Police blotter for Dec. 14

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Paul E. Tarciani, 50, of 12 Maple St., Unit 9, Plainville, was charged on Dec. 2 with second degree failure to appear, second degree violation of conditions of release, disorderly conduct,…

Blue Devils shot down in opener

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – There will be girls basketball games this season that the squad from Plainville will have some big success in. However, in the Blue Devils opening showdown against a very good South Windsor team,…

Town ponders renewal of trash compact

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Trash disposal is expected to decrease for Plainville, and the 13 other communities in the Bristol Resource Recovery district, under a proposed 20-year contract. Plainville is one of the communities that utilizes the Bristol-based waste-to-energy…

PARC offers safety awareness program

PARC, a family-centered organization, who supports people with developmental disabilities, has scheduled their 2nd annual “Safety Awareness” program, funded by the Petit Family Foundation, for persons with developmental disabilities in the community. This program will be held at PARC’s facility…

CL&P programs help fight back winter

Winter arrives Dec. 21. The Old Farmer’s Almanac predicts Connecticut will see snowy weather into early March along with temperatures that will be colder than normal. Connecticut Light & Power and Yankee Gas have several programs to help customers fight…