Author: mchaiken

Catching up with Blue Devils

Former Plainville High School baseball standout Mike Thomas is once again at it for Roger Williams University and as of March 20, the junior has played in 11 of 12 games, starting 10 of those for the 6-6 squad. For…

Police blotter for March 29

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Kenneth M. Stpaul, 31, of 97 Prospect St., Bristol, was charged on March 17 with two counts of second degree failure to appear. Bond was set at $1,250 with a March…

A trail of its own

Plainville is trying to get one step closer to closing one of the largest gaps in the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail, which runs from New Haven to Northampton, Mass. At its meeting last week, the Plainville Town Council voted to…

Listings for the week of March 29

    Dining listings SATURDAY, APRIL 6 BRISTOL EASTER SUPPER ‘SWIECONKA.’ 5 p.m. Menu includes blessed eggs, roasted pork, potatoes, vegetables kielbasa, sauerkraut, and homemade dessert. Advance tickets are $9. (860) 583-4242. March 27 deadline.   OTHER ANNUAL POLISH DINNER.…

Obituaries for March 29

The following obituaries were received for the March 29 issue of the Plainville Observer. For further details, look to the print edition of the March 29 Observer or look to the e-edition, which is posted on Friday, March 29. Donna…