Author: mchaiken

Classic metal with a ‘Mob’ twist

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The members of Adrenaline Mob come from bands celebrated for their original material. The band’s singer Russell Allen comes from Symphony X. Drummer Mike Portnoy arrived from Dream Theater and Avenged Sevenfold. And guitarist Mike…

Classic metal with a ‘Mob’ twist

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The members of Adrenaline Mob come from bands celebrated for their original material. The band’s singer Russell Allen comes from Symphony X. Drummer Mike Portnoy arrived from Dream Theater and Avenged Sevenfold. And guitarist Mike…

Entertainment for a cause

Brooke Cyr of Bristol,Miss Plainville’s Outstanding Teen 2013, hosted the Love Is The Movement Benefit Talent Show, a benefit for Sandy Hook victim’s and the TWLOHA organization on Saturday. It was held at Rockwell’s Banquet Hall. There were 27 talent…

Police blotter for Feb. 22

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Valery Augustin, 31, of 97 Gridley St., Bristol was arrested on Feb. 8 and charged with injury/risk/impairing morals, interfering with an officer, disorderly conduct and threatening. •Nicholas Anthony Golden, 19, of 50…

Snow in the forecast for this weekend, says Accuweather: CT may be spared the worst of it

 It’s the weekend, it must mean it’s going to snow. Accuweather is warning that New England is likely to see snow this weekend. Although, Connecticut seems as if it will be spared the whallop in storm for Massachusetts, where places…

Police blotter for Feb. 15

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Melissa A. Maddaloni, 22, of 1190 Peck Lane., Cheshire was arrested on Feb. 5 and charged with defective brakes, failure to obey stop sign, illegal operation of motor vehicle under suspension, second…

Trash collection update

The city Public Works Department issued the following statement late yesterday. Bristol remains in a state of emergency. The emergency parking ban remains in effect. Residents are encouraged to hold their rubbish over to the next collection if possible. Public…