Plainville

Conrad Roy. (Photo credit: Janice Roy)

DA: No Conflict For Plainville Teen Accused Of Encouraging Friend’s Suicide

Michelle Carter’s attorney says it’s impossible for her to receive a fair trial because District Attorney Thomas Quinn is the victim’s third cousin.

04/23/2015

A rendering of the proposed Plainville slots parlor complex. (Image courtesy: Plainridge Racecourse-Facebook)

Mass. AG Calls For More Casino Regulations

Massachusetts’ top prosecutor is concerned about the growth of criminal enterprises as the state’s first casino is poised to open.

04/02/2015

Plainridge Casino in Plainville is set to open in June. (Photo credit: Dave Mager WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

First Mass. Slot Parlor To Open In Plainville This June

The first Massachusetts slot parlor will open on time despite difficult winter.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/20/2015

Conrad Roy. (Photo credit: Janice Roy)

Investigators Say Plainville Girl ‘Strongly Influenced’ Teen’s Suicide

The Bristol District Attorney’s office says Michelle Carter did not stop Conrad Roy from killing himself, and texted him to follow through in the minutes before his death.

02/27/2015

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Plainville Casino To Pilot Bet-Limiting System

The voluntary “play management” system would allow gamblers to set a dollar amount they intend to spend during a single session, day or month.

12/09/2014

A man claiming to be a veteran was collecting money in Plainville. (Plainville PD photo)

Plainville Police Arrest Man Claiming To Collect Money For Veterans

A Connecticut man who said he was collecting money for Massachusetts veterans was arrested after being confronted by a police officer in Plainville on Friday.

07/11/2014

Writer Jeff Kinney (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

‘Wimpy Kid’ Author Opening Bookstore In Plainville, Mass.

Jeff Kinney and his wife are converting the site of an abandoned general store in Plainville, Massachusetts, where Kinney and his wife live.

05/30/2014

Some of the cars involved in a multi-vehicle crash on I-495 in Plainville that left one driver dead. (Photo by Sera Congi - WBZ-TV)

Victim: Driver Killed In 7 Car Crash On I-495 Was Going Wrong Way

The driver who died in a crash involving seven cars on Interstate 495 Sunday was identified Monday.

05/12/2014

One of the cars involved in a multi-vehicle crash on I-495 in Plainville that left one person dead. (WBZ-TV)

Fatal Crash Shuts 495 South In Plainville After Wrong-Way Driver Report

A multi-car crash on Interstate 495 in Plainville just before 10 p.m. Sunday has left at least one person seriously injured.

05/11/2014

A rendering of the proposed Plainville slots parlor complex. (Image courtesy: Plainridge Racecourse-Facebook)

Penn National Breaks Ground On Plainville Slots Parlor

Construction is set to begin in Plainville on the first major gambling facility in Massachusetts.

03/14/2014

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