Local News for Plainville, Connecticut

09/20/2019

Puppy power…

Plainville businesses have turned their attention towards the canine residents with a couple of doggy events. On Saturday, Sept. 7, Plainville’s Crossfit, below, held a WOOF-apalooza to raise money for the Meriden Humane Society. Last Saturday, Agway on the Plainville-Southington… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
09/20/2019

Summer program stresses reading and math

Learning continued over the summer through the 2019 RAMP (Reading and Math Power) program housed at Linden Street School during the month of July. This year, 44 students in kindergarten through third grade from all three Plainville elementary schools attended… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
09/20/2019

Hall of Fame: Mat class

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER A two-sport athlete who competed in soccer and wrestling, Jesse Cavallaro is considered one of the best wrestlers in the history of the Blue Devil program. He compiled a record of 173-22 (.887 win percentage)… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
09/19/2019

Group tasked with promoting 2020 census

The census is used to determine the number of seats a state receives in the U.S. House of Representatives and how $675 billion in federal aid is distributed. Group tasked with promoting 2020 census- The Town Council established a Complete Count Committee to raise awareness of the 2020 census and encourage residents to complete and READ MORE.
09/19/2019

Hartford Live 2019

The Greater Hartford Arts Council partnered with the City of Hartford on a new program entitled “Hartford Live!” Before and after every Hartford Yard Goats and Hartford Athletic home game for the remainder of the season, attendees were treated to a variety of performing arts, including Bucket Drumming, Breakdancing, Caribbean Dancing, and Flow Arts. This READ MORE.
09/18/2019

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… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
09/18/2019

Lexi’s Journey visits Cadillac Ranch

Plainville High School student Lexi Charboneau, front center, enjoys a ride on Mark Buck’s Polaris Slingshot during a fundraising event at Cadillac Ranch in Southington last Sunday. The event was a poker run to benefit Lexi’s Journey, Inc., a campaign… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.