X-country prepping on its own

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville boys cross country team might be just under a month away from the official start of its fall practice campaign but several members of the squad have already been prepping for…

Listings for Aug. 9

  Music listings FRIDAY, AUG. 9 OTHER EVERCLEAR. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com   SOUTHINGTON THE HAPPENING. “Summer Bash.” 9 p.m. Wicked Stick at PineValley Golf Course, 300 Welch Rd., Southington. (860) 628-9110.   SATURDAY, AUG. 10…

Police blotter for Aug. 9

The Plainville Police Department reported the following arrests. •Patrick J. Laprise, 40, of 76 Bingham St., Bristol, was charged on July 26 with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Bond was set at $10,000 with an August 5…

Obituaries for Aug. 9

The following obituary will be published in the Aug. 9 Observer. For further details, go to our print edition or e-edition published this Friday. Walter J. Flowers, 88, of Unionville, died Friday, July 26 at Hartford Hospital. He was the…