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…

Gov. urges caution during weekend storm

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in a press release urged residents to avoid travel during the first significant snowstorm of the season. The National Weather Service has issued Winter Storm Watches for most of the state from tomorrow afternoon until Sunday morning. “Although…

Girls hoops set to rebuild

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville girls basketball team is back in action on Wednesday, Dec. 11 and open up against a very tough outfit in the form of Rocky Hill in a CCC Interdivisional game from…

Dec. 13 police log

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. Jordan T. Rutledge, 22, of 31 Summer St., Bristol, was charged on Dec. 1 with third degree assault and second degree breach of peace. Bond was set at $5,000 with a…