Category: News

WFSB’s Dennis House to host Crocodile Club

The New England Carousel Museum announced that Dennis House, Eyewitness News anchor and “Face the State” moderator on WFSB, is hosting the Crocodile Club’s 138th dinner meeting to be held at Lake Compounce. on Friday, Sept. 6. House has been…

Tax free week reminder

GOVERNOR LAMONT REMINDS CONNECTICUT RESIDENTS THAT SALES TAX FREE WEEK RUNS AUGUST 18 TO 24 Week-Long Sales Tax Holiday Implemented as Part of State Budget Signed by Governor Lamont   Gov. Ned Lamont is reminding consumers in Connecticut that the…

Police blotter for the Aug. 16 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Tuesday, Aug. 6 to Sunday, Aug. 11: John R. Berarducci, 28, of 8 Duval Ln., Plainville, was arrested on Tuesday, Aug. 6, and charged with third degree larceny, third…

Police investigating fatal car accident on Ledge Road

Plainville police are investigating a fatal car accident on Ledge Road on Sunday, Aug. 11. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact Sgt. John Quilter at quilter@plainville-ct.gov; Officer Brian DiMauro at dimauro@plainville-ct.gov; or call the Plainville Police…

Review: Why Don’t We gives its fans a night to remember

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Concerts, especially when you’re young, are about making memories. If you go with your parents, it’s about a shared moment with mom and dad. If you go with your friends, it’s about the crazy moments…

Miss Mum contestants sought

IThe Mum Festival Committee has announced Miss Mum Pageant will once again be a highlight of this year’s Mum Festival. Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Miss Mum Pageant. A cornerstone tradition of the Mum Festival, the pageant…

Girl Scouts offer new badge opportunities

Girl Scouts of Connecticut and Girl Scouts of the USA recently revealed 42 new badges circling around STEM and the outdoors. The badges are exclusively for girls in grades K–12 and allow them to make their own choices about how…

Health Careers Open House at Tunxis Aug. 13

Tunxis Community College in Farmington will hold a Health Careers Open House on Saturday, Aug. 13 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the 700 Building hallway, adjacent to Tunxis Library. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome to stop in…

Police blotter for the Aug. 2 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, July 22 to Monday, July 29: Scott T. Johnson, 60, of 4 Twining St., Plainville, was arrested on Monday, July 22, and charged with disorderly conduct, and third…