Obituaries for Nov. 22

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For more information, go to our print edition or e-edition published Friday. Herman Alfred Kirschner, 87, of Bristol, died Monday, Nov. 11. He was the widower of Elizabeth Kirschner, who died…

Volunteers sought for boards

The Town of Plainville is looking for residents to serve on the Conservation Commission; Inland Wetlands Commission; and the Zoning Board of Appeals. If you are a registered voter and would like more information or an application, contact the Town…

United Way: Making the case for giving

By DONNA OSUCH UNITED WAY OF WEST CENTRAL CT. United Way isn’t about short-term charity, it’s about lasting change. We look at the big picture and provide large-scale solutions to the root causes of problems in our community. Many organizations…

Listings for Nov. 15

  Holiday listings NOV. 15, 16 BRISTOL HOLIDAY COUNTRY FAIR. Friday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Holiday crafts, country store, bake sale, tea-cup raffle, food and Swedish coffee rolls (on Saturday). GraceLutheranChurch,…

Police blotter for Nov. 15

The Southington Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Ryan Czwczynski, 30, of 131 West Center St., was charged on Oct. 31 with sixth degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth degree larceny. Bond was set at $5,000 with a…

Goodbye, seniors

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – It’s hard to lose a group of seniors in the world of scholastic sports. When you figure in four years of practices, scrimmages, bus rides to games and everything else that comes with…