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Police blotter for the Oct. 11 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Wednesday, Oct. 2 to Monday, Oct. 7: Leonard Gale, 64, of 54 Carol Dr., Plainville, was arrested on Wednesday, Oct. 2, and charged with operation of a motor vehicle…

Police blotter for the Oct. 4 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, Sept. 23 to Sunday, Sept. 29: Roberta L. Giangrave, 55, of 68 Cooke St., lot 27, Plainville, was arrested on Monday, Sept. 23, and charged with sixth degree…

Police blotter for the Sept. 27 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, July 8 to Sunday, Sept. 22: Victoria Cromack, 34, of 34 Tolcott Rd., New Britain, was arrested on Monday, July 8, and charged with sixth degree larceny. Thomas…

Men from Bristol, Plainville die falling off cliff

FARMINGTON, Conn. — A 71-year-old man tripped atop a cliff and his adult son tried to save him, but both fell about 75 feet to their deaths at an abandoned quarry in Connecticut, police said Thursday. Steven Price, and his…

Police blotter for the Sept. 20 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Sept. 13 to Monday, Sept. 16: Kevin M. Pieretti, 26, of 31 Wayne Dr., Plainville, was arrested on Friday, Sept. 13, and charged with disorderly conduct, and interfering…

Police blotter for the Sept. 13 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Friday, Aug. 24 to Saturday, Sept. 7: Jodylynn Creehan, 51, of 183 Linden St., New Britain, was arrested on Friday, Aug. 24, and charged with evading responsibility of injury…

Republicans to hold primary on Sept. 10

By TAYLOR MURCHISON- GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER On the trail to the 2019 municipal elections, Plainville’s Republican party will be holding a primary on Tuesday, Sept. 10, for the offices of Town Council and the Board of Education. The GOP held…

Police are investigating fatal crash in Southington

The Southington Police Department accident investigation team is investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision on Friday, Aug. 30. Police were called to the area of Meriden Waterbury Road and Clark Street at approximately 10:18 p.m. on Aug. 30 on a…

Review: Shawn Mendes exceeds pop star expectations

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The music of Shawn Mendes is undeniably catchy. The young singer is also easy on the eyes, especially if young male singers capture your fancy (and you’re a teenage girl). But these factors alone aren’t…

Police blotter for the Aug. 30 edition

The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Monday, Aug. 19 to Monday, Aug. 26: Corina A. Scales, 26, of 265 Fairview St., New Britain, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 19, and charged with second degree breach…