Girls hoops set to rebuild

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville girls basketball team is back in action on Wednesday, Dec. 11 and open up against a very tough outfit in the form of Rocky Hill in a CCC Interdivisional game from…

Dec. 13 police log

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. Jordan T. Rutledge, 22, of 31 Summer St., Bristol, was charged on Dec. 1 with third degree assault and second degree breach of peace. Bond was set at $5,000 with a…

Woodford could get makeover

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER In 1961, many of the state highways in Connecticut were returned to the municipalities they run through after the state did a study to rationalize its highway system. Of those transfers, the only one that…

J. Timothy’s wings take the prize

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Situated on New Britain Avenue in Plainville, J. Timothy’s Taverne has transformed into one of central Connecticut’s casual theme restaurants and gathering places. The building, dating back to 1789, is located on the same property…

Obituaries for Dec. 13

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For additional information, turn to our print edition or e-edition published on Friday. Augustine F. “Augie” Lepore, Jr., 88, of Bristol, died Nov. 30. Lise G. McNelly, 85, of Bristol, died…

Dec. 13 listings

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Snow creeping into region

AccuWeather.com is predicting that the Monday commute in New England could be messy with snow and ice a possibility. AccuWeather.com reports accumulating snow and an icy mix are pushing toward the Northeast to end the weekend. As Sunday progresses, slippery…