Author: mchaiken

Oh so close for Blue Devils

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Plainville High School boys basketball team was right on the cusp of its first victory of the season against Bristol Eastern on Monday, February 4. With a halftime lead in hand and…

Police blotter for Feb. 15

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Dennis M. Brooks, 51, of 6 Florence Lane, Plainville, was charged on Feb. 4 with illegal possession of a narcotic (Oxycodone), possession of drug paraphernalia, and second degree breach of peace.…

Governor announces declaration of emergency granted

Connecticut has received the presidential emergency declaration, the governor’s office announced. Additionally, the governor in a prepared statement is asking for cooperation and patience from residents during the clean-up. “This declaration will provide much needed assistance to the state and…