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Obituary: Betty (Babcock) Rousseau, 92

Betty (Babcock) Rousseau, 92, of Plainville, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019 at Bristol Hospital.  She now joins her husband of 43 years, Nazaire “Sonny” Rousseau, who predeceased her in 1994. Born in New London on July 21, 1926,…

Plainville student to be honored by United Way

Middle School of Plainville student  Dale Neyra has been selected to receive the United Way of West Central Connecticut’s “Youth Live United Award” for Plainville, according to United Way’s President, Donna Osuch. Each year during the United Way of West…

Transfer station opens today

The Transfer Station on Granger Lane will open for the season on Saturday, Apr. 6, the hours of operation are 8 a.m., to 3 p.m. The Transfer Station is only open on Saturdays, and Plainville residents must show identification. There…

CABE Day on the Hill

Plainville Board of Education student representatives Allie Chambrello and Maddie Lund joined superintendent Dr. Maureen Brummett, and BOE mnembers Foster White, Becky Tyrrell, and Crystal St. Lawrence at the annual Connecticut Association of Boards of Education “CABE Day on the…

Registration is underway for spring programs

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Plainville Recreation Department is preparing for the spring and summer seasons, and registration begins in May. As of Sept., 2018, registration for programs can now be completed online, explained assistant director of the recreation department,…

Update: Fatal accident on Route 72

Connecticut State Police Troop H reported that a fatal motor vehicle accident occurred on Route 72 on Thursday, Apr. 4., involving a four door sedan. The vehicle was headed “eastbound, two-tenths of a mile east of exit 3,” on Route…

Obituary: Helen Victoria (Chapor) Maciag, 98

Helen Victoria (Chapor) Maciag, 98, of Plainville passed away on Monday, March 25, 2019, at home. Born in Montague, MA, on December 4, 1920, one of seven children to Peter and Hanora (Sobotouska) Chapor, she grew-up and lived all of…

Obituary: Irene P. Yeski, 61

Irene P. Yeski, 61, of Plainville, passed away on Friday March 29, 2019. She was born on December 11, 1957 in Southington, the daughter of Edward Pelkey and the late Frances Kolibczynski Pelkey. In addition to her father, Irene is…

Road construction set to begin

The town of Plainville announced the following roads are scheduled to be paved in 2019: Atherton Terrace, Belmont Place, Bicycle Street, Chester Street, David Avenue, Elbow Lane, Elizabeth Court, Elm Court, Fairview Avenue, Forshaw Avenue, Hamlin Street, Hemingway Street, Higgins…

Obituary: Vivian (Miller) Moore, 90

Vivian (Miller) Moore, 90, of Southington, passed away Saturday March 30, 2019 at her home. She was the wife of the late William H. Moore, Jr. Vivian was born September 2, 1928 in Waterbury, the daughter of the late John…