Author: jgoralski

Rain doesn’t dampen Blue Devils 37-0 win

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Blue Devils were not about to let Avon rain on their parade last Friday as Plainville celebrated senior night at Tinty Stadium. Sometimes when it rains it pours and that’s exactly what it did as…

Town voters share thoughts on election

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville residents made their ways to one of four polling locations to cast their votes in the 2018 midterm election, and took time to share their thoughts. Poll worker at Linden School, Cathi McQueeney, said…

Police blotter for the Nov. 16 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Nov. 2 to Thursday, Nov. 8: Jolene P. Rodriguez, 43, of no certain address, was arrested on Nov. 2 and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and two…

How did Plainville, Connecticut vote on Election Day?

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The unofficial results of the 2018 midterm election have come in, according to the website of the Secretary of the State. The new governor and lieutenant governor of the state of Connecticut are Democrats Ned…

Stefanowski concedes Connecticut’s gubernatorial race

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Just after 9 a.m. this morning, Bob Stefanowski and Joe Markley conceded the gubernatorial and lieutenant governor races to Ned Lamont and Susan Bysiewicz, respectively. “I called Ned Lamont to concede the race for governor…

Obituary: Karen M. Martin, 58

Karen M. Martin, 58, of Plainville, passed away on Friday, October 19th at John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington after a long illness. She was a fighter and remained optimistic through her final day. Karen was born April 9, 1960 in…

Bravehearts end Blues’ season

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues saw their season come to an end on Aug. 8 with an 11-5 loss to the Worcester Bravehearts in Game 2 of a Futures Collegiate Baseball League semifinal series at Muzzy Field.…

Bristol Blues finish third in FCBL standings

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues finished third in the standings in the Futures Collegiate Baseball League of New England, which earned them a No. 3 seed in the playoffs. Bristol didn’t get a bye, but it did…

Obituary: Lena (Bonomi) Logan, 88

Lena (Bonomi) Logan, 88, of Plainville passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 8th at Live Well in Southington. She was the wife of the late Gene Logan Sr. Lena was born in Southington on Nov. 22, 1929, one of eleven children…

Blues bats erupt in final home game

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Bristol Blues bats erupted in front of a packed house at Muzzy Field last Thursday in the final home game of the regular season resulting in an 11-5 thrashing of the Pittsfield Sun. It marked…