Meetings listings, starting Aug. 11

ONGOING PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE LIONS CLUB. 6:30 p.m. Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month. Central Café, 24 Whiting St., Plainville. (860) 747-9402.   OTHER CASTLE CRAIG CAMERA CLUB MEETINGS. First and third Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Monthly programs, techniques…

Kids listings, starting Aug. 11

FRIDAY, AUG. 11 BRISTOL DRUM CIRCLE WITH JAMI RAY. 11 a.m. to 12 noon. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol.   PLAINVILLE FUN DAY. Held by the Plainville Recreation Department. 1 p.m. Grand finale to the summer programs. Face painting,…

Health listings, starting Aug. 11

WEDNESDAY, AUG.16 BRISTOL WEIGHT LOSS SUPPORT GROUP. 6 to 7 p.m. The office of Dr. Victoria Biondi, 122 Maple St., Bristol. (860) 583-1800.   AUG. 21-22 PLAINVILLE MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING. 8-hour training course designed to give members of…

Dining listings, starting Aug. 11

AUGUST PLAINVILLE ‘TASTE OF PLAINVILLE.’ With a $5 ticket, you receive 20 percent off your dinner at 17 local restaurants (excludes alcohol, tax, and tip). Benefits the Plainville Town Committee and Plainville Community Fund. Tickets available at Gnazzo’s Food Center…

Bees beat Sugar Land, 7-3

ROSA GOES 3-3, SCORES TWICE IN VICTORY OVER SUGAR LAND BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: A pair of 3 run home runs, one by Jon Griffin and another by Michael Crouse lead Bees to 7-3 win over Skeeters…

Bullpen tosses shutout in Bees’ loss

BULLPEN TOSSES 4 2/3 SHUTOUT INNINGS IN 5-0 LOSS BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Jovan Rosa tallies 900th professional hit, bullpen combines for 4.2 scoreless relief innings in 5-0 loss to Skeeters #ItsBetterWithTheBees The Game Changed When…: Josh…

Sundial to be unveiled Aug. 20

The DiMinno sundial will be unveiled on Sunday, Aug. 20 on site at the Old Linden Street School grounds, East Maple and Linden street, at 1 p.m. The ceremony is open to the public. A reception will follow at the…

Obituaries: Arline O’Rourke

Arline Anne (Aube) O’Rourke, age 96 of Braintree MA, formerly of Bristol CT, passed peacefully on Tuesday August 1, 2017 surrounded by family at Alliance Healthcare in Braintree.  Arline was born on March 12, 1921 in New Haven CT to…

Candidate petitions to run with Dems

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER John Kisulk, a Democrat, is campaigning to become a petitioning candidate spot for Town Council on the November ballot. “I want to force a primary with the Democratic Party,” he said on Monday. Kisulk needed…