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Pantry donations needed

The Plainville Community Food Pantry is in need of the following items: toothpaste, toothbrushes, paper products, kids’ snacks/beverages, canned fruit, tuna, boxed potatoes, rice. Any donation is appreciated. If you cannot drop off during normal business hours, Gnazzo’s Food Center…

Track repairs near completion

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Repair work on Plainville High School’s track is just about complete. Last Tuesday, Plainville Superintendent of Schools Dr. Maureen Brummett said the track looks great, and now just has some finishing touches, such as removing…

Community pantry needs donations

The Plainville Community Food Pantry is in need of the following items: toothpaste, toothbrushes, paper products, kids’ snacks/beverages, canned fruit, tuna, boxed potatoes, rice. Any donation is appreciated. If you cannot drop off during normal business hours, Gnazzo’s Food Center…

Bees weekend round-up for Sept. 18

SIMON TOSSES 5.2 STRONG INNINGS, BIERFELDT RECORDS 3 RBI AS BEES DEFAT BLUE CRABS IN SEASON FINALE BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Bees complete sweep of Southern Maryland with 5-1 victory in 2017 season finale #ItsBetterWithTheBees The Game…

Democrats plan food drive Sept. 23

Volunteers from the Plainville Democratic Town Committee will hold a food drive at Gnazzo’s Supermarket on Saturday, Sept. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. The drive is for the Plainville Community Food Pantry and it is held annually by Plainville…

Grants expected for phosphorous removal project

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER The town of Plainville is anticipating a 41 percent state reimbursement rate overall for its phosphorus upgrade project at the wastewater treatment plant. Although the total cost of the project is estimated to be $15.76…

Police blotter for Sept. 15

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Sept. 1 to Saturday, Sept. 9: Robert J. Malecki, 39, of 620 Elm St., Rocky Hill, was arrested on Sept. 1 and charged with first degree burglary, sixth…

Moffo picks up where PHS left off

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Lady Devil volleyball team finished last year’s regular season with a 17-3 record and qualified for the Class M tournament for a second-straight year, sharing the CCC South White Division title with Platt. It…

Blue Devils nearly overtake Warhawks

By KEN MORSE CORRESPONDENT There wasn’t whole lot of celebration going on last season for the Plainville football team but that all changed last Friday in the season opener against Bloomfield. The Warhawks came in sporting a winning streak of…