Steven Szumiesz…come on down! Plantsville’s contestant on ‘The Price is Right’

May 26, 2017
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Steven Szumiesz…come on down! Plantsville’s contestant on ‘The Price is Right’

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER When Plantsville native Steven Szumiesz was asked to “come on down,” time stopped for a brief moment. But there was Drew Carey, standing on stage waiting, while cameras scanned the crowd. “It was insanity,” he said. “My wife was in the air before I even realized I was called.” During…

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Steven Szumiesz…come on down! Plantsville’s contestant on ‘The Price is Right’

May 26, 2017
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Steven Szumiesz…come on down! Plantsville’s contestant on ‘The Price is Right’

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER When Plantsville native Steven Szumiesz was asked to “come on down,” time stopped for a brief moment. But there was Drew Carey, standing on stage waiting, while cameras scanned the crowd. “It was insanity,” he said. “My wife was in the air before I even realized I was called.” During…

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Manager recommends pausing on new mill rate

May 26, 2017
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By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER As negotiation continues in the state budget process, Town Manager Robert Lee recommended that the Town Council wait before setting the mill rate. During a meeting last Monday, Lee recommended to the council that they wait to set the mill rate until either state officials finalize their budget or when…

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Manager recommends pausing on new mill rate

May 26, 2017
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By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER As negotiation continues in the state budget process, Town Manager Robert Lee recommended that the Town Council wait before setting the mill rate. During a meeting last Monday, Lee recommended to the council that they wait to set the mill rate until either state officials finalize their budget or when…

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Plainville to remember on Monday

May 26, 2017
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By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The downtown area will be a sea of red, white, and blue on Monday, May 29 as Plainville holds annual Memorial Day activities to honor those who sacrificed their lives for their country. While locals can look forward to traditional Memorial Day events that have occurred for more than a…

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Police blotter for May 26

May 26, 2017
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The Plainville Police Department announced the following arrests and citations from Sunday, May 14 to Sunday, May 21: William Vermette, 18, of 255 E. Main St., Bristol, was arrested on May 14 and charged with illegal possession of less than one half ounce of marijuana. Damian Savage, 19, of 962 Shuttle Meadow Rd., Southington, was…

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