Wild finish results in PHS victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Blue Devils kept battling back from four deficits and then hung on for a 38-33 win over RHAM in a wild finish last Friday at Tinty Stadium with the stands full celebrating homecoming weekend.…

Police blotter for Oct. 27

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Tuesday, Oct. 17 to Sunday, Oct. 22: Jose A. Malave, 29, of 406 Lasalle St., New Britain, was arrested on Oct. 17 and charged with illegal sale of marijuana,…

Energy program to replace boilers at MSP

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER The boiler that recently failed at the Middle School of Plainville (MSP) can soon be replaced now that the town has officially moved forward with an energy savings program. Last Monday, the Town Council unanimously…

Sen. Martin supports compromise budget

On Thursday, State Senator Henri Martin (R-31) voted for a state budget that puts an end to a four-month impasse and restores local municipal and education funding. “This budget means that towns like Plymouth and Plainville will receive the funding…

Kids listings, starting Oct. 27

FRIDAY, OCT. 27 BRISTOL MUSIC AND MOVEMENT. 10 a.m. Wiggle, sing, dance. Take part in a musical parade to the tunes of classic children’s songs. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7790. SATURDAY, OCT. 28 BRISTOL FIRE TRUCK…

Health listings, starting Oct. 27

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 1 BRISTOL SEASONAL FLU CLINIC. Held by the Bristol-Burlington Health District. 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Bring proof of Bristol or Burlington residency. Bring all insurance cards. Wear short sleeves. Burlington Town Hall, Senior Center 200 Spielman Highway,…

Meeting listings, starting Oct. 27

SATURDAY, OCT. 28 PLAINVILLE CONNECTICUT STATE BUTTON SOCIETY. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Annual meeting, show. Button program on Studio Buttons presented by Donna Presnell at 1 p.m. Coffee and dessert. Walk-ins welcome. www.ConnecticutStateButtonSociety.org ONGOING OTHER CASTLE CRAIG CAMERA CLUB.…

Support group listings, starting Oct. 27

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129. NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m.…

Miscellaneous listings, starting Oct. 27

FRIDAY, OCT. 27 BRISTOL ANNUAL FREEDOM FUND BANQUET. 6 p.m., social. 7 p.m., banquet. Honoring 25 of the most influential African-American men and women in the area. “Steadfast and Immovable.” Keynote speaker, Rev. Dr. Shelly Best, Pastor Redeemers A.M.E. Zion.…

Performance listings, starting Oct. 27

NOW thru OCT. 29 OTHER ‘SCHOOL OF ROCK—THE MUSICAL.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. Sunday at 1 and 6:30 p.m. The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Bushnell.org NOW thru DEC. 2 BRISTOL SHOWCASE OF STARS.…