Author: mchaiken

Hard work has its own rewards for

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER Bristol Eastern High School’s top two students are happy to see all of their hard work has finally paid off, especially when they received their acceptance letters to college. Mitchell Lipka, this year’s valedictorian, will…

Obituaries for June 21

The following obituaries will be published in this Friday’s Observer. For further details, turn to our print edition or e-edition. Eleanor G. (Peckham) Loveland, 84, of Bristol, wife of 63 years of Robert Loveland, died Friday, June 14 after a…

Listings for June 15

  Dining listings SATURDAY, JUNE 15 BRISTOL WINE AND BEER TASTING FUND RAISER EVENT. 4 to 8 p.m. A variety of wines and beers. Light refreshments. Raffles. Benefit for the Bristol American Legion Auxiliary Unit 2. Bristol American Legion Hall,…

Police blotter for June 14

Bristol police reported the following arrests: •Brandon A. Banton, 25, of 28 Stafford Ave., Apt. No. 1C, Bristol was arrested on June 3 and charged with third degree assault, second degree breach of peace, third degree criminal mischief, and threatening.…

Obituaries for June 14

The following obituaries will be published in the June 14 Observer. For more information, look to our print edition or e-edition on Friday. John C. Stratton, 43, of Terryville, died Monday, June 3 at JohnDempseyHospital, Farmington. Ethan H. Alling, 91,…

Five come together as one (art show)

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR They are five artists working in different mediums and who draw from different influences. But their work is coming together at Paris in Plantsville to underline the theme evoked by the show’s title, “Sophisticated Absurdities.”…

Police blotter for June 7

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Jason O. Beebe, 38, of 77 Swanson Dr., Bristol was arrested on May 24 and charged with operation while under the influence and failure to have lights lit/devices illuminated. •Allen Hapeman, 26,…

Listings for June 7

Music listings FRIDAY, JUNE 7 BRISTOL SAVAGE BROTHERS. Downtown Café, 118 Main St., Bristol. DowntownCafeCt.com   OTHER HERE COME THE MUMMIES. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. Free. MoheganSun.com   THE WATERBURY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WINE AND MUSIC. 5:30 to…

Obituaries for June 7

The following obituaries will be published in the June 7 Observer. For more details, look to our print or e-editions on Friday. Mary “Mimi” (DeFelippi) Peccolo, 98, widow of Anthony Peccolo, died Saturday, May 25. Emma Marie Sebastian, 91 of…