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Police blotter for Nov. 9

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Tashara M. Giles-Shirley, 38, of 689 Garden St., first unit, Hartford, was charged on Oct. 28 with conspiracy to commit fourth degree larceny, fifth degree larceny, interfering with an officer, first…

Update on the nor’easter

This just in from Accuweather… Nor’easter Snow From Maryland to Maine State College, Pa. — 7 November 2012 — AccuWeather.com reports gwhile a powerful nor’easter lashes the Sandy-ravaged coast, snow will fall over a narrow swath of the Northeast today…

Election results are in

In Plainville, Democratic State Representative Betty Boukus came out the frontrunner, with 4,813 votes, while her opponent Republican Scott Saunders received 2,688. For the State Senator seat, Democrat David Roche received the most votes over Republican Jason Welch, with 3,678.…

Education update presented Nov. 13

This came in from the Plainville schools… As part of the Plainville school district’s “Education Update” series, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Dr. Linda Van Wagenen will provide an a overview of the new Common Core State Standards for both…

Police blotter for Nov. 2

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests: •Admir Becirovic, 28, of 1682 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, was charged on Oct. 22 with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, control signal violation and failure to drive right.…

Voters can decide on charter changes

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER When Plainville voters head to the polls next Tuesday, not only will they be voting for their next president, vice president, state senator, state representative, and registrar of voters, but they will be making their…

PHS student earns Miss Polonia CT title

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The Polish community of Connecticut has a new queen. And she’s from Plainville. Alicia Sliwka, a 16-year-old Plainville High School student, was crowned Miss Polonia CT at a pageant held Saturday, Oct. 13 at the…