Back in the swim of things

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER This Friday, the Plainville girls swimming team is back in action and will open the season with a meet against non-conference foe Relay Carnival from 3:45 from the famous pool at Plainville High School He’s…

Movie at library Sept. 13

Blockbuster Movie at Plainville Library “Hunger Games”, just released as a DVD, will be screened at the Plainville Public Library on Thursday, September 13 at 2:30 as one of the Friends of the Library movie matinee series. Every year in…

Niko’s Numbers for Aug. 31

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER Talk about an eventfully training camp for New England Patriot Niko Koutouvides… On Aug. 17, Niko gets thrown out of practice for getting into it with Julian Edelman and for a guy who’ still fighting…

Police blotter for Aug. 24

Plainville Police reported the following arrests: •Samuel O. Berry, 76, of 26 Cianci Ave., Plainville, was charged on Aug. 12 with second degree threatening and disorderly conduct. He was held on a $10,000 bond for an Aug. 13 court date.…

Making plans so Plainville can party

By ROB GLIDDEN STAFF WRITER Preparations are in progress for Plainville’s annual Downtown Block Party, a tradition that has reached its 11th year. The event closes off Whiting Street (between the intersections at Maple Street and Route 372) to traffic…