Author: mchaiken

Paint drop off this weekend

 Get rid of your leftover paint at a paint only drop off event to be held Saturday, Aug. 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the New Britain Recycling Center, 642 Christian Lane, Berlin. The drop off is open…

Hall of Famers to be saluted Oct. 5

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Plainville Sports Hall of Fame will hold its 2013 induction ceremony on Oct. 5 from Nuchies Restaurant in Bristol. This year, another world class group of individuals will be honored who represent some of…

X-country prepping on its own

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville boys cross country team might be just under a month away from the official start of its fall practice campaign but several members of the squad have already been prepping for…

Listings for Aug. 9

  Music listings FRIDAY, AUG. 9 OTHER EVERCLEAR. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com   SOUTHINGTON THE HAPPENING. “Summer Bash.” 9 p.m. Wicked Stick at PineValley Golf Course, 300 Welch Rd., Southington. (860) 628-9110.   SATURDAY, AUG. 10…

Police blotter for Aug. 9

The Plainville Police Department reported the following arrests. •Patrick J. Laprise, 40, of 76 Bingham St., Bristol, was charged on July 26 with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Bond was set at $10,000 with an August 5…