Caregivers Connections to meet

The next Caregivign Connections meeting will be at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. The group will discuss any concerns and sccesses that may have come up. Caregivers of all ages and all…

Here comes the Plant Man

The Plant Man, Jeffrey Eleveld, CHT, will hold a program at the Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. He will talk about forcing spring bulbs in teh winter. The cost is $2, payable in…

Health district releases flu info

 Each year in the United States, on average 5-20 percent of the population gets the flu, and more than 200,000 people are hospitalized from seasonal flu-related complications. As flu activity begins in Connecticut, the Plainville-Southington Regional Health District would like…

Spice up your reading this winter

Win prizes and chase away the winter blues with the Plainville Public Library’s adult winter reading club. Escape the winter cold with a good book. On Jan. 22, Plainville Library will launch its Hot & Spicy Adult Winter Reading Club.…

Christmas tree pick-up set

Residents will be allowed to drop-off Christmas trees only to the Town’s Transfer Station located at Granger Lane, thru January, free of charge.  If you transport the tree in a plastic bag to contain pine needles, please remove the tree…

Police blotter for Jan. 3

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Diane J. Doner, 59, of 33 Basswood St., Plainville, was charged on Dec. 22 with second degree threatening and disorderly conduct. Bond was set at $5,000 with a Dec. 23 court…

PARC to present John Sullivan Award

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER PARC, Family Centered Services for People with Developmental Disabilities, will honor two local organizations with the John Sullivan Award Jan. 8 to recognize their commitment to community service. Frank Robinson Sr., president of the PARC…