Police blotter for Dec. 20

The Plainville Police have reported the following arrests. •Alyssa N. Douyard, 18, of 392 Milfrod St., Burlington, was charged on Dec. 6 with second degree breach of peace. Bond was set at $1,000 with a Dec. 9 court date. •Jose…

Listings for Dec. 20

Miscellaneous listings SUNDAY, DEC. 22 SOUTHINGTON SINGLES WALK AND LUNCH. Held by Social Connections. 11 a.m. After the walk, go for lunch at a nearby restaurant. FarmingtonCanal Greenway, Mill St., Southington. No charge for walk. (860) 582-8229.   SATURDAY, DEC.…

Felines behaving badly

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR You may not look at your cats the same way again after viewing the family friendly film “Animal Behavior” this weekend. The film, featuring the puppetry of Connecticut’s own Elmwood Productions, will be screened at…

Town announces holiday trash schedules for 2014

The following holiday schedule will be observed for trash and recycling collection by Latella Rubbish Removal during 2014. New Year’s Day, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday pickups delayed one day. Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014: Pickups…

CL&P issues warning about scam

Scams targeting utility customers nationally continue to affect Connecticut Light & Power customers, with the most recent version targeting Spanish-speaking customers, reports a press release from the utility. The scam involves prepaid “Green Dot” VISA credit cards, said the release.…

Registration open for Tunxis winter session

TunxisCommunity College is offering accelerated credit courses during a Winter Session, which runs Dec. 30 to Jan. 17. Registration is currently under way and will be accepted through Dec. 30 until 4:30 p.m., prior to the registrant’s first scheduled class.…

After the snow, break out the shorts

After this week’s snow, AccuWeather is reporting the region should expect record breaking warm temperatures this coming weekend. AccuWeather.com reports a brief, but major shift in the weather pattern will send warm air northward and will produce a zone of…

Faith-affirming film comes to Plainville

The faith-affirming film, ‘Christmas Candle,’ will be making its Connecticut premiere at theAMC Loews theater on Farmington Avenue. The Hometown Connection, the all-volunteer monthly newspaper of Plainville, is serving as the conduit for tickets, working with local churches whose parishioners…