Category: News

Coalition puts spotlight on pot

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER For about eight years, the Plainville Coalition for Positive Youth Development has been focusing on community awareness and education. Co-Chair Roberta Brown said the coalition will host various events and forums throughout the year to…

Police blotter for Nov. 23

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Nathan L. Seymour, 20, of 50 Winding Ridge Rd., Southington, was charged on Nov. 13 with disorderly conduct. Bond was set at $5,000 with a Nov. 13 court date. •Brady Maynard,…

Town’s electorate turns toward Democrats

By ROB GLIDDEN STAFF WRITER Seventy-four percent of Plainville’s registered voters came out to vote on Election Day, displaying a clear preference for Democratic candidates, most of whom went on to win larger races in the state and the nation.…

Police blotter for Nov. 16

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests: •Christopher A. Johnson, 31, of 221 School St,, Manchester, was charged on Nov. 5 with possession of narcotics (hydrocodone), possession of narcotics (oxydodone), possession of narcotics (suboxone) and operating an unregistered…

Voters support charter change proposals

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Plainville voters demonstrated that most of them support the changes in the charter proposed in the two ballot questions on Election Day last Tuesday, Question one pertained to general changes that had been in discussion…

Food drive being held Nov. 16 to 20

The Plainville United Methodist Church’s Disciples of Jesus Christ is holding a food drive this weekend to benefit the Plainville Community Food Pantry. There will be a truck parked at Gnazzo’s Food Center beginning Friday, Nov. 16, and stay there…