Obituaries: Lawrence F. Kendall

Lawrence F. Kendall, 79, of Plainville, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, June 3, 2018.  He was the beloved husband of Pamela (Jaquith) Kendall, with whom he shared 58 years of marriage. Born in New Britain on November…