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Police blotter for Aug. 24

Plainville Police reported the following arrests: •Samuel O. Berry, 76, of 26 Cianci Ave., Plainville, was charged on Aug. 12 with second degree threatening and disorderly conduct. He was held on a $10,000 bond for an Aug. 13 court date.…

Making plans so Plainville can party

By ROB GLIDDEN STAFF WRITER Preparations are in progress for Plainville’s annual Downtown Block Party, a tradition that has reached its 11th year. The event closes off Whiting Street (between the intersections at Maple Street and Route 372) to traffic…

Police blotter for August 17

Brian K. Belcher, 37, 155 Wethersfield Avenue, Hartford, was charged on August 5 with first degree criminal attempt at larceny, five counts of third degree identity theft, two counts of third degree forgery, two counts of criminal impersonation and third…

Wing it for charity

J. Timothy’s Taverne will hold its first ever wing-eating competition, “Wings for Wishes,” to benefit the Connecticut chapter of the Make A Wish Foundation. Teams of five will compete to consume the most buffalo wings, made in the restaurant’s trademark…

Woman saluted by Business Journal

by KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Every year, since 1998, the Hartford Business Journal acknowledging 40 outstanding individuals in the state, who are under the age of 40, and have made their presence known in the business world. This year, out…

Opportunity knocks for local artist

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Staci Lenart has had a lifelong love for art. And she’s well on her way to being an art teacher. But it wasn’t until a chance opportunity a year ago that the Plainville resident realized…