Police blotter for Oct. 11

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Christopher Esnard, 60, of 61 Mitchell St., New Britain, was charged on Sept. 29 with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, failure to drive in the proper lane and…

Sacred Heart sinks Plainville, 92-80

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville swimming team dropped a tough 92-80 decision to Naugatuck Valley League foe Sacred Heart 92-80 on Thursday, Oct. 3 from the high school pool in Plainville. The Blue Devils managed to…

Listings for Oct. 11

Miscellaneous listings FRIDAY, OCT. 11 SOUTHINGTON PREMIERE SCREENING OF ‘ANIMAL BEHAVIOR.’ Starring Jim Williams and Mike Finland. A story of Tugger and Ripper, two seemingly normal house cats. But Tugger has a plan. He’s in love with his owner’s girlfriend.…

Season in the balance for Blue Devils

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER This past week, the Plainville volleyball team played a former squad from Northwest Conference, an unreal squad from the CCC South, and a former CCC South member of days gone by. The Blue Devils played…

Columbus Day closings

The MunicipalCenter, Library and SeniorCenter will be closed Monday, Oct. 14, in observance of Columbus Day. All municipal offices will open again on Tuesday, Oct. 15.  There will be no change in the weekly refuse collection.  

Town’s leaf collection begins Oct. 21

Leaf collection in the Town of Plainville will begin on Oct. 21 and will continue to December 5, 2013.  Listed below is the schedule of areas to be covered on the first collection (schedule of areas are subject to change):…

Not your grandfather’s United Way

By DONNA OSUCH UNITED WAY OF WEST CENTRAL CONNECTICUT Over a decade ago, the United Way of West Central Connecticut, which serves the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville and Plymouth/Terryville, decided to change how we do business. Through this transformation…

Policy subcommittee members sought by schools

The Plainville Board of Education is seeking additional members for its Policy Subcommittee. The subcommittee meets two to three times annually to review Board policy. Interested citizens are asked to contact the superintendent’s office at (860) 793-3210 X202.