Police blotter for Nov. 16

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests: •Christopher A. Johnson, 31, of 221 School St,, Manchester, was charged on Nov. 5 with possession of narcotics (hydrocodone), possession of narcotics (oxydodone), possession of narcotics (suboxone) and operating an unregistered…

Voters support charter change proposals

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Plainville voters demonstrated that most of them support the changes in the charter proposed in the two ballot questions on Election Day last Tuesday, Question one pertained to general changes that had been in discussion…

Food drive being held Nov. 16 to 20

The Plainville United Methodist Church’s Disciples of Jesus Christ is holding a food drive this weekend to benefit the Plainville Community Food Pantry. There will be a truck parked at Gnazzo’s Food Center beginning Friday, Nov. 16, and stay there…

Blue Devils fail in SMSA rematch

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – One year ago, the Plainville volleyball team handled Sport and Medical Sciences Academy with relative ease in a contest played in Hartford that ended up being a 3-0 sweep. One season later, the…

Police blotter for Nov. 9

The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Tashara M. Giles-Shirley, 38, of 689 Garden St., first unit, Hartford, was charged on Oct. 28 with conspiracy to commit fourth degree larceny, fifth degree larceny, interfering with an officer, first…

Update on the nor’easter

This just in from Accuweather… Nor’easter Snow From Maryland to Maine State College, Pa. — 7 November 2012 — AccuWeather.com reports gwhile a powerful nor’easter lashes the Sandy-ravaged coast, snow will fall over a narrow swath of the Northeast today…

Election results are in

In Plainville, Democratic State Representative Betty Boukus came out the frontrunner, with 4,813 votes, while her opponent Republican Scott Saunders received 2,688. For the State Senator seat, Democrat David Roche received the most votes over Republican Jason Welch, with 3,678.…