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Hungry for tourney play

April 18, 2014
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By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville High School softball team made a state tournament appearance in 2013 and one season later, the Blue Devils are hungry for more. Those losing just two players, there’s an impressive array of returning talent coming back to the fold that Plainville will be counting on. Let’s…

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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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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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Plainville Dems meet next Thursday

April 18, 2014
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The April meeting of the Plainville Democratic Town Committee will be held on Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the PlainvilleMunicipalCenter.  

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Plainville Farmer’s Market readies to open in June

April 18, 2014
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Plainville Farmer’s Market readies to open in June

The Farmers Market of Plainville will be opening for its third season on June 27, and will be running every Friday for 12 weeks. Located at the PlainvilleHigh School on Route 10, this summer the market will feature seven vendors for fresh fruits and vegetables,…

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Senior listings for April 18

April 18, 2014
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TUESDAY, APRIL 22 PLAINVILLE AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures, and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a driver’s manual provided. No written or on the…

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Music listings for April 18

April 18, 2014
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Music listings for April 18

FRIDAY, APRIL 18 OTHER GUY DAVIS. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $17, $27. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   THE HOLD STEADY. Toad’s Place, 300 York St., New Haven. ToadsPlace.com   POST-MODERN PANIC. Doors open at 9 p.m. Premiere of the group’s new…

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