Author: mchaiken

Police blotter for Aug. 31

Bristol police reported the following arrests: David Francisco, 26, of 71 Williams St., Hartford, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 20, and charged with two counts of operation or towing an unregistered motor vehicle, two counts of misuse of plate, two…

Obituaries: Cheryl L. Erling

Cheryl L. Erling, 72, of Rocky Hill, beloved daughter, sister and aunt, passed away peacefully Friday, August 24, 2018 at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain while fighting her third courageous and valiant battle with cancer. Cheryl was…

Kids listings, starting Aug. 31

THURSDAY, SEPT. 6 BRISTOL ‘READ A BOOK DAY.’ 10 a.m. Join in for stories about the adventures of books. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. www.BristolLib.com/children , (860) 584-7787 ext. 6.   ONGOING OTHER BUSHNELL PARK CAROUSEL. 11…

Senior listings, starting Aug. 31

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7 PLAINVILLE WHITE WATER RAFTING. Held by the Plainville Senior Center. Take a 10-mile rafting trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts. Bring swimsuit or shorts, sandals with straps or water shoes, sunscreen, towel, change of clothes and…

Support group listings, starting Aug. 31

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129.   NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30…

Obituaries: Lois Fournier

Lois (Grabelski) Fournier, 77, of Vero Beach, FL, formerly of Terryville, CT lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday August 22, 2018 at Hartford Hospital. Lois was born in Bristol, CT, daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie Grabelski. Prior…

Fire report for Aug. 24

The Bristol Fire Department reported the following incidents: Aug. 10 58 Stafford Ave., motor vehicle accident with no injuries. Stewart Street and Farmington Avenue, electrical wiring/ equipment problem, other. 51 Broderick Rd., false alarm or false call, other. Moody Street…