Author: jgoralski

Museum’s Wellness Studio opens

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol has invited families to explore its re-imagined Wellness Studio. The 288-square-foot studio is designed to inspire healthy behaviors and an understanding of the medical profession for…

Panel addresses invasive species

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Bristol Public Works Department, in conjunction with the Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut, and the Bristol Garden Club, hosted a workshop on invasive species of plants and insects that are threatening the native ecosystem of…

History of Bristol’s high schools takes residency at library

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Through the month of March, the Bristol History Room will, highlight the history of Bristol’s public high schools. Jay Manewitz, director of the Bristol History Room at the Bristol Public Library explained there were high school…

City officials attend anti-drug conference in D.C.

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Eileen McNulty, director of Bristol Youth Services, and Christina Sanchez, BEST 4 Bristol project coordinator, attended Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America National Leadership Forum in Washington D.C., and returned with new knowledge to help shape their…

Middle school musicians go ‘pro’

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble held an interactive concert and workshop, “Playing with the Pros,” for middle school band students, on Tuesday, Mar. 12, at Greene-Hills School. Held in the Greene-Hills gymnasium, the event allowed…