Middle school shifting way students to be graded

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER During the May meeting of the Board of Education, Assistant Superintendent, Steve LePage, and Middle School of Plainville principal, Matthew Guarino, offered a presentation on the shift to a standards based grading system in the…

Police blotter for May 25

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 11 to Thursday, May 17: Riley K. Fitts, 54, of 35 W. Main St., Unit 1, Plainville, was arrested on May 11 and charged with second degree…

PHS softball taking step forward

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Often times, records can be deceiving when measuring the growth of a team. The Plainville softball team took another step on the road back to prominence as they prepare to finish out the season on Thursday…

Memorial Day parade to be held Monday

The Plainville community will commemorate Memorial Day Monday, May 28, with the annual Memorial Day Parade beginning at 9 a.m. The parade starts at 9 a.m. on Broad Street and ends at Veterans Memorial Park on the corner of Maple…

Support group listings, starting May 25

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129. NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m.…