Author: mchaiken

K of C holding free throw contest

Plainville Knights of Columbus council is hosting the local level contest of the 2018 Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw Championship. All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition. The…

A history lesson, Steampunk-style

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR When this year’s Brass Ring Academy and Cabaret arrives at the New England Carousel Museum later this month, the event will be more than just a costume party for aficionados of the subculture known as…

Meet new Bees manager

The New Britain Bees have announced they will hold a special meet-and-greet with new manager, Wally Backman, on Friday, January 12 at Alvarium Beer Company. The event will take place from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and admission is free.…