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Police blotter for April 25

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Amanda Arroyo, 21, of 233 Redstone Hill Rd., Apt. No. C10, Bristol was arrested on April 11 and charged with second degree failure to appear. •Byron A. Bentley, 22, of 132 Robertson…

Music listings for April 25

FRIDAY, APRIL 25 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers, 300 Middle St., Bristol.   FOLKSINGER ANDREW MCKNIGHT. 7:30 p.m. McKnight will perform his own award-winning music. Gallery 156 of Artist Tree Tea House, 160 School St., Bristol. $20. No one will be…

Meetings listings for April 25

THURSDAY, MAY 1 OTHER NETWORK YOUR WAY TO A NEW HOME. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Held by Latinos United for Professional Advancement. Guest speakers include the Connecticut Housing Authority and the Greater New England Minority Supplier Development Council. Information stations.…

Dining listings for April 25

SATURDAY, APRIL 26 BRISTOL PASTA DINNER BENEFIT FOR STUART SHERMAN. Proceeds to National Education for Assistance Dog Services. 5 to 8 p.m. GraceBaptistChurch Gymnasium, 736 King St., Bristol. $10. Children under 10, $5. (860) 585-7976.   SOUTHINGTON MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH.…

Health listings for April 25

MONDAY, APRIL 28 BRISTOL ‘I CAN DO IT MYSELF!: FOSTERING INDEPENDENCE AND SELF-HELP SKILLS IN TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and ChildCenter, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. No charge to Bristol families or child care providers working in…

Kids listings for April 25

APRIL 25-27 OTHER ‘GREAT EXPECTATIONS.’ Performed by New Britain Youth Theater Company. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Featuring cast members from Plainville and Southington. Trinity-on-MainPerformanceCenter, 69 Main St., New Britain. $13 for adults, $11…

Support group listings for April 25

MONDAY, APRIL 28 OTHER CENTRAL CT CELIAC SUPPORT GROUP. 7 p.m. BerlinCommunity Center, lower level, Kensington Road, Berlin. (860) 426-1980, (203) 634-0530.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be…

Obituaries for April 25

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For additional information, turn to our print or e-editions on Friday. Kathleen C. Metzger, 61, of Bristol, widow of Brandon Metzger, died on Wednesday, April 16 at The Pines at Bristol.…