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Police blotter for Feb. 21

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •James D. Olson, 53, of 32 Pine Hill Rd., Burlington was arrested on Feb. 12 and charged with operation while under the influence and restricted turns fail signal. •Nicolette Alevrides, 42, of…

Listings for Feb. 21

Music listings FRIDAY, FEB. 21 OTHER CHUCK NEGRON. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com   KANYE WEST. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $99 and $79. MoheganSun.com\   SPIRIT SHAKER. Brickhouse Bar and Grill, 80 Market Square, Newington.…

‘Conquering Hypertension’ discussed next Thursday

A free open house and information event, “Conquering Hypertension,” at Wheeler’s Health & WellnessCenter, 10 North Main St., Bristol, will highlight Wheeler’s integrated health care services; the signs and symptoms of hypertension, and strategies to eliminate hypertension through a healthy…

Obituaries for Feb. 21

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For further information, look to our print or e-editions on Friday. May C. Rindfleisch, 95, of Bristol, widow of Arthur J. Rindfleisch, died Friday, Feb. 7 at Ingraham Manor Nursing Home.…

First the snow, then the aftermath

As if the snow wasn’t enough to worry about, wait for its follow-up, reports AccuWeather. AccuWeather.com report in addition to the warmup bringing a break from winter this week, rain and rising temperatures will also bring the potential for flooding and…

Rep. Wright announces online survey on issues

State Rep Christopher Wright (D-Bristol) is inviting constituents in Bristol’s 77th Assembly District to participate in a survey questionnaire that has been mailed to his district or to participate on an online survey on his legislative webpage at htt://www.housedems.ct.gov/WrightC/Survey2014.asp, he…