Meet the Board of Education candidates

Andrea Saunders Republican BOE candidate As an incumbent, what is an accomplishment you are most proud of during the time you have served? Reversing pay-to-participate (for academic sports), having all-day kindergarten and issuing Chromebooks to the eight to 12th graders…

Meet the Town Council candidates

Christopher Wazorko Democrat Council Candidate As an incumbent, what is an accomplishment you are most proud of during the time you have served? Being part of the Town Council the past 16 years has been a rewarding and satisfying experience.…

Solid season for PHS boys soccer

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER   PLAINVILLE – There was little doubt this season that the Plainville boys soccer team was going to have another special campaign. It didn’t take long for the Blue Devils to go 5-0 on the…

Sweater-time in New England

A Princess Vera Wang Lace Yoke Cardigan (no. 1435417) in Light Grey ($44) which is available at Kohl’s on New Britain Avenue in Plainville or Kohls.com a Princess Vera Wang Beaded Sweater (no. 1433118) in grey ($48), which is also…

PHS zaps Bulkeley, 6-0

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – Senior night for the Plainville boys soccer team was a special evening for a group of 10 outstanding young men on Monday, Oct. 21. And with Bulkeley of Hartford in town for the…

Making an impact on community’s health

By DONNA OSUCH UNITED WAY OF WEST CENTRAL CONNECTICUT The United Way of West Central Connecticut, which serves the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth, and Terryville, is working to change the world by focusing on the building blocks of…

Police blotter for Nov. 1

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Camille R. Frate, 42, of 160 Stonecrest Dr., Bristol, was charged on Oct. 14 with second degree harassment. Bond was set at $5,000 with an Oct. 28 court date. •Luis E.…

Keeping costs of prescriptions down

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Since the inception of the FamilyWize Prescription Discount Program in 2009, 3,675 individuals in the areas of Bristol, Plainville, Burlington, and Plymouth/Terryville have saved over $470,000 on prescriptions, a number that is constantly increasing. The…