Author: mchaiken

Police blotter for Jan. 11

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Joseph M. Veneziano, 32, of 57 Whiting St,, Unit A, Plainville, was charged on Dec. 30 with first degree reckless endangerment, second degree threatening and second degree breach of peace. Bond…

A song of hope for Newtown

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR When a reporter interviews an artist—musical, visual, theatrical, literature—invariably the question will arise… What inspired you? When the artist replies, just as invariably, he/she has to reach back in time several months, even years, to…

Caregivers Connections to meet

The next Caregivign Connections meeting will be at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. The group will discuss any concerns and sccesses that may have come up. Caregivers of all ages and all…

Here comes the Plant Man

The Plant Man, Jeffrey Eleveld, CHT, will hold a program at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. He will talk about forcing spring bulbs in teh winter. The cost is $2, payable in…

Health district releases flu info

 Each year in the United States, on average 5-20 percent of the population gets the flu, and more than 200,000 people are hospitalized from seasonal flu-related complications. As flu activity begins in Connecticut, the Plainville-Southington Regional Health District would like…