Author: mchaiken

As state and local plow crews work to get the roads clear, the governor has continued the ban of all vehicles from roads across the state. The following press release was released at 5:3- a.m. Governor Malloy has ordered all…

Metro-North trains suspended in wake of storm

The governor has now shut down Metro-North trains. The governor’s office issued the following update. Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that due to current storm conditions and projections of heavy snowfall accumulations, Metro-North Railroad will suspend service tonight beginning…

Police blotter for Feb. 8

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Alexander Rivera, 37, of 149 Lillian Rd., Bristol was arrested on Jan. 28 and charged with improper marker/registration/license: counterfeit/alter, no insurance, operation with registration/ license suspended/revoked, operation/tow of unregistered motor vehicle and…

Attempted robbery at ATM

Last Saturday, police responded to a reported robbery attempt at the ATM in the lobby of Webster Bank, 632 Farmington Ave., in the Bristol Shopping Plaza. A press release said an elderly woman and her daughter were attempting to use…

Popular eatery closes

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Garnish, the popular eatery that came to signify the beginning of a revival of the fortunes of the village of Forestville… and the city of Bristol at large, is no more. As of Monday, the…

Tix on sale for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship

This just arrived from XL Center about the BIG EAST Championships   PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Individual session tickets for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship Presented by American Eagle Outfitters are on sale now via all Ticketmaster outlets. The…