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Health listings, starting March 24

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29 BRISTOL WHEELER HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wheeler Health and Wellness Center, 10 North Main St., Bristol. Free blood pressure and Body Mass Index screenings. (860) 793-3500.

Passover celebrated with April 11 seder

On Tuesday, April 11, the second night of Passover, Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation will host a complete Passover seder for the congregation and interested community members. The service will be led by Rabbi Shelley Kovar Becker. The Seder, which commemorates…

Transfer station opens for season April 1

The Transfer Station on Granger Lane will be open for the season on Saturday, April 1. The hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays only. Plainville residents must show identification. There is a fee for disposal.…

Foundation elects officers, board members

The Main Street Community Foundation elected officers and two new board members at its annual meeting on March 17. Officers elected to serve for the 2017-2019 term are: John D. Scarritt, chairman; Michael Brault, vice chair; Valerie DePaolo,  secretary; Marguerite…

Plainville Dems meet March 30

The Plainville Democratic Town Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at the Plainville Municipal Center. Meetings are open to the public. Anyone who would…

Music store joins bustling downtown

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Over the past four to six months, more activity has been brewing in downtown Plainville. During that time, the town of Plainville welcomed furniture store, Refurnish and Naomi Martinez Studio—both located on Whiting Street. Flipping…

Police blotter for March 17

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, March 6 to Sunday, March 12: Anna M. Mastropolo, 30, of 92 W. Main St., Plainville, was arrested on March 6 and charged with third degree criminal mischief.…

Family honors Pierrette Plourde by sharing her ‘Closet’

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER After Plainville resident Pierrette Plourde passed away from cancer on Dec. 13, 2016, her family found a way to honor her memory that serves the greater good of the community. By donating her quality clothing,…

Penny Sale to be held by Rotary on April 8

The Rotary Club of Plainville announced its 43rd Annual Penny Sale will be held at Plainville High School on Saturday, April 8 at 6 p.m. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.. The Penny Sale has been the Rotary Club’s signature…

‘Paying Off Debts & Budgeting’ discussed March 23 at library

The Plainville Public Library presents “Paying Off Debts & Budgeting” — Part three in the “Make Your Money Work for You” Financial Series – at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 23 at the Plainville Public Library at 56 East Main…