Tag: southington

Kids’ listings for the Sept. 6 edition

FRIDAYS, SEPT. 6, 20 BRISTOL FAIRYTALE FRIENDS. 10 a.m. Fairy tale stories and crafts. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. (860) 584-7787 ext. 6. BristolLib.com.   SATURDAY, SEPT. 7 BRISTOL DONUTS WITH GROWNUPS. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Celebrate Grandparent’s Day.…

Health listings for the Sept. 6 edition

TUESDAY, SEPT. 10 SOUTHINGTON PINOT AND PREVENTION: A NIGHT OUT IN SOUTHINGTON. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Event to raise awareness about heart disease in women. Topics include heart disease in women, heart disease prevention and the latest treatment options. Guest…

Support groups listings for the Sept. 6 edition

ONGOING BRISTOL DEBTORS ANONYMOUS. Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. 12-step fellowship. First Congregational Church of Bristol, 31 Maple St., Bristol. Parish House, Library Room. info@ctabundance.org. ctabundance.org.   WEEKLY OPIOID EDUCATION AND FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS. Wednesdays 6 p.m. Wheeler’s Family Health and Wellness…

The Observer seeks entry-level journalist to join our staff

There’s an excellent opportunity at the weekly StepSaver/Observer newspapers for an entry-level journalist. Report local news and features through interviews, observation and research. Must be thorough, well organized, with excellent time management skills. Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field,…

Seniors’ listings for the July 26 edition

MONDAY, AUG. 5 SOUTHINGTON UNRAVEL THE MYSTERIES OF MEDICARE. 11 a.m. to noon. “Medicare 101.” Learn about Medicare Advantage plans; Medicare Supplement plans; prescription drug plans; when to enroll; and how to choose Medicare plan. Free. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry…

Obituary: Laurie Ann Tallman, 54

After an epic 16-year battle with breast cancer, Laurie Ann Tallman turned in her cape for her wings on Friday, July 12, 2019 at Hartford Hospital, surrounded by her beloved family. Laurie was born in New Britain on November 17,…

Obituary: Ruby Jarry, 92

Ruby Jarry, 92, of Plantsville, widow of Arthur J. Jarry, died Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at The Summit at Plantsville.  Ruby was born April 3, 1927 in England and was a daughter of Sidney and Ivy Searle. She also lived…

Kids’ listings for the June 14 edition

SATURDAY, JUNE 15 BRISTOL CAROUSEL T-SHIRT STENCILING. 1 p.m. Bring your children in along with a plain, white cotton t-shirt and discover the folk art of stenciling. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. Adults, $8. $5, children 2-14.…

Four-part series to assist non-profit professionals

The Main Street Community Foundation is partnering with , in partnership with the Association of Fundraising Professionals Connecticut Chapter announced education opportunities available in 2019. The foundation will offer four web/audioconferences on topics of interest to enhance the development and…

Amanda Lynn Dery, 31

Amanda Lynn Dery, 31, of Bristol, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019. Amanda was born September 24, 1987 in Bristol, CT, daughter of Raymond W. and Sharon (Markie) Dery of Terryville.  She was a well loved bartender at Cadillac Ranch,…

Obituary: Allen J. Lasek Sr., 92

Allen J. Lasek Sr., 92, of Southington, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Bradley Memorial Hospital. He had been the devoted husband of Josephine (Dickson) Lasek. Allen was born on March 24, 1927 in Southington to the late…

Obituary: Paul F. Jankowski, 86

Paul F. Jankowski, 86, of Burlington, beloved husband of Caroline (Kaminski) Jankowski, died on Friday (April 5, 2019) at Bristol Hospital.  Paul was born in Bristol on March 3, 1933 and was a son of the late Adolph and Helen…