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Robinson bowling classic is a PARC playground

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Plainville Adult Resource Center (PARC) held the 17th annual Frank Robinson Thanksgiving Bowling Classic on Saturday, Nov. 23, at Lessard Lanes, where more than 150 people bowled in support the Plainville-based nonprofit organization. Robinson, for…

PARC bowling classic on Nov. 23

PARC’s 17th annual Frank Robinson Sr. Thanksgiving Bowling Classic will be held at Lessard Lanes, 136 New Britain Ave., Plainville,  from 4 to 7 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 23. Participants can choose bowling or mini golf. The $25 registration fee…

A walk in the PARC

Local supporters swarmed to Norton Park last Saturday for the annual Coughlin walk to benefit PARC. First responders and their families were front and center at the walk, which was dedicated to Plainville’s first responders. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI

First responders to be honored at Coughlin walk on Oct. 5

Community first responders will be recognized and honored by PARC, Inc. at the 19th Helen and Danny Coughlin annual memorial walk on Saturday, Oct. 5. The event, which will be held at Norton Park, is one of the major fundraisers…

PARC to honor first responders at annual walkathon on Oct. 5

Community first responders will be recognized and honored by PARC, Inc. at the 19th Helen and Danny Coughlin annual memorial walk on Saturday, Oct. 5. The event, which will be held at Norton Park, is one of the major fundraisers…

Beating the heat at Camp Trumbull

Campers beat the heat at Camp Trumbull, a summer day camp for school aged children with special needs offered through PARC. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI

Locals recognized by PARC

PARC celebrated the incoming of spring with its annual spring dance on March 30. Each year, awards are given out, honoring one business and one community member with the John P. Sullivan award along with a shining star award honoring…

Poker Run fundraiser on May 4

The 2019 Poker Run, a fundraiser for PARC, will be held Saturday, May 4. The annual event is held in memory of Ed Mercure, a former Plainville resident, who died in a motorcycle accident in 2010. Mercure was a retired…

PARC dinner, dance, awards to celebrate Plainville volunteers

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Plainville’s PARC, a coalition that supports people of all ages who live with disabilities with educational programs and activities, is gearing up for their annual spring dance on March 30 at Nuchies Restaurant, 164 Central…

PARC walkathon strides forward toward Oct. 1

Plans for the 16th annual Helen Coughlin Memorial Walkathon are developing rapidly for the major fundraiser set for Saturday, Oct. 1 at Norton Park thanks to sponsors, staff, volunteers, supporters and members. For more than 50 years, PARC has provided…