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Grace Baptist hosts fundraiser for fellow parishioner

April 22, 2014
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The members of Grace Baptist Church are coming together to support one of their fellow parishioners who was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) last year. Last June, Bristol resident Stuart Sherman was diagnosed with ALS, a motor neuron disease, and recently he received an assistance dog from National Education for Assistance Dog Services (NEADS).…

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Before the magic of the runway began

April 22, 2014
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McCabe-Waters to open season April 26

April 20, 2014
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The McCabe-Waters Little League will kick off its 65th season on Saturday, April 26 at its field facilities in Rockwell Park, on the corner of Spruce Street and Park Hill Road. The teams will be brought onto the fields at 8:30 a.m., and a brief…

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Trashion Fashion draws them with artistry, message

April 20, 2014
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The environmentally friendly mission of ‘Trashion’

April 18, 2014
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The environmentally friendly mission of ‘Trashion’

By SARAH JOHNSON CORRESPONDENT The 4th Annual Hartford Trashion Fashion Show, in collaboration with Evergreen Design Co., will be held Saturday, April 19 at Hartford City Hall, 550 Main St., Hartford from 6 – 9 pm This announcement begs the obvious question … What is…

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United Way salutes communities’ movers and ‘Builders’

April 18, 2014
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United Way salutes communities’ movers and ‘Builders’

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Every year, the United Way of West Central Connecticut hosts its annual Community Builders’ reception to honor its volunteers who dedicate their time and energy into the causes the United Way supports. This year’s event honored the United Way’s Youth…

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Bristol Hospital president to speak to local seniors May 12

April 18, 2014
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On Monday, May 12 at the Bristol Senior Center on Stafford Avenue, the president and CEO of Bristol Hospital, Kurt Barwis, will speak about and explain the current practice of hospitals to admit patients for “observation” or as “outpatients” even if the ailment is critical…

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Fund raiser for Prudence Crandall Center at Applebee’s, April 30

April 18, 2014
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Fund raiser for Prudence Crandall Center at Applebee’s, April 30

Brooke Murdock, Miss Plainville’s Outstanding Teen 2014 is holding a “Dining to Donate” fundraiser for the Prudence Crandall Center on Wednesday, April 30 at Applebee’s in Plainville, 270 New Britain Ave., from 11 to 12 a.m. You can obtain a voucher at the Downtown Cafe,…

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Tunxis holds career fair next Tuesday

April 18, 2014
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TunxisCommunity College will host a Career Fair on Tuesday, April 22 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the AdministrationBuilding corridor. The public is invited to attend free of charge. Organizations seeking to hire, as well as job placement agencies, will be represented by over…

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