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Avon (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • READER SUBMITTED: New Guide For Greater Hartford And Connecticut's River Valley

    People can discover hundreds of attractions, restaurants and lodgings in the new "2014-2015 Greater Hartford & Connecticut's River Valley Visitors Guide." The glossy 64-page guide is produced by the Central Regional Tourism District, the leisure travel...
  • Regional Digest: Rock Cats Roll Over Mets

    Rock Cats The Rock Cats scored five runs on five hits in the first inning, including a solo home run from Eddie Rosario, on their way to a 9-5 win over the Binghamton Mets Tuesday night at New Britain Stadium. New Britain's Mike Kvasnicky also had a two-...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Simsbury Woman's Club Awards Three Scholarships

    Recently members of the Simsbury Woman's Club gathered at Avon Old Farms Inn to award scholarships to two Simsbury High School graduates, and a woman who is enrolled at Central Connecticut State University. The money funding the three scholarships was...
  • Avon Barn, Farmhouse Put On State Register Of Historic Places

    Avon Barn, Farmhouse Put On State Register Of Historic Places
    AVON — An farmhouse and nearby barn that have been fixtures of West Avon Road for more than a century are now on the state's Register of Historic Places. The Derrin House and the barn, used by the First Company Governor's Horse Guards from 1954 to...
  • Author Jennifer Weiner Comes Home To CT For March Of Dimes Fundraiser

    Author Jennifer Weiner Comes Home To CT  For March Of Dimes Fundraiser
    It's summer reading time and for many, past beach reads have included such books as "Good In Bed" and "In Her Shoes." But what you might not know is the popular author of those best-selling books, Jennifer Weiner, hails from Simsbury and has a hot-off-...
  • New Britain High School Students Wins Award For Pinocchio Performance

    NEW BRITAIN - Student Julia Leitao of New Britain High School won a Halo Award for theater excellence, the school system reported. The awards are sponsored by the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury. On May 28, the school's production team along with 20...
  • Bountiful Plant Sales, Tree Tour, Floral Design Techniques

    Bountiful Plant Sales, Tree Tour, Floral Design Techniques
    Garden Club Events A perennial plant sale will be held Saturday, May 17, at the Church of St. Ann, corner Arch and West Avon roads, Avon, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A variety of plants from members' gardens will be offered. Wallingford Garden Club's...
  • 2014 Summer Films In Connecticut

    2014 Summer Films In Connecticut
    There are several recurring themes running through this year's summer film season. The Wadsworth Atheneum puts the focus on food and classic screen beauties. The Connecticut LGBT Film Festival has several documentaries about gay celebrities. Classic...
  • Byron G. "Geoff" Tosi Jr., businessman

    Byron G. "Geoff" Tosi Jr., businessman
    Byron G. "Geoff" Tosi Jr. the semiretired president and CEO of Albre Marble Restoration Specialists Inc., died May 23 of complications from emphysema at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 70. The son of Byron G. Tosi, a wine and spirits importer,...
  • Avon Historian Finds Leverett Holden's Legacy With 29th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers

    AVON — There are few records documenting Leverett Holden's life in 19th-century Connecticut. He was born in 1825, lived in Hartford for a while and later moved to Avon. Little is known about what jobs he had, or whether he had a family. He died in...
  • 2014 Golf Schedules And Charity Tournaments

      CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION   May 12                         Blackledge Country Club   May 19                         Simsbury Farms Country Club   June 2                           Hawk’s Landing Golf Course   June 30   ...