Plainfield Seniors: AARP Smart Driver Course

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PLAINFIELD, CT     Plainfield Senior Center at 482 Norwich Road is hosting an AARP Smart Driver Course for seniors. November 9th from 12:30-4:30PM. The cost is $15.00 for AARP members, and $20.00 for non-AARP members. Only cash or checks (made to AARP) are accepted.… Read More

Plainfield Events For Seniors

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PLAINFIELD, CT     Seniors, there are lots of FREE things for you to do in Plainfield this fall, from playing Scrabble or Trivia to crafting (making bracelets, scrapbooking, card-making, and even Origami).  If you have a hard time getting around as a senior in Plainfield,… Read More

Memorable Moments at the Plainfield 1st Selectman Debate

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PLAINFIELD, CT           On Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Plainfield High School all four Plainfield 1st Selectman candidates participated in a debate hosted by the taxpayers. There were approximately 100 people in attendance. The Debate was organized by Melissa Ferman, a resident of the… Read More

Upcoming Plainfield 1st Selectman Debate

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PLAINFIELD, CT     On Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM doors will open at Plainfield High School in anticipation of the 7:30 PM Plainfield First Selectman Debate. This debate will be in the Auditorium and open to the entire town for free. From… Read More

You Decide: Who Won the Plainfield First Selectman Debate?

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Question #1:  2017/2018 Budget Process/Petition for Referendum Lawsuit Vickie Meyer: She refused to talk about ongoing litigation, even though she is not a named party in the lawsuit against the Plainfield Board of Selectman. She stated, “I will not talk about ongoing litigation.” Regarding… Read More

This Week’s Plainfield Varsity Home Games

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PLAINFIELD, CT Varsity Home Games Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 3:45 PM Boys Varsity Soccer vs. Tourtellotte on the Shepard Hill Varsity Soccer Field Friday, October 20, 2017 at 5:30 PM Girls Varsity Volleyball vs. Windham in the Plainfield High School Gym  … Read More

Plainfield Recreation Basketball Sign-Ups

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PLAINFIELD, CT  Plainfield Recreation Youth Basketball 2017-2018 Applications for Volunteer Coaches and Assistant Coaches are now being accepted.  Player registrations also began today, October 16, 2017 for Kindergarten through 8th Grade (League for 3rd-8th grade & Saturday PeeWee for K-2nd grade).  Volunteer and… Read More

Check Out These Plainfield Events

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PLAINFIELD, CT  UPCOMING EVENTS: Board of Finance Meeting on October 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Plainfield Town Hall Board of Selectman Meeting on October 23, 2017 at 7:00 PM in Plainfield Town Hall Meet Democratic Candidates on October 25, 2017 from 9-11:00… Read More

Young Wolverines Expecting to Compete

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After a lackluster 2016 campaign where Griswold’s varsity football team fell to a record of three wins and seven losses, coach Gregg Wilcox remains confident that his team will have a bounceback season in 2017. “I expect us to go out there and… Read More

State Police Need Your Assistance in Locating a Larceny sUSPECT

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Mansfield Resident Trooper, TFC Woodward, is currently investigating a larceny complaint at the Big Y Supermarket, 141 Storrs Road, Mansfield, CT. On two separate occasions, an unidentified male entered the Big Y and stole an undisclosed amount of “Red Bull” drinks. If anyone… Read More

Get Ready to Race

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Calling all thrill-seekers. The is your chance to be one of eleven teams of two travel the globe to try to win $1 million. The award-winning CBS reality series, The Amazing Race, will be holding an open casting call on Wednesday, October 5th,… Read More

Stabbing Leaves Willimantic Woman in Critical Condition

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Angel Mendez Alvarez, 53, of Willimantic, was arrested Saturday night and charged with attempted murder, after Willimantic Police were called to the scene of a domestic dispute stabbing at 10:50 p.m.. Police discovered a female victim in the driveway with multiple stab wounds… Read More

Mazda Recalls More Than 2 Million Vehicles

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Mazda has recalled more than 2 million cars and SUVs worldwide because the rear hatches can fall on people and injure them. The recall covers certain 2010 through 2013 Mazda 3 compact cars, as well as 2012 through 2015 Mazda 5 vans. Also… Read More

Mashantuckets Announce Support for Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

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The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation announced its support today for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline. “We are united together in support of our brothers and sisters gathered at Standing Rock,” says Chairman Rodney Butler. “This is about… Read More

Milford Park Subjected to Hateful Graffiti

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Hurtful graffiti, or swastikas, were found scattered at Eisenhower Park, in Milford, over the Labor Day weekend. It’s not known at this time if it was teens creating mischief, or something more sinister Several swastikas were scrawled prominently in the large park. At… Read More

State Police Out in Force this Labor Day Holiday Weekend

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As of 5 p.m. Sunday, with more than 24 hours to go in the holiday weekend, Connecticut State police have already investigated 214 crashes, 36 of which involved non-life threatening injuries, and made 31 drunken driving arrests as part of an extended Labor… Read More

House Fire in Voluntown Sends One to Hospital

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Firefighters from Voluntown, Jewett City, Griswold, Moosup and Preston responded to a fire at 45 Hi Top Hill Road in Voluntown Monday morning. Upon their arrival, firefighters saw flames coming from the house’s garage. The fire was brought under control in 25 minutes.… Read More

Is Your Work Making You Sick?

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The national average for workers suffering from occupational illnesses is less than 12 workers for every 10,000. An occupational disease is defined as any chronic ailment that occurs as a result of work or occupational activity. This can include lung and skin diseases… Read More

Domestic Violence Arrest in Glastonbury

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On Saturday August 20th at approximately 5:28 p.m., CT State Police Troop H Auxiliary Trooper Mazza was traveling on Route 2 West prior to to exit 8 in the Town of Glastonbury. He observed a motor vehicle pulled over in the right shoulder… Read More