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Senior activities offered

September 3, 2015
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The Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., announced the following activities:   Lectures: “Managing Your Money As You Age.” Financial Representatives Keith Weston and Julia Weston of Thrivent Financial will share basic financial strategies and important considerations for retirees and seniors on Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 10:30 a.m. “Naturopathic Medicine.” Dr Ken Kirk from the…

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Bristol police conduct DWI checkpoint tonight

September 3, 2015
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The Bristol Police Department will conduct a DWI checkpoint this evening on Route 6. This is part of a federal grant to help reduce incidences of DWI crashes and fatalities in the Bristol community, according to a press release from the police department.

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Officials’ emails targeted in FOI request

September 3, 2015
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The Freedom of Information request made by  Derek Czenczelewski, chairman of the Bristol Republican Town Committee

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Emails involving two mayoral candidates in this November’s election and the work to transform the former Memorial Boulevard School are surfacing as the result of two dueling Freedom of Information requests. Several weeks ago, Mike Nicastro, a Democrat and former…

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Victim identified in serious crash at Riverside Avenue intersection

September 2, 2015
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Bristol police have identified the man involved in a serious motor vehicle crash that happened yesterday at the intersection of Riverside Avenue and East Street. According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, 57-year-old Antonio Ruiz was operating a scooter eastbound on Riverside…

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Music listings for Sept. 4

September 2, 2015
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5 Seconds of Summer is coming to the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford Saturday.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 4 BRISTOL ACOUSTIC FRIDAYS WITH MARTY Q. 6 to 9 p.m. The Oaks Patio at DoubleTree Bristol, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. SATURDAY, SEPT. 5 OTHER 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER. Xfinity Theater, Savitt Way, Hartford. SEPT. 5, 6 8TH ANNUAL BLUES VIEWS AND BBQ…

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Performance listings for Sept. 4

September 2, 2015
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SEPT. 11-12 PLAINVILLE ‘NO NO NANETTE.’ Performed by PCS Youth Theater. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Three-act musical comedy about the “Roaring Twenties.” 48 performers from ages 8 to 15 from Bristol, Southington, Plainville, and other central Connecticut communities. Plainville High School auditorium, Robert…

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Health listings for Sept. 4

September 2, 2015
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SEPT. 8-OCT. 6 BRISTOL ‘THE TODDLER DEVELOPMENT AND DISCIPLINE SERIES.’ Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Communication with Toddlers, Sept. 7; Disciplining Your Toddler, Sept. 15; Potty Training Boot Camp, Sept. 22; Nutrition and Young Children, Sept. 29. Handling Children’s Anger, Oct. 6. Parent and Child Center, 9…

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Dining listings for Sept. 4

September 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, SEPT. 4 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PEACH SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Redstone Hill, Plainville. (860) 793-9590, (860) 747-2328. THURSDAY, SEPT. 10 BRISTOL BRISTOL ELKS FAMILY NIGHT DINNER. 5 to 6:30 p.m. (second and fourth Thursday…

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Miscellaneous listings for Sept. 4

September 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, SEPT. 4 OTHER SINGLES OPEN HOUSE. Sponsored by Social Connections. 5 p.m. Bonefish Grill, 2903 Berlin Turnpike, Newington. No charge (860) 582-8229. SATURDAY, SEPT. 5 BRISTOL BOW WOW BARK IN THE PARK. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Event to raise awareness for pitbulls and…

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