E. Hartford man charged with sexual assault

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER An East Hartford man was arrested on Thursday, May 24, and was charged with three separate counts of first degree sexual assault, four separate counts on second degree sexual assault, and seven separate counts of…

New town-wide crisis system introduced

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Plainville Police Chief Matthew Catania introduced a new town-wide crisis notification system, CodeRED, to Town Councilors and community members at the May 21 council meeting. “This is a system that is being used across the…

Town sets mill rate at 33.84

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER The Plainville Town Council unanimously adopted the 2019 fiscal year mill rate of 33.84, a mill increase of 0.41 mills from the previous year. This is the same mill rate that councilors originally recommended for…

Police blotter for June 1

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, May 18 to Thursday, May 24: Gregory J. Newcity, 23, of 121 S. Washington St., Unit B3, Plainville, was arrested on May 18 and charged with two separate…

Performance listings, starting June 1

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6 OTHER MARK MY WORDS: AN EVENING WITH LARRY WILMORE. 7:30 p.m. Host of “Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air” and former host of Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore.” Mark Twain House and Museum, 351…

Meeting listings, starting June 1

SUNDAY, JUNE 3 BRISTOL CT ROSE SOCIETY. 1:30 p.m., doors open. 2 p.m., meeting. CT Rose Society president Dave Ciak will give a presentation on how to save time and prepare your roses for exhibition in a judged rose show.…