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West Cemetery lantern tour set for Sept. 26

September 15, 2014
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Bristol’s Cemetery Commission is holding a free lantern tour on Friday, Sept. 26. This will be the only night that West Cemetery is open to the public after dark. Led by lantern light, attendees will start by the Barnes Chapel area and will visit the final resting places of some of West Cemetery’s notable and…

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City Council Holds Joint Meeting with Bristol Development Corporation

September 15, 2014
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A special joint meeting will take place Tuesday, Sept. 16 between the City Council and the Bristol Downtown Development Corporation at 6 p.m. During the meeting, Renaissance Downtowns will give a presentation regarding the Depot Square Phases IA and IB, according to the meeting agenda.…

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Main break on Pine Street; water from Birch Street to Rt. 72 may be shut down

September 15, 2014
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The Water Department issued this following emergency statement regarding a water main break on Pine Street. Emergency Construction Notice: “The Bristol Water Department has a water main break on Pine Street by Pine Lake. Since last Thursday, we have noticed that our daily production had increase by…

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‘Democracy in Bristol’ classes offered starting Sept. 25

September 13, 2014
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Everyone is invited to attend this free class entitled “Democracy in Bristol.” The class consists of a presentation on the organization of Bristol’s government followed by a question and answer session. The question and answer session will focus on Bristol’s Charter Revision requests from City…

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Area restaurants help visitors get their food on this Saturday with Fest

September 13, 2014
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By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Local restaurants in the central Connecticut area are gearing up for Bristol’s first-ever “Flavor’d Food Fest: A Taste of Bristol and Beyond.” In July, Bristol Rising announced the launch of the event, which will focus on food entirely, featuring dishes…

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John E. Tavera Memorial Celebration set for Oct. 3

September 13, 2014
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John E. Tavera Memorial Celebration set for Oct. 3

Friday, Oct. 3, has been set as the date for the fifth annual John E. Tavera Memorial Celebration. Taking place under the pavilion at the St. Joseph’s Polish Society, East Main Street, Forestville the event begins at 5 p.m., rain or shine and includes a…

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Cadillac Ranch hosts fashion show, bike night to help veterans

September 13, 2014
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Cadillac Ranch hosts fashion show, bike night to help veterans

On Aug. 27, All American Productions, owned by Jennifer Sequenzia, held its final Bike Night of 2014 at the Cadillac Ranch in Southington. The events were organized as a fund raiser for veterans charities. As part of the festivities, a Rock n Roll Bikini Fashion Show…

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Desigual’s tropical-flavored collection gets its wings from a VS angel

September 13, 2014
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Desigual’s tropical-flavored collection gets its wings from a VS angel

At the spring/summer 2015 shows at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center in New York on Sept. 4, the fashion line Desigual offered a bright and fun tropical collection with bright colors, floral prints, and a good deal of whimsy. The runway show featured…

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BCBG Max Azria unveils spring 2015 fashions that are wispy like a summer breeze

September 13, 2014
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BCBG Max Azria unveils spring 2015 fashions that are wispy like a summer breeze

The BCBG Max Azria spring/ summer 2015 collection was unveiled in a runway show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York on Sept. 4. The collection was light, airy, soft, touched with a bit of romance. Everything from the fabrics to the silhouettes– even…

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