Local News for Plainville, Connecticut

01/17/2020

State makes a PACT with Tunxis Community College

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER In December the Pledge to Advance Connecticut (PACT), the state’s free community college program, was officially adopted as a policy by the Board of Regents for Higher Education. According to Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU)… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
01/17/2020

Budget talks focus on capital improvements

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Plainville officials are now working diligently on the town budget, on which residents will be voting on Tuesday, April 28. During the first presentation held on Tuesday, Jan. 7, the town manager and superintendent of schools… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
01/16/2020

Martin, Petit join regional forum

JAMILA YOUNG STAFF WRITER The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce hosted a Regional Legislative Breakfast at the DoubleTree by Hilton on Thursday, Jan. 9. Plainville Republicans, State Sen. Henri Martin and State Rep. Dr. William Petit, joined state State Sen.… Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.
01/16/2020

Do you subscribe to artscoop, our bi-monthly arts opportunities newsletter? Keep an eye on your inbox today There are some fantastic art

Do you subscribe to artscoop, our bi-monthly arts opportunities newsletter? Keep an eye on your inbox today There are some fantastic art calls and grants out there for you, including Aislin Magazine, Hartford Art School, Community Renewal Team, Nasty Women Connecticut, and CT Office of the Arts (COA)! Not subscribed yet? It’s not too late! READ MORE.
01/15/2020

Go fly a kite

With strong winds and temperatures climbing into the 60s, Saturday provided perfect conditions for winter kite flying. Lillian Brodeur, 9, takes advantage of the weather at Norton Park. Photo by JANELLE MORELLI Read more → Read the rest of the article on plainvilleobserver.com READ MORE.