FTC issue warning about email scam

The Federal Trade Commission informed consumers today that some people have received emails claiming to be from Maureen Ohlhausen, Acting Chairman of the FTC – but it’s a scam. The email asks you to supply your bank account information so…

Bees round-up for June 19

JORDAN HINSHAW EXTENDS HITTING STREAK TO 9 GAMES IN LOSS BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: Mike Lee tosses 7 innings allowing 2 runs, but Blue Crabs hold on for a series win over the Bees, 2-1 the final…

Water issues won’t affect health, officials say

by LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Despite the hardness they found in Plainville’s water, public health officials assured residents that their health would not be affected by it. Last Thursday, a public information session brought concerned residents to the Middle School…

Wings and Wheels draws crowd

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The sun was shining brightly over Robertson Airport as hundreds gathered for the sixth annual Wings and Wheels event on Sunday. Each year, the committee holds the Wings and Wheels fundraiser to benefit the Plainville…

School projects pass referendum

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER After several years of planning and discussion, the proposed “renovate as new” project at Wheeler School and site improvements at Plainville High School received the seal of approval from voters last week. Last Tuesday, the…

Police blotter for June 16

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, June 5 to Sunday, June 11: Jose Guzman, 40, of 16 Olive St., 3rd floor, New Britain, was arrested on June 5 and charged with second degree breach…

Obituaries: Belinda Ellen May

  Belinda “Bindy” Ellen May, 67, of Plainville, Connecticut, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones after a brief illness at UConn Medical, Farmington on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Bindy was born in Bristol on July 17, 1949 to Charles…