Members of Plainville Daisy Troop 66586 along with their families spent an afternoon cleaning up trash at Norton Park. They were able to collect several bags and buckets of garbage, helping to "make the world a better place" while earning their rose-colored Daisy petal.
The Plainville Police Department is investigating a report of a dog bite that happened in Norton Park at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday. A 16-year-old female stopped to pet a brindle-colored pit-bull type dog near the new skate board compound when the animal suddenly bit her in the face.
Skaterboarders and bikers have been flocking to the new skate park in Plainville since it opened up several weeks ago. On Saturday, April 2, from 10 a.m. to noon, it will officially open. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies begin at 10 a.m. and will include comments from Thomas Warnat, chairman of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board; state Rep.