Author: jgoralski

The Blue Devils’ week in review

Wethersfield-Middletown-Rocky Hill-Plainville ice hockey has won three straight games and improved its record to 8-2. Two of those wins came last week, with several Blue Devils shining in one of the victories. The Wethersfield co-op took down Hall-Southington 3-1 on…

Caitlin Barker: One in a thousand

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT Plainville senior Caitlin Barker has achieved what most find impossible. On the surface it may not seem so improbable as teams across the state have had players break the coveted 1,000 point mark. What Barker accomplished…

Girls Basketball: Celebration bittersweet for Blue Devils girls

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT The Plainville girls basketball team had a lot to celebrate as senior Caitlin Barker broke the 1,000-point career mark on Jan 16 in a game against East Hartford. Fans held up signs with 1,000 written on…

Water awareness event for Pequabuck watershed on Jan. 26

The Pequabuck River Watershed Association will host a water awareness event on Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Bristol Public Library, 5 High St. This free event will begin at 10:30 a.m., with table displays of information. At 11:00 a.m., there…

Officials to discuss rail-trail gap in on Jan. 29

Capitol Region Council of Governments and the City of New Britain will host a public meeting regarding the gap closure study, on Tuesday, Jan. 29, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at New Britain City Hall, 27 Main St. “CRCOG and…

Police blotter for the Jan. 25 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Jan. 11 to Wednesday, Jan. 16: Jennifer L. Capo, 38, of 4 Kari Dr., Plainville, was arrested on Jan. 11 and charged with disorderly conduct and third degree…

Support listings for the Jan. 25 edition

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON TWILIGHT TOPICS. For wellness professions, second Monday, 7 to 8 p.m. For LGBTQ+ adults, second Wednesday, 6 to 7 p.m. For teachers, first Monday, 5 to 6 p.m. For teens, third Monday, 6 to 7 p.m. For parents,…

Music listings for the Jan. 25 edition

FRIDAY, JAN. 25 SOUTHINGTON KENN MORR BAND.  7 p.m. Southington Cultural Arts Center, 93 Main St., Southington. $10.   BRANDED COUNTRY THAT ROCKS. 9 p.m. Modern Country. Crystal Bees, 240 Spring St., Southington. CrystalBees.com   BRISTOL ALVIN CARTER. 8 p.m.…

Miscellaneous listings for the Jan. 25 edition

JAN. 25, 26 BRISTOL ‘THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME.’ 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Part of the Hollywood at the Bijou. Celebrating “The Golden year of Film- 1939.” Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. $3 donation. PreserveHollywood.org (860)…

Kids listings for the Jan. 25 edition

MONDAY, FEB. 18 SOUTHINGTON PRESIDENTS DAY AT IMAGINE NATION. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. Admission is $10 per person (free for members, children 1 and under). Learn about the Presidents through a variety…