Police blotter for Dec. 21

The Plainville Police Department reported the following arrests. •Ben A. Buller, 50, of 72 North Hampton Lane, Plainville, was charged on Dec. 7 with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol and failure to drive right. Bond was set…

After Newtown: Reassuring parents

By ROB GLIDDEN STAFF WRITER Area school districts are working to restore some stability in the classrooms and reassure parents about safety, in the wake of a devastating mass shooting in Newtown. “We spent the weekend preparing for the return…

PHS can’t solve Farmington

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Over the past few seasons, the Farmington boys basketball team has been a pretty hard squad to figure out. In fact, the Indians were certainly one of the top teams of the entire…

Vigil planned for Newtown on Sunday

The Town of Plainville, Plainville Board of Education, and the Plainville High School ‘Friends of Rachel Club’ will host a candlelight vigil in support of the town of Newtown on Sunday, December 23, at 6:00 PM. The vigil will be…