Category: Local News

Plainville man charged with selling heroin

Southington Police have arrested a Plainville man on charges that he was selling heroin in and around town. On Thursday, June 19, police arrested Fernando Vasquez, 22, of Plainville, following an investigation that spanned several months. He was charged with…

Lincoln College looks to give kids a smile

Lincoln College of New England is looking to give kids a smile. On Saturday, March 1, the school’s dental clinic is offering free dental service to children ages 3 to 17. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.…

Listings for Aug. 2

Kids listings FRIDAY, AUG. 2 BRISTOL 8TH ANNUAL TOUCH A TRUCK. 5 to 8 p.m. Children can explore trucks of all shapes and sizes including fire trucks, construction trucks, tractors, tow trucks. Connecticut Light and Power and F& F Concrete…

Health district warns of West Nile Virus

The Plainville-Southington Regional Health District is warning about West Nile Virus. Last year ranked as the second worst year for reported cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) in the United States. Connecticut reported 21 cases, with 12 of those cases…

Meet the top 2 Blue Devils

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The Plainville High School class of 2013 was slated to graduate on June 27. Sitting at the top of class were valedictorian Meghan Daniels, and salutatorian Domenick D’Onofrio. Both students are headed off to the…

Listings for June 7

Music listings FRIDAY, JUNE 7 BRISTOL SAVAGE BROTHERS. Downtown Café, 118 Main St., Bristol. DowntownCafeCt.com   OTHER HERE COME THE MUMMIES. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. Free. MoheganSun.com   THE WATERBURY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WINE AND MUSIC. 5:30 to…