Category: News

Norton Concert series schedule announced

The Norton Park summer concert series is underway performances are at 6:30 p.m. on the scheduled nights. The remainder of concerts are: Tuesday, June 4 Plainville Wind Ensemble Tuesday, June 11  Plainville Choral Society Tuesday, June 18  Amy Gallatin/Country Bluegrass Tuesday, June…

Couple works to teach joys of hens as pets

By MARGARET WAAGE CORRESPONDENT When the Plainville Planning and Zoning Commission voted against a zoning regulation change requested by Roberta Lalama, allowing her to keep chickens on her property, Roberta and Carmine Lalama had no choice but to relocate their…

Police blotter for May 31

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •William C. Savage, 33, of 44 Woodland St., Plainville, was charged on May 19 with three counts of violation of probation. Bond was set at $75,000 with a May 31 court…

Volunteers take the day to show how they care

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER While passing through Plainville and surrounding towns last Friday, you may have noticed people scattered about in green shirts picking up trash, pruning bushes, painting, and more at various locations. Those people were participating in…

Police blotter for May 24

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. ••Jonathan T. Foote, 23, of 118 Broad St., unit 40, Plainville, was charged on May 12 with second degree failure to appear and failure to respond to an infraction. Bond was…

Wings and Wheels set for June 2

When Nels Nelson launched his rickety flying machine into the air, little did he visualize how aviation would develop. Nels was one of the first to fly in Connecticut and the very first to fly in Plainville from a farmer’s…