Author: jgoralski

Plainville schools host community breakfast

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville Community Schools thanked and honored their partners throughout the community by hosting a school-business-community partnership breakfast on Wednesday, Mar. 13, at Plainville High School. Organizers promoted the breakfast, hoping it becomes an annual event. “We…

Basketball: Barker is Boston bound

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Plainville senior Caitlin Barker broke the 1,000 point mark this season and will take her game to Emmanual College in Boston in the fall. Barker played an integral role as the Blue Devils leader on the…

Season ends for hockey, swimming

Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill-Plainville ice hockey made a good run in the Division II state tournament, but it came to an end one game short of the ultimate goal. The No. 9 Eagles co-op lost in the semifinal round, 6-1, to No.…

Supporting our troops

Ellen Dennis, left, donates food items during a Stuff a Humvee event at Gnazzo’s supermarket last Saturday. The fundraiser will benefit Veteran’s Inc. of New Britain and Veterans’ Strong of Bristol. Above, Ellen presents the items to State Rep. Bill…

Police blotter for the March 22 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, Mar. 11 to Thursday, Mar. 14: Sandra J. Stoutenberg, 74, of 161 Red Stone Hill, Plainville, was arrested on Monday, Mar. 11, and charged with operation of a…

Plainville women: Leading the way

In recognition and celebration of both national women’s history month and the town’s 150th anniversary, the historical society is presenting “Plainville Women: Leading the Way” on March 23. The program will be about women who have been active in politics…

MSP art club celebrates Valentine’s Day

The Middle School of Plainville Art Club celebrated Valentine’s Day by crafting ceramic hearts. The students then donated their creations to the residents of the Apple Rehab Facility in Plainville, 269 Farmington Ave., Plainville. Front, from left, Destiny Brookins, Alicia…

Obituary: Michael J. “Bogey” Boguslawski, 78

Michael J. “Bogey” Boguslawski, 78, died Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Bristol Hospital. The son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Maro) Boguslawski, he was a Bristol native and favorite son. Bogey was best known for his colorful consumer reports…

Making Plainville beautiful

Last week, Plainville Funeral Home accepted the 2019 Beautification Award, presented by the Plainville Economic Development Agency. From left, Nancy Autunno, Garrett Daigle, Cal Hauburger, Jim Tufts, Plainville funeral Home owner Andrea Wasley, John Susco, Val Dumais, Marc Romanow, Tim…