Plainville Library invites the kids

On Saturday Feb. 1, the Plainville Public Library will host a day of family friendly activities to celebrate the 3rd Annual “Take Your Child to the Library Day.” Throughout the day, families can enjoy a variety of self-run activities including…

Here comes the cold… again

AccuWeather is saying that the nation may experience even colder weather in the coming week. AccuWeather.com reports a blast of frigid air will grip most of the eastern two-thirds of the United States through Wednesday and could yield the lowest temperatures…

Listings for Jan. 24

  Miscellaneous listings FRIDAY, JAN. 24 BRISTOL SINGLES SNOWFLAKES DANCE. Sponsored by Social Connections. 8 p.m. to midnight. The Instigators will perform. Buffet from 8 to 9 p.m. Dress to impress. Door prizes. Nuchie’s, 164 Central St., Bristol. $12 for…

Sweet victory for Blue Devils

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Any time the Plainville girls basketball team can march into Bristol and pick up a victory on foreign soil, it’s a sweet feeling indeed. It doesn’t matter if it’s at Bristol Eastern or…

Four groups receive grants

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Since 2008, the Plainville Community Fund has donated over $23,000 to 23 organizations and projects in the Plainville community, said the fund’s chair Dolly Chamberlin in a press release. Recently, the fund handed out $4,400…

Police blotter for Jan. 24

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Roberto Ettorre, 41, of 32 Roseleah Ave., Plainville, was charged on Jan. 9 with possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, illegal possession of narcotics (cocaine), illegal possession of…