Category: News

Police blotter for Oct. 18

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Orthneil A. Mccooty, 37, of 17 Westwood Ave., Plainville, was charged on Oct. 5 with third degree assault, disorderly conduct and second degree reckless endangerment. Bond was set at $100,000 with…

Farewells made to departing councilors

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER While a majority of the Plainville Town Council is seeking reelection this coming November, two members said their “goodbyes” at last week’s council meeting. Republican councilors Dan Hurley and Rick Drezek will not be running…

Listings for Oct. 18

  Music listings FRIDAY, OCT. 18 OTHER NORA JANE STRUTHERS AND THE PARTY LINE. 9 p.m. Bridge Street, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $12, $22. 41BridgeStreet.com   VANNA, Alpha & Omega Betrayal, The Greenery. Webster Underground, Hartford. WebsterTheater.com   SPIRIT SHAKER.…

United Way’s 2-1-1 opens door to access

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER A collaboration between local United Ways, including the United Way of West Central Connecticut, the state of Connecticut, and other community partners allows for a free contact center that allows individuals to access health and…

Police charge man with theft, conspiracy to commit forgery

After an eight month investigation, Plainville police have arrested a 26-year-old man after learning that he stole over $16,000 from a local family, after gaining access to their finances. Nicholas A. Domizio, no address provided, was arrested this week and…

Town to begin annual leaf collection Oct. 21

Leaf collection in the Town of Plainville will begin on Oct. 21 and will continue to December 5, 2013.  Listed below is the schedule of areas to be covered on the first collection (schedule of areas are subject to change):…

Voter registration dates scheduled

The Registrars of Voters have scheduled two special voter registration sessions on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Both sessions will be held in Room 203…

Reeling in new voters at Plainville High School

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Twice each school year, once in the fall and once in the spring, the Plainville Registrar of Voters visit Plainville High School so students, who are eligible, can register to vote. “It is a great…

Rec. Dept. programs now registering

Registration for the following Recreation Department’s programs is still in progress. Pillo Polo (indoor hockey played with nerf equipment) for grades 1 & 2 is offered on Tuesdays, starting on Nov. 12 for four weeks from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m.…

Travel hoop try-outs next week

Plainville Boys Travel Basketball try-outs will be held at the Middle School of Plainville main gym on Tuesday, Oct. 15 and Thursday, Oct. 17. Try-outs are as follows: Grade 6 from 6 to 7 p.m., grade 7 from 7 to…