Category: News

CL&P makes announcement regarding impending storm

With Hurricane Sandy strengthening in the Caribbean and forecasted to impact Connecticut early next week, Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) has activated its emergency response plan, opened its Emergency Operations Center, and is making preparations for storm damage and restoration.…

GE announces huge investment in UConn

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER General Electric Industrial Solutions took a step last week, a five-year $7.5 million step, toward transforming Connecti-cut’s technology industry and expanding breakthroughs in electrical distribution products. At its Plainville facility, the company announced that $7.5…

Police blotter for Oct. 19

Plainville police have reported the following arrests. •Donald Bajlliu, 23, of 17 Terra Rd., Plainville, was charged on Oct. 8 with third degree assault and second degree breach of peace. Bond was set at $1,000 with an Oct. 22 court…

Sidewalk repairs on tap for town

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER In the last 10 years, the town hasn’t been able to tackle any significant sidewalk repairs, due to lack of funding. Recently, the town secured grant funding for downtown, Whiting Street, and Broad Street to…

Police blotter for Oct. 12

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. ••Daniel G. Smedley, 24, of 29 Commonwealth Ave., New Britain, was charged on Sept. 30 with sixth degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth degree larceny. A $500 bond was set…