Category: News

Miscellaneous listings, starting Sept. 8

FRIDAY, SEPT. 8 PLAINVILLE CLASS OF 1967 OF PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL TO HOST GATHERING OF ALL PHS CLASSES. 7 p.m. All PHS classes and alumni are invited. Music, pizza, coffee. BYOB. Bring additional snacks. Plainville VFW, Northwest Dr., Plainville. Cost…

PARC makes plans four annual memorial walk, Oct. 14

This year, PARC is marking the 60th anniversary of the founding of this non-profit organization that provides family centered services for people with developmental disabilities. It has been a year filled with celebrations including the annual dinner, golf tournament, Coughlin…

Gov. issues advice on storm preparedness

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy and state emergency management officials are reminding Connecticut residents that the tropics remain very active and people should take the needed steps to prepare well in advance of any storm threatening the state. …

Jewish congregation announces high holy day worship schedule

Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congregation invites the community to observe Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur with them. Rosh Hashanah evening services this year will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m., and then will continue on Thursday morning at…

Naval Sea Cadet Corps holds open house Sept. 16

The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps (USNSCC) is an organization for American youth ages 10-17 who have a desire to learn about the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines.  The objectives of the Sea Cadet program are to…

Sign up for Recreation Dept. programs

Registration for fall programs is starting on Tuesday, Sept. 12. The Recreation Office is open Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to noon. Fee payment…

New names for Veterans wall

The following names have recently been added to the Plainville Veterans Memorial Wall. SP-4 Philip L. Osle – U.S. Army Petty Officer 1st Chester A. Sutherland – U.S. Navy PFC Bernie Parent – U.S. Marines Cpl Rocky Maglio – U.S.…

Police blotter for Sept. 8

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, Aug. 28 to Friday, Sept. 1: James M. Batt, 49, of 17 Dogwood Ct., Rocky Hill, was arrested on Aug. 28 and charged with employing a minor in…

After public concerns, town announces new route for trail

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER The alternate route to close Plainville’s gap in the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail will not go through Tomasso Nature Park after all. During a Town Council meeting last Monday, Town Manager Robert Lee announced that…

Two injured when car hits tree

Two people were injured—one critically– in a motor vehicle on Johnson Avenue Thursday, Aug. 31. Police said that at approximately 12:12 a.m., they received a report of a motor vehicle accident on Johnson Avenue. Officers responded and discovered a 2001…